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Kimberly Sue Davidson McBride

  • Written by Woodinville Weekly Staff

Kimberly Sue Davidson McBride, 43, passed away of sudden cardiac arrest on Sept. 5, 2014 at her home in Duvall. She is survived by her husband, Douglas Todd McBride; children Nathan (15), Benjamin (13), and Meredith (10); as well as brother Jeffrey Edward Davidson; parents Lynn and Sue Davidson; and many loving family members from the McBride and Davidson families. She is preceded in death by her little twin sisters, Deborah and Dana.

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Maria Provvidenza Truglio

  • Written by Woodinville Weekly Staff

Truglio 2cMaria ObitpicMaria Provvidenza Truglio, 94, of Stanwood, died Thursday, Sept. 18, 2014. She was born Nov. 23, 1919 in Castelvetrano, Sicily, Italy, the daughter of the late Guisseppi and Antonina (Brazzamano) Russotto. Maria married Stefano Truglio on April 1, 1944. He preceded her in death on Feb. 12, 2004. She is survived by a son, Joseph Truglio and wife Suzie; three grandchildren, Ted Truglio and wife Sarah, Jennifer Truglio-Patrick and husband Shad and Hilary Truglio-Storey and husband Ryan; and six great-grandchildren, Jack, Ellie, Cole, Hudson, Alexie and Charlie. A celebration of Maria’s life will be held at 3:30 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 11 at Life Celebrations by Washelli, 18224 103rd Avenue NE, Bothell, WA.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Maria’s name to the Zonta Club of Everett Foundation, P.O. Box 5204, Everett, WA 98206.

Frances G. Smith

  • Written by Woodinville Weekly Staff

Smith051Frances G. Smith of Woodinville passed away in her sleep Tuesday morning, Sept. 23, 2014.

She was born in Chicago on March 5, 1934, and moved to Washington in 1980. She was a Woodinville resident for 28 years.

Prior to moving to Washington, Frances taught school in Chicago. Once in Washington, she taught at Woodinville Montessori School. Frances’ passion was dance. She studied dance in Chicago and was at ease on the dance floor, be it ballroom or modern dance. Frances was active throughout her life. She was taking Zumba and Aero Flex three times a week prior to her stroke two years ago.

She is survived by her husband Bruce and her daughters Kimberlyn and Mariana. The service will be private.

Lena D. Smith

  • Written by Woodinville Weekly Staff

Lena D. Smith, a longtime resident of Duvall, passed away Sept. 5, 2014 at the Regency Care Center in Monroe after a lengthy illness. She was born Nov. 12, 1915 in Union, Ore. to William Louis and Kathleen Lydia (Thompson) Snively. She lived in Oregon, Idaho and Washington, moving to the Cherry Gardens area of Duvall in 1943.

Lena was preceded in death by her parents; several siblings; three husbands, William D. Howes; Harley E. Lankins and W. Albert R. Smith; and two grandsons.

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Aurelius “Rink” de Vries

  • Written by Woodinville Weekly Staff

Aurelius “Rink” de Vries, age 93, of Duvall passed away peacefully on his own terms on Thursday morning, Sept. 11, 2014.

He was born in St. Nicolaasga, Friesland, Netherlands on March 20, 1921 to Richard and Henrietta de Vries. At the young age of three he traveled by steamboat to America, arriving first in New York then traveling by train to Chicago and finally arriving by car in Snohomish, Wash. in May 1924.

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