Obituaries

Shawn Albert McDaniel

May 3, 2020

Shawn Albert McDaniel, 70, of Sweet Home passed away Sunday morning at his home. He was born in Altadena, California to Darrell Douglas and Elynor Marie (Kaskavage) McDaniel. He wanted to serve during the Vietnam War but was not medically eligible...

Patricia Lou Ribe (Schwimmer)

May 1, 2020

Patricia Lou Ribe, 73, of Sweet Home passed away Friday. She was born in Gary, Indiana to Emil M. and Euvena Mae (Shannon) Schwimmer. Patricia grew up in California and moved to Oregon in 1969. She lived mostly in Junction City. Her main passio...

Louis Dean Wells

May 1, 2020

Louis Dean Wells, 66, of Sweet Home, Oregon passed away Friday, May 1, 2020. Sweet Home Funeral Chapel is handling arrangements....

The Shobert Family

April 28, 2020

John Michael Shobert, 63, Tiffany Lorraine Shobert, 41, Jonathan Lawrence Shobert, 15, and Charlotte Lorraine Shobert, 2, all of Sweet Home, Oregon, passed away Tuesday, April 28, 2020. Sweet Home Funeral Chapel is handling arrangements....

Austin Dale West

April 27, 2020

Austin Dale West, 23, of Sweet Home passed away Monday in Anaheim, California. He was born in Eugene to Dale and Leanna (Anders) West. Austin lived most of his life in Sweet Home where he attended Little Promises Preschool, Oak Heights Elementary ...

Charles Lenard Harrington

April 26, 2020

Charles Lenard Harrington, 75, of Sweet Home passed away Sunday. He was born in Maroa, Illinois to Harold Lenard and Effie Myrtle (VanHorn) Harrington. Charles lived his younger years in Illinois, including Maroa, Clinton, Chestnut and Decatur. He...

Phillip "Randy" Randal Passmore

April 26, 2020

Phillip "Randy" Randal Passmore, 53, of Sweet Home, Oregon passed away Sunday at the hospice house in Albany. Sweet Home Funeral Chapel is handling arrangements....

Grant Hess

April 24, 2020

Grant Hess, 69, of Sweet Home, Oregon passed away Friday, April 24, 2020. Sweet Home Funeral Chapel is handling arrangements....

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Faron "Red" Young Pugh

April 23, 2020

Faron "Red" Young Pugh, 84, of Sweet Home, Oregon passed away Thursday, April 23, 2020. He was born in Pensacola, Florida to Henry and Gertrude (Wilson) Pugh. He served in the United States Army from January 8, 1954 until he was Honorably Discharg...

Peggy Joyce Baier (Gwinn)

April 22, 2020

Born January 18, 1931 in Electra, Texas Passed from this earthly life on April 22 in Albany, Oregon at the age of 89 The youngest of five children of Josie Lee and Louis Kloyce Gwinn, Peggy lived in Electra for a brief time before moving to Pho...

Norma J. Foster (Moe)

April 22, 2020

Norma J. Foster, 79, of Sweet Home, passed away peacefully at home of cancer on Wednesday in Sublimity. She was born in Sweet Home to Leonard V. and Opal (Wetherell) Moe. Norma was raised is the Sweet Home and Lebanon area thru her childhood. She ...

Adam Mitchell Spencer

April 19, 2020

Adam Mitchell Spencer, 37, of Sweet Home, Oregon passed away Sunday, April 19, 2020. He was born on May 8, 1982 to Tami J. (Ferebee) and Randy A. Spencer in Corvallis. He lived in Shedd until he met his wife Rachel Sieminski. They married October ...

Harry Vrell

April 16, 2020

Harry Vrell, 81, of Sweet Home, Oregon passed away Thursday, April 16, 2020. Sweet Home Funeral Chapel is handling arrangements....

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Joe Jenkins

April 14, 2020

At 10:09 PM on Tuesday April 14th, Joe Jenkins, 90, of Sweet Home, peacefully passed away at home comforted by his loving wife Marilyn and supported by his caregivers Amos and Kristie Burger who saw to all his needs.A special mention to Kristie for a...

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Daniel Fred Schroeder

April 10, 2020

Daniel Fred Schroeder, age 61, of Sweet Home, passed away the morning of April 10, 2020 peacefully at his home. Although he entertained the idea of living a lavish retired life somewhere in Mexico, Dan took pride in his hometown where he spent the ma...

Susan Grace Natzel

April 9, 2020

Susan Grace Natzel, 54, of Albany, Oregon passed away Thursday, April 9, 2020. Sweet Home Funeral Chapel is handling arrangements....

Mark Joseph Hardin

April 7, 2020

Mark Joseph Hardin, 58, of Sweet Home, Oregon passed away. He was born in Gary, Indiana to Orville Eugene and Earlene (Hart) Hardin. He was raised in Indiana moving to Sweet Home in 1994 where he resided the remainder of his life. Mark spent mo...

Jean Anita Parrish

April 7, 2020

Jean Anita Parrish, 77, of Sweet Home, Oregon passed away Tuesday, April 7, 2020. Sweet Home Funeral Chapel is handling arrangements....

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Robert Wayne Sullivan

April 5, 2020

Robert Wayne Sullivan, 81, of Sweet Home, Oregon passed away Sunday, April 5, 2020. Robert was born in Mooreland, OK to Ralph and Mabel (Harris) Sullivan. His family moved to Oregon and settled in the Holley area. When he began grade school, his teac...

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Phillip Harold Palkki

April 3, 2020

Phillip Harold Palkki, 93, of Sweet Home, passed away Friday April 3, 2020 at 6:50 pm. Phil was born at 5:50 am on October 4, 1926 in Sago Township, Itasca County, Minnesota. He was the 11 th of 12 children born to Finnish immigrants, Tuomas Adolf an...

Paul Ray Swaggerty

April 2, 2020

Paul Ray Swaggerty, 55, of Sweet Home, Oregon passed away Thursday, April 2, 2020. Sweet Home Funeral Chapel is handling arrangements....

Peggy Rolph

April 1, 2020

Peggy Rolph, 58, of Sweet Home, Oregon passed away Wednesday, April 1, 2020. Sweet Home Funeral Chapel is handling arrangements....

Marilyn Ann Watkins (Riggs)

March 30, 2020

Marilyn Ann Watkins, 83, of West Linn, Oregon passed away Monday, March 30, at Willamette Falls Hospital in Oregon City. Marilyn was born in Sweet Home May 6, 1936, the daughter of Ray Albert and Irene Sarah (McPhearson) Riggs. She moved to Sister...

Wilma Speck (Hanel)

March 29, 2020

Wilma Speck, 84, of Sweet Home, Oregon passed away Sunday, March 29, 2020. Wilma was born in Bismarck, North Dakota to Charles and Rose (Kovash) Hanel. Wilma graduated high school and went on to nursing school. She worked over 30 years in the S...

Marian E. Nelson (King)

March 21, 2020

Marian E. Nelson, 89, of Sweet Home, died peacefully on March 21, 2020 at Willamette Springs Memory Care Home in Corvallis. She was born on February 6, 1931 in Mill City, Oregon the daughter of Russell and Ellen (Dehaven) King. She married her hig...