Obituary of Lucille Neyens
Lucille Marie Neyens, age 80, peacefully passed surrounded by family on March 29, 2018 in Bellingham. Born on April 2, 1937 to Querino and Pauline Mariotto, she is survived by her children: Duane (Jane) Neyens, Kathy (Mel, deceased) Chapman, Loren (Diane) Neyens, Brian (Cheri) Neyens, five grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
Lucille graduated from Bellingham High School in 1955. She enjoyed traveling, camping, attending her grandchildren's games and performances and years of Friday-night dinners with her dear friends of 44 years, Sybil and David Pitton. Alongside her husband and her son, Loren, she owned and operated Point Roberts Auto Freight (PRAF) from 1973 to 2007.
She is preceded in death by her husband of 50 years, J Darrell Neyens, son-in-law, Mel Chapman, brothers, Wallace Mariotto and Donald Mariotto, and her parents.
Lucille will be buried in a private ceremony, followed by a public memorial service, at 2 p.m. on Saturday, April 7, 2018 at Mole's Farewell Tributes, on Lakeway Dr. in Bellingham, Washington.
In lieu of flowers the family requests donations to Whatcom Hospice.