Julie Mae Mitchell Koehler Ferguson Swartwood
Julie was born in Seattle, WA. She graduated from Bellingham HS in 1968 and earned a Certificate of Merit in Engineering Technology shortly after. She eventually found a career in Traffic Control. She was known to her family as a passionate, loving woman who could go anywhere and run into someone she knew. She enjoyed her closest friends and 'sisters' Patty Neil, Beth Gates and Dawn Crandall. She is survived by her 6 children Colin (Meredith) Koehler, Brandon Koehler, Amber Koehler, Stephanie (Jeffery) Davis, Andrea Koehler, and Owen (Raechel) Koehler, her former husband Larry Koehler and Step-son Mike Mitchell, as well as her 12 Grandkids who all loved her very much. Corwin, Violet, Addyson, Elle, Justin, Alexis, Sophia, Jeffery Jr., Lukas, Kaleb, Adrien and Ashtyn. She was preceded in death by her loving parents Verne and Gladys Swartwood, 1st husband Jerry Ferguson, 3rd husband Lawrence Mitchell and Daughter-in-law Sarah Koehler. Please come share your stories with us at a memorial open house to be held Saturday, February 13th at the Squalicum Boathouse from 1-4, located at 2600 S. Harbor Loop, Bellingham.
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Published in Bellingham Herald on Feb. 7, 2016