Obituaries

GATES—James Crockett Gates passed away Dec. 17, 2020

GATES—James Crockett Gates passed away Dec. 17, 2020... more

COMPTON—Everett “Marty” Compton passed away May 8, 2021

COMPTON—Everett “Marty” Compton passed away May 8, 2021 ... more

CAPORALE—Raymond D. Caporale passed away Friday, April 30, 2021

CAPORALE—Raymond D. Caporale passed away Friday, April 30, 2021 ... more

PETERSDORF—Robert Duane Petersdorf passed away on May 1, 2021

PETERSDORF—Robert Duane Petersdorf passed away on May 1, 2021... more

HARMOND—George Warren Harmond passed away Feb. 22, 2021

HARMOND—George Warren Harmond, known as “G,” passed away Feb. 22, 2021 ... more

VOGEL—Robert “Bob” Arnold Vogel passed away on Monday, May 3, 2021.

VOGEL—Robert “Bob” Arnold Vogel passed away on Monday, May 3, 2021.... more

CANADY—DeAnn “Dee” Thurston Canady passed away on Thursday, May 27, 2021.

CANADY—DeAnn “Dee” Thurston Canady passed away on Thursday, May 27, 2021. ... more

BROWER—George Franklin Brower passed away on January 13, 2021.

BROWER—George Franklin Brower passed away on January 13, 2021.... more

RUSSELL—Doris Elaine Russell passed away April 27, 2021

Doris Elaine Russell passed away April 27, 2021... more

POST—Alice Ainger Post, 97, passed away April 22, 2021

Alice Ainger Post, 97, passed away April 22, 2021 in Florence, Ore.... more

RUEDE—JaNel Wakeen LaVerne Ruede passed away May 10, 2021

JaNel Wakeen LaVerne Ruede passed away May 10, 2021, at the age of 47.... more

NAVETTA—Suzanne Marie Navetta passed away Oct. 3, 2020

Suzanne Marie Navetta passed away peacefully Oct. 3, 2020 at the age of 84.... more

MARSH—Evelyn Ann Marsh passed away April 19, 2021

Evelyn Ann Marsh passed away April 19, 2021 ... more

PREISLER—Judith “Judy” Lynne Preisler, 78, passed away April 25, 2021

Judith “Judy” Lynne Preisler, 78, passed away April 25, 2021... more

COLLING—Christina Rowena Colling, 70, peacefully passed away April 25, 2021

Christina Rowena Colling, 70, peacefully passed away Sunday, April 25, 2021... more

SCOTT—John Spencer Scott passed away April 9, 2021

John Spencer Scott passed away April 9, 2021, at home, surrounded by his family. ... more

VILLIS—Anthony Edward Villis, passed away March 19, 2021

Anthony Edward Villis, born Sept. 6, 1926 in Pelham, NY in the Bronx, passed away March 19, 2021.... more

PENGRA—Rene Pengra passed away March 3, 2021

On March 3, 2021, we sadly said goodbye to our dearly loved mother, Rene Pengra. ... more

QUINN—Pamela Lee Quinn, 72, passed away April 17, 2021

Pamela Lee Quinn, 72, passed away April 17, 2021 after a nine-year battle against cancer.... more

FRERICHS—Eileen Faye (Helm) Frerichs

Eileen Faye (Helm) Frerichs was born on March 10, 1936, in Portland, Ore.... more

MASTERS—Gloria S. Masters, 59, died April 3, 2021

Gloria S. Masters, 59, went home to be with our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on April 3, 2021... more

LEHMANN—Helen N. Lehmann (1928-2021)

Services were held for Helen N. Lehmann at Smith-Lund-Mills Funeral Chapel, Saturday, April 3, 2021.... more

GRIMMETT—Joy Nadine Grimmett, 79, passed away March 24, 2021

Joy Nadine Grimmett, 79, passed away peacefully in her home March 24, 2021 with her husband Frank and son Brett by her side.... more

HOLOPOFF—Billy Kay Holopoff passed away March 23, 2021

Billy Kay Holopoff passed away March 23, 2021, surrounded by the love of his family.... more

COWDEN—Ruth Eloise Cowden passed away March 18, 2021

Ruth Eloise Cowden passed awayMarch 18, 2021, in Florence, Ore.... more

BRENNER—Walter Leon Brenner passed away March 22, 2021

Walter Leon Brenner passed away March 22, 2021 after a year-long battle with colon cancer.... more

JAMES—Russell (Russ) Martin James, 94, passed away March 8, 2021

Russell (Russ) Martin James, 94, passed away March 8, 2021, after a short illness.... more

