Obituaries for March 2017

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Delbert Fredricks

Delbert Fredricks, 87, of Dallas, died late on Feb. 27. He was the longest serving active member of the Dallas Fire Department, serving for more than 65 years. Dallas Mortuary Tribute Center is caring for the family. Services will announced ...

Juanita Vivian Rocha

Juanita Vivian Rocha, a resident of Dallas died on Feb. 22, 2017, in Salem. She was 84 years of age. Juanita was born on July 13, 1932, in St. Paul, Minn., and was the daughter of John and Melda (Lafferty) ...

Shelia Marie Hansen

Shelia Marie Hansen, 64, a resident of Dallas, died Monday, Feb. 20, 2017, at her home. She was born on Sept. 5, 1952, in Phoenix, Ariz., the daughter of Raymond and June Lobos Baker Lockwood. She graduated from Siletz High ...

Royal L. Hilliard

Royal LeVern Hilliard, 72, died on Feb. 11. He was born in Deluth, Minn., to Vernon and Loretta Hilliard. He served in the Navy in the South Pacific, and then worked as a dock foreman. Royal’s wife Linda Jane Wright, ...

Robert Lee McManaman

Robert Lee McManaman, 90, died at his Monmouth home on Feb. 22. He was born in Wichita, Kan., to Charles and Maude McManaman. A funeral service will be held Sunday, March 5, at 2 p.m. at Seventh-day Adventist Church, 589 ...

Delbert Fredricks

Dallas – The City of Dallas Fire & EMS Department lost a 65-year Veteran Volunteer Firefighter last night when Battalion Chief Delbert Fredricks, age 87, died at his home on February 27. He was born on May 28, 1929, in ...

Barbara J. Foster

On Feb. 16, 2017, Barbara J. Foster, age 66, passed away at Salem hospital. Barbara was born in July 1950 in Southern California to John and Peggy Fielding. She was the fourth of nine children. She enjoyed spending time with ...

Rockney Alan Blacklaw

On Feb. 25, 2017, Rocky lost a long battle to cancer. Born in Lebanon in 1959, he went to high school in Dallas. Rocky is survived by his longtime partner Marsha Richardson; son Brock Blacklaw; daughter Brittany Blacklaw; stepson Sean ...

Donita M. King Quinn

Donita was born in Dallas. She attended Bridgeport and Dallas High School. She passed away from flu and pneumonia in the Salem Hospital. Donita had worked at Blue Lake Cannery, where she drove jitney, also she did the same job ...

Donald Edward Muncrief

Don passed away peacefully in Little Rock, Ark., while staying with his cousin. He was born to Coleen and Wilford Muncrief and grew up in Independence. He graduated from Central High School in 1975 and went on to become a ...

Beth Claire Kapustka

Beth Claire Kapustka, 53, died on Feb. 25 in Vancouver, Wash. She was born to Sherwood and Diane Zimmer on April 17, 1963, in Columbus, Ohio. Services were held. To leave an online tribute: FarnstromMortuary.com.

Edward James Bailey

Edward James Bailey, 63, died on Feb. 16 in Independence. Memorial services will be at 3 p.m. on Thursday at Partnerships in Community Living Inc., 480 Main St. E., Monmouth. Farnstrom Mortuary is handling arrangements. Memories and condolences may be ...

Kevin Allen Staggs

Kevin Allen Staggs, 48, of Longview, Wash., died on Feb. 14 at his home. His adoptive parents were Bill and Betty Staggs. His biological mother was Patricia Staggs. He was a cook and a conservative Baptist. Kevin married Georgia on ...

Henry Warkentin

Henry (Hank) Warkentin was born in Montana on Feb. 26, 1927, to parents Jacob and Justina Warkentin. Because of the difficulties of the times, the Warkentin family moved to western Oregon in 1937. Hank attended Dallas High School and, during ...

Robert A. Johnson

Robert A. Johnson passed away March 8, 2017, in Dallas. Bob was born April 15, 1929, in Superior, Wis., to Arthur and Agnes Johnson. Bob graduated from the University of Idaho with a degree in forestry. He met his wife, ...

Michael Lloyd Lalack

Michael Lloyd Lalack passed away on March 9 in Salem. He was born in Dallas, the son of William Charles Lalack Sr. and Betty Mae Jones Lalack on Dec. 7, 1951 — the 10th anniversary of Pearl Harbor. The family ...

Robert Guy Miller

Robert “Bob” Guy Miller was 90 years young when he passed away on March 4, 2017. Born in Sioux City, Iowa, to Martha Mae Harrison Wynn Miller Hixson and Guy Miller, on Nov. 12. 1926, he spent his young childhood ...

Audrie Catherine Turner

Audrie Catherine Turner died peacefully in her sleep on March 4, 2017. She was 92 years old. Audrie was born in Shamrock, Okla., on Oct. 28, 1924, to Andrew Lee Brittain and Jessie Halsted Brittain. She married Claude Allen Turner ...

Charles Ralph Richter

Charles Ralph Richter, 67, of Dallas, died March 6 at his home. He is survived by his brother Paul Richter, of Dallas. Private interment will be in the Willamette National Cemetery in Portland. The Dallas Mortuary Tribute Center handled arrangements. ...

Barnhard Axel Clifford Shodin

Barnhard Axel Clifford Shodin, 85, a resident of Dallas, died Sunday, March 12, 2017, at his home. He was born on June 28, 1931, in Vale, the son of Axel and Elaine Wilson Shodin. He graduated from Dallas High School ...

Shirley Irene Reynolds

Shirley was born in Dallas to Art and Adela Kliever. She grew up in Dallas, attending school here, later moving to California to marry Jerry Dean Reynolds. After her divorce in 1995, she moved back to Dallas to be with ...

Harvey Charles Golbek

Harvey Charles Golbek, 78, of Portland, formerly of Dallas, died March 15. He was born in Inola, Okla., on Jan. 8, 1939. Survivors include his wife Elizabeth Golbek; daughter Amanda Golbek; son Brent R. Golbek; sister Phyllis Brostrom; brother Les ...

James Pendel Preston

James Pendel Preston, 95, of Dallas, died March 4, at the Veterans Affairs Hospice in Roseburg. He was born in Moorhead, Minn. Survivors include wife Katherine Elizabeth Preston; daughter Julie Trenary; and son Mark Preston. Crown Memorial Center handled arrangements.

Charles Richter

Charles Ralph Richter, 67, of Dallas, died March 6 at his home. Chuck was a Vietnam Veteran. He enjoyed music and his many friends. A celebration of life will be Thursday, March 23, at 6 p.m., 573 E. Ellendale Ave. ...

Dianne Marie Dobiash

Dianne Marie Dobiash, 63, died March 25 at her home in Dallas. She lived in Dallas for 39 years. She was born on Nov. 1, 1953, in Albany to Jack and Joy Thompson. She married Joseph Dobiash on Aug. 4, ...

Stanley Paul Harris

Stanley Paul Harris died on March 14 in Independence. He was born March 28, 1957, in San Jose, Calif., to Guy and Constance Harris. Stanley's life will be celebrated privately at a later date. Memories and condolences may be shared ...

David Anthony Soukup

David Soukup, 44, died March 9 in Salem. He was born in Cleveland, Ohio, to Gregory and Judith Soukup. He is survived by father Gregory R. Soukup Sr.; mother Judith Soukup; and siblings, Gregory Jr., Michael, Genesis and Joseph. A ...

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