Ennette Brumbaugh-Jussero 

July 18, 1963 – December 4, 2023

We are sad to announce the passing of Ennette Elise Brumbaugh-Jussero of Tulalip Washington. Ennette has passed away at a young age of 60. Ennette was blessed to have passed away surrounded by her loved ones after a long battle with illness.

Ennette was born on July 18, 1963 and passed away on December 4 th, 2023. Ennette leaves behind a son Shaun Dale McCurdy (39), a granddaughter Liberty Marie Mccurdy (17), a daughter Sheena Shuree McCurdy (38) a grandson Kadyn J Richards (19), and daughter Kristie Marie Jussero (33).

Ennette enjoyed singing, music and self-teaching of all instruments she could get her hands on. She also loved and enjoyed her animals, she was proud to be a Tulalip Tribal Member. But her main love in life was spending time with family visiting and laughing.

Ennette leaves behind her brother Terry Roy Parker Sr, sister-in-law Pam Parker, Sister Sherry Joy Guzman and brother-in-law Ponciano (Pete) Guzman and many nieces and nephews and great nieces and nephews.

Ennette is now rejoicing with her Mom Virginia Cepa Brumbaugh, Dad Emmett Brumbaugh, and sister Jodee Brumbaugh Aschenbrenner.

We w ill be meeting at Schaefer Shipman funeral home in Marysville Washington at 930am on Monday December 11, 2023, and then proceeding to the Tulalip Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints for services. Ennette will then be laid to rest at the Mission Beach Cemetery.

Theresa Catherine “TAH-LI-SE”Jimicum

August 20, 1975 – November 17, 2023 

She was born into this world on August 20th 1975 to Ruby Jimicum and Daniel “Gene” Zackuse Sr. She went to be with the creator on November 17th 2023. When she was just three days old when she received her Indian name “TAH-Li-SE” from her grandfather Joseph Alvin Jimicum Sr. She grew up and spent most of her time on the Tulalip Indian Reservation. One of her favorite jobs was working for Tulalip’s custodial maintenance department which she dedicated her life to for eight years. She was a very positive, down to earth, uplifting person who loved everyone. She loved spending time with family, her children, and grandchildren. She also enjoyed going to the mountains all year around, to swim in the river during the summer and to see the snow in the winter. Shopping, crocheting, and putting on sparkly makeup were some of her favorite hobbies. She leaves behind what she referred to as her beautiful bouquet of flowers, her children. Ranika Jimicum(Nika), Domanik Moses, Monique Moses(MoMo), Scott Hill Jr, Mary Moses, Charlie Hill, William Thomas, and Emily Thomas. She’s survived by her mother Ruby Jimicum, sister Alvina Jimicum, and her grandchildren Skylena Moses-Apodaca, Katherine Moses-Apodaca, Keilani Moses-Higgins, and Mariah Moses-Erickson. She’ll never be forgotten and always in our hearts!

An interfaith service will be held Monday, Nov. 27, 2023 at 6 PM at the Tulalip Gathering Hall. A celebration of her life will be held Tues, Nov. 28, 2023 at 10 AM at the Tulalip Gathering Hall with burial to follow at Mission Beach Cemetery.

Duane Joseph Collings

SEPTEMBER 27, 1938 – NOVEMBER 10, 2023

On November 10th 2023 Duane (Joe)peacefully passed away at home. Joe was 85 years old. Born to Isabella and Henry (Ace) Collings. Joe is preceded in death by his 3 siblings: Liz, Irene, Sonny. HIs wife, Sandra Collings, Son Joseph (Joey)

As a young man Joe was in the National Guard for approx 4 years.

Joe worked his long career in the Snohomish County area as a Mill Worker. Retired from Jeld Wen/Nord Door in 2003. From there he worked side by side with his daughter Jeanice at T&T Upholstery for 10 years. He really enjoyed the people and working for fun with Jeanice. He enjoyed Food, traveling , music, woodworking, cars and music and of course coffee.

He leaves behind his kids, Jeanice, Jodene, Juanita, Jeff, Lisa, Michael, Deena and Denise and 12 Very special grandchildren and 22 Great Grand Kids. Duane was know as a “Stand Up Guy.”

A celebration of his life will be held Thursday, Nov. 16, 2023 at 10 AM at the Tulalip Gathering Hall with burial to follow at Mission Beach Cemetery. Arrangements entrusted to Schaefer-Shipman Funeral Home.

