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Jimmie Lee Leming

September 9, 2011

Jimmie Lee Leming, 64, of Lebanon passed away Friday, September 9th. He was born in Sweet Home to Donald and Fretta (Davis) Leming. Jimmie grew up in Sweet Home, Oregon. He served in The United States Navy during the Vietnam War. Jimmie was a “...

Eileen Marie Steen-Munts

September 1, 2011

Eileen Steen-Munts, 60, of Sweet Home, Oregon, and formerly Scotts Valley, California, passed away Thursday after a long illness. She leaves behind her husband, Orville Munts, whom she loved dearly over the past 15 years. Eileen also leaves: her c...

Jack D. Tungett

August 31, 2011

Jack D. Tungett, 73, of Sweet Home passed away Wednesday at home surrounded by family and friends. He is survived by: his wife of 52 years, Pat; daughters, Sherry (and her husband, James) Kudna of Salem, Jennifer Hendricks of Lebanon; grandchildr...

Virginia L. Urban (Naeve)

August 29, 2011

Virginia Urban, 77, of Sweet Home passed away Monday. She was born in Dillard, Missouri to Fred M. and Mary E. (Trask) Naeve, Sr. She married Harold G. Urban on June 11, 1955. She was honored by the newly founded Sweet Home Optimist Club for her e...

Donna L. Lutton Blanchard (Weaver)

August 25, 2011

Donna L. (Lutton) Blanchard, 84, of Sweet Home passed away Thursday. She was born in Alsea, Oregon to Orval and Cressie (Vidatoe) Weaver. She came to Sweet Home from Alsea during her teenage years. She met and later married James Lutton who was i...

Belva Pauline Frakes (Hayes)

August 18, 2011

Belva Pauline Frakes, 91, of Sweet Home passed away Thursday. She was born in Broadbent, Oregon to Jesse and Fernora May (Robinson) Hayes. She lived in Broadbent through her school years. She married Kennith Barkdoll and they raised their family i...

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Clinton J. Bennett

August 15, 2011

Clinton Bennett, 88, of Foster, Oregon passed away peacefully in Seaside, Oregon with his son and daughter-in-law, Roy and Sheila Bennett, at his side. He was born to Norval and Lucille (Whitworth) Bennett in Mitchell, Nebraska. During his early year...

Vivian Rae Gruwell

August 15, 2011

Vivian Rae Gruwell, 70, of Sweet Home passed away Monday, August 15. Arrangements are under the direction of Sweet Home Funeral Chapel....

Bette Elaine Talbot (Means)

August 15, 2011

Bette Elaine Talbot, 85, of Gresham, formerly of Sweet Home, passed away Monday. She was born in Saguache, Colorado to Clarence and Hattie (Carson) Means. Bette was the youngest and only surviving of five children. She graduated from high scho...

Starla Rhae Carlson Flick

August 13, 2011

Starla Rhae Carlson Flick, 56, of Sweet Home passed away Saturday at her home. She was born in Sioux City, Iowa to Patrick Leo and Mary Jane (Stewart) Flick. Starla lived in California before moving recently to Sweet Home. She was a teacher an...

Judith A Drinnen

August 4, 2011

Judith A. Drinnen, 77, of Brownsville passed away Thursday. Arrangements are under the direction of Sweet Home Funeral Chapel....

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Dr. Harold Bader Dowling

August 2, 2011

Dr. Harold B. Dowling, 88, of Sweet Home passed away Tuesday, August 2, 2011. He was born in Seattle, Washington to Harold Littlefield and Blanche (Bader) Dowling. Harold graduated from Seattle Roosevelt High School in 1941, and then studied pre-...

Fred H. Shields

August 1, 2011

Fred H. Shields, 74, of Lebanon passed away Monday. Arrangements are under the direction of Sweet Home Funeral Chapel....

Randy Wayne Cogar

July 29, 2011

Randy Wayne Cogar, 60, of Sheridan passed away Friday. He was born in Webster Springs, West Virginia to Bantz and Irene Cogar. He lived most of his life in Oregon. Randy worked as a mechanic for motorcycles. Randy played in bands and with jus...

Barbara Jeanine Ramsdorfer

July 29, 2011

Barbara Jeanine Ramsdorfer, 82, of Sweet Home passed away Friday. She was born in Detroit, Michigan to William Orville and Katherine (Birt) Wiseman. She lived in Pico Rivera, California from 1955 to 1965, and then La Habra, California from 1965 t...

Steven Duane Wiliamson

July 24, 2011

Steve Williamson, 58, of West Linn passed away Sunday. He was born in Arlington, Washington to Carl Clark and Louise Margaret (Easley) Williamson. He worked at Tektronix for 25 years and then Xerox Corporation for 11 years as Quality Assurance Ma...

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John Bumbarger

July 21, 2011

John Bumbarger, formerly of Sweet Home, passed away in Louisville, Colorado on July 21, 2011. He was born February 28, 1924 in Morrisdale, Pennsylvania, the youngest of twelve children of Ellen and Howard Bumbarger. Following his graduation fro...

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Kenneth "Butch" Cotton Stephens

July 18, 2011

Kenneth “Butch” Cotton Stephens, 70, of Sweet Home passed away Monday. He was born in Ronan, Montana to Kenneth and Helen (Barclay) Stephens. Kenneth served in the United States Army from 1960 to 1963. After the military, he worked at Willame...

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William Woodrow Tilson

July 17, 2011

William "Bill" Woodrow Tilson, 80, of Sweet Home passed away Sunday. He was born in Mars Hill, North Carolina to Bert Robert and Donna M. (Rice) Tilson. He served in the United States Navy from 1950 to 1958. Bill retired from Seattle City Light. ...

Donald Wayne Chapman

July 15, 2011

Donald Wayne Chapman, 71, of Sweet Home passed away Friday. He was born in Los Angeles, California to William and Myrtle Chapman. Donald lived in Los Angeles until he moved to Sweet Home in 2005. He started working for the fastener industry righ...

William J. Silva

July 14, 2011

William J. Silva, 75, of Lebanon passed away Thursday, July 14, 2011. He was born in Tulare, California to Manuel and Rosie (Canada) Silva. William is survived by: his wife, Carol Sliva; sons, William Silva, Jr., Charles Williams, Richard Willi...

Dianne Classen (Luhde)

July 13, 2011

Dianne Classen, 80, of Lebanon passed away Wednesday. She was born in Pine Falls, Manitoba, Canada to Fred and Ivah (Nagle) Luhde. She came to Oregon in 1944. Her family remembers her talking about marching in the Rose Festival Parade. Dianne...

Carol Dean Johnston

July 9, 2011

Carol Johnston, 72, of Sweet Home passed away Saturday. She was born in Wheeling, West Virginia to Paul and Virginia (Twyman) Wallace. She was raised in Ohio and California and graduated from high school in San Luis Obispo, California. She met Ro...

Glen A. Long

July 5, 2011

Glen A. Long, 59, of Sweet Home died at his home July 5, 2011. Arrangements are under the direction of Sweet Home Funeral Chapel....

Lee Marvin McBride

July 4, 2011

Lee Marvin McBride, 95, of Lebanon passed away Monday. He was born in Claude, Texas to Lee and Gertrude McBride. Lee moved with his family to Delta, Colorado in 1935 where he met and married Hannah Josephine Bruton on June 19, 1937. They enjoyed 60 y...