Harold Lewis “Uncle Mickey” Walker

November 7, 1916 – January 11, 2021

Uncle Mickey passed away peacefully on January 11th at the age of 104 surrounded by family. Mickey was born in Cleveland Ohio on November 7th 1916 and spent many years sailing the Great Lakes as a merchant marine. Anyone who knew Uncle Mickey heard stories of the massive waters of the great lakes and the adventures that filled him for a lifetime. 
In 1941 Uncle Mickey began his service in the United States Navy where he served until 1945. He was a proud WWII veteran, and his whole family is proud of him. 

Mickey married his love Ruth Coy a Tulalip Tribal member in 1946, they spent many years in Renton while he made a career with the Boeing Company. Uncle made friends everywhere he went and that included many from Boeing. 

Mickey and Ruth made their way back to Tulalip where he retired from the Everett branch of Boeing. During this time Mickey and Ruth enjoyed being home in the Tulalip community; active at St. Anne’s Church, community ceremonies and partaking in traditional ways of being. Mickey was bestowed the title Honorary Tribal Member for his dedication and love for the Tulalip people. 

Uncle Mickey moved to a remote area in Arizona and began to lead a simple life, taking walks and enjoying the outdoors and traveling the Southwest with Ruth. He was very independent all the way until the end of his life. Uncle Mickey was a proud man, honorable and had a wonderful sense of humor. 

Uncle moved back to Tulalip 7 years ago and lived the rest of his life living with his nephew Lenny and spending time with family. Uncle Mickey is survived has numerous nieces and nephews who brightened up his life. He is preceded in death by his wife Ruth Walker, his parents, two brothers and a sister. 

We would like to thank all the caregivers who helped make Uncles life full, happy and healthy over the last couple of years. We will remember Uncle Mickey’s smile for the rest of our lives, he blessed us until his last breath and will continue on for the rest of ours. 

A graveside service will be held Thursday, January 14, 2021 at 12 Noon at Mission Beach Cemetery. Arrangements entrusted to Schaefer-Shipman Funeral Home

Ami Ashli Pablo

July 19, 1978 – January 6, 2021

Ami Ashli Pablo of Tulalip passed away on January 6, 2021. 
She was born on July 19, 1978 to Cheryl Enick and Eddy Pablo Sr. 

Ami loved being out on the water crabbing and fishing with her family. She worked at the Tulalip Liquor store and Tulalip Bingo. Ami enjoyed and was a competitive pool player. She also worked as a stewardess on the Mt. Mitchell and traveled off to Alaska. She truly enjoyed just driving around and flipping everyone the peace sign with her bright smile and showing off her big dimples. She truly enjoyed spending time with her grand-children they were her whole world. 

Ami is survived by her mother Cheryl (Dan) Enick and step mom Lori Parks. 
Siblings/Brothers: Roy (Ananda) Pablo, Eddy (Sage) Pablo, Dean (Darlena) Pablo, Matthew Pablo and Kanim Henry; sisters, Tara and Leandra. Her Daughter Kia (Adam) Pablo
Grandchildren: Chuckie, Sheraylah, Penina, Avonna and one unborn grandchild on the way. 
Numerous other family members and friends.
Proceeded in death by her Father Eddy Pablo Sr., Her brother James Pablo, and her son Dontae Wayne Jones. Her grandparents: James and Evelyn Enick, Leota and Louie Pablo Sr. 

A graveside service will be held Wednesday, January 13, 2021 at 10:00 am at Mission Beach Cemetery. Arrangements entrusted to Schaefer-Shipman Funeral Home.

Tamara Lee Hayes

April 8, 1963 – January 4, 2021

Tamara Lee Hayes 57, went on her journey to our ancestors on January 4, 2021. Born April 8, 1963 to Merle A. Hayes II “Hillbillie Rocker Chuck” and April Smith (Marvin). A proud Tulalip Tribal member; living her amazing beautiful life on reservation. Her powerful smile and natural motherly support for all. Led her to become a great treasure box of cultural teachings, that her involvement, true dedication to her people/community was shared throughout Indian country. 

She enjoyed and loved berry picking, storytelling, bingo slots, travel, never afraid of hard work, or to lend anyone a hand or hug. 

