Obituaries for September 2015

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Obituary: James Albert

Vancouver, Washington

James “Jim” Albert, a resident of Vancouver, Wash., passed away September 26, 2015 while surrounded by loved ones. He was born in Aberdeen, Wash., to William R. and Pearl G. Albert. Jim was raised with his older sister and brother ...

Obituary: Solomana T. Tuia

Hermiston, Oregon

Solomona T. “Sol” Tuia of Hermiston, Ore., former longtime resident of The Dalles, Ore., died on September 22, 2015 in Hermiston, Ore., at the age of 64. He was born on December 12, 1950 in Fagasa, American Samoa to parents, ...

Obituary: Einar W. Mohagen

The Dalles, Oregon

Einar was born on a farm in North Dakota to Anders and Clara Mohagen on July 26, 1918. He graduated from Minot High School in 1936. He attended the local college for 2 years, then a semester at the University ...

Obituary: Carole Marie Conlee

Moro, Oregon

Carol Marie Conlee went to be with the Lord on September 17, 2015. She was born on August 26, 1938 in Portland, Ore., to James and Ruth Donohue. She graduated from Grant High School. In 1956 she married Ray Meyer ...

Obituary: Stacy James McLain

Stacy was born Nov. 22, 1952, in The Dalles, Ore., the second of John and Betty McLain’s three sons. At the age of 17, he enlisted in the United States Army, hoping to go to Vietnam. He was initially sent ...

Obituary: Dixie Lynn Parker

The Dalles, Oregon

Dixie Lynn Parker, 59, a resident of The Dalles, Ore., died at home September 14, 2015.<br> Dixie was born June 27, 1956 in Gunnison, Colo., the third of three children to William Henry and Mary Louise (Raymon) Beals. She grew ...

Obituary: Lori Anne Lick Sargent

Milton-Freewater, Oregon

Lori Anne Lick Sargent of Milton-Freewater, Ore., passed away unexpectedly while visiting a dear friend in Lafayette, Ore., on September 12, 2015. Mrs. Sargent was born in Crescent City, Calif., to Wesley Lick and Marion Johnson Lick. She attended schools ...

Obituary: Janet Lee Turner

The Dalles, Oregon

Janet Lee Turner, 68, of The Dalles, passed away September 5, 2015, surrounded by loved ones. Jan was preceded in death by her husband, Randy Turner, and her parents, Mary and Bob Gaylor. She is survived by a brother, Jack ...

Obituary: Irvin Homer Mitchell

The Dalles, Oregon

Irvin Homer Mitchell (“Mitch”) was born on May 14, 1929 in The Dalles, Oregon. His family moved to Klickitat, Wash., where Mitch graduated from Klickitat High School in 1947. He then worked for J. Neils Lumber Company in Klickitat until ...

Obituary: Rosemary H. Callahan

Tigard, Oregon

Rosemary Callahan, beloved wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother passed away peacefully at her home in Tigard. <br> Rosemary was born in Indianapolis, Ind., to Otto and Catherine Hagemann, the youngest of their three daughters. In 1937, her family moved to ...

Obituary: Lucille (Thouvenel) Kelly

Portland, Oregon

Lucille died August 25, 2015 in Portland. She was the youngest of three children born to Lester & Hazel (Ooley) Thouvenel on April 15, 1922 in Condon, Ore. When she was six, the family moved to The Dalles. Growing up, ...

Obituary: Rex Jerrold Igo

Mosier, Oregon

A celebration of life will be held this coming spring, 2016, in Mosier in April when the flowers bloom, for Rex Jerrold (Jerry) Igo, who died on August 28, 2015.<br> He was born April 25, 1929 in Weleetka, Okla. His ...

Obituary: Connie Opbroek

The Dalles, Oregon

Connie Opbroek from the Dalles passed away September 4, 2015. We are going to miss her. She was a very loving and wonderful person.<br> She left behind three children: Linda Harmon from Pine Hollow; Ron Opbroek from The Dalles; and ...

Obituary: Edna Peters

Salem, Oregon

Edna Peters, 96, of Salem, Ore., passed away peacefully in the presence of family on Friday, September 4, 2015 due to stroke related complications. She was born in Portland, Ore., on March 17, 1919 to Effie Marie Jackson and Arthur ...

Obituary: Carey Thomas Melcher

The Dalles, Oregon

Carey Thomas Melcher, a long time resident of The Dalles, Ore., passed away on September 4, 2015 at Oregon Health & Science University Hospital.<br> Carey was born on March 17, 1944 in Vanport, Ore., to Virgil and Clara (Ernest) Melcher. ...

Obituary: Rex E. Brown

Surrounded by his family, husband, father and gentle soul, Rex Eugene Brown went home to the Lord on Sept. 5, 2015. He had been a dialysis patient for 33 years.<br> Rex was born in The Dalles, Ore., to Harold and ...

Obituary: Regulo Guzman

Wishram, Washington

Regulo "Rags" Guzman, 67, passed away on September 4, 2015 at 11:05 p.m. at Cascade Senior Care in The Dalles, Ore. Born in Earle, Ark. on October 4, 1947 and he attended school in Toppenish, Wash. He moved to Wishram, ...

Obituary: Charles George Daley

Odell, Oregon

Charley was born on September 3, 1957 in the Dalles Ore., to Gordon and Diana Daley. He was the third of three children. He lived in Hood River nearly all of his life. He worked at Lava Bed Nursery and ...

Obituary: Fred Wesley Ashley

Don’t send Fred out for a newspaper, or you might not see him for hours! Fred Wesley Ashley always made a friend whenever he left home, whether it was to get a paper or a part for a truck.<br> He ...

Obituary: Shirley Louise Martin Wagenblast

The Dalles, Oregon

Shirley Louise Martin Wagenblast died on September 3, 2015 at her home in The Dalles, Ore. Shirley was born in The Dalles on May 23, 1926. She was the oldest child of Otis Delmar Martin and Shirley Isabel Babcock of ...

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