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.

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.

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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

Carole Day Brisbine was born to George W. Sr. and Pearl Drinkard, July 28, 1927. She passed away August 13, 2019, surrounded by family.

Tuesday, August 20, 2019

Virgil Lewis Choate born March 5, 1935 in La Grande, Ore., to Virgil Albert Choate and Louise Wetzel Choate, passed away peacefully at home after a short illness on August 14, 2019.  Virg graduated from La Grande High School in 1953 and from Oregon State College in 1958.  He received a degre…

Friday, August 16, 2019

Bradley B. Bowen, 61, passed away peacefully at home with his family by his side on Saturday, August 3, 2019.

Tuesday, August 13, 2019

Anna Louise Flynn Monkiewicz, daughter of Louis and Enid Flynn, passed away on August 10, 2019, at home and at peace, her children by her side, at age 100.

Tuesday, August 06, 2019

Joe Armstrong of Dufur, Oregon passed away on Tuesday, July 30, 2019. He was 76 years old.

Mother, daughter, sister, wife, aunt, friend. Sydney was born in Portland, Oregon, spent her formative years in Las Vegas, Nevada, prior to moving back to Oregon.

Judi said goodbye to life on earth early Thursday morning July 25, 2019. She spent her last hours with her sister Karen, sons Loren and Josh, daughter Tanya and her husband Paul.  Diagnosed with terminal lung cancer she faced the fight of her life and she fought fiercely.

Friday, August 02, 2019

Linda went forth from her home and into the arms of our Lord on July 23, 2019.

Anne Laura Franklin went to Heaven to Join her family and friends that preceded her on Sunday, July 21, 2019.

Clifford Raymond White, age 91, passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on July 26, 2019. He was born on October 8, 1927 to Clarence and Ethel White, Sweetwater, Mo.

Life is a journey. For some, the journey is long, while for others, their time comes much sooner than expected. Nevertheless, the impact made is deep, the lives touched are many, and the hearts that grieve come in multitudes.