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Evelyn “Chris” Christine Darst

Darst, Chris

December 5, 1923 – July 26, 2014 Evelyn “Chris” Christine Darst, daughter of Thomas and Susie Jane Metcalf, passed away peacefully at the age of 90, on Saturday, July 26th, 2014 surrounded by her family at Farmington Square – Senior Care Community. She is survived by her sister Joyce Johnson, two sons David and Donald…

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Grandma Kilmer

  September 15, 1929 – July 20, 2014 L. Darlene Kilmer was born in Windham, Ohio on the 15th of Sept. 1929. She passed away on Sunday, July 20th at her home in Stayton, surrounded by her family. She was a registered nurse for 41 years but caring for people was a lifetime career. Darlene…

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Hall, Corey

April 29, 1985 – July 18, 2014   SALEM – Corey Hall was born in Portland, Oregon on April 29, 1985. He passed away on Friday, July 18th in Salem. He was 29 yrs. of age. Corey lived in Salem most of his life and graduated from McKay High School Class of 2003. Corey was…

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Keys, Olga Jean

December 12, 1929 – July 8, 2014 Olga Jean Keys, daughter of Lewis and Gladys Graham, passed away peacefully on July 8th 2014 surrounded by family. She is survived by her husband John “Jack” Keys, her son Mike Keys and daughters Vicki Tournay, April Kelley and Amy White. Jean is further survived by her eleven…

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Chavez, Patricia J.

January 12, 1941 – July 5, 2014 Pat was born in Salem, Oregon to Joseph and Violet Johnson. She grew up in Stayton. She worked for Fairview Training Center for 30 years and then went on to manage the Food Services for the State Hospital.   She loved to cook and was an avid reader of…

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Larson, Lanol

LANOL W. LARSON   Jan. 7, 1918   †   July 3, 2014     Lanol W, Larson was born in Salt Lake City, Utah on Jan. 7, 1918. He was the son of Lars Peter and Louisa Alganora Oveson Larson. Lanol served in the U S Navy during WWII. He was married to Vivian Payne. She…

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Long, Jeffrey

June 16, 1937 – July 3, 2014 Jeffrey was born to Fred R. Long, Jr. and Elizabeth Hultberg Long, in Montclair, NJ., and grew up in Glen Ridge, N.J., the oldest of three children. He was an accomplished sprinter at Glen Ridge High School and went on to attend Rutgers University. He served in the…

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Vera Marie Flanagan March 8, 1922 – July 1, 2014 Vera was born in Frontenac, Kansas to Vere and Sodorahs Leigh. She graduated from Santa Monica High School in California in 1939. Later that year she married Russell Flanagan and together they raised two daughters. Vera was an active member of the Christian Missionary Alliance…

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Rebmann, Christian John

September 14, 1922 – June 28, 2014 Christian “Chris” John Rebmann, 91 of Scio, Oregon, died Saturday, June 28th. He was born in Antelope North Dakota and moved with his family to Oregon City, Oregon in 1936. He had three sisters, all deceased, and is survived by his brother, Walter Rebmann of Lebanon Oregon. He…

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April 9, 1933 – June 21, 2014 Memorial Service to be held on Tuesday, June 24, 2014 at 3:00 P.M. at Talbot Community Church, Jefferson. Arrangements entrusted to Weddle Funeral Services.

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Daniel M. Minten

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September 22, 1957 – June 18, 2014 Daniel Martin Minten was born in Stayton, Oregon to Edward and Dorothy Minten. He attended Stayton High School, where he belonged to the Drafting Club and Vocational Industrial Club of America, and won 1st place in a Sheet Metal Competition. He married Deniese on October 22, 1976 and…

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Meyer, Ronald 1

October 24, 1923 –June 17, 2014 Ronald was born in Le Mars, Iowa to Edward and Anna Meyer. The family settled in the Willamette Valley. Ron served his country with the U.S. Army in the 101st Airborne seeing combat in the European Theater. Ron met and married Violet Kennedy in Silverton on May 7, 1949….