GRAY—Hazel Gray, 87, passed away peacefully March 10, 2021

Hazel Gray, 87, passed away March 10, 2021.... more

PERRY—Audrey McCabe Perry, 86, died March 5, 2021

Audrey McCabe Perry, 86, of Florence, Ore., died Friday, March 5, 2021.... more

TEMPLE—Charles (Chuck) Frances Temple, 98, passed away March 3, 2021

Charles (Chuck) Frances Temple, loving husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather, passed away March 3, 2021, at the age of 98.... more

MANKENBERG—Maisie Kay Giles (Scanlan) Mankenberg, 78, passed away Jan. 11, 2021

Maisie Kay Giles (Scanlan) Mankenberg, 78, passed away peacefully Jan. 11, 2021, in Mesa, Ariz.... more

Nicholas Habian passed away Monday, Feb. 15, 2021

Nicholas Habian passed away Monday, Feb. 15, 2021.... more

BOND—Carol Bond, 86, passed away Feb. 20, 2021

BOND—Carol Bond, 86 of Florence, Ore., passed away peacefully at her home with her loving family by her side on Saturday, Feb. 20, 2021.... more

SOMMER—Barry Steven Sommer passed Feb. 7, 2021

SOMMER—Barry Steven Sommer passed away at his home at Siltcoos Lake on Feb. 7, 2021.... more

MARKLE—James Rodney Markle, Jr., 67, passed away Dec. 31, 2020

MARKLE—James Rodney Markle, Jr., 67, of Florence, Ore., passed away Dec. 31, 2020.... more

GARRISON—Lucretia Margaret Garrison passed away Jan. 30, 2021

Lucretia Margaret Garrison (known to her friends as Maggie) passed away in Reedsport, Ore., on Jan. 30, 2021.... more

Donald (Don) Brooks Chapin

Donald (Don) Brooks Chapin passed away Jan. 13, 2021.... more

MARSH—Owen T. Marsh, 90, died Jan. 10, 2021.

Owen T. Marsh, 90, died peacefully of natural causes on Jan. 10, 2021.... more

SMITH—Jack Smith died Jan. 15, 2021

Jack Smith died at home in Florence, Ore., on Jan. 15, 2021... more

KENT—Kenneth Kent passed away peacefully Dec. 16, 2020

Kenneth Kent, 94, of Florence, passed away peacefully Dec. 16, 2020.... more

POE—Stanley Eugene Poe died Jan. 1, 2021

Stanley Eugene Poe, born Nov. 28, 1935, died Jan. 1, 2021.... more

Charles William Filipowicz

Charles William Filipowicz... more

Ginger Ruth Timberlake

Ginger Ruth Timberlake... more

GOERTZEN—Mary Lou (Rich) Goertzen

Mary Lou (Rich) Goertzen, 91, died Oct. 20, 2020, at home in “the blue schoolhouse” in Deadwood.... more

LARSELL—David Douglas Larsell

David Douglas Larsell, 69, of Blachly, Ore., passed in Florence, Ore., on Thursday Nov. 26.... more

NICKOLAUS—Anthony George Nickolaus

Anthony Nickolaus passed away Nov. 2, 2020.... more

WAMPLER-BUSS—Margaret Lucille Wampler Buss

Margaret Lucille Wampler Buss passed away Nov. 24, 2020. ... more

WHITMORE—Barbara Joan Whitmore

Barbara Joan Whitmore, 85, of Florence, Ore., passed Nov. 25, 2020, in Albany, Ore.... more

McHENRY-HOLLAND—Marie McHenry-Holland (née Kambic)

McHENRY-HOLLAND—Marie McHenry-Holland (née Kambic) passed away Oct. 22, 2020.... more

BLISS—Fred Bliss

BLISS—Fred Bliss, 80, of Florence, passed away Oct. 9, 2020... more

BEECHER—Perry George Beecher

BEECHER—Perry George Beecher departed this life on Oct. 20, 2020,... more

WARD—Alfred Evans Ward

WARD—Alfred Evans Ward, 95, a long-time resident of Florence, Ore., and Sacramento, Calif., passed away peacefully Oct. 6, 2020.... more

LARSON-LOCKWOOD—Kristine Lucille Larson-Lockwood

LARSON-LOCKWOOD—Kristine Lucille Larson-Lockwood, 49, of Florence, Ore., passed away on Oct. 16, 2020.... more

WRIGHT—Malcom Edward (Ed) Wright Jr.

