Obituaries

Joyce Marie Barnhart (Kinder)

March 20, 2020

Joyce Marie Barnhart, 66, of Sweet Home was born on April 29, 1953, in Antioch, CA, to parents Frank and Mary (Moura) Kinder, passed from this earth on Friday, March 20, 2020. Joyce loved working in her garden and spending time in the great outdoors....

Leah "Mardy" Hufford (Nothiger)

March 20, 2020

Leah Mardelle Hufford, 91, of Sweet Home, known to her friends and family as “Mardy”, died in her home Friday March 20, 2020. Mardy was born July 18, 1928 in Sweet Home to Muriel E.(Reinhart) and Albin B. Nothiger. Mardy lived all her life on the...

Christina "Chris" Jo Ross (Rubidoux)

March 20, 2020

Christina "Chris" Jo Ross, 67, of Sweet Home, Oregon passed away Friday, March 20, 2020. She was born in San Bernardino, California to Robert Taylor and Peggy Jane (Frazer) Rubidoux. Chris moved around a lot as a child, but grew up in Riverside, C...

Ruby Christine Irby (Thermon)

March 17, 2020

Ruby Christine Irby, 88,of Sweet Home, Oregon passed away Tuesday, March 17, 2020. She was born in Des Arc, Arkansas to George and Ruth (Nesbitt) Thermon. She lived in Sweet Home for 60 years. Ruby was a member of the Pentecostal Church in Swee...

Jason Darrel Graham

March 15, 2020

Jason Darrel Graham, 43, of Sweet Home, Oregon passed away Sunday, March 15, 2020. Jason D. Graham was born on a hot August day in 1976 to James and Vondella (Ingram) Graham. He left this world suddenly and unexpectedly on March 15th from a heart ...

Carol Sue Bilbrey (Todd)

March 13, 2020

Carol Sue (Todd) Bilbrey, 75, of Foster, Oregon passed away Friday, March 13, 2020. She was born in Los Angeles, California to Van Franklin and Marjorie Lucille (Ray) Todd. She lived in Lake Isabella, California and Turner and Foster, Oregon. C...

Geraldine "Gary Anne" Goshong Smith (Potts)

March 12, 2020

Geraldine "Gary Anne" Groshong Smith, 91, of Sweet Home, Oregon passed away Thursday, March 12, 2020 at her long-time home in Holley, Oregon as she had always planned. She was born December 14,1928 to Andy and Mable (Talkington) Potts in Portland, Or...

Ann Loraine McLaws

March 6, 2020

Ann Loraine McLaws, 87, of Sweet Home, Oregon on Friday, March 6, 2020. The service that was scheduled for Friday, March 20, is postponed until further notice. Sweet Home Funeral Chapel is handling arrangements....

Robert Norman Fagan

March 5, 2020

Robert Norman Fagan, 65, of Sweet Home, Oregon passed away Thursday, March 5, 2020. Sweet Home Funeral Chapel is handling arrangements....

Gerald W. Mink

March 4, 2020

Gerald W. Mink, 63, of Sweet Home, Oregon passed away Wednesday, March 4, 2020 with his son, Anthony, and daughter, Lacey, by his side. He was born in Albany to Dean and Betty (Cheek) Mink. Gerald was born, raised, and spent his entire life here. ...

Stephanie Jean Hendrickson

March 3, 2020

Stephanie Jean Hendrickson, 59, of Sweet Home, Oregon passed away after a long illness on Tuesday, March 3, 2020. Sweet Home Funeral Chapel is handling arrangements....

Veteran

David Cecil Wiggins

March 1, 2020

David Cecil Wiggins, 48, of Sweet Home, Oregon passed away Sunday, March 1, 2020. He was born in Fall River Mills, California to Leonard Winston and Linda Irene (Day) Wiggins. David served in the United States Navy from October 1988 to October 199...

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Russell Seiber

February 26, 2020

Russel Seiber, 74, of Sweet Home, Oregon passed away Wednesday, February 26, 2020. He was born at home in Sweet Home to Otto David and Frona (Russell) Seiber. He graduated from High School in 1963 and a week later he joined the United States Navy....

