Obituaries

Robert Gene Ogan

Robert Gene Ogan passed away Tuesday, Nov. 22 at his Monmouth home, surrounded by family. He was 88. Bob was born in 1928 in Creston, Neb. Bob grew up on the family farm as the youngest of seven children. He ...

Joanne Elise Potter

Joanne Elise Potter, 50, of Falls City, died Nov. 27. She is survived by her mother Hazel Potter; brother, Jim Potter; sister Jackie Kroeker (Mike); daughter Jennifer Scott; and four grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her father James ...

Sara Brown

Sara L. Brown-Serry, a resident of Falls City, died on Saturday, Nov. 26, in a motor vehicle accident south of Monmouth. Sara was born on January 24, 1992, in Dallas, the daughter of Russ and Eileen Brown. Sara grew up ...

Jim DeVault

Sept. 1941 – Nov. 2016 Jim DeVault, 75, of Dallas, was born in Coos County. He passed away peacefully at his home with family by his side. Jim and Sue were married Oct. 29, 1965, and just celebrated their 51st ...

Alfred ‘Fred’ Lewis Zwirner Jr.

Alfred “Fred” Lewis Zwirner Jr., 83, of Dallas, died at his home Nov. 16. He is survived by wife Rocio, of Dallas; daughters, Tammy Hynson, of Pittsburgh, Penn., Terri Yancey, of Atlanta, Ga., and Galit Zwirner, of Oregon; sons, Steve ...

Diane Eller Evenson

Diane was born in Merced, Calif., to Ed and Shirley Eller. She grew up in the Bay Area and Sacramento. She graduated from high school and business college in Sacramento, and worked as a legal secretary in Sacramento. Diane married ...

Dorothy F. (Ames) Wooden

Dorothy F. (Ames) Wooden 96, of Dallas, died Nov. 20, 2016. She was born in Black Rock to Byron and Edna (Turner) Ames on March 31, 1920, and grew up in Falls City. Dorothy married Wendell Wooden in 1937, and ...

Phillip Freeman Green

Phillip Freeman Green, our beloved son, husband, father, brother, grandfather, and friend, passed away unexpectedly while snorkeling and spearfishing on a family vacation in Hawaii, island of Maui, on Monday, Nov. 14, 2016. Phil was born on Sept. 23, 1955, ...

Sally Comstock

Sally Comstock, 76, of Monmouth, died at her home Nov. 12. She was born in Dallas. She is survived by husband, Ronald E. Comstock, of Monmouth; daughters, Danielle (Mark) Overman, of Monmouth, and Lisa (Mike) Formhals, of Hastings, Iowa; sons, ...

Mary Adalyn Campbell Eason

Mary Adalyn Campbell Eason, 89, died Saturday, Nov. 12, 2016. She was born on Nov. 26, 1926, in Los Angeles, the daughter of William Campbell and Fay Raulston Campbell. She attended school in Los Angeles, graduating from Los Angeles High ...

Michael Anthony Nelson-Cedillo

Michael Anthony Nelson-Cedillo, 29, died on Nov. 18 from injuries sustained in a traffic accident. He was born in Salem to Randy Nelson and Terri Cedillo. A viewing will be held Wednesday, Nov. 23, from 3 to 8 p.m. at ...

Kenneth M. Walker

Kenneth Walker, 95, was born March 30, 1921, in Blaine, a tiny town in Tillamook County. He grew up in Pleasant Valley, graduating from Tillamook High School. From his father, Alex Walker, he developed a keen interest in natural history. ...

Jim DeVault

Jim DeVault, 75, of Dallas, was born in Coos County. He passed away peacefully at his home with family by his side. Jim and Sue were married Oct. 29, 1965, and just celebrated their 51st anniversary. He was a loving ...

Eunice Logan

Eunice Logan, 63, passed away Saturday, Nov. 19, 2016. Born in Alaska and later raised in Oregon, she was the daughter of Gene and Lillian Elliot. Eunice is survived by her husband Boone, whom she met when both were students ...

Larry Daniel Southwick

Larry Southwick of Brookings passed away Nov. 3, 2016. He was 78 years old. Larry was born March 21, 1938, in Crofton, Neb., to Herbert and Martha Southwick. He loved the sunshine the great outdoors and was an excellent gardener. ...

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