Obituaries for May 2014

Obituary

Obituary: Joan Burdick Bowen

The Dalles, Ore.

Joan Elizabeth Burdick was born to Harry Burdick and Elizabeth Stuart Burdick on June 30, 1926. She died on April 25, 2014 at the age of 87. She was preceded in death by her husband, John J. Bowen, on May ...

Obituary: Ardis M. Gustafson

The Dalles, Ore.

Ardis M. (Kelly) Gustafson, 99, a resident of The Dalles, passed away on Saturday, April 26, 2014. Ardis M. Gustafson was born in The Dalles, on March 13, 1915 the daughter of Louis James Kelly and Alice (Hillgen) Kelly. She ...

Obituary: Beverly Snodgrass Holste

Maupin, Ore.

Beverly J. Holste, 80, a resident of Maupin, Oregon died April 25, 2014 at Canyon Rim Manor overlooking the Deschutes River in Maupin, Oregon under the loving care of the staff and Heart of Hospice. She was born in The ...

Obituary: Henry Norman Wooderson Sr.

Tygh Valley, Ore.

Henry ‘Hank’ Norman Wooderson Sr, passed away on April 24th, 2014 at the age of 86. Hank was born December 19, 1927 to Alva and Cleo Wooderson in Mt Moriah, Missouri. Hank was the youngest of 7 children, 2 girls: ...

Obituary: Edwin Robert Fritts

Moro, Ore.

Edwin R. Fritts, 85, went to be with his Lord on Wednesday, April 30, 2014, at his home in Moro, Oregon. He was born on August 27, 1928 in Grass Valley, OR the third of five children to Joseph Shelton ...

Obituary: Max H. Albert

Max H. Albert, son of William and Pearl Albert, died on April 26, 2014 in Vancouver, WA. Max was born in Lebanon, Oregon, but was educated in The Dalles, graduating with the class of 1949. Max served in the US ...

Obituary: Anna Lee Pulliam

The Dalles, Ore.

Anna Lee Pulliam passed away peacefully, on April 30th, in The Dalles, Oregon. Anna was born on April 11th, 1926, in Plano Iowa, to John and Ellen (Peppers) Bane. She lived in many places including Iowa, Virginia and Washington before ...

Obituary: Mary Anne Paulin Macnab

Dufur, Ore.

Mary Anne Paulin Macnab, 61, passed Friday morning May 2. She is now officially cancer–free and living without pain. Mary Anne was born February 28, 1953 in Ontario, Oregon and the family moved to Idaho when she was 6. She ...

Obituary: Mary Caroline Nelson

The Dalles, Ore.

Mary Caroline Nelson, 87, longtime resident of The Dalles, Oregon died on April 30, 2014, at home surrounded by her family. Mary was born February 21, 1927 in Cincinnati, Ohio. She was the second of five children born to George ...

Obituary: Gary Lee Bridgman

The Dalles, Ore.

On May 1, 2014 Gary Lee Bridgman of The Dalles, Oregon, left this world to be forever with his Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ. Gary was born September 9, 1943 in Winston, Missouri to Vern and Pauline Bridgman. He married ...

Obituary: Darrel Ray Wolff

Dufur, Ore.

Darrel Ray Wolff, 56, a loyal family man and friend peacefully passed away surrounded by loved ones May 3, 2014 in Dufur, Oregon. Always quick with a "yes" and a smile, Darrel was ready to step up and help. He ...

Obituary: Melvin Roy Schwark

Wasco, Ore.

Melvin Roy Schwark, a resident of Wasco, Oregon formerly of Lyle, Washington died May 9, 2014. Mel was born in Wisconsin to Lucille Beneke and Clarence Schwark Sr. on June 9, 1949 and was 64 at the time of his ...

Obituary: Cheryl Rae Hammer Jones

The Dalles, Ore.

Cheryl (Chere) Rae Hammer Jones, 64, a resident of The Dalles, passed away at Providence St. Vincent’s Hospital in Beaverton, Oregon, on Saturday, May 03, 2014, surrounded by her family and is now with Jesus Christ, her Lord and Savior. ...

Obituary: Gerald Dean Frost

The Dalles, Ore.

Jerry Frost, 82, died at the Oregon Veteran's Home in The Dalles on April 9, 2014. He was born September 24, 1931 in Southard, Oklahoma. He is preceded in death by his parents, Martha and Chester Frost, 1 niece, Geri ...

Obituary: Barbara Sue Wilkerson

The Dalles, Ore.

Barbara Sue “Bobbie” Wilkerson, a resident of The Dalles, Oregon died at home May 6, 2014. She was 76 years of age. Barbara was born October 7, 1937 in Farmington, New Mexico the oldest of five children to Dyke and ...

Obituary: Steven Earl Jepsen

Redmond, Ore.

Steven Earl Jepsen, 62, a former resident of The Dalles, Ore., died May 12th, 2014, in Redmond, Ore. He was born Jan. 31, 1952 in Pendleton, Ore., to Earl and Frances Jepson, now deceased. He was an avid fisherman, lifelong ...

Obituary: Joseph Spurek

The Dalles, Ore.

Joe was born in Wilbur, Neb. on June 18, 1928, to Joseph and Josephine Spurek, the fourth of four children and lived until May 7, 2014. He attended school in Wilbur, had one year of college and then went into ...

Obituary: Merle Marshall

Dufur, Ore.

Merle Marshall, 91, a resident of Dufur, OR, died of cancer at home, Friday, May 9, 2014. He was born in Estacada, OR, the younger son of Frank and Carrie (Davis) Marshall. He grew up in the hills above Estacada ...

