The Garden Island


Sep 24(1.) JOHN MILTON TEUTSCH, JR. 91, passed away peacefully in Shoreline, Washington on August 12, 2021, following a long battle with Alzheimer's Disease. John pursued a long and successful career in mortgage banking, serving as President and Chief Executive Officer of Rainier Mortgage (later part of Bank of America). He and his wife, Delores, made their home in Kirkland, Washington until the mid-1980's when they moved to Downtown Seattle. Later they retired to their longtime summer residence on Whidbey Island. John and Delores spent winters in Honolulu, where John was a regular on the golf course at Oahu Country Club. John (...) (End Date: Sep 24) (p1)
Sep 24(2.) MELVIN P. VIOS 82, passed away peacefully in Las Vegas, on September 9, 2021. Mel was born in Waialua, where he grew up as the youngest in a lively family of five brothers and two sisters. He graduated from Maryknoll High School in 1956, was proud to be a lifelong Spartan, and attended his class reunions as often as he could. Mel was a Vietnam veteran, and served as a union business agent, as well as running his own personnel consulting firm for many years. Gifted with a beautiful singing voice, he performed with The Honolulu Chorale, Voices of Aloha (...) (End Date: Sep 24) (p1)
Sep 24(3.) KEITH V. JOHNSON CAPT. Keith Vernon Johnson, USN (RET) passed away on 14 August 2021 in Seattle WA of natural causes at the age of 97. Son of Ernest V. and Leatha O. (Linn) Johnson, he was born on 12 December 1923 in Fremont, Nebraska. Keith attended schools in Saunders County, NE – District 7, Mead Consolidated, and District 57. He graduated from Arlington High School in 1941 and attended the University of Nebraska, Doane College and University of Washington. On 23 November 1944, he married his high school sweetheart Marjorie A. Gilfry at Arlington, NE. The day prior, Keith (...) (End Date: Sep 24) (p1)