WRIGHT—Malcom Edward (Ed) Wright Jr., 82, passed away Oct. 18, 2020, at his home in Westlake, Ore., with his family at his side.... more

LOVE—B. David Love

LOVE—B. David Love, 84, formerly of Mapleton, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 21, 2020, in Medford, Ore.... more

WILCOX—Jean R. Wilcox

WILCOX—Jean R. Wilcox, of Florence, passed away peacefully in her home Oct. 14, 2020, with Bob, Linda, Jesse and Jennifer by her side.... more

LOFTIS—Joyce Jane Loftis

Joyce Jane Loftis, 87, of Florence, Ore., passed away peacefully in her home on Sept. 21, 2020.... more

MOORE—Jack Orson Moore

MOORE—Jack Orson Moore, born Oct. 10, 1934 (Colfax, Wisc.), passing on July 29, 2020.... more

DALE—Mary Dale

DALE—Mary Dale, 91, formerly of Florence, Ore., passed away peacefully in her daughter’s home in Standish, Calif., on July 15, 2020.... more

BALES—Orville Bales Jr.

BALES—Orville Bales Jr. passed away on Aug. 7, 2020... more

ARMSTRONG—Thomas D. Armstrong

ARMSTRONG—Thomas D. Armstrong, 77, passed away peacefully Aug. 6, 2020... more

STROUD—John Randall “Arky” Stroud

STROUD—On Tuesday, June 16, 2020, John Randall “Arky” Stroud passed away from advanced lung cancer at the age of 80.... more

WORELY—Violet Loraine Worely

WORELY—Violet Loraine Worely passed away Oct. 31, 2019... more

MOUCHETTE—Neeta “Marie” May West Mouchett

MOUCHETTE—In Loving Memory of Neeta “Marie” May West Mouchett.... more

KELLIS—Mary Kellis

KELLIS—Mary Kellis of Florence passed away July 20, 2020.... more

CLASPILL—Lois June (Love) Claspill

CLASPILL—Lois June (Love) Claspill passed away Aug. 2, 2020.... more

SAUNDERS—Wilma (Billie) Saunders

SAUNDERS—Wilma (Billie) Saunders, 89, died on July 29, 2020... more

BECKNER—Becky Beckner

BECKNER—Becky Beckner, 91, passed away at her residence in Florence, Ore., on Monday July 20, 2020.... more

CLINTON—Jack R. Clinton Jr.

CLINTON—On Tuesday, July 28, 2020, Jack R. Clinton Jr., loving father, husband and friend passed away peacefully in his home.... more

TOMPKINS—Edith “Deedie” Tompkins

TOMPKINS—Edith “Deedie” Tompkins joined her husband, Neil Tompkins, in heaven on July 22, 2020. ... more

WARRILOW—Lydia Jane Warrilow

WARRILOW—Lydia Jane Warrilow, 97, passed away peacefully at home with family on Friday, Aug. 28, 2020.... more

ELLENBURG—Wilma Ellenburg

ELLENBURG—Wilma Ellenburg, 80, of Cottage Grove and formerly of Florence, passed away at home on Sept. 3, 2020.... more

McMICKEN—Joanne Zeller McMicken

McMICKEN—Joanne Zeller McMicken passed away peacefully at her home Sept. 1, 2020.... more

OSGOOD—Lawrence G. Osgood

OSGOOD—Lawrence G. Osgood, born March 28, 1948, passed away Aug. 23, 2020.... more

ANDERSON—John Monroe Anderson

ANDERSON—John Monroe Anderson, 75, passed away Aug. 26, 2020... more

POTTER—Grace Taylor Sullivan Potter

POTTER—Grace Taylor Sullivan Potter passed away at home in Nashoba, Okla., on Aug. 6, 2020 at the age of 89... more

NELSON—Ann L. Nelson

NELSON—Ann L. Nelson, 99, passed away peacefully in Seattle, Wash. ... more

SCHOFIELD—Mary Anne Schofield

SCHOFIELD—Mary Anne Schofield, 88, of Florence, joined her husband Paul Sr. in heaven on Sept. 14, 2020.... more

John Randall “Arky” Stroud

John Randall “Arky” Stroud... more

Thomas D. Armstrong

John Randall “Arky” Stroud... more

Lois June (Love) Claspill

Lois June (Love) Claspill... more

Edith “Deedie” Tompkins

Edith “Deedie” Tompkins... more

Jack R. Clinton Jr.

Jack R. Clinton Jr.... more

Becky Beckner

Becky Beckner... more

Wilma (Billie) Saunders

Wilma (Billie) Saunders... more

Bob L. Baker

Bob L. Baker... more

Gene Morris Audiss

Gene Morris Audiss... more

Jerry Robert Gnau

Jerry Robert Gnau... more

Dorothy “Dotti” Elaine Rogato

She passed away at home with her loved ones by her side in the early morning of Jan. 22, 2020.... more

GRIMES

Robert George Grimes... more