Obituaries

Rita Diane Oden (Rebbe)

January 9, 2007

On Tuesday, January 09, 2007, Rita Diane Oden, beloved wife, mother, sister, grandmother, aunt, and friend, was peacefully lifted up and released from her recent medical struggles and welcomed to God's eternal loving home. Rita leaves behind ma...

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Darrell Duane Bates

January 5, 2007

Darrell Duane Bates, 50, of Sweet Home, died January 5th at his home. He was born to Lester and Zelma (Cagle) Bates. Darrell grew up in Ukiah, California. He came to Oregon in his 20’s, settling in the Rogue River/Grants Pass area. He spent a sh...

Erwin Byerley

January 2, 2007

Erwin Byerley, 73, of Sweet Home, passed away on Tuesday. Sweet Home Funeral Chapel is handling the arrangements. ...

Mida Louise Wallace (Windom)

December 31, 2006

Mida Wallace, 84, of Albany died Sunday. She was born to Clarence and Florence (Ivey) Windom in Paisley, Oregon. Mida moved to Sweet Home in 1942. Her husband drove a log truck, while she did the paper work and bookkeeping. When her husband ...

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Kenneth Carl Elavsky

December 24, 2006

Kenneth Carl Elavsky, 82, died Sunday, December 24, 2006. He was born July 9, 1924 in Minnesota, the son of Mike and Mary (Profant) Elavsky. He entered the U.S. Navy as a young man during WWII and served in the South Pacific aboard the U.S. ...

Dennis Henthorne

December 20, 2006

Dennis Henthorne, 52, of Albany died Wednesday. He was born to Samuel and Birtha (Peadon) Henthorne in Lebanon. Dennis grew up in Sweet Home and graduated from Sweet Home High School. Dennis was a realtor for a while, but mostly worked in pl...

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Leonard Edward "Ed" Young Jr.

December 20, 2006

Leonard Edward “Ed” Young, Jr., 61, of Sweet Home, passed away on Wednesday at his home. He was born in Concordia, Kansas to Dorothy Mae (Lambert) and Leonard Edward Young, Sr. He lived on a farm and attended Cloud County’s one-room sc...

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Donald G. Beebe

December 20, 2006

Donald G. Beebe, 89, of Sweet Home, died on Wednesday, December 2006. He was born in Gering, Nebraska, the son of Walter G. and Amy (Capper) Beebe. He attended schools in the Gering-Scottsbluff area. He married Gretchen Wallace on November 13, 193...

Martha Matilda Westbrook (Archerd)

December 19, 2006

Martha Westbrook, 101, of Sweet Home died Tuesday in her home. Martha Matilda (Archerd) Westbrook was born August 21, 1905 in Kimball, South Dakota to Robert Wayne and Flora Etta (Hovey) Archerd. She was the third child of nine. She moved...

Edwin Gerald Hall

August 12, 1969

Edwin Gerald Hall, 51, of Sweet Home, Oregon died Monday, August 12, 2013. Private family services were held. Any cards, letters of sympathy, or donations, please send to: Tammy Hall c/o Sweet Home Funeral Chapel; 1443 Long Street; Sweet Home, Or...

Scott Richard Reiling

June 20, 0022

Scott Richard Reiling, 52, of Sweet Home passed away Monday. Sweet Home Funeral Chapel is handling arrangements. www.sweethomefuneral.com ...

George Nathan Roth

George Nathan Roth, 63, of Sweet Home passed away Monday. Arrangements are under the direction of Sweet Home Funeral Chapel....

Keegan Richard Burnett

Keegan Richard Burnett, 28, of Sweet Home passed away Monday. He was born in Albany to Rick and Alice (Inselman) Burnett. Keegan is survived by: his parents, Rick and Alice Burnett of Sweet Home; sisters, McKenna and Shaina of Sweet Home; grandmo...

Lee Williams

Lee Williams, age 92, of Sweet Home died on Thursday, May 1, 2008 at his home. Sweet Home Funeral Chapel is handling arrangements....

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Elroy Lamon Fuller Sr.

Our world became a lesser place in which to live on February 25th with the passing of Elroy Lamon Fuller, Sr. Elroy was born in Prineville, Oregon March 12, 1923 to Wendell and Edythe (Wonderly) Fuller. His mother passed away from complications of b...

Boyd L. Roberts

Boyd L. Roberts, age 85, of Lebanon died March 1 of causes related to age. He was born Dec. 12, 1924 in Aurora, Oregon to Cecil and Inez (Pruitt) Roberts. Boyd graduated from high school in Grants Pass prior to joining the U.S. Army in 1943. He ...

Cooper Eli Miller

Cooper Eli Miller, 7, of Sweet Home passed away Tuesday at his home after a two-year battle with JMML, a rare type of leukemia. He was born in Lebanon to Chester L. and Kerry Anne (Davenport) Miller. He lived in Sweet Home all his life. Cooper ...

Eugene Anthony Stanek

Eugene Anthony Stanek, 73, of Sweet Home, Oregon passed away Tuesday, December 10, 2013. Sweet Home Funeral Chapel is handling the arrangements....

Sonny M. Nelson

Sonny M. Nelson, 83, of Sweet Home, Oregon passed away March 25, 2014 at his home surrounded by his loving family. He was born in Oregon City to Hank and Molly (McVay) Nelson. Sonny was raised in Molalla, and then Mill City where he graduated fro...

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Lloyd E. Hein

Lloyd E. Hein, age 89, of Eugene (formerly of Sweet Home) passed away Sunday at Sacred Heart Medical Center at Riverbend. He was born in Durham, Kansas to Daniel E. and Hannah (Schlotthauer) Hein. Lloyd grew up on a farm in Kansas. He graduated fr...

Devere Leonard Anderson

Devere Leonard Anderson, 75, of Sweet Home died Monday at Samaritan Lebanon Community Hospital. Arrangements are under the direction of Sweet Home Funeral Chapel....

James W. Wilson

James W. Wilson, age 72, of Sweet Home died Saturday, November 29, 2008. Sweet Home Funeral Chapel is handling services....

Anna Sue Rainey

Anna Sue Rainey, 58, of Sweet Home passed away Tuesday. She was born in Sweet Home to Maxie and Dorothy (Elliott) Rainey. Susie was a very loving person. She never met a stranger. She loved hugs and gave good ones. She is survived by: her siste...

Laverne T. Long

Laverne T. Long, age 92, of Sweet Home passed away Tuesday. He was born in Haldane, Illinios to Howard and Bessie (Conrad) Long. He and his family moved to the McMinnville, Oregon area when he was a child. He married Clara Apple in 1938; later div...

Lila Roemmick

Lila Roemmick, age 65, of Sweet Home, passed away Thursday, February 12, 2009 at her residence. Lila was born in Salem, Oregon to Mark Jay and Elsie Stewart. She was a graduate of Woodburn High School and attended Merritt Business College in Salem. ...