Elizabeth Margaret Penn

December 17, 1934 – November 4, 2023 

Elizabeth “Liz” Penn was born December 17, 1934 in Monroe, WA to Minnie Jimicum of Tulalip and Paul Raymond Cagey of Swinomish and passed away on November 4, 2023. She graduated Chemawa Indian School and worked in La Push for the Quileute Tribe. Liz was very intelligent worked a lot within the court system as a Native Children’s Advocate she had the potential to go far supporting families.
A passion of hers was sports, she supported the Native hard ball teams and players. Liz loved the Mariners and new all the players names and stats. She loved to read finishing a book in 3 days cover to cover and crocheting. Liz had two favorite Casinos and enjoyed gambling at The Tulalip QCC Casino and The Muckleshoot Casino. Liz was active in Winter ceremonies since 1986. 
She is survived by Richard (Teena) Muir Jr., grandchildren Warren (Betty) King George, Nicole Muir, Great-Grandchildren Cierra (Trevor), Dalton (Brittney), Aneeta, Alysianna, Adayez, Anthony, Avalyn, Malu, Kristina, Matt, Gene, Nathaniel, Vincent, Vernon, Angela, Cecilia, Mary, Roman, Great-Great-Grandchildren Violet, Madex, and Dylan. Liz is survived by numerous family members. 
She was preceded in death by her husband Thomas “Ribs” Penn, sisters Juanita, Roberta, Naomi. Grandchildren Carla Cheer, Jr Shay, and Justin Jones. 

At her request no services will be held. 

David Daniel Spencer Sr.

David Daniel Spencer Sr. was born on June 7, 1937, a Monday, in Tulalip, WA. He entered into rest on October 28, 2023, a Saturday.

David was raised by his grandparents, Katrina ‘Kwi-tee’ and Ambrose Bagley, on the Tulalip Indian Reservation. He graduated from Marysville High School in 1956. David served in the U.S. Army from 1958 to 1961. He attended Everett Community College and the University of Washington. David worked at the General Telephone Company (GTE) for thirty years before retiring in 1991.

He and his soulmate, Viola Carol Jones Spencer, were high school sweethearts and were married on April 7, 1958. They had four children, Doreen, Janel, David Jr., and Dawn Shirley. They were married for 39 years, until her death in 1997. In recent years, he found love again with his partner, Katherine Campbell.

David was a gentleman who was loved by all. He was a kind and gentle person with a warm heart. He was an artist, writer, poet, singer, and life-long learner.

David is survived by his children, Doreen and Peter Sieminski and David Spencer Jr. and Nancy Tom; his partner Katherine Campbell; his granddaughters, Nicole Sieminski and Dawn Marie Spencer; his great-grandchildren, Angelo and Gabriella; his sisters, Mildred and Vivian Spencer; and numerous nieces, nephews, and cousins.

He is preceded in death by his wife Viola Jones Spencer; his daughters, Janel and Dawn Shirley Spencer; his grandson Daniel Sieminski; his parents, Agnes Sese and Richard Spencer Sr.; his grandparents, Katrina ‘Kwi-tee’ and Ambrose Bagley; and his siblings, Grace Meninick Goedel, Sophia Courville Spencer, Richard Spencer Jr., Ruth Zackuse, Infant Spencer, Neil LeClaire, Charles Francis Spencer, Nancy Spencer-Andre, Rose Cross, Harriet Spencer-Hillaire, George Spencer, Robert Spencer, Oscar Spencer, Stephen Spencer, Mary Spencer Jimicum, and Charles Spencer.

An interfaith service will be held Wed. Nov. 1, 2023 at 6 PM at Schaefer-Shipman Funeral Home. A celebration of his life will be held Thursday, Nov. 2, 2023 at 10 AM at the Tulalip Gathering Hall with burial to follow at Mission Beach Cemetery.

Roy Earnesto “Moose” Manson Jr.

September 25, 1987 – October 25, 2023

Roy Manson Jr. “Moose” was born September 25, 1987 to Leslie Bagley and Roy Manson Sr. And passed away surround by family on October 25, 2023. He was raised in Tulalip at the Patrick home. He was a huge sports fan enjoyed watching wrestling and UFC fights. He attend Seahawks games even driving to California. Roy met his wife in 2003 and they married in 2013 in Hawaii. Roy traveled often with his grandparents to Hawaii to attend the Pro Bowl he loved making these memories with his family. He loved listening to his music. 

He is survived by his wife Alexandra kids Nekalanie, Nekyra, Neshanti, Roy III, One grandchild parents, grandma Thelma Williams siblings Shaun Bagley, Darin James, Tareece James, Jaleece James and Hanford James Jr. Close friend Feather Medina. Great Uncle Hank Williams and Great Aunt Judy Patrick. Numerous aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, and cousins.

Preceded in death by Grandpa Cy Williams and Aunts Cheryl A. Bagley, Lynda L. Bagley Teri Marie Bagley. Grandma Pauline Badroad and Grandpa Roy Manson 

A celebration of his life will be held Wednesday, Nov. 1, 2023 at 10 AM at the Tulalip Gathering Hall will burial to follow at Mission Beach Cemetery

Patrick Todd Elliott Sr.

