Funeral homes often submit obituaries as a service to the families they are assisting. However, we will be happy to accept obituaries from family members pending proper verification of the death.

Friday, December 06, 2019

Charles “Charlie/Chuck” Theodore Zeigler passed away peacefully on Nov. 28, 2019, at his home in The Dalles, Ore. He was 65 years of age at the time of his passing.  

John Walter Blaser was born to Cora and Walter Blaser in The Dalles, Oregon.

Tuesday, December 03, 2019

John R. (Jack) Thienes passed away on November 26, 2019 at the age of 93.  He was born on December 11, 1925 in Eugene, OR.  He was a 63 year resident of The Dalles, OR; a community he cared for very deeply.

Esther Fay Phillips, 75, passed away peacefully in her home in McMinnville, Ore., on November 27, 2019. Esther was born in Whiteson, Ore., and graduated from high school in Amity, Ore.

Annette Georgine Clark Winfield Mays was born in Billings, Mont., to Georgina Woods Clark and Ernest Vernon Clark on November 6, 1937.  Georgina and 6 month old Annette moved to Jordan, Montana with Georgina’s Mom and Dad, Cynthia and George Woods. Annette stayed with her grandpa and grandma…

Friday, November 29, 2019

Wanda Jean Fisher went to be with her Lord on Wednesday, November 20, 2019. She was a resident of The Dalles, Ore., since 1992.

Tuesday, November 26, 2019

Nyle “Sonny” Rodelle Hill, Jr., age 73, a resident of The Dalles Oregon Veterans Home, died at Mid-Columbia Medical Center on November 6, 2019, due to complications of Parkinson’s disease.

Friday, November 22, 2019

Mary Kathleen Wilson passed away September 17, 2019 with her family at her side at her residence in Vancouver, Washington. She was born Mary Kathleen Gordon on June 22, 1925 in Dufur, Ore. Mary was preceded in death by her father, Eric Henry Gordon, her mother Marion Kane Gordon, her brother…

Anita Augusta Hooper was the youngest of five children of Arnold Alan and Mary Dorothy (Haynes) Dunlap.  She was born July 14, 1921, and died at age 98 in The Dalles, Ore., on November 5, 2019.  She was raised in Kent and Grass Valley, Ore., in Sherman County. Anita was an outdoor kid who es…

Wednesday, November 20, 2019

A memorial event with music and tributes provided by the Mobley family is scheduled for 2 p.m. on Sunday, November 24, 2019 at the Pavilion in Grass Valley, Oregon. Contributions to the Grass Valley Pavilion in memory of Anita are encouraged.

Tuesday, November 19, 2019

Pamela Jo (Denton) Hubble, age 74, passed away peacefully in her sleep on Thursday, November 14, 2019, surrounded by her husband, daughter, and sister-in-law. Pam was born in McMinnville, Ore., to Bill and Ann Denton.

Charles Hadley Swisher of Dufur, Ore., passed away October 24, 2019, at the age of 96. He was born in Baker City, Ore., on October 11, 1923, the oldest of two sons to Hayman Swisher and Hazel Keller (Bicknell).

Friday, November 15, 2019

Jennifer Lynn (McNeel) Heldstab passed away suddenly on November 7, 2019, surrounded by her loving family. Jenny was born in Portland, Ore., on July 10, 1971, the youngest child of four children to Harold Frank McNeel, and Roxene Sarvela Woods.

William M. Cannon (Bill) was born in San Francisco, Calif., on February 21, 1933, and died peacefully at home in Hood River, Ore., on Monday, November 11, 2019.  A celebration of life will be held sometime in the Spring.

Friday, November 08, 2019

Russell and Ellene Farley were married in Springfield, Oregon, and then they moved to Portland, Ore. to The Dalles, Ore. back to Portland and back to Eugene. Where they both lived until they passed away peacefully.  Russ died on October 29, 2014, at home, while cared for by his wife and son …

Tuesday, November 05, 2019

Louise Irene Shaw passed away at her home in The Dalles, Ore., surrounded by family on October 30, 2019.  She was born March 16, 1924 and was 95 at the time of her passing.

Reunited with Judith Lou (Tibbets) Quint. Survived by daughter's Kelly Taylor & Tracy Quint, Grandchildren Jamie & Jon Thorgrimsen, and Dakota Quint. Brother to Donna Wickman & Monte Quint. Uncle to many, beloved godfather, and mentor. Longtime resident of The Dalles and Governme…

Friday, October 25, 2019

Richard (Rick) James Darnielle was born August 6, 1961, to Jim and Leah Darnielle. He was a lifelong resident of The Dalles, Ore. He passed away on October 21, 2019, after battling illness for many years.

Tuesday, October 22, 2019

Johnnie “Johnnie Straylow” Osbourn passed away on October 18, 2019 at the age of 79 in his home in The Dalles, Ore., with his wife, Leona at his side.  He was born in Siloam Springs, Ark., on December 11, 1939 to William and Dorthy Osbourn.

“A Friend to All," Gregory Norman Jarl, passed away on September 25, 2019.  Friends and Family are invited to join us for a Celebration of Life at the Westwind Frame and Gallery in The Dalles, Ore., on October 26, 2019 at 5:00 p.m.  Beginning at 7:30 p.m., family and friends will be sharing …

Clarence Eugene Farrar, (61), loving husband, brother, and friend died peacefully at MCMC on October 15, 2019.  He will have a private ceremony among family members in the near future.

