Obituaries

Kim A. Landis

November 22, 2022

Kim A. Landis, 64, of Sweet Home passed away Tuesday. Sweet Home Funeral Chapel is handling arrangements. www.sweethomefuneral.com ...

Margaret Mary Rainbolt (Baurer)

November 22, 2022

Margaret Mary Rainbolt, 83, of Brownsville passed away Tuesday. Sweet Home Funeral Chapel is handling arrangements. www.sweethomefuneral.com...

Betty Lou Weidner (Spranger)

November 20, 2022

Betty Weidner, 79, of Sweet Home has gone home to heaven. She was born in Marshfield, Wisconsin to Harvey. and Mabel (Tracy) Spranger and raised in Wisconsin, living in the small town of Vesper, then Stevens Point for college and then with her wonde...

Corinthian Jimi Nordahl

November 15, 2022

Corinthian Jimi “Jimaii” Nordahl, 29, of Las Vegas, formerly of Albany, passed away Tuesday, November 15, 2022 in Las Vegas, Nevada. He was born in Corvallis at Good Samaritan Regional Medical Center to Jeremy Jimaii Nordahl and Lori Ann Debord M...

Anna Jane Hensley

November 14, 2022

Anna Jane Hensley, 93, of Salem passed away Tuesday, two weeks past her 93rd birthday. She was born in Tulsa, Oklahoma to Otto Leo and Verta L. (Strasbaugh) Iverson. She married Gordon Hensley on April 22, 1954 while living in Oklahoma on her par...

Thomas Jerry Potter

November 13, 2022

Thomas Jerry Potter, 89, of Sweet Home passed away Sunday. Celebration of Life will be 11am Friday December 9th at New Life in Christ Fellowship, 1266 44th Ave. Sweet Home. Private burial with military honors took place at Gilliland Cemetery. Sweet H...

Terry Guy Lovely

November 12, 2022

Terry Guy Lovely, 71, of Sweet Home passed away Saturday. He was born in Sweet Home to Harlin Guy Lovely and Leida Mary (Williams) Dewey. He was born and raised in Sweet Home with his final years spent in the log cabin he built. Terry worked a...

Edward Wayne Jones

November 12, 2022

Edward “Wayne” Jones, 79, of Sweet Home passed away Saturday. He was born in Idabel, Oklahoma to Raymond Jap and Julia Ann (Haley) Jones. He moved to California as a young child from Idabel and then moved to Sweet Home in 1955. He has lived i...

Ricky "Rick" Raymond McKay

November 7, 2022

Ricky “Rick” Raymond McKay, 61, of Sweet Home passed away Monday. He was born in Sweet Home to Raymond and Joyce (Rowe) McKay. He lived in Sweet Home his entire life. He was a second generation logger. Rick always took care of people. He l...

Celeste Marion Glassley (Stoddard)

November 7, 2022

Celeste Glassley, 80, of Grants Pass, formerly of Sweet Home, passed away Monday. Sweet Home Funeral Chapel is handling arrangements. www.sweethomefuneral.com...

Dennis James Citro

November 5, 2022

Dennis James Citro, 48, of Sweet Home passed away Saturday. Sweet Home Funeral Chapel is handling arrangements. www.sweethomefuneral.com...

Joshua Gilbert Roy Long

November 4, 2022

Joshua Gilbert Roy Long, 51, of Sweet Home passed away Friday. He became ill, and his body went into multi organ failure. He was born in Newport Beach, California to Gilbert Roy and Shea Ann (Lamb) Long. He was always quick to laugh and had an in...

Geraldine "Gerry" West

November 3, 2022

Geraldine “Gerry” West, 81, of Sweet Home passed away peacefully on Thursday November 3, 2022. Gerry was born on July 20, 1941 in Lehi, Utah to Wayne E. and Betty (Newman) Hooley. She grew up in Orem, Utah and married Stanley Vaughn West on Aug...