Wanda Farley (Coffman)

February 23, 2020

Wanda Farley, 83, of Sweet Home, Oregon passed away Sunday, February 23, 2020. She was born in Wright City, Oklahoma to James Evans and Helen (Davis) Coffman. She came to Sweet Home 74 years ago from Oklahoma. Wanda worked at DanDee Sales for m...

Linda Elaine Leach

February 20, 2020

Linda Elaine Leach, 71, of Wilder, Idaho (formerly Cottage Grove and Eugene, Oregon) passed away Thursday, February 20, 2020. Viewing will be at 9:00 a.m., Friday, February 28, at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Eugene; 550 N. D...

Donna Mae Tagen (James)

February 18, 2020

Donna Mae (James) Tagen, 75, of Lebanon and Sweet Home, Oregon passed away Tuesday at a care home in Albany. She was born in Klamath Falls to Edgar St. Clair and Jaunita Shirley (LaFever) James. She was residing at Timber View Care Center in Alban...

S. Elizabeth "Beth" King (Taylor)

February 10, 2020

S. Elizabeth "Beth" King, 87, of Sweet Home, Oregon passed away Monday, February 10, 2020. Beth was born July 27, 1932 to Claude and Sadie (Hommy) Taylor in Stony Plain, Alberta and was raised in Hythe, Alberta. After World War II, the family move...

Louis James Ennis

February 4, 2020

Louis James Ennis, 77, of Sweet Home, Oregon passed away Tuesday, Feburary 4, 2020. Sweet Home Funeral Chapel is handling arrangements....

Veteran

Ronald Lee Wood

February 4, 2020

Ronald Lee Wood, 73, of Sweet Home, Oregon passed away Tuesday, February 4, 2020. He was born in Eugene to Francis and Evelyn (Carter) Wood. He served in the United States Air Force during Vietnam. Ronald lived in Bend for 40 years. He retired ...

Gary Alan Travis

February 1, 2020

Gary Alan Travis, 64, of Sweet Home, Oregon passed away Saturday, February 1, 2020. Sweet Home Funeral Chapel is handling arrangements....

Raymond Lawrence Cross, Jr.

January 24, 2020

Raymond Lawrence Cross, Jr., 89, a long-time resident of Sweet Home, Oregon, passed away Friday, January 24, 2020. He was born in Benson County, ND to Raymond L. and Adella (Trowbridge) Cross. In 1948 he married LaWanda Jean Saulmon in Sweet Home....

Doris Elaine Wilkinson (Dishaw)

January 24, 2020

Doris Elaine Wilkinson, 88, of Sweet Home, Oregon passed away Friday, January 24, 2020. She was born in Winegar, Wisconsin to Harry J. and Lenore (Starkweather) Dishaw. She came to Sweet Home from Michigan in 1947, and then arried Eldon Ray Richar...

Arlene Rose Heins (Ehrlich)

January 19, 2020

Arlene Rose Ehrlich Heins, 98, of Albany passed away Sunday January 19, 2020. She was born in Linn County to Oscar H. and Emma Amelia (Marquardt) Ehrlich. Her family lived on a hundred acre farm near the intersection of Poor Farm Road and Winter R...

June Rosella McMullen (Hoeflein)

January 19, 2020

June Rosella McMullen, 83, of Sweet Home, Oregon passed away Sunday, January 19, 2020. She was born in Swiss Home to Vernon and Iva Ellen (Lynch) Hoeflein. She was raised by her mom and Ray Bond, who was a wonderful father and grandfather. She lived ...

Jean Anne Nickerson (Thornbrough)

January 18, 2020

Jean Ann Nickerson, 83, of Salem, Oregon passed away Saturday, January 18, 2020. She was born in Chelsea, Oklahoma to Newton M. And Sadie (Frye) Thornbrough. Jean lived in Oklahoma, Sweet Home, and Salem. She loved animals. She was a devoted Chris...