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Thursday, March 26, 2020
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Donald Lee Moss was born August 8, 1938, to Virgil and Velma Moss in Lebanon, Oregon. He was raised in Bend and graduated from Bend High School in 1957. He continued his education at Oregon College of Education, majoring in sports education.

Friday, March 20, 2020

Gerald Ness Matthew Gabay  (known as Jerry Gabay) was born October 6, 1944 in Phoenix, Ariz. He died March 14, 2020 when visiting friends and a nephew there. Despite being diagnosed with cancer five years ago he maintained a high quality of life.  Jerry attained an undergraduate degree from …

Baby Andre Dominic Christiansen passed away March 11, 2020, after a courageous struggle with congenital heart disease.

Kaye Christine Whipple was born on December 31, 1946, in Portland, Ore., to Geraldine and Thomas L. Whipple. She passed away on March 13, 2020, at the age of 73, surrounded by her family.

Friday, March 13, 2020

On June 23, 1949, Mike was born in Stockton, California and passed away Saturday, March 7, 2020, from a sudden illness at the age of 70.

Tuesday, March 10, 2020

Sandra Irene Sexton passed away March 5, 2020, peacefully in her home, surrounded by her family. Sandra was born December 26, 1940, in Superior Wisc., the youngest of three daughters, to Charles and Mabel Ponkow.

Homer Wilson (Scotty) Lindsey passed away at the age of 75 on Feb. 27, 2020, in Golden Valley, Az., where he has lived for the last two years.  

Friday, March 06, 2020

Frances Lee Little of The Dalles, Ore., passed away on Feb. 18, 2020, at the age of 89, with family by her side. She was born to Bernhardt Ernest and Goldie Belle Guth on Sept. 21, 1930 in El Reno, Okla.

Friday, February 28, 2020

Norma passed peacefully with her daughters by her side. She was born in Indiana and raised on her parents’ farm, along with seven siblings. Norma married high school sweetheart, Edward Guy Gahimer, Jr. in 1944. They had three daughters, Carolyn, Linda, and Nancy. Sadly, Guy passed away in Ap…

Roberta Jean (Bobbie) Miller passed away on Wednesday, February 26, 2020, peacefully in her sleep.

Tuesday, February 25, 2020

James Allen Elton 95, was born December 23, 1924 in Los Angeles, Calif. He passed February 15, 2020 in Lebanon, Ore.

Gloria Jean Kennedy, a lifelong Mosier, Ore., resident and business owner, passed away Saturday February 15, 2020, in Gresham, Ore.

Ted was born on Sept. 25, 1932, in Lehi, Utah to James Jacob Sabey and Elsie Edith Olive Nelson. He was the fourth of seven children.

Berni Eaton passed away in the presence of her family at the age of 78, February 18, 2020.

Wednesday, February 19, 2020

Jacqueline “Jackie” Jones (n. Straub) died peacefully in her home on Feb. 3, 2020, in The Dalles, Ore., at the age of 63.  

Tuesday, February 18, 2020

John “Jack” Macnab was born to Don and Edna Macnab on October 2, 1951, in The Dalles, Ore. He passed away on February 9, 2020, in Grants Pass, Ore. He was 68.

Laura Ann (Morris) Comini passed away on Febr. 13, 2020, at her home in The Dalles, Ore., at the age of 85. Laura was born in Sparta, Ill., on June 4, 1934, and went to school in Chester, Ill.

Friday, February 14, 2020

Judy Lorene Walker Johansson of The Dalles, Ore., passed away Feb. 5, 2020 in Portland, Ore., at OHSU Adventist Medical Center of heart failure. Judy was born in Winnfield, LA to William Lawson Walker Sr and Helen Mae Erskins Walker on Oct. 14, 1944. She was the fourth of five children.

Please join us in celebrating the life of Steven Randolph Neal. Steve, as he liked to be called, passed January 11, 2020 with his family by his side at Good Samaritan Hospital in Portland, Ore.

Thelma J. Patton passed away January 26, 2020 at the Springs at Mill Creek in The Dalles, Ore.

On Sunday, February 9, 2020 Betty Reedy, loving wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother passed away at the age of 79. Betty was born on February 7, 1941 in The Dalles, Ore., to Bill and Leora Chase.

Friday, February 07, 2020

Betty Jean Murray was born Sept. 7, 1929, in Mitchell, Ore., to Chester Keeton and Crystal (Stephens) Keeton. She passed away at her home in Hood River, Ore., on Feb. 2, 2020, in the company of her family, from complications of a stroke. Betty was 90 years old.

Tuesday, February 04, 2020

Edwin Lonson Rushton, 81, passed away at the Oregon Veterans’ Home in The Dalles, Oregon on January 24, 2020.  He was born on August 19, 1938 in Jennings, Kansas to Oscar Reed and Ada Ava (Carfield) Rushton.

Friday, January 31, 2020

Sidney T. Rowe was born to Arthur and Jenny Rowe of Pocatello, Idaho in 1949. Sid grew up in Boise, Idaho with his twin sisters Jennifer and Winifred.

