Obituaries for September 2014

Obituary

Mildred Mersch

Dallas

Mildred “Millie” Mersch, 70, of Dallas died Sept. 13 in Corvallis. She was born in Lebanon to DeLoss and Lena Powers Lane. She married Robert Mersch on Aug. 14, 1965, in Independence. They moved to Dallas in 1980. Millie had ...

Katelynn Rose Ramsey

Salem

Katelynn Rose Ramsey, 23, of Salem died Sept. 12. She was born in Salem to Paul and Shawna Morrow Ramsey. Katelynn graduated from Salem Academy and then attended Boise Bible College for two years before coming back to Salem. Katelynn ...

Clyde Lauris Adams

Monmouth

Clyde lauris adams Sept. 10, 1921 - Sept. 12, 2014 Clyde Adams died September 12, 2014, after struggling with dementia for a number of years. Clyde was born September 10, 1921, near Bloomington, Indiana to Lyril Belle (Polk) and Joseph ...

Charles Ellisworth Shugart Jr.

Dallas

Charles Ellisworth Shugart Jr., 80, of Dallas died Sept. 16 in Salem. He was born in Los Angeles to Charles E. Shugart Sr. and Esther Shugart. Charles was a veteran and had served in the Army. He graduated from Santa ...

Randall Arthur Langhoff

Independence

Randall Arthur Langhoff, 69, of Independence, formerly of Eugene and Junction City, died Aug. 30 in Independence. He was born in Milwaukee, Wis., to Arthur and Eleanor Kleinschmidt Langhoff. His family moved to Eugene in 1945. He graduated from Willamette ...

Marjorie Alice (Fall) Lonigan

Falls City

Marjorie Alice (Fall) Lonigan, 92, of Falls City died Sept. 15. She was born in Grants Pass and had three younger brothers. Her high school sweetheart was Leonard Lonigan, but during The Great Depression and World War II, their paths ...

Mark Brian Steere

Willamina

Mark Brian Steere, 58, of Willamina died Sept. 9 in Willamina. Although Mark managed to battle and beat cancer at a very young age, the effects of his treatment created lifelong health issues. He was born in Crescent City, Calif., ...

J. Darlene Olsen

Vancouver, B.C., Canada

!Loved to play Bingo! Darlene passed away in Vancouver, B.C., Canada of Leukemia. She was born to Dean and Dorothy Earley in Lamoni, Iowa. She came to Salem, Ore., in 1958. She married Lowell Foster in 1963 and they divorced ...

Gaillord Henry Thiel

Falls City

Gaillord Henry Thiel, 96, of Falls City died Sept. 7 in Salem. He was born in Graveville, Minn., to August Henry and Harriet Comstock Thiel. At the age of 9, he moved with his family from Minnesota to Oregon, settling ...

Jennifer Lea Cutler

Salem, formerly of Dallas

Jennifer Lea Cutler, 29, of Salem, formerly of Dallas, died Aug. 30 in Salem. She was born in Dallas to Kenneth Shea and Sandra Lea Benson Mayer. Jennifer attended Whitworth Grade School, LaCreole Middle School and Dallas High School before ...

Mildred 'Millie' Mersch

Dallas

Mildred “Millie” Mersch, 70, of Dallas died Saturday in Corvallis. Viewing is Thursday from 3 to 7 p.m. at Dallas Mortuary Tribute Center. Graveside service is Friday at 10 a.m. at Dallas Cemetery. To send an online condolence: www.dallastrib-ute.com.

Katherine 'Katie' Mae Sieg

Salem, formerly of Dallas

Katherine “Katie” Mae Sieg, 86, of Salem, formerly of Dallas, died Sept. 7 in Salem. Funeral Mass is Saturday at 11 a.m. at St. Philip Catholic Church in Dallas. Dallas Mortuary Tribute Center handled arrangements. To send an online condolence: ...

Marjorie Jean Cutten

Dallas

Marjorie Jean Cutten, 87, of Dallas, died Sept. 8 in Dallas. She was born in Tichfield, Saskatchewan, Canada, to Harvey and Eva Scutt. Her father was a station master of the Tichfield Junction Rail Station. She was their only child. ...

Katelynn Rose Ramsey

Salem

Katelynn Rose Ramsey Aug. 17, 1991 – Sept. 12, 2014 Katelynn Rose Ramsey, 23, of Salem died Friday. Celebration of her life is Saturday at 11 a.m. at West Salem Christian Church on Glen Creek Road. Visitation is Wednesday (today) ...

Lizzie Borras

Dallas

Lizzie Borras, 84, of Dallas died Aug. 28 in Salem. She was born in San Lorenzo, Puerto Rico, to Francisco and Augustina Sanchez Espendez. Lizzie married Roberto D. Borras in Caguas, Puerto Rico, on Dec. 3, 1949. Roberto preceded her ...

William Russell Pease Jr.

Independence

William Russell Pease Jr., 98, of Independence died Sept. 8 in Independence. He was born in Niobrara, Neb., to Mary Elizabeth Mayberry and William Russell Pease Sr. He moved from Nebraska to Oregon in 1942, settling in the Kings Valley ...

Norman Lloyd Ames

Dallas

Norman Lloyd Ames, 72, of Dallas died Sept. 9 in Salem. He was born in Dallas to Loyd D. and Eva Belle Teal Ames. He graduated from Falls City High School in 1960. He was drafted into the Army during ...

Charles Edward Webb

Corvallis, formerly of Dallas

Charles Edward Webb, 82, of Corvallis, formerly of Dallas, died Saturday in Albany. He was born in Monitor to Bessie and Charles Webb Sr. Charles’ life will be celebrated privately. Farnstrom Mortuary, Independence, handled arrangements. To send an online condolence: ...

Eda G. Nastari

Dallas

Eda Gregory Nastari, 103, of Dallas died Sunday at her home. Private family service and interment was held at Willamette National Cemetery in Portland. Dallas Mortuary Tribute Center handled arrangements. To send an online condolence: www.dallastribute.com.

Marjorie Jean Cutten

Monmouth, formerly of Dallas

Viewing for Marjorie Jean Cutten, 87, of Monmouth, formerly of Dallas is Tuesday, Sept. 16 from 9:30 a.m. to noon at Farnstrom Mortuary in Independence. Graveside service follows at 2 p.m. at Fir Crest Cemetery.