Obituaries

James L. Hart

September 11, 2007

James L. Hart, age 77, of Sweet Home, died Tuesday, September 11, 2007 at his home. Sweet Home Funeral Chapel is handling services....

Whan "Tony" Antonio Erevia

August 31, 2007

Whan “Tony” Antonio Erevia, age 21, of Sweet Home, died Friday. He was born in Redmond to Guadalupe and Rose (McGuire) Erevia. Tony has lived in Sweet Home for 19 years. He graduated from Sweet Home High School in 2004. He was a hard worker. H...

Veteran

Richard Porter

August 28, 2007

Richard "Dick" Porter, age 78, of Sweet Home, passed away August 28, 2007. He was born in Jordan, Oregon to William Grant and Clara Katherine (Jungwirth) Porter. Richard enlisted with the U.S. Merchant Marines before completing high school, shortl...

Duwana Julie-Marie Chonteco

August 27, 2007

Duwana Julie-Marie Chonteco, age 43, of Boring, Oregon, died August 28, 2007. Sweet Home Funeral Chapel is handling the arrangements....

Ramsses A. Begovic

August 23, 2007

Ramsses Begovic, age 4, of Sweet Home, died Thursday. He was born to Arlo and Scheherazade Begovic in Lebanon. Ramsses lived in Sweet Home. He was diagnosed with Neuroblastoma and had been treated since June 6 at Doernbecher Children's Hospital in...

Kenneth "Rass" Morton Johnson

August 22, 2007

Kenneth Morton Johnston, age 94, of Sweet Home, passed away August 22, 2007. He was born in Greenville, Kentucky to Irvin Morton and Lela Ruth (Cornette) Johnston. Kenneth moved to Bakersfield, California in 1932 from Greenville, Kentucky. He foun...

Robert L. Harris

August 21, 2007

Robert (Bob) L. Harris, age 61, of Sweet Home, died August 21st at his home. He was born to Leighton “Jack” and Hazel Laree (Willey) Harris in Sweet Home, Oregon. Robert lived in the Sweet Home area all of his life. He was an awesome timber fa...

Frances E. Robertson (Hutchins)

August 21, 2007

Frances Ellen Robertson, age 91, of Sweet Home, died Tuesday. She was born to Byron and Nellie (Scheiler) Hutchins in Jefferson, Oregon. She married Earl Robertson on July 30, 1937 in Stevens, Washington. They then moved to Sweet Home in 1941. She...

Mabel H. Korn

August 18, 2007

Mabel H. Korn, age 91, of Waldport, died Saturday. She was born to August and Matilda (Klinke) Korn in Epworth, North Dakota. Mabel grew up in Malta, Montana and attended a country boarding school. She met her husband in Wisconsin, and they were m...

Catherine Virginia Muir (Brooks)

August 8, 2007

Catherine Virginia Muir, age 86, of Sweet Home, passed away August 8, 2007. She was born in Centralia, Washington to William Francis and Sadie Madeline (Edwards) Brooks. She lived in Portland until 1948 and has lived in Sweet Home ever since. She ...

Loralee Braatz

August 1, 2007

Loralee Braatz, age 58, of Sweet Home, died on Monday, August 1, 2007. Sweet Home Funeral Chapel is handling arrangements....

Barbara Charlotte Parker

August 1, 2007

Barbara Charlotte Parker, age 70 of Sweet Home, passed away at her home August 1, 2007. Barbara was born in Lebanon, but lived her whole life in Sweet Home. Her family homesteaded in Sweet Home. Barbara worked as a beautician, a police reserve ...

Rita Isabelle Newport (Fish)

July 31, 2007

Rita I. Newport, age 93, of Sweet Home, passed away July 31, 2007. Rita was born in Hagler, Nebraska to Harry and Mary Ann (Stastny) Fish. She was one of eight children. The family moved to Bromley Ranch, Kansas, then to Culbertson, Nebraska in 19...

Clyde Dale Caviness

July 30, 2007

Clyde Dale Caviness, age 77, of Sweet Home passed away July 30, 2007. Sweet Home Funeral Chapel will be handling the arrangements....

Rose Zelma McCuistian (Hoskins)

July 30, 2007

Rose "Zelma" Hoskins McCuistian of Sweet Home, Oregon passed away July 30, 2007 at her home at Wiley Creek Community. She was an independent woman who impressed everyone with her determination and kind heart. The staff at Wiley Creek cared for her an...

Jason D. Clark

July 23, 2007

Jason D. Clark, age 76, of Sweet Home, died Monday, July 23, 2007 at Samaritan Lebanon Community Hospital. Sweet Home Funeral Chapel is handling arrangements. ...

Warren Robert Way

July 23, 2007

Warren Robert Way, age 84, of Sweet Home, passed away Monday, July 23, 2007. He was born January 4, 1923 in San Francisco, CA. Services to be announced in Idaho. Sweet Home Funeral Chapel is handling the arrangements. ...

Thomas V. Walker JR.

July 22, 2007

Thomas V. Walker, Jr., ( “Toad”), age 76, passed away on Sunday, July 22, 2007. He was born on November 21, 1930 in Sligo, Missouri to Thomas V. and Rita J. (Chambers) Walker, Sr. Thomas came to Sweet Home in 1932. He served in the United Stat...

Barbara Ann Brewer

July 20, 2007

Barbara Ann Brewer, age 73, passed away on Friday, July 20, 2007. She was born on July 3, 1934 in Burlington, Iowa to Leslie and Edna (Minard) Edwards. Barbara worked as a hairdresser, owning her own shops. She retired to Oregon in 2001 to be clos...

Ryan David Hocking

July 20, 2007

Ryan David Hocking, age 19, died as a result of an ATV (all terrain vehicle) accident Friday, July 20, 2007. He was born September 11, 1987 to David and Tina Hocking in Dallas, TX. Ryan grew up in Atwater, CA attending Atwater High School, where h...

"Uncle" John Jack Victor

July 17, 2007

"Uncle" John Jack Victor, age 77, a long-time resident of Livingston, California, and more recently a resident of Sweet Home, Oregon, passed away on Tuesday, July 17, 2007. He was born to Manuel and Mary Marie (Silva) Victor in Atwater, California. ...

Mary Louise Bauman-Mirhady

July 16, 2007

Mary Louise Bauman-Mirhady passed away in Newport Beach, California on July 16, 2007 after several years of declining health. Mary was born in Stayton, Oregon and was the daughter of Henry and Lera Snoddy. Four sisters and two brothers predeceased...

Deryl Ralph Christiansen

July 9, 2007

Deryl Ralph Christiansen, age 69, of Sweet Home died Monday, July 2, 2007 at Good Samaritan Regional Medical Center. He was born January 16, 1938 in Forest Grove to Jack and Gladys (Lindberg) Christiansen. Sweet Home Funeral Chapel is handling arrang...

Eleanor Irene Moore (Arnold)

July 8, 2007

Eleanor Moore, age 95, of Sweet Home, died on July 8 at Twin Oaks in Sweet Home. Moore was born on her family's farm in Berthold, North Dakota. She was the fourth of 12 children born to Harry and Jane (Owens) Arnold. After graduating from high sch...

Gregory A. Culver

July 7, 2007

Gregory A. Culver, age 40, of Halsey died in a water related accident at Green Peter on Saturday July 7, 2007. He was born October 26, 1966 in Anchorage, Alaska to William R. and Ramona (Walburn) Culver. Sweet Funeral Chapel is handling arrangements....