Kenneth Robert Heinz

November 13, 2010

Kenneth Robert Heinz, 78, of Sweet Home passed away Saturday November 13, 2010. He was born in Buffalo, New York to Arthur John and Elizabeth (Bartz) Heinz. He lived in Buffalo, New York until 1959, then moved to Buena Park, Cypress and Elsinor, ...

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Lance Eugene Davenport

November 8, 2010

Lance Eugene Davenport, 86, of Albany (formerly of Sweet Home) passed away Monday of abdominal cancer. He was born in Bismark, North Dakota to Lewis O. and Florence (Fitch) Davenport. Lance attended grade and high school in North Dakota. He gradua...

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Ralph Royster Valentine Jr.

November 4, 2010

Ralph Royster Valentine, Jr., 64, of Sweet Home passed away Thursday. He was born in Turlock, California to Ralph R. and Alice Valentine-Van Houtan. Ralph served in the US Navy from 1964 to 1967 on the USS Galveston, and then continued to serve in...

Richard Alan Banks

November 1, 2010

Richard Alan Banks, 58, of Lebanon passed away Monday. He was born in Lebanon to Ray Frank and Martha Otillia (Zimmer) Banks. Richard lived in Sweet Home most of his life. He also lived in Pueblo, Colorado for five years. Richard is survive...

James Van Order

October 28, 2010

James Van Order, 70, of Sweet Home passed away Friday. He was born in Illinois to John Robert and Bonita Ester (Diehl) Van Order. James lived in Oxnard, California and Michigan, Illinois, and Oregon. He moved here 30 years ago with his mothe...

Patricia "Patti" Marlene Woods

October 28, 2010

Patricia “Patti” Woods, 73, of Sweet Home passed away Thursday at Good Samaritan Regional Medical Center in Corvallis. She was born in Dunbar, West Virginia to Henry George and Beulah Ann (Finney) Strobel. Patti served in the United States Nav...

Clifford Charles Wolfer

October 23, 2010

Clifford Charles Wolfer, 97, went home to be with Lord on Sat., October 23, from Sweet Home, Oregon. Clifford was born April 15, 1913 in Hubbard, Oregon to Hugh and Lillie Schrag Wolfer. His mother passed away in 1923. There were five children born t...

Olive Landon (Powell)

October 22, 2010

Olive “Arlene” Landon, 94,passed away Friday, Oct. 22. She was born in Harrisburg to John Harold and Lura Elsie (Crow) Powell. Arlene was a lifelong, fifth-generation, Linn County resident and the great, great granddaughter of a pioneer past...

Paul Russell

October 22, 2010

Paul Russell, 67, of Waterloo passed away Friday. Arrangements are under the direction of Sweet Home Funeral Chapel....

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Norman Fay Dugger

October 19, 2010

Norman Fay Dugger, 85, of Sweet Home passed away October 19, 2010. He was born in Clinton, Indiana to Hobart Fay and Katie Jane (Stultz) Dugger. He enlisted in the United States Navy in 1942 at the age of seventeen. He served in eight major comba...

Inez W. Tyler

October 17, 2010

Inez W. Tyler, 95, of Lebanon, Oregon passed away Sunday. She was born in Lexington, Oregon to Roy Edward and Helen G. (Kirk) Tyler. Inez lived in Willamina, West Stayton, and Berlin, and then moved to Lebanon in 1937. She worked as a bank tell...

Helen Kathleen Smith

October 10, 2010

Helen Kathleen Smith, 96, of Sweet Home passed away Sunday. Arrangements are under the direction of Sweet Home Funeral Chapel....

Irene Myrtle Francis (Mackie)

October 8, 2010

Irene Myrtle Francis, 89, of Sweet Home passed away Friday. Irene was the fifth of fourteen children born to William S. and Iva Gertrude (Lucha) Mackie, and she was the third oldest of the ten (nine girls and one boy) to reach adulthood. Her birth wa...

