James Douglas Fryberg

December 7, 1988May 11, 2018

James Douglas “JD” Fryberg, 29, went peacefully in his sleep to be with our Lord on May 11, 2018 in Walla Walla, WA. JD was born December 7, 1988 in Everett, WA to Gina Harrison and Dean Fryberg Jr. He was a loving, caring and adventurous soul. He grew up in Tulalip, Washington constantly surrounded by his family and friends. He had two children who he loved and cherished very much, Tarynn Fryberg and Autumn Fryberg. He was so proud of his children. Throughout recent years, JD connected with his Native culture and became a grass dancer. He loved the Powwows he was able to participate in and danced with heart. JD also gained a passion for art that included drawing and beading. He was an amazing artist and made beautiful pieces for his family. No matter what JD was going through, he would make sure everyone else was doing ok. He constantly provided encouragement and support to family and friends to follow the right path and make a good life. JD always wanted everyone to know how much he loved them. He is survived by his children Tarynn Fryberg and Autumn Fryberg; Parents, Gina Harrison & Theseus Jones and Dean “Dizzy” Fryberg Jr & Kathryn Cavendar.; Siblings, Josh (Danielle) Fryberg, Ashley Harrison, Danika (Aurelia) Hatch-Aguilar, Deanne Fryberg, Rocky (Stephanie) Harrison, Tabatha Fagundes, Trevor (Cierra) Fryberg, David (June) Cavendar, Michael “Dub” Thompson; Grandpa Dean Fryberg Sr., Richard Madison; Great-Grandparents Glen & Lee Parks; Special Aunt, Deedee Parks, Special Uncle, Alex Salinas and also numerous nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles cousins and all his special brothers. JD is preceded in death by his sister, Jennifer Fryberg; Grandmothers Charmaine Harrison and Betty Henry; Grandfather, Frank Madison Sr.; Uncle, Hanford James Sr.; Aunties, MaryLou Williams and Lois “LouLou” Jones, Great-Granparents, Violet “Speedy Parks and Orville Harrison. JD will be missed by all and is now in Heaven rejoicing with his loved ones. Visitation will be May 17, 2018 from 1pm-2pm at the Schaefer-Shipman Funeral Home. Interfaith services will be May 17, 2018 at 6pm at the Tulalip Tribal Gym. Funeral Services will be May 18, 2018 at 10am at the Tulalip Tribal Gym with burial to follow at the Mission Beach Cemetery.


  • Visitation Thursday, May 17, 2018
  • Funeral Service Friday, May 18, 2018

James Douglas Fryberg

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