Arlington - Lois A. Wedekind, 64, of Arlington Washington, unexpectedly passed away July 7th ,2021. She was surrounded by family members and loved ones.
Lois was born in Arlington Washington on January 4th, 1957, the daughter of late Gordon and Marguerite Herz.
Lois had recently retired from a long career working for Skagit County Assessor's office and loved being outdoors and spending time with friends and family. She was a huge animal lover and was often found doting on any animal that crossed her path. She had a very kind heart and was always willing to lend a hand to help or an ear to listen. She had a zest for what the future held, from being able to travel and enjoy time with friends to spoiling her grandchildren.
Lois is survived by 2 children, Gina Mattern and Michael Graham; son and daughter in law, Clay Mattern and Tricia Graham; 5 grandchildren, Caleb Mattern, Maggie Mattern, Karter Graham, Bailey Graham and Brennan Wilson; 6 siblings Joy, Sue, Jeanette, Gordy, Rita and Paul.
A service will be held on Sunday July 18th, 2021, at the Stillaguamish Museum's Pioneer Hall, located at 20722 67th Ave. NE Arlington WA 98223 at 2:00 pm.
Published by Skagit Valley Herald from Jul. 15 to Jul. 16, 2021.