Avis D. Steward (King)

October 7, 2010

Avis D. Steward, 81, of Sweet Home, died Thursday in Sweet Home. She was born in Durham, Oklahoma to Burt and Ella Paris (Boatner) King. Avis was an ordained minister and pastored many different churches along the west coast. She loved to cook...

Lois Nora Carr (Freeman)

October 4, 2010

Lois Nora Carr, 87, of Sweet Home passed away Monday. She was born in Montesano, Washington to Ray Lewis and Ethel Eva (Mann) Freeman. She lived in Washington as a youth. Lois moved around in her 20s and 30s. She started her family in Washington ...

Leona Irene Achilles (Gukeisen)

October 2, 2010

Leona Irene Achilles, 91, of Sweet Home passed away Saturday. She was born in Platte, South Dakota to Nick and Sophia (Schelenberger) Gukeisen. She married Jerald C. Underwood in December 1937. Later, she married Orville Achilles February 15, 1963...

Lola Nicholson Grill (Wycoff)

September 29, 2010

Lola Esther Wycoff was born April 13, 1919 in Davizes, Norton County, Kansas to Hazel R. and Bessie L. (Brown) Wycoff. She attended schools in Norton County, Kansas. She died September 29, 2010 in Sweet Home, Oregon at the age of 91 years. She was...

Leola Dora Zimmer

September 28, 2010

Leola Dora Zimmer was one of twelve children born to Thomas J. and Dora Parker. She was born in Cotesfield, Nebraska April 7, 1912. At a very young age, Leola's family moved to Elm Creek and then to Overton, Nebraska. Leola graduated from North P...

Pietro "Pete" Ferdani

September 22, 2010

Pietro "Pete" Ferdani, 91, of Sweet Home passed away Wednesday in Lebanon. Arrangements are under the direction of Sweet Home Funeral Chapel....

Edna Ader (Fuller)

September 20, 2010

Edna Ader, 85, of Sweet Home was called home to be with her Heavenly Father Monday. She was born in Humboldt, Kansas to Benjamin F. and Maggie May (Center) Fuller. Edna met and married Harold Dean Ader August 23, 1946 while living in Oregon. S...

Richard "Chief" Lovato

September 14, 2010

Richard “Chief” Lovato, 71, of Sweet Home passed away Tuesday, September 14, at Samaritan Lebanon Community Hospital. He was born February 19, 1939 in Arizona to Antonio and Dominica (Garcia) Lovato. He lived in Sweet Home for about 40 years. Chi...

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Sterling Lee Edwars

September 13, 2010

Sterling Lee Edwards, 76, of Sweet Home passed away Monday, September 13. He was born in Stratton, Colorado to Sterling Morton and Pauline Belle (Dine) Edwards. He came to Oregon as a youth and attended schools in Hillsboro. He graduated from Hill...

Esther "Mickey" McIntyre (Loux)

September 12, 2010

Esther "Mickey" McIntyre, 79, of Sweet Home passed away Sunday in Lebanon. She was born July 12, 1931 in Moorcroft, WY to Ralph E. and Gladys (Theobald) Loux. She was one of twelve children. In 1935, the Loux family moved from Wyoming to Oregon a...

Irene Fields Steinborn (Beall)

September 11, 2010

Irene Fields Steinborn, 84, of Sweet Home passed away Saturday in Sweet Home. She was born December 21, 1925 in Windsor, MO; the daughter of Ira and Zella (Van Meter) Beall. She moved to Sweet Home in 1992 from Pacifica, CA. Irene is survived by:...

Helen C. Higgins (Parker)

September 9, 2010

Helen C. Higgins, 83, of Turlock, California passed away Tuesday while visiting family in Lebanon. She was born in Winslow, Arizona. She was raised by her mother, Ora (Keith) Parker, and step father, John Echols. She moved from Arizona to Californ...