OBITUARIES.Byline: The Register-Guard
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COTTAGE GROVE Cottage Grove, village (1990 pop. 22,935), Washington co., SE Minn., near the St. Croix River; inc. 1965. There is farming (cattle, sheep, corn, and soybeans) and manufacturing (chemicals and machinery). - Xenai "Deanie" Burgess of Cottage Grove died Nov. 4 of a stroke. She was 82.
Burgess was born Feb. 15, 1921, in Redfield, S.D., to Joseph and Eva Cain Greenlee. She married Osmer Burgess in Eugene on June 23, 1943. She lived in Cottage Grove since 1938. She enjoyed knitting.
Survivors include her husband; and a son, Leon of Cottage Grove.
No service is planned. Chapel of Memories Funeral Home in Eugene is in charge of arrangements.
Nels Sandstrom of Eugene died Nov. 1 of age-related causes. He was 85.
Sandstrom was born Dec. 13, 1917, in Hoquiam, Wash., to Johann and Maria Sandstrom. He married Myna Turner at Holiday Farm on June 25, 1947.
He attended Hoquiam High School Hoquiam High School, located within the Hoquiam School District in Hoquiam, Washington, is a comprehensive high school which first opened in 1891. Hoquiam serves as the second largest high school in Grays Harbor county; covering the city of Hoquiam and unincorporated parts of and the University of Washington. He was a pilot during World War II.
He lived in the Hoquiam and Aberdeen, Wash., before settling in this area 53 years ago.
He was a co-owner of Clear Fir Products and served as president and board member of several professional and social organizations. His interests included golf and watching all sports. He enjoyed spending time "Spending Time" is the first single released by Christian artist Stellar Kart.
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Survivors include his wife; a son, John of Salem; a daughter, Linda of Eugene; seven grandchildren; and one great-grand- child.
No service is planned. Andreason's Cremation cremation, disposal of a corpse by fire. It is an ancient and widespread practice, second only to burial. It has been found among the chiefdoms of the Pacific Northwest, among Northern Athapascan bands in Alaska, and among Canadian cultural groups. & Burial Service The religious service performed at the interment of the dead; a funeral service.
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Memorial contributions may be made to Volunteers in Medicine.
A memorial service will be held today, Nov. 7, for Inez Kleo Mae Burns of Eugene, who died Oct. 31 of age-related causes. She was 92.
Burns was born May 10, 1911, in Verdel, Neb., to Alfred and Olga Fagre Haugen. She married Leon Burns in Eugene on Jan. 19, 1980.
She attended schools in Nebraska. She lived in Silverton, Omaha, Neb., and Chattanooga, Tenn., before settling in Eugene in 1943.
She worked as a grocery store checker and she attended Allison Park Christian Church in Eugene.
She enjoyed gardening, quilting quilting, form of needlework, almost always created by women, most of them anonymous, in which two layers of fabric on either side of an interlining (batting) are sewn together, usually with a pattern of back or running (quilting) stitches that hold the layers , reading and canning fruits and vegetables. She also enjoyed her pets, especially her dog, Sue.
Survivors include a daughter, Ida Templeton of Veneta; four sisters, Geneva Geneva, canton and city, Switzerland
Geneva (jənē`və), Fr. Genève, canton (1990 pop. 373,019), 109 sq mi (282 sq km), SW Switzerland, surrounding the southwest tip of the Lake of Geneva. Jostes, Neva Menkens and Cora Kethcart, all of Eugene and Vinona Koller of La Pine; five grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren. A daughter, Geraldine Reynolds, died in 2000.
Today's service will be held at 1 p.m. at West Lawn Memorial Park & Funeral Home in Eugene. Inurnment will be at West Lawn Memorial Park.
Michael Taylor Michael Taylor may refer to:
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The area beside a grave. service will be held for Michael W. Taylor of Eugene, who died Nov. 2 of cancer. He was 77.
Taylor was born March 28, 1926, in Longview, Wash., to Fred and Lovella Courtney Taylor Courtney Taylor may refer to:
After graduating from high school, he served in the Navy from 1943 to 1946.
Taylor married Joan Potter in Reno, Nev., on Aug. 17, 1949. She died Nov. 7, 2000.
A resident of Eugene since 1955, Taylor worked as a jeweler and as a logger.
His interests included fishing, gardening, traveling and golf.
Survivors include a daughter, Diane Boyles of Veneta; a son, Greg Taylor of Springfield; three grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.
Private burial will be at Rest-Haven Memorial Park in Eugene. Musgrove Family Mortuary in Eugene is in charge of arrangements.
Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Sacred Heart The Sacred Heart is a religious devotion to Jesus' physical heart as the representation of the divine love for humanity
This devotion is predominantly used in the Roman Catholic Church and also used in the Anglican Church. .
