Obituaries

Mariann Elizabeth Biteman

June 9, 2022

Mariann Elizabeth Biteman, 57, of Sweet Home passed away Thursday. Sweet Home Funeral Chapel is handling arrangements. www.sweethomefuneral.com...

Thomas Gaylen Drown

June 9, 2022

Thomas Gaylen Drown, 72, of Lebanon passed away Thursday. Sweet Home Funeral Chapel is handling arrangements. www.sweethomefuneral.com ...

Tina Jo Swanson

June 7, 2022

Tina Jo Swanson, 62, of Sweet Home passed away Tuesday. She was born in Redlands, California to Robert Earl and Ina Vee (Sufficool) Lee. She was raised in Palm Springs. She moved to Sweet Home in 1981 where she met and married John Swanson and the...

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Loren Arnold Banks

June 6, 2022

Loren Arnold Banks, 90, of Sweet Home passed away Monday. Sweet Home Funeral Chapel is handling arrangements. www.sweethomefuneral.com ...

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William Young Thrift

June 5, 2022

William Young Thrift, 91, of Springfield passed away Sunday. Sweet Home Funeral Chapel is handling arrangements. www.sweethomefuneral.com...

Gloria Ruth Sachse Pence (Jones)

June 3, 2022

Gloria Ruth Sachse Pence, 75, of Sweet Home passed away Friday. Sweet Home Funeral Chapel is handling arrangements. www.sweethomefuneral.com...

Charles Eugene McIntyre

June 3, 2022

Charles Eugene McIntyre, 50, of Sweet Home passed away peacefully surrounded by close family just weeks after celebrating his 50th birthday. He was born in Lebanon to William and Carla (Gange) McIntyre. He was raised in Sweet Home, and graduated f...

Christine Elizabeth Nyberg

June 2, 2022

Christine Elizabeth Nyberg, 59, of Sweet Home passed away June 2, 2022. She was born to Donald and Roberta Nyberg in Florida during their service in the US Navy.  She inherited the gift of music and song from her grandmothers and her father of s...

Lyle Jerry Dirksen

May 28, 2022

Lyle Jerry Dirksen, passed away peacefully on May 28, 2022, the morning after his 81st birthday - a day he was determined to celebrate. Born on May 27, 1941, in Huron, South Dakota, to Lloyd and Myrtle Dirksen, joining sister Judy and brother Lowell....

James "Jimmy" David Fuller

May 24, 2022

James “Jimmy” David Fuller May 7, 1954 - May 24, 2022 James David Fuller, 67, of Sweet Home passed away Tuesday. He was born in Lebanon to Max E. and Catherine I (Gordon) Fuller. He lived in Sweet Home his entire life. He loved working on c...

Denise Kaye Anderson

May 22, 2022

Denise Kaye Anderson, 56, of Sweet Home passed away Sunday. Sweet Home Funeral Chapel is handling arrangements. www.sweethomefuneral.com ...

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Michel Millard Robertson

May 17, 2022

Michel Millard Robertson, 74, of Sweet Home passed away peacefully in his home and went to be with the Lord on Tuesday. He was born in Lebanon to Raymond “Bob” Millard and Winifred Pheadore (Morris) Robertson. Mike was raised in Sweet Home Th...

Anita Margarete Launder (Streppel)

May 14, 2022

Anita Margarete Launder, 97, of Sweet Home passed away peacefully at home May 14, 2022. She was born April 2, 1925 to Kurt and Martha (Schotte) Streppel in Naumburg, Germany.

In 1949, Anita came from Germany to America, starting out in Souther...

Beverlee J. Detlefsen

May 8, 2022

Beverlee J. Detlefsen, 93, of Sweet Home passed away Sunday. Sweet Home Funeral Chapel is handling arrangements. www.sweethomefuneral.com...

Andrew David Wright

May 4, 2022

Andrew David Wright, 49, of Sweet Home passed away Wednesday. Sweet Home Funeral Chapel is handling arrangements. www.sweethomefuneral.com...

Wanda Cynthia Miner (Coulter)

May 4, 2022

Wanda Cynthia Miner, 101, of Sweet Home passed away Wednesday. She was born at home in Sweet Home to Franklin Pierce and Hilda Alice (Geil) Coulter. She lived in Sweet Home. She graduated from Sweet Home High School in 1938. She married Melvin Wi...

Margaret "Peggy" W. Bristow (Warrington)

April 29, 2022

Margaret W. “Peggy” Bristow, 96, of Sweet Home passed away Friday. She was born in Oxford, Pennsylvania to Charles Elzey and Rosine Sarah (Buker) Warrington. She spent her childhood and teenage years growing up between two brothers, Charles a...

Helen Rebecca Hill

April 28, 2022

Helen Rebecca Hill, 69, of Sweet Home passed away Thursday. Sweet Home Funeral Chapel is handling arrangements. www.sweethomefuneral.com ...

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Leland Howard Karns

April 25, 2022

Leland Howard Karns, 81, of Albany passed away Monday. He was born in Loveland, Colorado to Harold R. and Evea M. (Ferguson) Karns. Leland served in the United States Army as a medical specialist from 1958 until 1961 when he was Honorably Dischar...

Shirley J. Lamb (Skaggs)

April 25, 2022

Shirley J. Lamb was granted her angel wings on Monday April 25, 2022. Her final days were spent surrounded by family and friends in Bend. Shirley was a long time resident of Sweet Home. She was born December 27, 1936 in Huntley, Montana to Jesse E. a...

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Claude Almond Saunders SR.

April 23, 2022

Claude Almond Saunders Sr., 92, of Lebanon passed away Saturday. He was born in Petersburg, Virginia to William and Myrtle (Butler) Saunders. Claude served in the United States Navy from 1948 until he Honorably Retired in 1968. He served in the K...

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Irvin Dean Gray SR.

April 23, 2022

Irvin Dean Gray Sr., 84, of Foster passed away Saturday. Sweet Home Funeral Chapel is handling arrangements. www.sweethomefuneral.com ...

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William Rodney Rosier Jr.

April 22, 2022

William Rodney Rosier Jr., 76, of Sweet Home passed away peacefully at home Friday while being comforted by his beloved wife, Cindy Rosier, grandson Alex Rosier, and step-grandson Orin Williams on April 22, 2022. He was born in Oregon at North Bend h...

Elenore Genevieve Phillips (Glaefke)

April 21, 2022

Elenore Genevieve Phillips, 93, of Sweet Home passed away Thursday. She was born in Fossil to John A. and Dilla Viola (Beymer) Glaefke. She has lived in Sweet Home, Estacada, Fossil and Shaniko and Pollock Pines, California. Elenore was a nutr...

Ramona Marie Mathews (Cole)

April 21, 2022

Ramona Marie Mathews, 92, of Sweet Home passed away Thursday. She was born in Anchorage, Alaska to Milton and Marion (Ingersol) Cole. She graduated from San Fernando High School in California in 1946. She lived in Paradise, California from 1959 -...