OBITUARY

Tonna Lee Qualey

June 8, 1944September 7, 2013

Tonna Lee Qualey was born on June 8, 1944 and passed away on September 7, 2013 in Ferndale, WA.

Services

  • Memorial Service Saturday, November 30, 2013
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Tonna Lee Qualey

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November 17, 2013

Tonna I will miss you every day for the rest of my life. I'm very thankful for the time we had befor you had to leave.
Love you Sis
Syl.

Margo Lynn

October 5, 2013

Thanks for the flowers in 1973... they were the first I ever received and it was an absolutely magical moment. Thanks for Kerry and Andrew. You told me a couple years ago that you were working to channel/be like/provide the wisdom of my grandmother. I started doing the same that very day. Thanks for Christmases, summer parties, birthdays and love. Mostly, thanks for loving me. I miss you.

October 2, 2013

I always considered you my Aunt for over 40 years but didn't get to know you as well as your other sisters but I have always loved you and will miss you a lot. I know you were an amazing mom because you have amazing children. I know I will see you again in heaven. Love you Aunt Tonna.

Brenda Cook

September 23, 2013

Dear Sylvia,Kerry and family,
I am so sorry for your loss, I remember Tonna well, what a nice, loving sister and mother you had. God Bless you all.

September 23, 2013

Words cannot express how grateful I am that I came to know you better in the last months of your life. I am thankful for your words of wisdom and ever positive outlook on life. I will treasure the "girl's" vacation we were all able to take and the laughter and love that all of us shared. I miss seeing you every weekend and bringing you fresh flowers. Colby still asks about you and tells me how much he misses you. He says he cant wait until we are all together again. Also, I am grateful to have had a chance to get to know your amazing children. They are two of the strongest, kind-hearted and giving people. You must have been an amazing mother to have guided them to this point. I am so thankful that you are there waiting for us. Until then, we will be here taking care of each other. Love you, Auntie Tonna :)

Barb DeGroot

September 18, 2013

So many memories! I will miss your smile, laughter, and love. Say hi to mom and auntie fran.

Elma Ashby

September 18, 2013

So thankful we got one last visit... We always had such a good time when we got together. You were always such a caring friend. God must have needed one more angel for something very special. R I P

Gail Chism

September 17, 2013

We lost a wonderful neighbor & friend. Hank worked on my Dad's farm in the early 1960's and THEN they ended up my neighbor. Tonna had a practical way about her, that is, until her witty humor check in. She loved my kids & they loved her back. She was always sewing & I remember the "Patriotic" shorts she made for Michelle. She told me she could look up the hill & see ALL my candles burning at nite "like a house-a-fire" She organized a song fest at Christmas time one year. We went thru the neighborhood singing carols & the nursing home where her mom was. ALL the kids love that happy memory. I was so sad when she moved to Marysville, but Lowell was always her home. Now it's our kids turn to keep in touch with each other and memories that will last a lifetime. Love & Miss you Tonna, God Bless your family thru this so difficult time. Gail

September 16, 2013

dear Sylvia so sorry to hear of Tonyas passing. My prayers go out to you.
with love
Dottie Rush,hills,Swift

September 16, 2013

Sweet Tonna. I was saddened to hear of your passing. I was on the road to Wisconsin for my Fathers funeral when yur nephew Jason let me know. I immediately called Everett Transit to let all your old friends and co-workers know too. God was busy getting new angels I think. You will be missed my old friend.

See you again in heaven.

Hugs, Pam (Drexler) Audette