Nikki went home to be with our Lord Jesus on Jan.  6, 2020.  She went peacefully at home surrounded by loved ones.  She was a loving mom, grandma and aunt and had a strong faith in God.

Karen E. Slaughter passed away peacefully on January 27, 2020 surrounded by her family. She was born on August 8, 1936 in Salmon, Idaho to Elmer and Martha Way. She was the third child in a family of nine.

Tuesday, January 28, 2020

George O’Dell Kellogg of Miami, Okla., passed from this life Friday, January 24, 2020, at his home. He was 85.

Friday, January 24, 2020

Sherry Holliday was born on August 6, 1944, in Hood River, Ore., to Ed and Cleo Adams. She died January 15, 2020, at her home in Maupin, Ore., with close family present. She was 75 years old.

Tuesday, January 21, 2020

Donald (Don) Lee Brewster passed away January 13, 2020 at Mid-Columbia Medical Center in The Dalles, Ore., with his beloved son-in-law, Jason Bustos by his side. He was 87 years old.

Friday, January 17, 2020

Jim was born in Seminole, Okla., and spent his early youth there.  He was a part of the great American migration, during the dust bowl years; to California. In 1945 he and his family moved to the Hood River valley area, where he remained the rest of his life with the exception of his militar…

Roger Immanuel Person passed away unexpectedly at Mid-Columbia Medical Center on December 11, 2019 surrounded by his loving family. Roger was 78 years old.

Tuesday, January 14, 2020

Thomas Dean Svendsen, 66, a longtime resident of Goldendale, Washington, passed away January 4, 2020, after losing his battle with Pulmonary Fibrosis.  Tom was born September 24, 1953, at Fort Lawton Hospital while his father served in Korea.

Friday, January 10, 2020

Betty Louise Bentley, 80, a resident of The Dalles, Ore., died at her apartment in Flagstone Senior Living, Dec. 28, 2019. She was born Sept. 21, 1939, in Wapato, Wash., the second of four children to Gerald Louise and Francis Irlene (Wine) Bentley. She was raised in Tillamook, Ore., where s…

Tuesday, January 07, 2020

Brenda Sue Roberts– Bukkila, 62, of Aitkin, Minn., died Wednesday, December 25, 2019, at her residence. She was born June 15, 1957, in Walla Walla, Wash. Her family and friends nicknamed her “Boo – Boo.”

Tuesday, December 31, 2019

Debbie Hayes passed away peacefully surrounded by family the morning of December 9, 2019 after a long battle with lung cancer. Debbie, a beloved daughter, wife, mother, mother-in-law, aunt, grandmother and friend, known to many as “Momma Bear.” She loved hugs, being with her huge family, spe…

David Childs, 96, passed away at his home in The Dalles, Ore., on December 23, 2019, just eleven days short of his 97th birthday. He was born in Heppner, Ore., January 3, 1923, David was raised by his father, whom he adored, on their family farm in northern Gilliam County.

Edythe Eileen Ryf was the fourth of six children born to John Ryf and Gladys Marguerite (Clark) Ryf. She was born May 28, 1932, in Ridgefield, Wash., Eileen died December 18, 2019, in Baker City, Ore.

Friday, December 27, 2019

Edythe Eileen Ryf Moreau died December 18, 2019 in Baker City, Oregon. She was born May 28, 1932, and was 87 years of age at the time of her passing.

Tuesday, December 24, 2019

Former resident of The Dalles, Ore., Michael “Mike” Reynolds passed away while on vacation in Hawaii on Nov. 26, 2019.

Marlee Susan Baker passed away on December 21, 2019 at Oregon Health and Science University Hospital in Portland Oregon.  Marlee was born on May 16, 1952 and was 67 years of age at the time of her passing.  

Friday, December 20, 2019

Boyd Gilbert Sigsbee passed away on Dec. 1, 2019, in Portland, Ore., at the age of 87.  

Jacob J. Platt, 88, of Gresham Ore., passed away on Monday, November 25, 2019.  He was born on March 10, 1931, in The Dalles, Ore., to Jacob and Edna (Guinther) Platt.  

Edwin was born in Evanston, Ill., on Oct. 26, 1935, to Dorothy (Pearson) and Edwin Coburn.  

Friday, December 13, 2019

Zoa Grace Ropp, 95, died peacefully on November 28, 2019, Thanksgiving morning.

Eleanor Merle (Spiekerman) Rooen peacefully passed away on November 24, 2019, at her residence in Payson, Az. She was born on November 19, 1926, in The Dalles, Ore., to Oscar and Jessie (Hesketh) Spiekerman.

Robert Eugene McCracken, age 87, passed away peacefully on December 4, 2019 after recovering from heart surgery. Bob was a veteran of the US Air Force and during his retirement was a carpenter. He loved to use his woodworking skills to bless others and many beautiful pieces he hand crafted w…

Wednesday, December 11, 2019

Clarence “Andy” Julian Anderson was born on October 14, 1930, in Boardman, Ore., to Martin Anderson and Mattie “Eunice” Darr Anderson.  He was the youngest of three children. He passed away peacefully Wednesday, December 4, 2019 at the Oregon Veteran’s Home (OVH) in The Dalles, Ore., where h…

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.