Lenora Jean Slater (Ames)

July 27, 2012

Lenora Jean Slater, 72, of Sweet Home passed away Friday at her home surrounded by family. She was born in Salem, Oregon, the daughter of Loren C. and Nora M. (Hogan) Ames. Lenora married Wayne H. Slater on October 5, 1956 in Albany, Oregon. They ...

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Kenneth Edward Roberts

July 26, 2012

Kenneth Edward Roberts, 61, of Sweet Home passed away in Corvallis on July 26, 2012 due to complications resulting from progressive liver failure and colitis. Ken was surrounded by his family, friends, and beloved dogs when he peacefully succumbed to...

Matthew Layton Schilling

July 25, 2012

Matthew Layton Schilling of Albany passed away unexpectedly Wednesday. He was born in Lebanon to Don and Charlotte (Arms) Schilling. He was Superintendent for Cascade Mechanical in Sweet Home. Matthew was always so full of life and liv...

Juliann Amundson (Kaleese)

July 24, 2012

Juliann Amundson, 80, of Sweet Home passed away Tuesday. She was born in Brownsville to Adolph and Hazel (Conger) Kaleese. She was raised in Brownsville. She married her one and only, and they moved to Sweet Home. Together they raised four childr...

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Noel G. Burningham

July 24, 2012

Noel G. Burningham, 78, of Sweet Home passed away Tuesday. He was born in Bountiful, Utah to Arthur D. and LaPreal (Green) Burningham. Noel served in the United States Air Force from 1952 to 1956 as a radio operator. He graduated as an honor stud...

James Eugene Donlon

July 20, 2012

James Eugene Donlon, 61, of Sweet Home passed away Friday at home. Arrangements are under the direction of Sweet Home Funeral Chapel....

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Earl Dean Humphries

July 19, 2012

Earl Dean Humphries, 55, of Sweet Home passed away Thursday. He was born in Roseburg, Oregon to Coy Humphries and Elenor Meagher. He served in the United States Army. Earl grew up in Brownsville and lived his whole life in the Sweet Home area. He...

Shirley Jean Whitton

July 16, 2012

Shirley Jean Whitton, 75, of Sweet Home passed away Monday. She was born in Portland, Oregon to Harry and Frieda (Mostert) Scott. She lived in Sweet Home since 1947. Shirley married Larry Dean Whitton on August 5, 1978 in Sweet Home. Shirley ...

Helen Adams

July 15, 2012

Helen Adams, 35, of Sweet Home passed away Sunday. Arrangements are under the direction of Sweet Home Funeral Chapel....

Lillian Marjorie Brown (Myhre)

July 14, 2012

Lillian Marjorie Brown, 96, of Sweet Home passed away Saturday with many of her loved ones by her side. She was born in Valley County, Montana to John and Marie (Reisser) Myhre. Born on the high line in Montana, she and her siblings, Clarence (dec...

Peggy L. Morehead (Hendrickson)

July 14, 2012

Peggy L. Morehead, 66, of Sweet Home passed away at Samaritan Lebanon Community Hospital on Saturday. She was born in Grand Junction, Colorado to Earl L. and Virginia M. (Graham) Hendrickson. She came to Sweet Home in 1952. Peggy was a world cla...

Vera Evelyn Gilbert (Richard)

July 4, 2012

Vera Evelyn Gilbert, 76, of Sweet Home passed away Wednesday at her home. She was born in Arnett, Oklahoma to Roy Rolla and Elsie Evelyn (Gray) Richard. She was raised in Harmon, Oklahoma. In 1955, she married Gerald R. Bruce in California. They ...

Charlieta Fay Baty

July 1, 2012

Charlieta Fay Baty, 48, of Sweet Home passed away Sunday. Arrangements are under the direction of Sweet Home Funeral Chapel....

Gustave M. Errett

July 1, 2012

Gustave M. Errett, 78, of Sweet Home passed away Sunday. Arrangements are under the direction of Sweet Home Funeral Chapel....

Mildred Jean Robinson (Slater)

June 30, 2012

Mildred Jean Slater Robinson, 87, of Sweet Home passed away in California. She was born in Eugene to Otto W. and Pearl (Dove) Slater. Jean was the ninth of 16 children raised in the foothills of the Cascade mountains near Foster. She had an abiding...

Cary Joe Trent

June 29, 2012

Cary Joe Trent, 56, of Sweet Home passed away Friday, June 29, 2012. He was born in Lebanon, Oregon to Oliver Dale Trent and Shirley Jean (Scott) Whitton. He lived in the Sweet Home area until 1991 when he moved to Nikiski, Alaska. In 2001, Car...

Melvin Duane Walker

June 27, 2012

Melvin Duane Walker, 73, of Sweet Home passed away Wednesday. He was born in Sweet Home, Oregon to Thomas Vernon and Rita Jewell (Chambers) Walker. Sweet Home is where he remained and was greatly known and loved by many. Mel spent 40 years in the ...

Charles Wayne Reister

June 26, 2012

Charles Wayne Reister, 74, of Sweet Home passed away at the home of friends. Memorial contributions can be made in his memory to the Sweet Home VFW. Arrangements are under the direction of Sweet Home Funeral Chapel....

Peggy Ann Riley (Munoz)

June 22, 2012

After a hard fought battle, Peggy Riley, 55, of Sweet Home passed away Friday. She was born in Upland, California to Robert and Dorothy A. (Foster) Munoz. She is survived by: her partner, Paul Zajic of Sweet Home; daughter, Liberty Riley of Burl...

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Wallace L. Cole

June 21, 2012

Wallace L. “Fritz” Cole, 93, of Sweet Home passed away Thursday. He was born in Kelso, Washington to Howard and Violet (Muir) Cole. Fritz was a resident of Wiley Creek Assisted Living Center in Sweet Home. His family has fond memories of a man...

Charles Alden Grimmett Jr.

June 21, 2012

Charles Alden Grimmett, Jr., 86, of Sweet Home passed away Thursday. Arrangements are under the direction of Sweet Home Funeral Chapel....

Vincent Lee Holt

June 21, 2012

Vincent Lee Holt, 62, of Albany passed away Thursday. He was born in Whittier, California to Eddie Lee and Esther Lenora (Boyd) Holt. He lived in California as a child and moved to Oregon when he was 14 with his parents and siblings. He lived in ...

Ivan Lee Harpole

June 17, 2012

Ivan Lee Harpole, 67, of Sweet Home passed away Sunday. Arrangements are under the direction of Sweet Home Funeral Chapel....

Leon "Pete" D. Weathers

June 15, 2012

Leon D. “Pete” Weathers, 72, of Sweet Home passed away Friday. He was born in Salem, Oregon to Leonard and Ruth (Anderson) Weathers. He attended schools in Sweet Home and Crawfordsville. Leon and Lonita M. Butenschoen were married on Febru...

Frank Arthur Wade

June 14, 2012

Frank Arthur Wade, 84, of Sweet Home died June 14, 2012. He was born April 20, 1928 in Texas to Richard and Roberta (Hoskin) Wade. He moved to the Sweet Home area in 1989 from the Los Angeles area. He worked for Coca-Cola for 27 years. Mr. Wade re...