Obituaries


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Edward Joe Jarrell

October 27, 2021

Ed Jarrell passed away on Oct. 27, 2021. He was 77 years old.  Ed was born in Elk City, Okla., where his parents were dairy farmers. His parents moved to Merced, Calif., and later Lebanon, Ore., where they had another dairy near the South Santiam...

Thomas J. Philpott

October 23, 2021

Tom passed away peacefully on Saturday, October 23, 2021 at Samaritan Evergeen Hospice House, he was 92.     He was born in Holley, Oregon on June 4, 1929 to Justin Byron and Edith Leola (Cross) Philpott. The youngest of the children, he was r...

Hannah Ann Owen

October 22, 2021

Hannah Ann Owen, 36, of Sweet Home passed away Friday. She was born in Denver, Colorado to Ben Edwin and Leah Ann (Culbertson) Owen. She has lived in Monmoth, Lebanon, Cottage Grove, Albany, Mollala, Depoe Bay, Seaside, Astoria and Sweet Home. She...

John Cameron Asbury

October 22, 2021

John Cameron Asbury, 70, of Sweet Home passed away Friday. He was born June 14, 1951 in Washington DC to Glenn Cameron and Myrna Mae (Gillespie) Asbury. His family moved to Santa Barbara, California about 1962. John worked at Carburetor and Elect...

Joyce Diane Connor (Gray)

October 19, 2021

Joyce Diane Connor, 76, of Sweet Home passed away Tuesday. Sweet Home Funeral Chapel is handling arrangements. www.sweethomefuneral.com ...

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Roy Edwin Vallad

October 16, 2021

Roy Edwin Vallad, 76, of Sweet Home passed away Saturday, October 16th. He was born in Lebanon to Len and Ethel Belle (Lutton) Vallad. Roy was a family man first, God-loving and hard-working throughout his life. He graduated from Sweet Home High Sch...

Jerry Duane Ray

October 15, 2021

Duane Ray, 68, of Sweet Home passed away Friday. He was born in Lebanon son of Donna Joyce (Sturgis) Ray. He has lived in Lebanon most of his life. He enjoyed golf, crabbing, fishing, hunting and boating. He loved his grandchildren. Duane is ...

Timothy Miles Schatz

October 15, 2021

Timothy Miles Schatz, 30 of Sweet Home passed away Friday. He was born in Lebanon to Donald James and Sandra Jean(Overstreet) Schatz. Timothy was born and raised in Sweet Home. He worked at the Boys and Girls Club or eight years and Bi-Mart for t...

James Errol Isaac

October 13, 2021

James Errol Isaac, 80, of Sweet Home passed away Wednesday. He was born on October 19, 1940 in Ardmore, Oklahoma, the son of James Judias and Lillie Mae (Davis) Isaac. He had lived most of his life in the western United States, including CA, OR, CO, ...

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Wilton Lee Ivie

October 11, 2021

Wilton Lee Ivie, 78, of Sweet Home passed away Monday. He was born in Grants Pass to Archie and Iola (Fields) Ivie. Wilton was one among five other brothers and one sister. Wilton served his country in the United States Army and also in the Natio...

Lola Louise Isaac

October 11, 2021

Lola Louise Isaac, 78, of Sweet Home passed away Monday October 11th. She was born on July 13, 1943 in Santa Rosa, CA the daughter of Clarence R. and Lois L. (Webber) Hamilton. She had lived most of her life in the western United States, including CA...

Rachael Joy Odren

October 11, 2021

Rachael Joy Odren, 56, of Sweet Home passed away Monday. Sweet Home Funeral Chapel is handling arrangements. www.sweethomefuneral.com ...

James Graham Ballantyne

October 9, 2021

James Graham Ballantyne, 49, of Sweet Home, passed away Saturday. Sweet Home Funeral Chapel is handling arrangements. www.sweethomefuneral.com ...

Doris Lee Ashe

October 6, 2021

Doris Lee Ashe, 93, of Lebanon passed away Wednesday. Sweet Home Funeral Chapel is handling arrangements. www.sweethomefuneral.com ...

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Vernon Simpson

October 5, 2021

Vernon Simpson, 78, of Sweet Home passed away Tuesday. He was born in Coppers Gab, Arkansas to Fay Robert and Stella Elizabeth (Wilson) Simpson. His family moved to California in 1950. In enlisted in the United States Army in 1959 and served for f...

Carol Jean Piller

October 4, 2021

Carol Jean Piller, 57, of Lebanon passed away Monday. She was born in Menomonie, Wisconsin to Everett and Karen Lucille (Hansen) Turner. She lived in Medford, Wisconsin before moving to Lebanon in September of 2001. Carol enjoyed mules, horse...

Bruce Allan Breckheimer

October 3, 2021

Bruce Allan Breckheimer, 72, of Albany passed away Sunday. Sweet Home Funeral Chapel is handling arrangements. www.sweethomefuneral.com ...

Patricia Deane Volkers

September 30, 2021

Patricia “Pat” Deane Volkers   June 27, 1941 - September 30, 2021   Patricia “Pat” Deane Volkers, 81, of Sweet Home passed away September 30th with her family by her side. She was born in Battlecreek, Michigan to Alfred Ebert and Jean E...

Tammy Sue Coleman (Walnum)

September 27, 2021

Tammy Sue Coleman March 19, 1960 - September 27, 2021 Tammy Sue Coleman, 61, of Sweet Home passed away Monday. She was born in San Diego, California to Loren and Joyce (Hettenger) Walnum. Her family moved to Ramona, California and lived there u...

Eugene Paul Nelson

September 27, 2021

March 4, 1959 - September 27, 2021 Eugene “Beano” Paul Nelson, 62, of Sweet Home passed away Monday. He was born in Crookston, Minnesota to Ernest and June (Hanson) Nelson. He moved to Sweet Home in 1968 and lived here most of his life. ...

Edward Lee Petermen

September 25, 2021

Edward Lee Petermen, 80, of Brownsville passed away Saturday. Sweet Home Funeral Chapel is handling arrangements. www.sweethomefuneral.com ...

Faye Lite (Lufkin)

September 23, 2021

Faye Lite, 59, of Sweet Home passed away Thursday. She was born in Oakland, California to Charles Dexter and Marilyn Louise (Antcliff) Lufkin. She was raised in Hawaii, where part of her heart always remained. Faye is survived by her husband ...

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Martin Charles Pembleton

September 22, 2021

Martin Charles Pembleton, 74, of Albany passed away Wednesday. He was born in Medford to Charles Martin and Florence Marie (Jones) Pembleton. He grew up in Medford, lived in Spokane, Washington, Deer Park, Washington, Buffalo, New York, then retur...

Cherri Joan Washburne

September 22, 2021

Cherri Joan Washburne, 60, of Sweet Home passed away Wednesday. Sweet Home Funeral Chapel is handling arrangements. www.sweethomefuneral.com ...

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Louie Dale Taylor

September 21, 2021

Louie Dale Taylor 91, of Sweet Home passed away in the Loving arms of his daughter Pamela on September 21st with several family members close by. He was born in Somerton, Az. to John Riley Taylor and Oma Jackson Taylor. Louie and Virginia’s famil...