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Robert Edward Morris, Jr.

November 3, 2022

Robert “Bobby” Edward Morris Jr., 73, of Sweet Home passed away Thursday. He was born in Lebanon to Robert Edward Sr. and Mary Sheila (Grimes) Morris. Bobby proudly served in the United States Air Force and the Air Force National Guard from No...

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Clifford James Panages

November 2, 2022

Clifford James Panages, 66, of Sweet Home passed away Wednesday. He was born in Hermiston to Clifford Konstintine and Pansy Viola (Ray) Panages. Jim served in the United States Marine Corp from 1974 until his Honorable Discharge in 1978. He then ...

Raymond Paul Kelly

October 29, 2022

Raymond Paul Kelly, 61, of Sweet Home passed away Saturday. He was born in Calgary, Alberta. At six weeks old he was adopted by Claudia and Paul Broduer and moved to San Jose, California. Claudia remarried Floyd T. Kelly and raised Raymond in Hope, I...

Doris May Eck (Kretschmer)

October 29, 2022

Doris May Eck, 94, of Sweet Home passed away Saturday. She was born in Omaha, Nebraska to Frank J. and Clarinda (Martinson) Kretschmer. She lived in Omaha, Nebraska and Kansas City, Kansas before moving to Sweet Home in 1994. Doris was a home...

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Jerry Lee White

October 26, 2022

Jerry Lee White, 75, of Sweet Home passed away Wednesday after a battle with colon cancer. He was born in Isabella County, Michigan to Francis and Freda (Terry) White. After Jerry graduated high school, he went on to college and then joined the U...

Lorraine Marie Wright

October 26, 2022

Lorraine Marie Wright, 91, of Sweet Home passed away Wednesday. Our Cherished Mother, Grandmother and Sister transitioned peacefully at home October the 26th. Never one to stop seeking truth, she has gone to ask God some questions. Lorraine never sto...

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James Baxter Ferebee

October 25, 2022

James Baxter Ferebee, 69, of Sweet Home passed away Tuesday at his home. He was born in Sweet Home to William Baxter and Dorothy (Holdridge) Ferebee. He was the oldest of 4, a brother Michael, two sisters: Barbara and Virginia (Jenny). Jim met an...

Ruth Lisbeth Powers (Nixon)

October 24, 2022

Ruth Lisbeth Powers, 73, of Foster passed away Monday. She was born in San Francisco, California to Champion Nicholas and Miriam Hope (Collier) Nixon. She grew up in Moutnain View, California. She lived in Eugene, Albany, Brownsville and Lebanon....

Elaine Mary Funk (Billings)

October 21, 2022

Elaine Mary Funk, 76, of Sweet Home passed away Friday. She was born in Buffalo, NY to Byron and Alice (O’Connell) Billings. Elaine moved from Buffalo, NY to Sodaville at the age of 3. She graduated from Lebanon High School in 1964. She worked ...

Esther K. Capper

October 20, 2022

Esther K. Capper, 76, of Sweet Home passed away Thursday. She was born in Whittier, California to Paul Revere and Dora Margaret (Jennings) Capper. She lived in Sweet Home for over 40 years and was a Christian. She loved her dogs and animals. ...

Martin Wayne Forbes

October 19, 2022

Martin Wayne Forbes, 60, of Sweet Home passed away Wednesday. He was born in Greeley, Colorado to Jimmie Wayne and Ada Arlene (Brint) Forbes. He spent his adolescence in Roseburg, Oregon before moving to Ketchikan, Alaska. Eventually he found his...

Majesta Sophie Wells

October 15, 2022

Majesta Sophie Wells, 36, of Sweet Home passed away Saturday. She was born in Lebanon to Gary Marvin and Shirley Diane (Tatum) Wells. She lived in various areas of Oregon, returning to Sweet Home in the fall of 2010. One of 5 five sisters, Maj...