Obituaries

Michele A. Graham (Nichol)

July 31, 2021

Michele A. Graham January 3, 1954 - July 31, 2021 Michele A. Graham, 67, of Sweet Home passed away Saturday. She was born in Logan, Kansas to Orville Everett and Dorothy Lucille (Seeger) Nichol. Michele has lived in Sweet Home and Corvallis. ...

Lincoln Grey Lewelling

July 29, 2021

Lincoln Grey Lewelling January 11, 1958 - July 29, 2021 Lincoln Grey Lewelling, 63, of Sweet Home passed away Thursday July 29, 2021. He was born in Albany to James H. and Peggy J. (Manney) Lewelling. He has lived in Newport, Oregon, Toledo, Or...

Dorene Ruth Sloan

July 4, 2021

Dorene Ruth Sloan, 92, of Sweet Home, Oregon passed away Sunday, July 4. Sweet Home Funeral Chapel is handling arrangements....

Gary Dwane Morris

July 4, 2021

Gary Dwane Morris, 73, of Sweet Home, Oregon passed away Sunday, July 4. Sweet Home Funeral Chapel is handling arrangements....

Crystal Jenel Bedwell Carr

June 30, 2021

Crystal Jenel Bedwell Carr, 55 of Crawfordsville left her earthly home surrounded by family on June 30, 2021 in Macomb, Illinois. Crystal lived most of her life in Oregon, with her parents. She worked for the WVRC for 24 years. Crystal loved he...

Thomas Michael Adkins

June 28, 2021

Thomas Michael Adkins, 75, of Sweet Home, Oregon passed away Monday, June 28, 2021. He was born in Huntington, West Virginia to Edward Lee and Thelma Lee (Blankenship) Adkins. Thomas was 75 when he lost his two-year battle with heart disease and o...

James Lee Simkins

June 27, 2021

It is with a heavy heart but a quiet notion of comfort that we announce the departure of our dear brother, James “Jimmy” Simkins, from our earthly world at the age of 63 in Lebanon. Jimmy passed away peacefully in his home, surrounded by his fami...

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Carl Lee Harrington

June 23, 2021

Carl Lee Harrington, 55, of Sweet Home, Oregon passed away Wednesday, June 23, 2021. He was born in Decatur, Illinois to Charles Lenard and Molinda Rosella (Evans) Harrington. He served in the United States National Guard in 1983. Carl lived in...

Mark Andrew Phoenix

June 23, 2021

Mark Andrew Phoenix, 44, of Sweet Home passed away Wednesday at his home. He was born on December 28, 1976 in Torrance, CA, the son of David M. and Retha F. (Arnold) Phoenix. He lived most of his life in Los Angeles. He moved to Sweet Home in 2008. ...

Sharon Ann Ward

June 22, 2021

Sharon Ann Ward, 93, of Albany, Oregon passed away Tuesday, June 22, 2021. Sweet Home Funeral Chapel is handling arrangements....

Phyllis Marilyn Crothers (Chezem)

June 20, 2021

Phyllis Marilyn Crothers, 92, of Corvallis, Oregon passed away Sunday. She was born in Eugene to Lyman and Helen (Barr) Chezem. She lived in Oregon most of her life residing in Halsey, where she owned her own upholstery shop, and then later a quiltin...

Melissa Ann Jones

June 19, 2021

Melissa Ann Jones, 49, of Lebanon, Oregon passed away Saturday, June 19, 2021. Sweet Home Funeral Chapel is handling arrangements....

Erma Jean Witcraft

June 19, 2021

Erma Jean Witcraft, 77, of Cottage Grove, Oregon, formerly of Sweet Home, passed away Saturday, June 19. Donations to help defray the cost of services can be sent to Sweet Home Funeral Chapel, 1443 Long Street, Sweet Home, Oregon 97386. Sweet H...

Melissa "Missy" Ann Jones

June 19, 2021

Melissa “Missy” Ann Jones, 49, of Lebanon passed away unexpectedly , Saturday, just 8 days before her 50th birthday. She was born in Beloit, Kansas to Alton “Wayne” Sr. and Gloria Jean (Hill) Jones. When Missy was 6 months old she moved w...

Harold Wilson McDowell

June 18, 2021

Harold Wilson McDowell, 78, of Sweet Home, Oregon passed away Friday, June 18, 2021. Sweet Home Funeral Chapel is handling arrangements....

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Robert (Bob) Earl Eriksen

June 17, 2021

Robert Earl Eriksen, 93, long-time resident of Lebanon, passed away Thursday, June 17, in Gilbert, Arizona. He was born in Mitchell, South Dakota on June 12, 1928. He was the seventh child to be born to his parents, Harry William Peter Eriksen an...

Bonnie Sue Woody (Fleming)

June 16, 2021

With profound sadness, we announce the passing of Bonnie Sue Woody, our devoted and quirky wife and mother. She left us June 16, 2021 while sleeping peacefully at her residence in Sweet Home, Oregon. She was in her 79th year. Born in the coal min...

Loris Dean Behrman

June 15, 2021

Loris Dean Behrman, 77, of Sweet Home, Oregon passed away Tuesday, June 15, 2021. Sweet Home Funeral Chapel is handling arrangements....

Janet LoMae Davis

June 15, 2021

Janet LoMae Davis, 65, of Sweet Home, died at home on June 15, 2021. She was born December 29, 1955 in the Lebanon hospital to Denver G. and Hilda L. (Nolan) Davis, lifelong residents of Foster, and lived most of her life on North River Drive. Her pa...

Vickie Hester

June 15, 2021

Vickie Hester, 67, of Sweet Home passed away Tuesday. She was born in Seattle, Washington to Valentine Kent and Viola Mae (Sutherland) Thomson. She lived in Seattle, Washington, San Jose, California, Las Vegas, Nevada, and Okanogan and Wenatchee,...

Mary Katherine Paul

June 14, 2021

Mary Katherine Paul, 74, of Sweet Home, Oregon passed away Monday, June 14, 2021. Sweet Home Funeral Chapel is handling arrangements....

Dillon Kenneth White

June 13, 2021

Dillon Kenneth White, 26, of Sweet Home went to heaven on June 13, 2021 in Crawfordsville. He was born in Lebanon to Tami K. White and Charlie Davis. Dillon grew up in Sweet Home and continued to live in the area for his adult life. He worked at B...

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Virgil LeRoy Cramblett

June 11, 2021

Virgil LeRoy Cramblett, 74, of Sweet Home, Oregon passed away Friday at Samaritan Evergreen Hospice House in Albany. He was born in Corvallis to Eldon L. and Mabel C. (Andersen) Cramblett. Virgil lived in Sweet Home for 20-plus years. He was a ve...

Daniel Freitas

June 10, 2021

Daniel Freitas, 78, of Sweet Home, Oregon passed away Thursday, June 10, 2021. Sweet Home Funeral Chapel is handling arrangements....

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Dexter Ronald Smith

June 10, 2021

Dexter Ronald Smith, 90, of Sweet Home, Oregon passed away Thursday, June 10, 2021. He was born in Tacoma, Washington to Ronald and Stella (Jacob) Smith. He served for four years in the United States Navy during the Korean conflict. Dexter wa...