George F. Rosemeyer of Eugene died Nov. 3 of lung cancer lung cancer, cancer that originates in the tissues of the lungs. Lung cancer is the leading cause of cancer death in the United States in both men and women. Like other cancers, lung cancer occurs after repeated insults to the genetic material of the cell. . He was 71.
Rosemeyer was born Nov. 7, 1931, in Sandpoint, Idaho Sandpoint is a city in and the county seat of Bonner County, Idaho, United States.GR6 Its population was 6,835 at the 2000 census.
Sandpoint's major industry is tourism and recreation, thanks to its proximity to scenic Lake Pend Oreille and , to Henry and Etta Montgomery Rosemeyer. He married Alice Furrow furrow /fur·row/ (fur´o) a groove or sulcus.
atrioventricular furrow the transverse groove marking off the atria of the heart from the ventricles. in Lebam, Wash., on June 27, 1953.
He lived in Sutherlin and attended high school in North Bend North Bend is the name of several places in the United States of America:
He served in the Army for three years during the Korean War Korean War, conflict between Communist and non-Communist forces in Korea from June 25, 1950, to July 27, 1953. At the end of World War II, Korea was divided at the 38th parallel into Soviet (North Korean) and U.S. (South Korean) zones of occupation. . He worked as a carpenter for Vik Construction Company for 15 years and for Meili Construction from 1985 until 1992.
He lived in this area for 48 years and was a member of the U.S. Veterans of Foreign Wars in Eugene. He enjoyed camping and fishing.
Survivors include his wife; two sons, Wayne and Craig, both of Eugene; two daughters, Sherrie Barber of Portland and Ann Roeder of Oregon City There are two places named Oregon City in the United States:
No service is planned. Chapel of Memories Funeral Home in Eugene is in charge of arrangements.
Eleanor `June' Sapp
SPRINGFIELD - Eleanor "June" Sapp of Springfield died Nov. 2 at age 73. Her family chose not to list the cause of death.
Sapp was born Oct. 30, 1930, in Goldendale, Wash., to Walter and Myrtle Cooper Ray.
She married Harley "Gene" Sapp on May 6, 1950. The couple moved to Springfield in 1965.
Survivors include her husband; three daughters, Cheri Pendroy of Seattle, Christina "Tina" Fenley of Veneta and Cynthia "Sami" Parsons of Springfield; a son, Lance of Springfield; and six grandchil- dren.
No service is planned. Chapel of Memories Funeral Home in Eugene is in charge of arrangements.
SPRINGFIELD - The funeral Mass will be held Nov. 10 for Ruth D. Sproul of Springfield, who died Nov. 4 of age-related causes. She was 96.
Sproul was born April 8, 1907, in Fairfax, S.D., to Joseph and Bessie Kinzer Haffley. She married Bruce H. Sproul in Missouri Valley, Iowa Missouri Valley is a city in Harrison County, Iowa, United States. The population was 2,992 at the 2000 census. Geography
Missouri Valley is located at (41.558912, -95.893926)GR1. , in 1924. He died Nov. 5, 1979.
She lived in South Dakota South Dakota (dəkō`tə), state in the N central United States. It is bordered by North Dakota (N), Minnesota and Iowa (E), Nebraska (S), and Wyoming and Montana (W). and Iowa before moving to Oregon in 1954. She lived in the Springfield area since 1961. A homemaker, Sproul enjoyed cooking and flower gardening. She was affiliated with St. Alice Catholic Church. Survivors include a son, James of Missouri Valley Missouri Valley may refer to:
Visitation is scheduled from noon to 4 p.m. at Springfield Memorial Gardens & Funeral Home. The funeral Mass will be at 11 a.m. Monday at St. Alice Catholic Church.
Springfield Memorial Gardens & Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer's Association The Alzheimer's Association, incorportated on April 10, 1980 as the Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Disorders Association, Inc., is a non-profit American voluntary health organization which focuses on care, support and research for Alzheimer's disease. or St. Alice Catholic Church.
JUNCTION CITY Junction City, city (1990 pop. 20,604), seat of Geary co., NE Kans., at the confluence of the Republican and Smoky Hill rivers; inc. 1859. The rail, trade, and processing center of an agricultural and dairy area, it grew as the supply point for nearby Fort Riley, - A graveside service will be held Nov. 8 for Myrtle Mae Brockman of Junction City, who died Nov. 3 of age-related causes. She was 76.
Brockman was born June 12, 1927, in Alton, Ill., to Charles and Carrie Carter Bridgeman. She married Nelson Brockman in Alton on July 8, 1944.
She moved to this area in 1962 and lived in Monroe before settling in Junction City.
She graduated from high school and was a homemaker. She enjoyed cards, flowers, crafts, playing bingo and collecting turtle and swan figurines. She was a member of the Gold Star Mothers and an Eagles Lodge.
