Obituaries for December 2016

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Obituary: Gerard Neil Harris

The Dalles, Oregon

Gerard "Jerry" Neil Harris passed away in his sleep at his home in The Dalles, Ore., on Dec. 7, 2016, at the age of 77. He was born in Shiprock, N.M., on Oct. 24, 1939, to Lloyd Smith Harris and ...

Obituary: Harold Elton Carter

Maupin, Oregon

Harold Carter of Maupin, Ore. passed away at his home on Dec. 17, 2016, surrounded by those he loved. He was born in Silverton, Ore. to Elton and Thelma Carter, and was the oldest of four children. At age 10 ...

Obituary: Peggy Jo Hammel

Moscow, Idaho

Peggy Jo Hammel, 65, of Moscow, Idaho, passed away on Saturday evening, Dec. 17, 2016 at her home. <br> Peggy was born Jan. 2, 1951, in Idaho Falls to Lorenzo “Tack” and Joan Kimball. Her family lived in several locations ...

Obituary: Curt Lang

Curt Lang, 66, of Hood River, Ore., passed away on Monday, Nov. 28, 2016. Curt grew up in Iowa, and moved to the west coast after graduation. He is survived by his wife, Sallee, of Hood River, Ore.; his brothers, ...

Obituary: Ronald Froebe

Ron was born in The Dalles, Ore., son of Wayne and Ethelene Froebe. He died at Portland’s Providence Medical Center three days after suffering a massive stroke. Ron graduated from The Dalles High School in 1955, and from Oregon State ...

Obituary: Jerald Earl Taylor

Jack Taylor, 86, passed away on Nov . 17, 2016, at his home in Tygh Valley , Ore. Jack was born in Miller, Ore. February 7, 1930, to Malcolm Harvey Taylor and Vera Lillian (Vogel) Taylor . He was the ...

Obituary: William Arthur Tatum

William “Bill” Arthur Tatum, loving husband, father and grandfather and a friend to everyone he met, died Friday, Dec. 2, in Bend. He was 62. A memorial service will be held Saturday, Dec. 31, at 11 a.m. at the FirstBaptist ...

Obituary: Ronald Lloyd Holliday

Ronald Lloyd Holliday was born Oct. 17, 1938, in Portland, Ore., to parents Lloyd and Pearl Holliday. He passed away at home on Nov. 18, 2016. The family moved to Maupin in 1945 when his father returned from the war. ...

Obituary: James Henry Lauterbach

James Henry Lauterbach was born Oct. 4, 1929, to Henry and Faye Lauterbach. Jim was native to the Columbia River Gorge, having been raised in White Salmon, Wash., and North Bonneville, Wash., finishing out his career, retirement and life in ...

Obituary: Levona Geary

Levona Geary, “LaVonne” or “Von” as she was known to family and friends, was a long time resident of The Dalles, she passed away peacefully at her home at The Springs at Mill Creek assisted living on Wednesday, Nov. 30, ...

Obituary: Wallace Pourron May

Wallace May was born on October 9, 1933, in Hood River, Ore. to William Clayton May and Luella Marie (Leonard) May. He was a retired Navy Seabee and retired from the City of The Dalles. He was a truck driver ...

Obituary: George Joseph May

George Joseph May was born in Great Falls, Montana, to Joseph Ridge May and Bertha Marie (Gratton) May. He was the second of eight children, and graduated from Sandy High School in 1946. George worked as a truck mechanic until ...

Obituary: Kenneth Grant Dayley

The Dalles, Oregon

Kenneth was born on Sept. 15, 1921, in Lethbridge, Canada. He died on Nov. 30, 2016, at the Oregon Veterans’ Home, in The Dalles, Oregon.<br> Ken was the third of five children born to William and Hattie Dayley. Although born ...

Obituary: Russell Jess Geiser

Russell Jess Geiser grew up in Moro, Oregon where he went steady with every girl in his first grade class—though mostly not at the same time. He was born on June 7th, 1948 in Butte, MT, and completed Sherman County ...

Obituary: Norman Dion Nelson

The Dalles, Oregon

Norman Dion Nelson (“JR”), 65, of The Dalles, passed away suddenly on Wednesday, November 23rd, 2016. Norm grew up in Prineville and The Dalles, graduating from Crook County High School. He later went on to marry his wife, Laurie, and ...

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