Feb. 17, 1927 - Feb. 14, 2010
Sylvia DeRuwe Boule' Baker was a lifetime volunteer in many community organizations, and an active member of the Catholic Church. She was preceded in death by her husband, Ken Boule' and husband, Ernie Baker. She is survived by her son, Bob Boule' of Blaine, Wash., and numerous nieces and nephews.
The family wishes to thank Whatcom Hospice and the many volunteers who helped Sylvia in her last days. Memorials may be made to Children's Orthopedic Hospital or the Bellingham Rotary Foundation.
Mass of Christian Burial will be held at St. Patrick Catholic Church in Walla Walla on Thursday, Feb. 18, 2010, at 10:30 a.m., followed by burial at Mountain View Cemetery. Reception to follow at the church. A Celebration of Sylvia's life will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, April 3, 2010 at Smuggler's Inn, in Blaine. For details call 360-332-1749. You may view photos of Sylvia's life and share memories with the family at www.westfordfuneralhome.com. Westford Funeral Home Bellingham, Wash.