Obituaries

Isham (Ike) Thomas McCammon

September 25, 2008

Isham (Ike) Thomas McCammon, age 73, of Sweet Home passed away Thursday, September 25. He was born on the family farm in LaCygne, Linn County, Kansas to Thomas Zephaniah and Viola Mary (Jackson) McCammon. He was Highland Scot on both sides. His fa...

Glenn P. Roberts

September 25, 2008

Glenn Paul Roberts, age 47, of Sweet Home passed away Thursday at his home. Glenn was born on December 7, 1960 in Sweet Home, Oregon; the son of Verlin Clare and Mary Josephine (Pugh) Roberts. Glenn attended Sweet Home schools as a youth. He lived...

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Norman A. Wodtli

September 25, 2008

Norman Allen Wodtli, age 56, of Sweet Home, died Thursday morning at Lebanon Community Hospital. He was born in Lebanon to Allen and Ruth (Strom) Wodtli. He lived in Sweet Home most of his life. Norman enjoyed traveling the seas and living in the ...

Gladys W. Wilken

September 21, 2008

Gladys Wilma Wilken, age 87, passed away Sunday. She was born in Mabel, Oregon; the youngest child of Evan and Mary Troxel. Gladys spent her early years in the Pendleton, Oregon area. At age 16, she married Bradley Baker. They had four daughters a...

Richard Amundson

September 18, 2008

Richard Amundson, age 75, of Sweet Home died on Thursday September 18, 2008. Sweet Home Funeral Chapel is handling services....

Leta Mae Pitts

September 17, 2008

Leta Mae Pitts, age 89, of Sweet Home passed away Wednesday. Sweet Home Funeral Chapel is handling services....

Alvin Ray Parton

September 16, 2008

Alvin Ray Parton, age 34, of Sweet Home passed away Tuesday. He was born in Wichita Falls, Texas. He moved to Sweet Home in 1990 and attended high school. He worked in and around mills all of his adult life. He provided well for his family. Alv...

Walter Riley Wiles

September 15, 2008

Walter Riley Wiles, age 83, of Sweet Home passed away peacefully at his home Monday. He was born in Bokoshe, Oklahoma to Johnny Payton and Pearl Anna Wiles. He came to Sweet Home from Panama, Oklahoma in 1949. Walter married Mayco Clara Martin Jun...

William Moore

September 13, 2008

William Moore, age 83, of Sweet Home died Saturday, September 13, 2008. Sweet Home Funeral Chapel is handling services....

LaRane G. Bowler (Burningham)

September 10, 2008

LaRane G. Bowler, age 78, of Reedsport passed away Wednesday. She was born in Bountiful, Utah to Arthor DeVan and Nellie LaPreal (Green) Burningham. LaRane married Richard Bowler, Sr., in Reno in 1949. They lived in the Bay area for a time before ...

Ruth Olga Withrow

September 10, 2008

Ruth Olga Withrow, age 102, of Sweet Home passed away Wednesday at Twin Oak Rehabilitation. Sweet Home Funeral Chapel is handling services. ...

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Robert "Bob" John Keller Jr.

September 8, 2008

Robert "Bob" John Keller, Jr., age 64, of Sweet Home died on Monday, September 8, 2008. He was born in Longview, Washington to parents, Robert J. Keller, Sr., and Roseline H. Keller. He was christened at the Church of Good Shepherd in Berkley, Califo...

Tamara "Tammi" Gourley

September 3, 2008

Tamara "Tammi" Ann Taylor Gourley, age 38, died on Wednesday, September 3, 2008 at home. Tammi attended Oregon State University, majoring in Geology and planned a career with National Parks and Recreation. She embraced nature, loving animals and p...

Oliver B. Lamb

September 3, 2008

Oliver B. Lamb, age 95, died Wednesday, September 3, 2008 at Bridgecreek Memory Care Center. Sweet Home Funeral Chapel is handling services....

Betty Mink (Cheek)

August 28, 2008

Betty Mink, age 74, of Sweet Home passed away Thursday, August 28, 2008. She was born in Minko, Oklahoma to Earl and Mabel (Odam) Cheek. She and her family moved to La Pine by train in 1938, where they lived in a tent at first. Betty later met Dea...

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Loyd L. Sloan

August 28, 2008

Loyd Louis Sloan, age 81, of Sweet Home passed away Thursday at Samaritan Lebanon Community Hospital. He was born in Spring Valley, Arkansas to James Louis and Virginia (Vanderpool) Sloan. As a child, Louis grew up on a farm in Wesley, Arkansas; o...

Marjorie Adeline Van Epps (Cleveland)

August 27, 2008

Marjorie Adeline Van Epps, age 91, passed away on Wednesday, August 27, 2008. She was born April 17, 1917 in Stevens County, Washington to Grover and Olive (Fuller) Cleveland. Marjorie lived up the Calapooia River in her early years. She also live...

Kelsey Michelle Butterfield

August 23, 2008

Kelsey Michelle Butterfield was born on August 23, 2008 at Samaritan Lebanon Community Hospital to Gerald L. and Griselda (Zurita) Butterfield of Sweet Home. Kelsey is survived by her mother and father, Griselda and Gerald Butterfield, of Sweet Ho...

Robert Sylvester Ellis

August 20, 2008

Robert Sylvester Ellis, age 66, of Sweet Home passed away Wednesday, August 20, 2008. He was born in Torrance, California to Sylvester and Sarah (Huffstutler) Ellis. Robert was a resident of the Lebanon-Sweet Home area since 1972. He was liked and...

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Wayne Leon Gerard

August 19, 2008

Wayne Leon Gerard, age 82, of Lebanon passed away Tuesday, August 19, 2008. He was born in Quapaw, Oklahoma to John Greyson and Dona Inez (Harmon) Gerard. Wayne entered the Navy March 27, 1943 and was discharged January 21, 1946. He received the E...

Wayne H. Slater

August 19, 2008

Wayne H. Slater, age 72, of Sweet Home passed away Tuesday. He was born in Foster, Oregon to Otto and Pearl (Dove) Slater. Wayne was raised in Quartzville and Sweet Home. He went to Sunnyside school. In 1968, he moved to South Bend, Washington. He...

Anna Arlene Wolfe (Hunking)

August 19, 2008

Anna Arlene Wolfe, age 75, of Sweet Home passed away Tuesday, August 19, 2008. She was born in Hardisty, Alberta, Canada to Thomas Edward and Hilma (Nelson) Hunking. Anna grew up around Woodburn and Hubbard. She attended Canby High School. Anna ma...

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Melvin Dean Peterson

August 15, 2008

Melvin Dean Peterson, age 71, died August 15, 2008 at his home in Meadview, Arizona. Mr. Peterson was born May 23, 1937, in Winner, South Dakota to Floyd and Thelma Peterson. Melvin lived in Humboldt County, California after serving in the U.S. N...

Bonnie L. Johnston (Baughman)

August 11, 2008

Bonnie L. Johnston, longtime resident of Sweet Home and Foster, died August 11, 2008 at the age of 90. Bonnie was born October 27, 1917 in Metzger, Oregon to John Fredrick and Minnie Jane (Evans) Baughman. She was the second child and the only gir...

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Robert "Bob" E. Morris

August 10, 2008

Bob Morris was born in Coquille, Oregon and was raised and educated in Lebanon. He served in the U.S. Navy during WWII in the Pacific. He married Mary Grimes in Corvallis and, together, they raised their family in Sweet Home. After Mary's passing,...