Obituary: L. Florence Chandler

Hood River, Ore.

L. Florence Chandler passed away on Saturday, May 10, 2014 at the Parkhurst Place of Hood River, Oregon. Florence was born on July 9, 1924 and was 89 years of age at her passing. Florence was born in Haynes, North ...

Obituary: Charles Leroy Denley

Moro, Ore.

My sweetheart, Charles, went home to be with our Lord. He is survived by his wife of 64 years, Leah; his five sons, Danny (Rhonda), Rodney (Lynda), Bradford, Robert, and Charles (Laura); his brother, Donald Marlis of Gilbert, Arizona; his ...

Obituary: Mary Ann Justesen

Grass Valley, Ore.

Mary Ann Justesen was born June 6th, 1942, to Charles Wade Powell and Mary Bell Edith Buchholz in Bellingham, Washington. She passed away on May 6th, 2014, at her home of 46 years, with her loving family by her side. ...

Obituary: Christine R. Finley

Toppenish, Wa.

Christine R. "Tiny" Finley (81) of Toppenish passed away on Saturday May 24, 2014 in Wapato. She was born in White Swan on September 10, 1932 to Alfred and Sophia (Hoptowit) Blodgett. Christine was raised and educated in White Swan ...

Obituary: Doris H. Benedict

The Dalles, Ore.

Doris H. Benedict, 76 of The Dalles, Oregon, passed away on May 22, 2014 at The Springs at Mill Creek. Doris was born on January 12, 1938, in Tygh Valley, Oregon, to Charles Engel and Hazel Benton Engel. Doris completed ...

Obituary: Tyler James Fisher

Portland, Ore.

Tyler James Fisher died accidently in Portland on May 15, 2014. He is survived by his father, Michael March Fisher and his mother, Vandi Kaye Ellett Fisher, and his only sibling, a sister, Rachel Lee Fisher. Other survivors include his ...

In Memoriam

In Memoriam: Sharyn Anderson

The Dalles, Ore.

A service in loving memory of the life of Sharyn Anderson will be held on Saturday, May 31, 2.p.m. at The Dalles First United Methodist Church. In the 23 years Sharyn spent in The Dalles, she made many friends, participated ...

Death Notice

Death Notice: Larry Lee Leddy

The Dalles, Ore.

Larry Lee Leddy, 72, a resident of The Dalles, Ore., died Tuesday, April 29, 2014, at a local care center. Spencer, Libby and Powell

Death Notice: Max H. Albert

Vancouver, Wa.

Max H. Albert, a former The Dalles resident, died April 26, 2014, in Vancouver, Wash. He was born Aug. 1, 1930, in Lebanon, Ore., and educated in The Dalles, graduating in 1949. He served in the U.S. Army. Upon his ...

Death Notice: Mary Anne Macnab

Dufur, Ore.

Mary Anne Macnab, 61, a resident of Dufur, Ore., died Friday, May 2, 2014 at a local hospital. Spencer, Libby and Powell

Death Notice: Mary C. Nelson

The Dalles, Ore.

Mary C. Nelson, 87, a resident of The Dalles, Ore., died at home April 30, 2014. Service will be Saturday, May 10, 2014, at 1 p.m. at Spencer, Libby and Powell Funeral Home.

Death Notice: Cheryl Jones

The Dalles, Ore.

CHERYL “CHERE” JONES, 64, The Dalles, Ore., died on Saturday May 3, 2014, at Providence St Vincent’s Medical Center in Portland, Ore., surrounded by her loved ones. She was born April 1, 1950. Anderson’s Tribute Center, Hood River

Death Notice: Darrel R. Wolff

Dufur, Ore.

DARREL R. WOLFF, 56, a resident of Dufur, Oregon died at home Saturday, May 3, 2014. Spencer, Libby and Powell

Death Notice: Michael Scott Briley

The Dalles, Ore.

MICHAEL SCOTT BRILEY, 56, died Thursday May 1, 2014, surrounded by loved ones at Mid-Columbia Medical Center in The Dalles, Ore. He was born Sept. 19, 1957, in Riverside, Calif., to Billy and Joyce (Smith) Briley. Anderson’s Tribute Center, Hood ...

Death Notice: Melvin Roy Schwark

Wasco, Ore.

Melvin Roy Schwark, 64, a resident of Wasco, Ore., formerly of Lyle, Wash., died May 9, 2014. Mel was born in Wisconsin to Lucille Beneke and Clarence Schwark Sr. on June 9, 1949. Mel served in the United States Air ...

Death Notice: Theodore Karl Weber

The Dalles, Ore.

Theodore “Ted” Karl Weber, 90, died Thursday, May 8, at the Oregon Veterans’ Home in The Dalles, Ore. He was born Oct. 26, 1923, in Odell, Ore., to Walter and Sylvia (Jones) Weber. A celebration of life is at 1 ...

Death Notice: Merle Marshall

Dufur, Ore.

Merle Marshall, 91, a resident of Dufur, Ore., died at home Friday, May 9, 2014. Spencer, Libby and Powell

Death Notice: Cheryl White

Tygh Valley, Ore.

Cheryl White, 63, a resident of Tygh Valley, Ore., died at home Friday, May 9, 2014. Spencer, Libby and Powell

Death Notice: Freeman D. Pope

Riverbank, Ca.

Freeman “Shorty” Pope, 83, a former resident of Dufur, Ore., died April 24, 2014, in a care facility in Riverbank, Calif. He served in Germany during the Korean War. After discharge, he married Ann Holt. He is survived by his ...

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