Obituaries

Frederick Anthony McClure Jr.

Falls City

Frederick Anthony McClure Jr. July 16, 1969 – Oct. 7, 2014 Frederick Anthony McClure Jr., 45, of Falls City died Oct. 7. He was born in Sonora, Calif., to Frederick Anthony Sr. and Lee Meyers. At a young age Fred ...

Elena Ojeda

Independence

Elena Ojeda, 85, of Independence died Oct. 1. She was born in Perry, Kan., and was raised in Salamanca, Guanajuato, Mexico. Elena returned to the United States in 1979 along with her children, Manuel, Antonio and Lucia, and settled in ...

William Lee Slater

Dallas

William (Bill) Lee Slater, 61, of Dallas died Oct. 6 in Dallas. He was born in Alameda, Calif., to William Ray and Barbara Joyce Slater. Bill married Pamela Jean McCann on June 2, 1971, in Irvington, Calif. He served his ...

Reinhold Leo Horst

Monmouth

Reinhold Leo Horst, 84, of Monmouth died Oct. 4. He was born in Elgin, N.D., to Leopold and Maria Horst. After graduating from Elgin High School, Reinhold married Marjorie Hafner on Sept. 19, 1954, in Elgin. They had two children. ...

Joyce Jeannette Teters

Silver Springs, Nev.

Joyce Jeannette (Johnson) Teters, 89, of Silver Springs, Nev., died Sept. 27 in Reno, Nev. She was born in Wausa, Neb., to Martin and Caroline (Persson) Johnson. The Johnson family moved in 1934 to Rickreall, where they established a family ...

Don Kinion

Monmouth, formerly of Dallas

Don Kinion, 88, of Monmouth, formerly of Dallas, died Oct. 8. He was born in Dallas and was raised on a farm on Pioneer Loop outside of Dallas. Don joined the U.S. Navy before he finished high school and served ...

Joe Haener

Federal Way, Wash., formerly of Independence

Joe Haener, 53, of Federal Way, Wash., formerly of Independence, died Oct. 5 in Federal Way. He was born in Corvallis to Ron Haener and Shirley Storm. Joe was raised by his parents, Ron and Janis Haener, on their Independence ...

Florence Louise Trachsel Schmitke

Dallas

Florence Louise Trachsel Schmitke, 97, of Dallas died Thursday. She was born to Carl and Louise Staehle Trachsel in Portland. Florence grew up on a dairy farm in Reedville and graduated from Hillsboro High School. She attended Linfield College in ...

Dorothy Edith Green Gunter

Dallas

Dorothy Edith Green Gunter (Anderson), 90, of Dallas died Oct. 6 in Dallas. She was born in Pocatello, Idaho, to Golden Hyrum Green and Dolly Edith Kendall Green. Although Dorothy believed strongly in mothers staying home with their children, she ...

Wynona A. Trick

Dallas

Wynona A. Trick, 93, of Dallas died Sept. 29 in Dallas. She was born to Carrol and Muriel Long in Centerville, Iowa. Wynona went on to nursing school and became a nurse in Denver. She met Virgil Trick in Denver ...

Patricia (Patty) Ann Bradford

Monmouth

Patty Bradford passed away peacefully on Sept. 25, 2014 in the comfort of her home in Monmouth, Oregon of complications from a recent stroke. Pat was born in Stockton, California to Marvin and Hazel Wendt on May 22, 1936. She ...

Whitney Jo Ann Brouse

Independence

Whitney Jo Ann Brouse, 30, of Independence died Sept. 30. Whitney was a vivacious and fun-loving young woman with a heart of gold. She was a caregiver and thought of others first. Those who knew her well and even those ...

Barbara Gorman

Dallas

Barbara Gorman Nov. 1, 1944 – Sept. 22, 2014 Barbara Gorman, 69, of Dallas died Sept. 22 in McMinnville. She was born in Silverton to Harold and Ann (Hoffort) Anderson. Barbara married Johnnie “John” Gorman on Sept. 18, 1965. She ...

Reinhold Horst

Monmouth

Reinhold Horst, 84, of Monmouth died Saturday. He was born to Leopold and Maria Horst in Elgin, N.D. Viewing is Friday from 9:30 to 11 a.m. at Farnstrom Mortuary in Independence. Memorial service will follow at 2 p.m. at Salem ...

Fern Kirkman Rogers

Salem, formerly of Dallas

Fern Kirkman Rogers, 96, of Salem, formerly of Dallas, died Sept. 25. She was born in Idaho to June (Junious) and Flossie Kirkman. She enjoyed playing girls basketball in high school and was an assistant coach with the junior high ...

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