Long-time resident Tony Cooke passed away on Jan. 2, 2017.
Tony lived in Woodinville for over 40 years. She enjoyed the NW, naming her home “Shalom in the Pines.” She involved herself in local affairs, especially the Kingsgate and Woodinville libraries.
Tony was born in London, England and moved to the US as a child. She lived in New York and Southern California, working for the American Cancer Society. She also ran a record distribution business with her husband Frank before they retired to Woodinville in the 1970s.
Remembrances may be made to the American Cancer Society.
Edwin J. Zanassi, 91, descendant of one of the pioneer farming families of the Sammamish Valley, died December 14, 2016 at Evergreen Hospice in Kirkland, Washington after a brief illness. He was born February 2, 1925 in Woodinville, Washington to John and Anna (Aries) Zanassi. He attended Woodinville School and graduated from Bothell High School in 1943. Ed is survived by his loving wife, Eva, of 56 years and daughter Elaine, both of Woodinville, granddaughter Danielle of Lake Stevens, sister Virginia Gibbs of Woodinville and a large extended family.
He was a kind and caring husband, father, grandfather and friend to many. He will be greatly missed. Services were held Dec. 20 at Acacia Funeral Home, Seattle, WA. Remembrances in his memory may be made to Evergreen Hospice at Evergreen Medical Center or to the Scholarship Foundation of Northshore, PO Box 1773, Woodinville, WA 98072.
With deepest sorrow Teresa Banks-Peterson, 54, joined her grandparents in heaven on October 29, 2016. Born in Aberdeen, Wash. on February 5, 1962 to Jim and Mary Banks of Redmond, Wash., sister to Jimmy (Megan), Shelly, Dean (Beth) and Katie (Ed).
Kathryn “Kathy” Fay Marty, born June 23, 1952 in Kirkland, WA to Arthur and Janice Ducken, departed this life October 17, 2016 in Snohomish, WA. She was 64. Kathy enjoyed crafting with and loving on her grandchildren, cheering on the Seattle Seahawks, Washington Huskies and Dale Earnhardt, Jr., baking, decorating, and spending time with her family. Kathy spent many years making friends and homemade soup as co-owner with her husband at the Time Out Sports Bar in Kirkland and The Cozy Roadhouse in Clinton, and then co-managing Western Auction Co. Kathy loved helping people and making them happy. For many years she volunteered her time with the Make a Wish Foundation, helping grant wishes to sick children. She is survived by her loving husband of 48 years, Larry, son Blake Marty (Corrina) of Carnation, daughter Robin Baldwin (Bob) of Snoqualmie, her mother Janice Ducken, siblings Steve Ducken of Carnation, Leroy Ducken (Ella) of Sandpoint, ID, Shelly Anton (Nick) of Maple Valley, Rob Ducken (Tracy) of Carnation, grandchildren Shantel, Arthur, Lily, Elle, and Blakely. Kathy was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother and friend and she will be deeply missed by all who knew and loved her.