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Bakke, Delores

May 7, 1950 † June 9, 2014 Salem – Delores was born in Burlington, Colorado to Vernon and Willadean Michael. She met and fell in love with Anthony D. Bakke and they married at the age of 16.   They lived in Myrtle Creek, Oregon for many years and eventually moved to Salem where they have resided…

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Gooch, Shannon

  June 17, 1955 – June 9, 2014   Shannon Dee Gooch was born in Ashland, Oregon to Keith and Joyce Smith on June 17, 1955. She graduated Silverton High School, then graduated from Western Oregon University in 1988 with a Bachelor’s degree in Elementary Education. Shannon married Ritchie Gooch on December 28, 1982 in Seattle,…

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Hyatt, Leon

Leon W. Hyatt April 7, 1959 – June 1, 2014 Leon Hyatt was born April 7, 1959 in Condon Oregon to Harold and Cora Hyatt. The family lived in Fossil until he was a young child then moved to the Willamina Sheridan areas. When he was 11 they moved back to Fossil. He was very…

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Johnston, Helen

Helen L. Johnston (Thayer) December 1, 1919 ~ May 31, 2014 Helen was born to Edward and Ethel (Grimes) Thayer at their home in “Weasel Flat”. She grew up on her family’s farm helping her parents by caring for her younger siblings. She attended school in Weasel Flat through 8th grade. Helen met Hugh Johnston…

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Raymond G. Dorothy passed away on May 20th in Sublimity, OR. He was born in Sumatra, Montana on Nov. 13, 1923. He enlisted in the US Army during WWII and served as a Sergeant. After the military he logged in Alaska. He then moved to Mill City in 1948 and was married to Marion Schwartz…

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May 18, 1977 – May 13, 2014   Celebration of Life will be held on Sun. May 18th at 4:00 pm at the Shevlin Park Aspen Meadows, Bend, OR.

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Baribeau, Mary

Mary M. Baribeau May 31, 1921 – May 13, 2014 Mary was born in Stockton, California to Mary and Thomas Becker. The family moved to Oregon where Mary completed her education at Mt. Angel Academy. Mary served her country as a civil servant for the U.S. Dept. of the Navy at Tongue Point, Washington. There…

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LYLE MILLS POTTER February 7, 1931 – May 13, 2014 A Celebration of Life will take place Saturday, May 17, 2:00 PM at Weddle Funeral Chapel, 1777 N. Third Ave., Stayton. with military honors following at Lone Oak Cemetery, Stayton. Arrangements entrusted to Weddle Funeral Services.

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Dana Murphy October 11, 1946 – May 12, 2014 Aumsville – Dana was born in Paola, Kansas to Dora and Dale Moore. She received her Master’s Degree in Adult Education from the University of Oregon. She married Daniel B. Murphy on November 18, 1968 in Drexel, Missouri. She worked as a Nursing Supervisor at the…

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Stanley, Vern

Bill “Fish” Stanley Jr. was born in Lakeview, OR on Aug. 9, 1948.  He passed away in Salem on May 7th surrounded by his family.  He was 65.  Bill “Fish” served during the Vietnam Era as a LCpl. with the US Marine Corps.  Military Honors along with celebration of life will be held on Sunday, May 18th at 2:00 pm. …

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Enos, Daniel Pic

February 24, 1951 – May 6, 2014 Mill City – Daniel Enos passed away at home on May 6, 2014. He was born in Chula Vista, California to Clarence and Shirley Enos on February 24, 1951. He married Angela on August 12, 2008. Daniel worked at Jeld Wen for 15 years and at Home Depot…

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vogt, betty

    BETTY LOU VOGT April 8, 1924 – May 2, 2014 Betty Lou (Combs) Vogt, of Keizer, OR was born April 8, 1924 in Springfield, Illinois to Charlie and Katie Combs. As an infant, her family moved to Neosho, Missouri and then moved again, when she was 12, to New Plymouth, Idaho. They moved next door…

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Arey Podrabsky a long-time resident of Mill City, Oregon, was an ageless wonder, full of life, love and laughter that passed away at the age of 99, peacefully in his home May 1, 2014. He was born to Joseph and Marie Podrabsky, June 6, 1914. He met Irene in Scio, Oregon and married the love…

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