Survivors include her husband; four daughters, Cyntha Breitweiser of Brighton, Ill., Linda Hollinger of Elmira and Karen Hansen and Arlene Brockman, both of Junction City; a son, David of Junction City; two brothers, Michael Bridgeman of Alton and William Bridgeman of Elmira; two sisters, Charlotte Hansen and Judy Goacher, both of Alton; 15 grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren; and one great-grandchild. Two sons died previously, John in 1968 and Joseph in 1995 and a granddaughter, Tara Brockman, died in 1996.
Saturday's service will be held at 1 p.m. at the Monroe Cemetery. Murphy-Musgrove Funeral Home in Junction City is in charge of arrangements.
A private memorial service will be held for Hazel Buckingham Turner of Eugene, who died Nov. 1 of age-related causes. She was 97.
Turner was born Aug. 27, 1906, in Kalispell, Mont., to Ward and Edith Coram Buckingham. She attended school in Kalispell and completed her college education in Bellingham, Wash.
Her first teaching position was in Longview, Wash.
She married Clyde Turner in Salem on April 16, 1930. He died in 1973.
Turner lived in Oakland, Calif., for 30 years before moving to Eugene in 1971. She was a homemaker and an artist.
After moving to Eugene, Turner continued painting and played bridge with several groups. She was active in the lives of her grandchildren.
Survivors include a daughter, JoAnn Brinkman of Eugene; four grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
Private entombment will be at Rest-Haven Mausoleum mausoleum (môsəlē`əm), a sepulchral structure or tomb, especially one of some size and architectural pretension, so called from the sepulcher of that name at Halicarnassus, Asia Minor, erected (c.352 B.C. in Eugene. Musgrove Family Mortuary in Eugene is in charge of arrangements.
Dean D. Hiestand of Goldendale, Wash., formerly of Eugene, died Oct. 30 of lung cancer. He was 75.
Hiestand was born Feb. 6, 1928, in Snyder, Neb., to Alfons and Alma Hiestand. He married Peggy Sanders in Metropolis, Ill., in 1968.
He lived in this area until 1972 when he settled in Goldendale. He worked as a maintenance man at an aluminum smelter in Goldendale until his retirement. He was an avid fisherman and he enjoyed watching sports on television. He was a member of the U.S. Veterans of Foreign Wars, the American Legion American Legion, national association of male and female war veterans, founded (1919) in Paris. Membership is open to veterans of World Wars I and II, the Korean War, and the Vietnam War. , an Eagles Lodge and a Moose Lodge.
Survivors include his wife; a son, Robert Porter Robert Porter is the name of:
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At his request, no services will be held. Burial will be at Lane Memorial Gardens in Eugene. Erdman Funeral Home and Cremation Service in Goldendale is in charge of arrangements.
HARRISBURG - A memorial service will be held Nov. 8 for Randall Lee Burson of Harrisburg, who died Nov. 3 at age 48.
The cause of death has yet to be determined.
Burson was born May 1, 1955, in Dillard, to Richard and Bessie Woolley Burson. He lived in Roseburg, Florence and then Eugene. Burson worked as a plywood millworker. He enjoyed reading, history and spending time with his grandchildren.
Survivors include three daughters, Anita Jordan of Junction City, Mystic Burson of Springfield, and Amber Lycett of Harrisburg; four brothers, Richard of Madras and Lonnie, Tim and Robert, all of Roseburg; three sisters, Marsha May of Roseburg, Dee Smith of Springfield, and Debbie Spencer of Pendleton; and five grandchildren. Three children and five grandchildren died previously.
Saturday's service will be at 2 p.m. at 480 S.W. Juniper St. in Junction City.
Poole-Larsen Funeral Home of Eugene is in charge of arrangements.
Warren E. Piatt Jr. of Eugene died Nov. 3 of pneumonia. He was 66.
Piatt was born July 28, 1937, in Nyssa, to Warren and Mildred Piatt. He married Caryl Collicott in Nevada in 1963. Piatt lived in Vancouver, Wash. and Baker before moving to Eugene 24 years ago. He served in the U.S. Navy and for 33 years worked with 3M national advertising until his retirement. Survivors include his wife; a daughter, Lorrie Piatt-Montry of Portland; two sons, Michael of Albany and Kevin of Eugene; a sister, Marcella Henkil of Missouri; and three grandchildren.
No service is planned.
Musgrove Family Mortuary in Eugene is in charge of arrangements. Memorial contributions may be made to the Lion's Eye Bank.
CHESHIRE - A memorial service will be held Nov. 8 for William A. Niles of Cheshire, who died Nov. 3 of a heart attack. He was 69.