Her treasure box of grandchildren “gems”, she was never afraid to share her gems and share her contagious humor with friends and family. Holidays “dinna” is where she shines, keeping us close and being such a great warrioress motivated her to become the best she could be simply make a whole room become one with just her presence. Tamara’s strength for our family came through her spirituality and faith in the Lord. She leaves a humble legacy and her true legend qualities with her daughters, where she lived with Cierra Williams they both raised her grandchildren together. Blessings to our awesome family, she appreciated and adored all her aunts, uncles, friends, and family which helped build her foundation. 

Survived by, Father Merle A. Hayes II, Mother April (Marvin) Smith, siblings: Merle A. Hayes III, Carnagie (Tara) Hayes, Bernadette Abuan, Holliday Hayes (Antonio). Children: Courtney Solomon and Cierra Williams. Grandchildren: Owen A.J. Woods, Martine Tamara Solomon (Trevor), Wesley G.V. Solomon, Irene R.A. Solomon, Darrian L. Solomon, Pierce J. McCLellan, Christopher S. McClellan, Sophia Victoria Rose Williams. Great grandsons: Shawn Lee Solomon and soon to be great-grandchild. 

Proceeded in death by her grandparents, aunts, uncles, cousins. Beloved Sophia Solomon and Edison McClellan Jr.

A graveside service will be held Monday, January 11, 2021 at 12 Noon at Mission Beach Cemetery. Arrangements entrusted to Schaefer-Shipman Funeral Home.

Elaine Janice Moses

October 26, 1938 – December 26, 2020

Elaine Janice Moses, 82, of Tulalip, WA, passed away December 26, 2020 at home with her family by her side. She was born October 26, 1938 in Tulalip to Oscar and Charlotte Paul.

She worked at the Tulalip Casino in maintenance. She enjoyed going to the Casino, working with her flowers, being with her grandchildren, and her outings with Sylvia.

She is survived by her husband of 62 years, Gilbert Moses Sr.; four children, Sylvia (Robert) Myers, Arnel (Alan) Williams, and Gilbert Moses, Jr.; sisters, Charlene Williams and Clarice Moses; eight grandchildren; and ten great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents; and daughter, Nancy Moses. 

There will be a graveside service Saturday, January 2, 2021 at 12 noon at Mission Beach Cemetery. Arrangements entrusted to Schaefer-Shipman Funeral Home.

Geraldine “Geri” Bill

October 11, 1935 – December 26, 2020

Geraldine “Geri” Bill of Tulalip, WA was born to Laura Ella and Isadore Tom Sr, on October 11, 1935. She went to be with the Lord on December 26, 2020. 

Geri had a strong spiritual foundation guided by her late father who was a spiritual healer and advisor, Geri enjoyed traveling to stick games and made many friends along the way. She also loved to play Bingo, and she was a big Seahawks fan. 

She leaves behind her children Inez Bill, Jolene Bill, Donna Houle (Darrell), Brian Bill (Stephanie), Kristy Bill (Philip, Dec.); sisters Loretta Tom and Sammy Kay(Gerald). She also leaves behind numerous grandchildren and great grandchildren;, nieces, nephews and extended family members. She is reunited with her parents Isadore Tom Sr. and Laura Tom; her brothers Isadore Tom Jr, and Alvin Tom; sisters, Loreen Lawrence, Janice Edwards ,Beverly Tom, Nancy Tom, Lucy John and Sandra Tom.

We were not ready for Geri to leave us but God called her away, Geri will be greatly missed by her family and friends, there will not be a funeral due to COVID-19 restrictions, but a gathering will be planned and held at a later date. 

RoseAnn Green

May 30, 1964 – December 18, 2020

RoseAnn Green, 56, of Tulalip went to be with the Lord on December 18, 2020. She was born in Darrington, WA on May 30, 1964. RoseAnn loved to travel and lived many places such as California, New Mexico, Hawaii, Wyoming, although her true home was Darrington and Tulalip Washington. 

RoseAnn saw the world as her canvas. She traveled so much that it would be impossible to name all of the places she’d gone. Her favorite trips were to see her daughter Tanya and the grandkids. These took her to Germany, Spain, Colorado, and Idaho! An especially proud moment in her life was when her daughter received her MBA degree. She always boasted that her son Jeff was a gentle, intellectual soul and was always there for her. She was so happy when he found love and married Jennifer. RoseAnn loved watching cooking shows and would make versions of what she saw then deliver them to the lucky recipient. Her dishes and appetizers were always a hit at gatherings, including cooking dishes for Darrington funeral dinners. 

