Obituaries for April 2016

Obituary

Bill Hale Sr.

Bill Hale Sr., 84, of Dallas, died April 17. He was born to Leslie and Olive (Cull) Hale in Westhope, N.D. He ser-ved in the U.S. Navy and had a long career in law enforcement. Bill served as chief of ...

Jeffrey Randall Holly

Jeffrey Randall Holly, 45, of Monmouth, died April 15. A gathering will be held Saturday at the Holly Farm.

Sterling James Trowbridge

Dec. 29, 1952 – April 24, 2016 Service for Sterling James Trowbridge, 63, of Dallas, is Saturday at 11 a.m. at St. Philip Catholic Church in Dallas. Howell, Edwards, Doerksen in Salem handled arrangements. To send an online tribute: www.hed-fh.com.

Robert Homer Ross

Robert Homer Ross, 96, of Monmouth, died April 19. He was born in Monett, Mo., to Otto and Alta Ross. Robert’s life will be celebrated privately. Farnstrom Mortuary in Independence handled arrangements. To send an online tribute: www.FarnstromMortuary. com.

Kathleen Robertson Hoch

Kathleen Robertson Hoch, 84, of Dallas, died on Saturday. She was born in Bisbee, Ariz., to William and Kathleen Steven. Kathleen graduated from Bisbee High School, attended Mills College in Oakland, Calif., for two years, and then enrolled at the ...

Arnold Dale Teal

Arnold Dale Teal, 65, of Falls City, died April 18. He loved spending time with his grandkids and family. His was preceded in death by his twin brother Ronald in 2014. Survivors include his wife, Jeraldine “Dennie” Horner Teal; son, ...

David E. Hamm

David E. Hamm, 95, of Dallas, died April 9 in Dallas. He was born in Chicago to Henry D. Hamm and Susan Fast Hamm. David graduated from Dallas High School and went on to graduate from the Bible Institute of ...

Paul Thomas Mannen Jr.

Paul Thomas Mannen Jr. Aug. 22, 1933 – April 12, 2016 Paul Thomas Mannen Jr., 82, of Dallas, died April 12. He was born in San Diego to Paul Mannen Sr. and Bertha Klicka Mannen. He graduated from San Dieguito ...

Ronald Lee Anderson

Ronald Lee Anderson, 58, of Monmouth, died April 18 in Monmouth. Survivors include his son, Jason Weisensee, of Monmouth; daughter, Monesia Kern, of Grants Pass; and four grandchildren.

Arnold Dale Teal

Feb. 13, 1951 – April 18, 2016 Arnold Dale Teal, 65, of Falls City, died on April 18. He loved spending time with his grandkids and family. He is survived by his wife, Jeraldine “Dennie” Horner Teal; son, Brian Youtz; ...

Richard Dorland Ray

Richard Dorland Ray “Mushy,” 68, of Sheridan, formerly of Willamina, died of cancer on April 11. He was born to Madeline L. Smith-Nelson and Arnold Houck in Willamina. Mushy Ray lived in Willamina most of his life after moving from ...

Mildred M. Schneider

Mildred “Mil” Schneider, 95, formerly of Dallas, died March 7. She was born in Salt Creek to Mabel (Aebi) and Jacob Voth. She graduated valedictorian from Dallas High School in 1938. In May 1942, she earned a degree as a ...

Robert Boswell

Robert Boswell, 84, died April 11. Services are pending. The Dallas Mortuary Tribute Center is handling arrangements. For more information: www.dallastribute.com.

Paul Thomas Mannen Jr.

Paul Thomas Mannen Jr., 82, of Dallas, died on April 12. Memorial service will be at 11 a.m. on May 7 at the First Presbyterian Church in Dallas. Donations may be made to Dallas Education Foundation, Delbert Hunter Arboretum, or ...

Florence Phyllis Gore

Florence P. “Phyllis” Gore, 83, of Dallas, died on April 3. She was born in South Dakota to Phillip and Florence Van Schoonhoven. She married Vernon Henry Gore in June of 1950. Together they had two sons, Vernon Phillip and ...

Lawrence Vern Monagon

Lawrence Vern Monagon Lawrence Vern Monagon, 60, formerly of Monmouth, died on Feb. 25. He was born to Leslie Lewis and Gladsie Huntley Monagon in Johnson City, N.Y. He moved to Phoenix, Ariz., with his family when he was 3. ...

Victor Charles Richert

Victor Charles Richert, 70, of Dallas, died March 29 in Keizer. He was born in Reedley, Calif., to Talmon and Hilda Warkentin Richert. He farmed before becoming a long-haul truck driver. He also drove log trucks. He retired from White’s ...

Dennis Ashby Spencer

Dennis Ashby Spencer, 76, formerly of Monmouth, died of cancer on March 27 in Vancouver, Wash. He was born in Morton, Wash., to Evelyn (Betty) and Ron Spencer. Dennis was the second of five boys. He spent the majority of ...

Edith Werner Vanderburg

Edith Vanderburg, 90, formerly of Independence, died on April 4. She was born to Carl and Helen Olson Werner in Norfolk, Va. She met Neil Vanderburg in San Diego in 1944. They were married on June 10, 1945. They were ...

Pearl Lucy Embree

Pearl Lucy Embree, 96, of Dallas, died March 30, at her home in Dallas. She was born in McTimmonds Valley, south of Dallas, to Charles Henry and Lucy May (Meekins) Breeden. The family settled at Bridgeport when Pearl was 12 ...