Danilo D’Amico Almeida

  • Written by Karin Hopper
Danilo 1Danilo D’Amico Almeida, age 43, died on March 9, after a long and brave struggle with brain cancer. He grew up in Bethesda, MD, and graduated from MIT (Massachusetts Institute of Technology) in 1998 with a BS and a MSc degrees in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science. He started his professional life at MIT, moving to Woodinville, WA, in 2002, where he worked for Microsoft, Likewise, Isilon, and EMC.
Danilo always excelled in his studies and was a caring, goal-oriented, independent, and smart man. Gifted and compassionate, he helped many people in a variety of ways. In everything he did, he tried to make it as perfect as he could, and mastered every endeavor with dedication and passion. Danilo’s mystical and spiritual nature started at an early age and his faith guided and enlightened him all along his path.
Danilo is survived by his parents Plinio and Regina, his sister Sabrina and brother-in-law Paul, and his loving niece Zoe. He is also survived by his godchildren, Maja and Viktor of Woodinville, whom he dearly loved.
There will be a memorial mass at Saint Teresa of Calcutta Church, Woodinville, WA, on April 14, 2018, at 11:00 a.m., followed by a luncheon reception.
Memorial donations can be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital (

William Lang

  • Written by Woodinville Weekly Staff

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The family of William Lang is having a memorial to honor his life on April 7th from 1pm to 4pm at Lake Wilderness Lodge, 22500 SE 248th St., Maple Valley WA 98038. Bill died on February 18th 2018 leaving behind two brothers Charles and George Lang, 4 nieces Corissa, Dana, Brittany, and Kelly and 6 nephews Scott, Michael, Marc, Aaron, Tim and Pete. Bill also left behind his sweet girlfriend Kim Hodges and many many good friends and co-workers in the  Woodinville area and the Northern suburbs of Chicago! Bill was a great guy with a warm heart who loved his Chicago sports team as well as his Lou Malnatti's pizza!  Contact info Charles Lang 425-647-8613 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Herman Kerber

  • Written by Woodinville Weekly Staff
HermKarlaHerman Kerber, age 92, passed away on March 7, 2018 at Evergreen Hospital.
Herm was born in Richmond, California where he grew up and became a self-employed brick mason. Herm was an avid golfer winning numerous amateur tournaments.
Herm served in the U.S. Marine Corps during World War 2 in the South Pacific. He outlived 3 wives.
After a debilitating stroke in 2012 his daughter Karla and her husband Ron brought him to Woodinville to live with them.  He grew to love Washington as his new home.  Although his activities were limited, he enjoyed working in the yard creating a garden filled with flowers for his daughter.  He also enjoyed weekend outings with family and friends.
Herm is survived by his son Mark, daughter Karla, granddaughter Kim, grandson Matt, great granddaughters Alexia and Everly, great grandson Colton and sisters Lillian, Barbara and Sharon as well as a long list of nieces and nephews.
Herm will be missed by everyone that knew him.

Lois A. Karr

  • Written by Woodinville Weekly Staff

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Lois A. Karr, a 30 year resident of Woodinville, passed away March 6, 2018, at the age of 94.

Born in 1923 in the small farming community of Revillo, South Dakota, she lived and taught in California until she retired. Lois moved to Washington to help care for her grandchildren, travel, and play Bridge.

Lois joined the Northwest Driftwood Artists and soon became a teacher of the unique art form. Many teachers and artists are among her students, and all of them she considered her friends.

She is survived by her five children, William, Michael, Dale, and Marie Karr, and Anne Adams, as well as her eight grandchildren, and six great grandchildren.

A Memorial will be held for her at the Northshore Senior Center April 7th at 1:30 p.m.

Howard Leroy Cline Jr.

  • Written by Woodinville Weekly Staff

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On January 1, 2018 Howard Leroy Cline Jr. , better known as Bud, died from pneumonia and heart failure. Bud would have been 49 on January 14. Bud will be remembered as a hard worker, once he got going, ready to get the job done.
Bud was preceded in death by his father, Howard Leroy Cline Sr., and survived by his son, Bryson, mother Maxine,  brother Patrick, and his sisters, Brenda, Stacie and Jennifer. Bryson's mother Lisa Owens, stepdaughter Merribeth Owens and her daughter Layla Child's was also part of his family.
On June 9, 2018 there will be a potluck "remembering" picnic. It will be in Index, Wash. at the city park starting at noon. The park is located next to the elementary school. Drop in for a short time or for the afternoon to share a story or favorite memory of Bud at this "remembering" picnic get together. We hope to see you there. 
Contact Stacie Cline or Coniika K. Mattson on facebook for RSVP and head count.  Just to be aware, there is limited parking.