Obituaries for July 2014


Obituary: Barbara Buck Roberts

Tigard, Ore.

Barbara Buck Roberts, 78, of Tigard, Oregon passed away July 19, 2014. Barbara and her husband, C.L. “Leo” Roberts were long time residents of Wasco, Oregon. Barbara was taken from her family quite suddenly and will be greatly missed. She ...

Obituary: Coramae Hulse

Dufur, Ore.

Coramae Hulse, 95, a resident of Dufur, Ore., died Sunday, July 27, 2014, at a local hospital. Arrangements by Spencer, Libby and Powell.

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Death Notice: Earl Edward Bonham

The Dalles, Ore.

Earl Edward “Ed” Bonham, 90, resident of The Dalles, Ore., died Wednesday, July 23, 2014. Services will be Saturday, Aug. 2 at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church at 1 p.m. Rt. Rev. (Ret.) Rustin R. Kimsey will officiate. Spencer, Libby and ...


Obituary: Robert William Hicks

The Dalles, Ore.

Robert William Hicks, died July 22, 2014 in The Dalles, Oregon. He was born June 30, 1924 in Dry Ridge, Kentucky. Bob lived and worked in The Dalles for 56 years. He married Grace Vivian Shannon on June 13, 1946. ...

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Death Notice: James Arthur Crittenden Jr.

Warm Springs, Ore.

James Arthur Crittenden Jr., 74, died July 23, 2014, at Warm Springs, Ore. He was born Dec. 25, 1939, in Blackwell, Okla. His survivors include son Jay Crittenden and granddaughters Kayla and Alexis, all of Mission Viejo, Calif.; and daughter ...

Death Notice: Robert W. Hicks

The Dalles, Ore.

Robert W. Hicks, 90, a resident of The Dalles, Ore., died Tuesday, July 22, 2014 at a local hospital. Services will be Monday, July 28, at 11 a.m. at Spencer, Libby and Powell Funeral Home. Interment with Military Honors will ...


Obituary: James Edwin Oppliger

Maupin, Ore.

James Edwin “Ed” Oppliger, 96, a resident of Maupin, passed away in the early morning of July 16, 2014. Ed was born on Sept. 9, 1917 in Orofino, Idaho to Emil and Margaret Oppliger. Growing up in Orofino, Ed attended ...

Obituary: Margo Elizabeth Gayer

Bend, Ore.

Margo Elizabeth (Sallee) Gayer of Bend, OR passed away on July 15, 2014 between the angels in her rose garden. Margo, Mom, Meg was born on June 10, 1944 in Portland, OR to the late Eugene and Lucille Gayer. She ...

Obituary: David J. Hines

Rufus, Ore.

David J. Hines, 60, died July 4, 2014, at his home in Rufus, Ore. He was born Nov. 17, 1953, in Oregon City, Ore., to parents, Leon and Grace Heagy Hines. A celebration of life potluck gathering is set for ...

Obituary: Sharon Lee Hanlin

Tacoma, Wa.

Sharon, at the age of 80, passed away peacefully in her sleep on July 3, 2014. Sharon was born on December 9, 1933 in Seattle, WA to Ruth and Stuart Powis. She is survived by her 3 children Dallas Talley, ...

Obituary: Florence Isabelle Thompson

Wasco, Ore.

Florence Isabelle Thompson, passed away on July 13, 2014, in Wasco, Oregon, surrounded by family members and her beloved care-giver, Eileen Wainwright. Florence was born on May 5, 1922, in Gardner North Dakota, to John and Maude Lawrence. At an ...

Obituary: James Oppliger

The Dalles, Ore.

James Edwin ‘Ed’ Oppliger, 96, a resident of The Dalles and Maupin, Ore., died Wednesday, July 16, 2014, at a local care center. Interment will be held on Saturday, July 19, 2014, at 10 a.m. at the I.O.O.F. Threemile Cemetery ...

Obituary: Florence Thompson

Moro, Ore.

Florence Thompson, 92, a resident of Moro, Ore., died Sunday, July 13, 2014, in Wasco, Ore. Graveside services will be Saturday, July 26, at 10 a.m. at Rose Cemetery followed by funeral services at 11 a.m. at the Moro Community ...

Obituary: Mathieu Scot Gowdy

Portland, Ore.

Mathieu Scot Gowdy, 32, a 2000 graduate of The Dalles High School, died at his home in Portland, Oregon July 11, 2014. Mat is lovingly remembered by his friends and family - mother Julie Eddy and sister Desirah Gowdy of ...

Obituary: Richard Dean Brace

The Dalles, Ore.

Richard Dean Brace, 59, was born to Bud and JoAnn Brace on January 20, 1955 in The Dalles, Oregon. Richard passed away from a heart attack on July 11, 2014 in The Dalles. He attended Wahtonka High School. He is ...

Obituary: Walter Scott Clawson

Lyle, Wa.

Walter Scott Clawson was born July 30, 1941 in Walla Walla, Washington to Scott and Daisy Clawson and passed away June 25, 2014 from a car accident in Lyle, Washington. Wally graduated from Hudson's Bay High School in 1959. After ...

Obituary: Margaret Christina Pinkerton

Moro, Ore.

Margaret Christina Pinkerton, a resident of Moro, Oregon died July 6, 2014 at a care facility in The Dalles, Oregon. She was 89 years of age. Margaret was born October 18, 1924 in Hood River, Oregon the oldest of two ...

Obituary: Tammie Lyn Brittle

Gresham, Ore.

Tammie Lyn Brittle, 54, a former resident of The Dalles, Ore., died Monday, July 7, 2014 in Gresham, Ore. Services will be Thursday, July 10, at 2:30 pm at Emanuel Baptist Church. Interment will be at Hugoton Cemetery, Hugoton, Kansas. ...

Obituary: Samuel J. Ciranny

The Dalles, Ore.

Sam was born in Centralia, WA, the youngest of five children of Angelo and Teresa Ciranny. He passed away at the age of 86 at the Oregon Veteran’s Home. He graduated from Washington State University with an electrical engineering degree. ...

Obituary: Eula J. Meader

The Dalles, Ore.

Eula J. Meader, 89, passed away peacefully on June 26, with family and friends nearby. She grew up in and around The Dalles, graduated from The Dalles High School in 1942, worked in the Bremerton Washington ship yards as a ...


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