Dwight David Denton Jr.

January 3, 2011

Dwight David Denton, Jr., 34, of Sweet Home passed away Monday. Arrangements are under the direction of Sweet Home Funeral Chapel....

Helen Vernela Turner

December 29, 2010

Helen Vernela Turner, 78, of Sweet Home died on Wednesday. Arrangements are under the direction of Sweet Home Funeral Chapel....

Myrtle Harriett Haney (Irwin)

December 26, 2010

Myrtle Harriett (Irwin) Haney, 84, of Lebanon (formerly of Sweet Home) passed away Sunday. She was born in Broadus, Montana to Thomas and Nellie (Edwards) Irwin. Myrtle lived in Broadus until she was eleven, when the family moved to Kansas. She gr...

David Christian Barrett

December 25, 2010

David Christian Barrett, 43, of Sweet Home passed away Saturday at his home. He was born in Chula Vista, California to David L. and Janet E. (Clay) Barrett. David grew up and graduated (1987) from El Capitan High School in Lakeside, California w...

Vergie Ann Giddings

December 25, 2010

Vergie Ann Giddings, 77, of Sweet Home passed away Saturday at her home. She was born in Hardington, Nebraska to Leo and Jurritta (Shelton) Corson. At a young age, Vergie moved with her family to Oregon. The family initially settled in Chiloquin,...

Ervene Fay Carroll (Hersome)

December 21, 2010

Ervene Fay Carroll, 46, of Sweet Home passed away Tuesday at her home. She was born in Lubbock, Texas to J.C. and Betty Joyce (Ford) Hersome. Fay moved to Oregon in 1978 and lived in Scio, Lebanon, Albany, and Halsey before settling in Sweet Home. ...

Donald LeRoy Pelham

December 21, 2010

Donald LeRoy Pelham, 70, of Sweet Home passed away Tuesday at Samaritan Lebanon Community Hospital after a long battle with respiratory illness. He was born in Pasadena, California to Thomas Ivy and Marjorie Bertha (Hunter) Pelham. Don spent his...

Lawrence LeRoy Cross

December 20, 2010

Lawrence LeRoy Cross, 61, of Sweet Home passed away Monday at Lebanon Community Hospital. Memorial service will be at 2:00 PM Wednesday, December 29, at Community Chapel. Arrangements are under the direction of Sweet Home Funeral Chapel....

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Dwight Albert Templeton

December 16, 2010

Dwight Albert Templeton, 94, of Sweet Home passed away Thursday. He was born near Cashmere, Washington to Raleigh Albert and Hallie Hazle (Pearl) Templeton. His family moved back to the Brownsville area in 1918. Dwight started school in Halsey in...

Gail Marie Blatchley (Banta)

December 11, 2010

Gail Marie Blatchley, 63, of Crawfordsville passed away Saturday at her home after sucumming to her long battle with cancer. She was born in Lebanon, Oregon; the second of three children to Hubert Eldon and Lois Opel (Nieman) Banta. She lived in ...

Frances Roberta Templeton (Gordon)

December 10, 2010

Frances Roberta Templeton, 84, of Sweet Home passed away Friday. She was born in Littlefork, Minnesota to John Francis and Lois Stewart (Griffith) Gordon. Her family moved to Missouri in 1928, and then to Sweet Home in 1933. She lived and worked ...

William "Bill" Harris

December 8, 2010

William “Bill” Harris, 63, of Sweet Home passed away Wednesday. He was born in Sweet Home, Oregon to Hugh and Virginia June (Willey) Harris. He was a life-long Sweet Home resident. He graduated from Sweet Home Union High. He married Sharon Ma...

Letha Opal Rainbolt (Newton)

December 8, 2010

Letha Opal Rainbolt, 91, of Brownsville passed away Wednesday at her home. She was born in Baker, Oregon to Chester and Susie (Bell) Newton. As a girl, she picked strawberries in the Salem area where she met her future husband. She married Otto Ra...

Leah Nutter Bush

December 7, 2010

Leah N. Bush, 85, of Lebanon passed away Tuesday at her home. She was born in Salt Lake City to William and Louise (Lewis) Nutter. As a young adult, Leah moved to Orange County, California and raised her family. Soon after retiring, the family ...

Dale L. Henderson

December 7, 2010

Dale L. Henderson, 88, of Brownsville passed away Tuesday at Twin Oaks Rehabilitaiton. Arrangements are under the direction of Sweet Home Funeral Chapel....

Elisia Annee May Nunn

December 5, 2010

Elisia Annee May Nunn, infant daughter of Thomas Edward and Tiffany Anne (Ames) Nunn, was stillborn on December 5. She was the fourth of their children and was loved and will be missed. Elisia is survived by: her parents; siblings, Ryan Pointer, ...

Margaret Lea Foust (Hilliard)

December 1, 2010

Margaret Lea Hilliard Foust, 80, of Sweet Home passed away Wednesday. She was born in Larnard, Kansas to Sidney Christopher and Iva Lorene (Williams) Hilliard. During the first six years of her life, Margaret lived on a dairy farm in Kanas with h...

Dorothy Mae Nelson (Bennett)

December 1, 2010

Dorothy Mae Nelson, 89, of Creswell (formerly of Sweet Home), passed away Wednesday at Sacred Heart Medical Center at Riverbend of causes related to age. She was born in Mitchell, Nebraska to Norval and Lucille (Whitworth) Bennett. Dorothy was a ...

Dennis Koch

November 24, 2010

Dennis Koch, 84, of Christmas Valley (formerly of Sweet Home) passed away Wednesday. Arrangements are under the direction of Sweet Home Funeral Chapel....

O. June Giegl (Whittenberg)

November 23, 2010

June Giegl, 96, of Sweet Home passed away Tuesday. She was born in La Grande, Oregon the oldest of four and last surviving child of Jesse P. and Grace Darling (Ball) Whittenberg. She was a member of the Seventh day Adventist Church. She loved mus...

Gay Dean Miller (LaShot)

November 23, 2010

Gay Dean Miller, 72, of Sweet Home passed away Tuesday. She was born in Blythville, Arkansas to William Clay and Martha Elizabeth (Brown) LaShot. Her family came west when she was two years old and settled in Creswell. They then moved to Waltervil...

Dawnann Lucille Slay (Braaten)

November 19, 2010

Dawnann Lucille Slay, 48, of Sweet Home passed away Friday. She was born in Pendleton, Oregon to Don and Joanne (VanCleave) Braaten. She graduated from Cascade High School in Turner, Oregon. She grew up in Oregon and traveled to about 32 states wi...

Dean Boer

November 18, 2010

Dean Boer, 66, of Sweet Home passed away Thursday. Arrangements are under the direction of Sweet Home Funeral Chapel....

Mauritz "Buddy" Ernest Johnson

November 18, 2010

Mauritz “Buddy” Ernest Johnson, 84, of Lebanon passed away Thursday evening. The third of nine children, he was born in Fargo, North Dakota to Gust Johnson and Lois Bly. On January 15, 1956 in Mound, Minnesota, Buddy married Mary Ann Dorothy...

Charlene Virginia Scott

November 18, 2010

Charlene Virginia Scott was born June 13, 1921 in Wichita, Kansas. Charlene was the seventh of eight children, born to Charles Augusta and Malvira (Sidwell) Cummings. Charlene was preceded in death by her husband, Harry Lewis Scott, Jr., and her s...