Niles was born Jan. 16, 1934, in San Francisco San Francisco (săn frănsĭs`kō), city (1990 pop. 723,959), coextensive with San Francisco co., W Calif., on the tip of a peninsula between the Pacific Ocean and San Francisco Bay, which are connected by the strait known as the Golden , to William and Lillian Wilson Lillian Wilson was a British archer. She competed at the 1908 Summer Olympics in London.
Wilson competed at the 1908 Games in the only archery event open to women, the double National round. She took 8th place in the event with 534 points. Niles. He married Julia Robison in Tumwater, Wash., on July 9, 1954.
Niles served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War and later worked as a foreman at Italian Swiss Colony The Swiss Colony is a mail-order catalog gift company that is known for its cheese, chocolates, fruitcakes, and other confections. The company has been family-owned since 1926, when an entrepreneur from Monroe, Wisconsin, a town known for its Swiss immigrants and Swiss cheese, Ray in Asti, Calif.
He lived in the Cheshire area since 1987. His hobbies included reading, electronics and music.
Survivors include his wife; a son, Michael of Cheshire; four daughters, Barbara Edmundson of Burke, Va., Billie Magid of Novato, Calif., Kathy Robison and Debbie Gilbreath, both of Tumwater; a sister, Carol Ann; and six grandchildren.
Saturday's service will be at 1 p.m. at the Goshen Grange Hall.
Andreason's Cremation & Burial Service of Eugene is in charge of arrangements.
A memorial service was held Oct. 6 in Sierra Vista, Ariz., for Martha Margaret Mulkey of Sierra Vista, formerly of Eugene, who died Sept. 30 of age-related causes. She was 86.
Mulkey was born Aug. 31, 1917, in Eugene to David and Ellen Hennigan. She married Leon Mulkey in Eugene in 1938.
She also lived in Roseburg and the Virgin Islands before settling in Sierra Vista.
She was a concert violinist and worked as concert mistress with several symphony orchestras World
Survivors include her husband; a son, Don of Grants Pass; a daughter, Janet Mulkey of Sierra Vista; a brother, Warren Hennigan of Bandon; a sister, Carol Dewey of Springfield; three grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.
Private burial was at Mulkey Cemetery in Eugene. ScienceCare Anatomical in Phoenix is in charge of arrangements.
Leonard B. Weber of Eugene died Oct. 31 of a heart attack. He was 89.
Weber was Born April 3, 1914, in Tacoma to Benjamin and Adelaide Weber.
After earning an engineering degree at Washington State College in 1935, he worked five years on the Columbia Basin project Columbia basin project, central Wash., a multipurpose development of the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation providing irrigation, hydroelectric power, and flood control. and on Grand Coulee Dam Grand Coulee Dam (k`lē), 550 ft (168 m) high and 4,173 ft (1,272 m) long, on the Columbia River, N central Wash. .
During World War II, Weber served in the Army with the 29th Engineers in Portland. He was a general staff officer at Third Army Headquarters in San Antonio, Texas “San Antonio” redirects here. For other uses, see San Antonio (disambiguation).
San Antonio is the second most populous city in Texas, the third most populous metropolitan area in Texas, and is the seventh most populous city in the United States. As of the 2006 U.S. , and served at the Sixth Army Headquarters in the Southwest Pacific. He was discharged at the end of the war at the rank of lieutenant colonel.
After the war, Weber worked as a petroleum engineer in the oil fields of Oklahoma, Kansas, Texas and Venezuela. He later earned a law degree at the University of Tulsa and worked 17 years as chief legal counsel for the CH2M Hill engineering firm in Corvallis. He retired in 1984.
His interests included hiking in the Cascade Mountains and the Swiss Alps, traveling, reading and sports of all kinds. As a young boy, he had the thrill of playing catch with Babe Ruth, Lou Gehrig and Jimmy Foxx in Paradise, Mont.
Survivors include his wife, Patricia Hoover; three daughters, Sherry Lynn Thompson of Seattle, Patricia Patton of Walterville and Tracy Loffer of Boise; two brothers, Russell of Sequim, Wash., and Warren of Albuquerque, N.M.; a sister, Jean Mundell of Tacoma; and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
At his request, no service will be held. England's Eugene Memorial Chapel is in charge of cremation.
Memorial contributions may be made to Oregon Physicians for Social Responsibility, 921 S.W. Morrison St., Suite 500, Portland, OR 97205.
A memorial service will be held today, Nov. 7, for Gabriela Marie Gilliam, infant daughter of Christopher and Trang Gilliam.
She was born July 28, 2003 in Springfield.
Survivors include her parents and a sister, Elana; and her grandparents grandparents npl → abuelos mpl
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grandparents grand npl , Phuc Le, Hue Pham and Robert Gilliam, all of Lansing, Mich., and Debra Gilliam of Long Beach, Calif.
Today's service will be held at 1 p.m. at Buell Funeral Chapel in Springfield. Attendees are requested to wear white or light-colored clothing.
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