MAY 11, 1962 – OCTOBER 14, 2023

Patrick “Pat” Todd Elliott Sr. passed away on October 14, 2023 at the age of 61. Pat was born May 1 1, 1962 in Tacoma, WA to his parents Thomas and Katherine Elliott. He was the middle child of his four siblings. Pat graduated from Lincoln High School in 1980. After graduation he joined the Marines and served from 1980 to 1985. He was a strong supporter and volunteer of the Toys for Tots program.

Pat married Georgiann Silcott on January 18, 1992. They were blessed with two beautiful children. Julianne and Patrick it in 2002, Pat had the honor of carrying the Olympic Torch through part of Tacoma in Georgiann’s memory. Pat will be remembered by his friends for his helpful nature.

Pat was preceded in death by his wife, Georgiann Elliott, and father, Thomas Elliott. He is survived by his mother, Kathy Elliott; children, Julie Elliott (Seth Ben(Iewald), Patrick Elliott Jr., and Blake Hudson; siblings, Christine “Chris” (Larry) Elliott, Randy Elliott, Lauri (Jon) Mattsen, and Walt Sutterfield; and grandchildren, Kinslee, Greysen, Brody and Hayden.

A memorial service will be held at the Tulalip Gathering Hall, 75 ] 2 Totem Beach Rd., on Friday, November 3, 2023 at 10:00am. A lunch will be served at conclusion of the graveside. In lieu of flowers, gifts or donations can be made to The Marine Corp Toys for Tots program (toysfortots.org).

“We will be known forever by the tracks we leave.” – Dakota

Zachary J. Willard Jr. 

Zac was born October 15, 1992, in Everett WA. He passed from this world on September 24, 2023. He spent most of his life in the Tulalip Bay area. From an early age he had the ability to catch a fish wherever he was fishing. He graduated from Marysville – Pilchuck High School in 2010. His hobbies included deer hunting, fishing, and traveling with his family. He especially loved hunting in the Calder Hills of Idaho. He had bagged and tagged many deer to provide for his family. He was employed at Cedar Mountain Industries for eight years. He was very sensitive and had a high level of coordination and mastered whatever he set out to do.

Zac is survived by his son, Kaleb Willard, life partner Ranika Jimicum, brother Jason Cox, Uncle Steve Willard, Parents Zachary J. Willard Sr. & Keri L. Hegwald and grandparents Sandra & Gary Brame.

He will be deeply missed by all who knew and loved him, and he will always be remembered as a devoted lover of animals.

Celebration of life will be held on October 30, at 10 am at the Tulalip Gathering Hall, 7512 Totem Beach Road, Tulalip.

Gina Teddy Elizabeth Blatchford

21 JUNE, 1988 – 4 OCTOBER, 2023

It is with deep sorrow that we announce the passing of Gina Blatchford, who was born on June 21st, 1988, and departed from this world on October 4th, 2023. Throughout her life, Gina consistently demonstrated unwavering support for her family and had a remarkable ability to make those around her feel cherished. Her existence held great significance, and her departure leaves a void in the lives of her children, namely Lucinda, Azrael, Eric, Prince, and numerous other beloved family members and friends.

Among those mourning her loss are Uncle Charles Blatchford, sister Andrea Blatchford, Cathy Gilman, Barron Gibbs, Brennon Gibbs, Morris Alexander, Steve Hamilton, Andrea Hamilton, Joshua Hamilton, Denise Hatch-Anderson,Danika Hatch, Herman A. Williams Jr. and Cathy Williams.

An evening service will be held Thursday, Oct. 12, 2023 at 6:00 PM at the Tulalip Gathering Hall. A celebration of her life will be held Friday, Oct. 13, 2023 at 10:00 AM at the Tulalip Gathering Hall with burial to follow at Mission Beach Cemetery.

Ariel Whitney Regina MacCurdy

March 6, 1997 – September 21, 2023

Ariel Whitney Regina McCurdy came into this world on March 6th 1997. went to be with the Creator on September 21st. Ariel was a loving granddaughter daughter big sister little sister cousin niece and friend. she grew up being raised in between Arlington and tulalip. she was a tulalip tribal member Ariel always knew how to have a good time she was the life of the party she was hilarious funny loving but most of all she was strong and independent she enjoyed spending lots of time with her younger siblings teasing them loving them being a big sister to them. she leaves behind her mother Alvina jimicum her father Jack MacCurdy her siblings Kristian, Jonathan, Chaliane, Kden, Jack Jack, Rya’lee MacCurdy. grandmothers Ruby Jimicum and Marie MacCurdy as well as several aunties, uncles and many many cousins.
she is proceeded into death by her grandfather Joe MacCurdy, her baby brother Mack, her aunties Katherine and Hope Jimicum, and her cousin Susan 

A celebration of her life will be held Tuesday,, Oct. 3, 2023 at 10:00 AM at the Tulalip Gathering Hall with burial to follow at Mission Beach Cemetery. Arrangements entrusted to Schaefer-Shipman Funeral Home.