RoseAnn loved the Seahawks; she recorded every game. Go Hawks! Her beloved dog Winston was always by her side and ready for a ride. She was a generous person who always found ways to give her time to others, whether it was an event, helping a friend or helping her parents during the pandemic. RoseAnn loved her leadership roles with the Tulalip Tribes. She was highly intelligent, a problem solver and loved organizing. She was athletic and enjoyed softball, cheerleading, and golf! She really enjoyed playing slots at the casinos and loved reading books. RoseAnn did not want the spotlight but she always lit up the room when she walked in. She made friends easily and brought joy wherever she went. 

She is survived by her daughter, Tanya Burns; and husband, Elliott, of Arlington; son, Jeffrey Sharp and wife Jennifer, of Tulalip; dad, Neil Green, Sr. and wife Nancy, of Darrington; mom, Eleanor Nielsen and husband Eddie, sister, Linda Aranda and husband Carlton; brothers, Brad Green and Neil Green Jr., all of Tulalip; sister, Nina Reece, of Arlington; sister, Teresa Meece and husband Richard, of Darrington; and the lights of her life her grandchildren, Brooklan and Remi. She also leaves behind many nieces, nephews, and tons of cousins.
RoseAnn is reunited in Heaven with her brother, David Hunter; nephew, James Michael Emhoolah; maternal grandparents, Bernice Sheldon Williams and John Miller; paternal grandparents, Roy Green and Maggie Green; and her best friend, Cynthia “Sindy” Kay King.
We were not ready for RoseAnn to leave us, but God called her away. RoseAnn will be deeply missed by her family and friends. There will not be a funeral proceeding due to COVID-19 restrictions, but a gathering will be planned and held at a later date. Arrangement entrusted to Schaefer-Shipman Funeral Home.

George K. Tsoodle

December 24, 1944 – December 18, 2020

He was a good man. George K. Tsoodle 1. He was born December 24, 1944 to loving parents Dora Autobo & Henry James Tsoodle, in Mountainview Oklahoma. He was a member of the Kiowa tribes of Oklahoma.

He made it to the 7th grade, but began working at the age of 9. His passion for fixing things guided him through multiple careers from moving furniture, Welco lumber co. security at theTulalip casino & ended his career with the Tulalip tribes after working 18 years in July 2020 after retiring he built a pig farm & spent the rest of his days maintaining it at home. He was a spiritual believer. His dedication to the smokehouse helped many lives created many spiritual children. Like Walter Bradley, Rosalie Topaum, and many others he followed Kenneth Moses SR & JR along the coast, to help with their spiritual work. His passion in sports introduced him to his wife Vickie Tsoodle and made him into a very passionate softball coach to his daughters and the fellow girls who played on the their teams. He continued his unlimited support for sports when his grandchildren played basketball, softball or whatever it was they decided to play. Since the beginning he has been an avid Seahawks fan, the original 12th man.

Preceded in death by his mother Dora Autobo and his father Henry James Tsoodle his siblings Hawley Tsoodle vena J. waters Annamae Clawson Russell T. Tsoodle his nephew Joey Brungardt and his grandson Sateshon R. Conway and many loved ones. Survived by his wife Vickie Tsoodle and his daughters Paula Tsoodle Mel Tsoodle Jk Tsoodle Dorthera (Diya) Tsoodle and his grandchildren George Tsoodle 2 Jayson Tsoodle Jessyca Tsoodle Roxanne Conway Jakeb Conway Joann Ancheta Candace Tsoodle Iissaya Ancheta Dora Conway Aarron Tsoodle-Miller Sylus Edwards Berta Conway Dalilah Tsoodle-Jones Zackary Jones Ezekial Tsoodle-Edwards Abrielle Tsoodle-Jones great grandkids Seria Ahlberg Gabrial Tsoodle Kain Tsoodle-Ahlberg Tiana Tsoodle-Ahlberg leviathan Tsoodle-Ahlberg Sahale Conway Sire Conway and his siblings chuck Tsoodle Geneva Brungardt Al Tsoodle Susan perish and numerous Nieces, nephews, friends and family. George and Vickie were married for 48 years sorely be missed by many.

