Obituaries

Ervin Reynolds

April 14, 2008

Ervin Reynolds, age 65, of Sweet Home passed away Monday, April 14, 2008. Sweet Home Funeral Chapel is handling arrangements....

Ervin E. Reynolds

April 13, 2008

rvin E. Reynolds, age 65, of Sweet Home passed away Sunday at Lebanon Community Hospital. He was born in Hillsboro to David and Versie (Carter) Reynolds. Ervin graduated from Sweet Home High School. He worked in mills up to the time he retired. He...

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Allyn H. Maycumber

April 8, 2008

Allyn H. Maycumber, age 86, passed away Tuesday. He was born in Fairview, Oregon to Almo Albright and Rebecca (Henry) Maycumber. Allyn was in the Navy as a First Class Naval Aviation Metal Smith from 1944-1948; during WWII. He worked as a Saw File...

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Gordon A. Mengore

April 7, 2008

Gordon Mengore, age 82, of Sweet Home passed away Monday. He was born in Negaunee, Michigan to Anton and Lilly (Lampry) Mengore. During his life, he lived in Michigan, Butte, Montana, and Sweet Home, Oregon. He lived in Sweet Home for 43 years. ...

Robert Dean Meyers

April 7, 2008

Robert Dean Meyers, age 44, of Sweet Home passed away Monday, April 7, surrounded by family. He was born in Eureka, California to Richard and Collette (Courtnier) Meyers. His family moved to Sweet Home in 1970. He attended Hawthorn Elementary Scho...

Elizabeth Anne Haber (Chismar)

April 5, 2008

Elizabeth “Liz” Anne Haber, age 90, of Brownsville died Saturday in Alaska. She was born in Aliquippa, Pennsylvania to Michael and Anne (Demko) Chismar. She grew up in Aliquippa, moved to El Monte, California in 1945, then to Brownsville in 1973....

Walter Amos Wideman

April 4, 2008

Walter Amos Wideman, age 94, of Albany passed away Friday. He was born in Woodburn, Oregon to Edwin and Leah (Brubaker) Wideman. He served in the Army from September 9, 1942 to October 2, 1945 and received a Silver Star Medal and a Purple Heart Me...

Edith Pearl Sorgen (Spencer)

April 2, 2008

Edith Pearl Sorgen, age 89, of Sweet Home passed away Wednesday. She was born in Lawton, Kansas to George and Mary Elizabeth (Marker) Spencer. She lived in Sweet Home in 1947, and then moved to Eugene in 1951. She moved from Eugene to Bend in 1968...

Deloris "Dee" Moore

April 1, 2008

Deloris “Dee” Moore, age 76, of Sweet Home passed away Tuesday. She was born in Perris, California to Julius and Daisy (Greene) Curtis. Deloris married Wendell “Wink” Moore on April 23rd in Arcata, California. They resided in Sweet Home ev...

Juanita F. Davis

March 23, 2008

Juanita Frances Davis, age 77, of Lebanon passed away on Easter morning at her home, surrounded by her family. She was born in Yamhill, Oregon to Peter Paul and Lona Mae (Hewitt) Weidman. As a child, Juanita’s family moved to Vernonia, Oregon,...

Tony LaFond

March 19, 2008

Emil Joseph Tony LaFond, age 74, of Sweet Home passed away Wednesday. He was born in Winchendon, Massachusetts to Joseph and Doris LaFond. Tony lived in Sweet Home for 31 years. Before that, he lived in Klamath Falls. He was in the Air Force from ...

Letha Paden (Caldwell)

March 19, 2008

Letha Mae Paden, age 94, of Sweet Home passed away Wednesday. She was born in Bowlegs, Oklahoma to Thomas Everett and Ida Ellen (Caulkins) Caldwell. She lived in Oklahoma till she moved to Sanger, California in 1944. In 1973 she moved to Marcola, ...

Rodney D. Shipp

March 18, 2008

Rodney Dale Shipp, age 54, of Sweet Home passed away Tuesday at his home. He was born in Sweet Home to Hubert and Virla (Fagan) Shipp. Rodney lived in Sweet Home for most of his life and moved to Madras in 1997, where he joined the Catholic Church...

Douglas W. Beebe

March 15, 2008

Douglas Walter Beebe, age 90, of Sweet Home passed away on Saturday. Doug was born in Scottsbluff, Nebraska to Walter and Amy (Capper) Beebe. Fifteen minutes after Doug’s birth, his twin brother, Donald, was born. They joined 8-year-old brother, Va...

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Cecil G. Huffman

March 15, 2008

Cecil G. Huffman, age 86, of Sweet Home passed away Saturday March 15, 2008. He was born in Mutual, Oklahoma to William and Feign (Ritterhouse) Huffman. During his life, Cecil lived in Oklahoma and California, and then came to Oregon in the early ...

Gary D. Oliver

March 10, 2008

Gary D. Oliver, age 69, of Sweet Home passed away Monday. Sweet Home Funeral Chapel is handling arrangements....

Brian Kenneth Forbes

March 8, 2008

Brian Kenneth Forbes, age 41, of the Eugene area passed away Saturday. Sweet Home Funeral Chapel is handling arrangements....

Helen Willis

February 29, 2008

Helen Willis, age 88, of Swink, Oklahoma (formally of Sweet Home, Oregon) passed away Friday in Swink, Oklahoma. She was born in Wright City, Oklahoma to John C. and Isabel Ella (James) Herndon. Helen grew up in McCurtain County, then in 1952 she ...

Frank Carson

February 26, 2008

Frank Allen Carson, age 53, of Sweet Home passed away at his home Tuesday. He was born in Lebanon, Oregon to Everett D. and Virginia (McKinley) Carson. He lived in Sweet Home all of his life and worked in the timber industry for most of his work h...

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Walter "Butch" W. Volkers

February 18, 2008

Walter W. “Butch” Volkers, age 64, of Sweet Home passed away Monday at his home. He was born in West Terre Haute, Indiana to Ernie and Katherine (Ellingsworth) Volkers. He attended schools in Arizona. Walter enlisted in the US Army, serving in...

Leone M. Ransdell (Olson)

February 17, 2008

Leone M. Ransdell, age 91, of Sweet Home died Sunday in a local hospital. She was born in Hastings, Nebraska; the daughter of Charles W. and Martha Hedwig (Ebert) Olson. August 4, 1936 Leone married Walter. They moved to Sweet Home in 1952 and liv...

Timothy Rund

February 14, 2008

Timothy Ray Rund, age 53, of Sweet Home passed away Thursday. He was born in Corvallis to Clarence Leo and Grace Doris (Stinkie) Rund. He spent most of his life in Sweet Home, which he loved. God called him home after a brave battle with cancer...

Mary June Ward (Dimick)

February 10, 2008

Mary June Ward, age 77, of Sweet Home passed away Sunday at Avamere Rehabilitation in Sweet Home. She was born in Scott Mills, Oregon to Wiley Elvin, Sr., and May Augusta (Yoder) Dimick. Mary attended Sweet Home High School and graduated from ther...

Carmen Hyde

February 5, 2008

Carmen Hyde, age 91, of Sweet Home passed away peacefully Tuesday evening, February 5th, 2008 at Lebanon Rehab. She was born May 5th, 1916 in Gallup, New Mexico to Canuto and Antonia Maldonado. She had a sister,Victoria, and three brothers: Louie, P...

Jackie Gish

January 31, 2008

Jackie Gish, age 72, of Sweet Home, died January 31, 2008. Sweet Home Funeral Chapel is handling arrangements....