Friday, October 18, 2019

Marlys Krein, was born in Gackle, North Dakota on December 22, 1931 and passed away October 12, 2019 at the age of 87 at her home in The Dalles.  Her parents were Raymond and Martha (Fode) Morrison and she was the 7th of 8 children.

Margaret Matilda Larsen, 92, of The Dalles, Ore., died Friday, October 11, 2019, surrounded by her family at her home. Margaret was born to Joseph and Esther Leonore Boisvert March 5, 1927, in South Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

Esther Meisenhoelder Nygaard passed away on September 29, 2019 in The Dalles, Ore. She was born in Tripp, S.D. where her parents eked out a living on a hardscrabble farm. Eventually losing the farm, her family moved to Medford, Ore. During WWII the family invited soldiers they met at church …

Dolores M. Smith, who had lived in The Dalles for seven decades, died Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2019, after a short battle with cancer. She was 96.

Tuesday, October 15, 2019

C.L. Leo Roberts passed away peacefully Monday, September 30, 2019, after a long battle with Parkinson’s disease.

G. Louise Kendrick was born on August 6, 1930 in Tulsa, Okla., to Andy and Mary Wilder.  In her early years, Louise spent lots of time with her neighboring grandma who took her to church regularly and shared God's love with her.   From a very young age, Louise became passionate about sharing…

Friday, October 11, 2019

Thomas (Tom) Elliott, nearly lifelong resident of The Dalles, Ore., passed away peacefully in his home surrounded by family.

On Monday, September 23, 2019, Sheila Ross, loving wife and mother of two children passed away at the age of 69 in The Dalles, Ore. Sheila was born on May 3, 1950, in Aberdeen, Wash., and grew up in Everett, Wash., graduating from Everett High School in 1968.

Federico Alfonso Duran aka: Fred, Rocky and Pops! He went to be with Our Lord and the Love of His Life, Hilda Copple on September 24, 2019.  He was the second of seven children born to Abel and Carmelita Duran in Monte Vista, Colo., on April 11, 1930. He now leaves one sibling behind, Teresa.

Tuesday, October 08, 2019

At the age of 46, Laurie passed away at the St. Mary’s Hospital in Duluth, Minn., after a courageous battle with cancer. Her mother, sisters, and childhood friend Janet were by her side during her last hours.

John Steve Trubachik, Jr. passed away on October 1, 2019, at Adventist Medical Center in Portland, Oregon.  John was born on June 11, 1948, and was 71 years of age at the time of his passing.  

Friday, October 04, 2019
Tuesday, October 01, 2019

Herman Joseph Neuberger passed away on September 23, 2019 at his home in The Dalles, Ore.  Herm was born on June 16, 1924 and was 95 years of age at the time of his passing.

On Monday, September 23, 2019, Gerald (Jerry) David Stratton, loving husband and father of two children, passed away at the age of 79. Jerry was born on March 29, 1940, in Ivel, Ky., to Carrie and Herbert Stratton.

Friday, September 27, 2019

Ellen Marie Shadlow Bateman Herzberg was born in Baird, Neb., on August 6, 1929, she passed away on September 2, 2019, at her home.

Friday, September 20, 2019

Bronsco Jim Sr. was born April 8, 1939, in ‘Tuum’ Toppenish, Wash., to Howard and Maggie (Waters) Jim. He attended school in Roosevelt, Wash. Bronsco was an avid fisherman along the Columbia River, the creeks that flowed into the river and notably the Celilo Falls. After the falls were cover…

Tuesday, September 17, 2019

Teunis James Wyers, Jr. “TJ” “Teun” passed away on August 26, 2019 at his home surrounded by family in White Salmon, Wash. Teunis was born in Hood River, Ore., on April 4, 1946 and was 73 years of age at the time of his passing.

Patricia Thomsen passed away peacefully on  September 14, 2019 at her residence in Portland, Ore. Born on March 7, 1933 in Portland, she was one of twelve children of Annetta and Charles LaMarche. She graduated from St. Mary’s Academy in 1951.

Friday, September 13, 2019

Travis Lawrence Cooper of The Dalles, Ore., passed away tragically on September 4, 2019.  He was only 30 years old.  

Douglas “Scott” Carter aka “Hick” passed away, at home with family by his side, from complications of COPD on May 26, 2019.

Tuesday, September 10, 2019

Michael grew up in Charleston, Mo. In 1971 he moved to The Dalles, Ore., with his dad and sister. He graduated from Wahtonka High School. His two most important jobs were the United States Army (9 years) and Precision Lumber (over 20 years). He always had nothing but respect for his bosses.

Joseph “Joe” W. Craven of The Dalles, Ore., passed away on September 2, 2019, after a car accident. Joe was born in Dallas, Ore., on December 8, 1942.

Friday, August 30, 2019

James Ernest Corsale passed away peacefully Saturday, August 24, 2019. He lived most of his life in Springfield, Ill, and his final years in the Oregon Veterans Home in The Dalles, Oregon.

Juanita Gloria (McKissen/Bergum) Bright passed away on August 28, 2019, at the age of 89, after a lengthy battle with Alzheimer’s, in The Dalles, Ore.  Juanita was born August 24, 1930, in Delta, Colo., to Ira and Libby (Cross) McKissen. Her family moved to Oregon from Colorado in 1933. She …

Tuesday, August 27, 2019

Jacob "Jake” Grossmiller was born March 1, 1939, to Helen I. Rumsey and Kenneth Grossmiller. He passed away on August 19, 2019, in his sleep, at his home.

Saturday, August 24, 2019