A family committal service will be held Tuesday, Dec. 29, 2020 at 10:00 AM at Mission Beach Cemetery. Arrangements entrusted to Schaefer-Shipman Funeral Home.

Kelly Cashmere Moses Jr.

May 25, 1995 – December 17, 2020

Kelly Cashmere Moses Jr was born May 25th, 1995 and made his way to the other side December 17th, 2020. Kelly was born to his father and Mother, Kelly R. Moses Sr and Marcella Moses.

Kelly loved long-boarding, writing, drawing, being outdoors, traveling to winter pow wows, and was an inspiring photographer. Growing up Kelly was never seen without his best friend, Brian O’day. Always both together and one was never seen without the other. Kelly had humorous and outgoing nature that made him stand out in a crowd. Kelly always had an endless compassion towards others and a quality that made him compassionate towards animals.

Kelly is survived by his father and mother, Kelly R. Moses Sr. And Marcella Moses, Daughter Evelyn Zephar Moses, Brother Walter Moses and sister-in-law Irene Moses, Sisters Angela Peltier and brother-in-law Timothy Peltier, and Elizabeth Moses and brother-in-law Jason Kaestner. Special friend Jess Moses, Special aunties Carolyn Moses and Millie Russell, special nephew, whom he help raise and name, Mordecai Moses and numerous nieces and nephews. 

Kelly is proceeded in death by his grandfather Victor Moses Sr. And Esther Moses, Harvey Russell Sr. and Francis Russell. Uncles, Victor Moses Jr., Mark Moses, Kim Moses, Raymond Moses, Lavelle Russell, and Monty Russell. His best animal companion, “Lucy”.

Graveside service Monday, Dec. 28, 2020 at 10:00 AM, Tulalip Beach Cemetery. Immediate family only and strict COVID-19 restrictions will be in place.

Arrangements entrusted to Schaefer-Shipman Funeral Home.

Robert (Bob) Lee Power

October 15, 1950 – November 13, 2020

Robert (Bob) Lee Power at the age of 70 passed away peacefully at Providence Hospital in Everett, WA 11/13/2020, with loved ones by his side. 

Bob is survived by his mother; Dorothy (Hawkins) Power; brother Paul Power; children: Ivy Guss, Selena Guss, Robert Guss, and Anthony Power. Also many grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, and numerous other family and close friends. 

Bob was preceded in death by his father; Paul Power; brother Bill Power; sons Albert Power, and John Gibson.

Bob was loved and adored by so many and will be greatly missed. He was a kind hearted man, who loved his family and friends beyond words, he showed us in so many ways. 

He was somebody who was always willing to help where needed. A man of many talents, from being an amazing mechanic, who also had an extreme love for old muscle cars, to building wood furniture back in his school age years which his mother still has the honor of using in her home today. 

Bob was the best father, son, grandpa, brother, uncle, and friend anybody could ask for.

A graveside service will be held Saturday, November 21, 2020 at 10:00 AM at Mission Beach Cemetery in Tulalip. Arrangements entrusted to Schaefer-Shipman Funeral Home.

Blanche Helen Coy James

Sunrise July 15, 1922 Sunset November 11, 2020

Blanche Helen Coy James, age 98, the oldest Tulalip Tribal Elder, beloved Mother, Grandmother, and Great Grandmother, peacefully passed away in the comfort of her home on Wednesday, November 11, 2020 with her beloved family by her side. Blanche was an avid snow skier who loved gardening and a faithful devoted follower of our lord Jesus Christ. She dedicated her life to her family, and her greatest joy and achievement was to see her family grow and spend time with them. Blanche was preceded in death by her daughter, Louise Brown. 

Blanche is survived by her loving children, Larry James (Gina James), Gayle Kopple (Alan Koppel), Randy James (Dodie James), Vicki Hill (Randy Hill); her Grandchildren, Gene Zufelt, Angela Smith, Ryan James, Saundra Yon-Wagner, Brent Kellogg, M’Lissa Kaysner, Jeremy Wagner, Jennifer James, and April Vander Pol; and 23 Great Grandchildren. 

At a private service in Mission Beach, Grandma Nana, as she was called by many, will be laid to rest. 

Her kindness, devotion, and love will never be forgotten. Her laughter, sense of humor and smile will forever live in our hearts.