Obituaries

Krystal Lenar McPherson Ferdig

Falls City

Krystal Lenar McPherson Ferdig, 34, of Falls City died Jan. 8 in Portland. She was born to Kenneth McPherson and Shanna Calvo in Salem. Survivors include her brothers, Kenneth McPherson and Keinan McPherson; sisters, Lacey McPherson and Angel McPherson; grandmother, ...

Ruth Louise Hoekstre

Dallas

Ruth Louise Hoekstre, 79, of Dallas died Monday in Salem. She was born in Newberg to Case and Louise Schick Barendrecht. Memorial service is Thursday at 2 p.m. at Calvary Chapel in Dallas. Private family graveside service will be at ...

Sam Guida

Pedee

Sam Guida, 77, of Pedee died Thursday in Pedee. He was born in Tampa, Fla., to Delores and Sam Guida. Sam graduated from Jefferson High School and in 1955 went into the Air Force, where he spent time stationed in ...

Christopher James Clothier

Dallas

Christopher James Clothier, 24, of Dallas died Jan. 19. He was born in Salem and lived most of his life in Dallas. Chris graduated from Dallas High School with the Class of 2008. He participated in cross-country and was on ...

Dick Allen Unruh

Monmouth

Dick Allen Unruh, 75, of Monmouth died Jan. 7 after a lengthy battle with prostate cancer. He was born in Clatskanie to Alex and Katherine Unruh. He attended his first two years of elementary school in the Clatskanie area prior ...

'Viv' Olive Edith Jackson

Dallas

“Viv” Olive Edith Jackson, 87, of Dallas died Jan. 21 in Dallas. She was born in Selly Oak, Birmingham, England, to Leonard Oscar and Rose Lillian Williams Bruton. While Viv was working at a factory in England she met a ...

Mary Louise Ridgeway

Salem, formerly of Sheridan

Mary Louise Ridgeway, 93, of Salem, formerly of Sheridan, died Sunday in Salem. Adamson’s Mortuary, Sheridan, is handling arrangements.

Miriam Edwards Gilbert

Boise Idaho, formerly of Dallas

Miriam Edwards Gilbert, 87, of Boise, Idaho, formerly of Dallas, died Friday in Boise. She was born in north Idaho to Jack and Dora Edwards. The family moved in 1941 to southern Idaho, where Miriam attended schools. She was a ...

Terry Moschetti

Aloha

Terry Moschetti, 69, of Aloha died Jan. 7 in Aloha. He was born to Zander and Ilene Moschetti in Oakland, Calif. Terry grew up in Ukiah, Calif., where he met his high school sweetheart, Jan McAllister. They married in 1965. ...

Betty Jean Pleasant Miles

Dallas

Betty Jean Pleasant Miles, 86, of Dallas died Saturday in Dallas. She was born in Kings Valley to Hubert and Eva Tate Pleasant. The family moved to Philomath, where she attended school and graduated from Philomath High School. Betty married ...

Joanne Carol (Ross) Melius

Portland

Joanne Carol (Ross) Melius, 67, of Portland died Jan. 7 in Portland. She was born in Dallas to Eugene and Elizabeth J. (Kathriner) Ross. Joanne grew up and went to school in Falls City. Through her school years she participated ...

Rosalie P. Rannings

Portland, formerly of Dallas

Rosalie P. Rannings, 96, of Portland, formerly of Dallas, died Jan. 12 in Portland. She was born in Auburn, N.Y., to Alfonso and Carmilla Romano Caruana. She married David L. Rannings Jr. on Dec. 25, 1940, in Auburn. They lived ...

Amanda Lynn Garbutt

Dallas

Amanda Lynn Garbutt, 30, of Dallas died Jan. 10 in Wyoming. Visitation is Saturday from 10 a.m. to noon at Dallas Mortuary Tribute Center. Celebration of life service will follow at The Majestic, 976 Main St., Dallas. To send an ...

Dick Allen Unruh

Monmouth

Memorial service for Dick Allen Unruh, 75, of Monmouth will be Jan. 30 at 5 p.m. at the Scottish Rite Temple, 4090 Commercial St. SE in Salem followed by a reception. Contributions are suggested to a charity of choice.

Patricia Mae Tilgner

Dallas

Patricia Mae Tilgner, 83, of Dallas died Jan. 4. She was born in Watertown, S.D., to Donald and Bessie Rickard and moved to Oregon at age 11. Pat graduated from Dallas High School in 1949 and married Delmond O. Tilgner ...

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