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Elizabeth Mast

REEDSPORT - The funeral will be Nov. 11 for Elizabeth Jane Mast of Reedsport, who died Nov. 6 of age-related causes. She was 83.

She was born March 31, 1920, in Winlock, Wash., to Harold and Nelle Eriksen Varney. She was valedictorian of her graduating class in Coquille co¬∑quille ¬†
A scallop-shaped dish or a scallop shell in which various seafood dishes are browned and served.

[French, from Latin conch
 in 1937. She married Reuben Harrison "Jack" Mast in Corvallis on Sept. 18, 1937.

She lived in Eugene until 1956, when the family settled at the Sulphur Springs Sulphur Springs, city (1990 pop. 14,062), seat of Hopkins co., NE Tex., in a farm area; inc. 1859. Vegetables, wheat, rice, and corn are grown, and livestock and dairying are important. There is clay and timber in the area.  Ranch. She was a homemaker who was also active in church and community affairs.

Mast received her 50-year Eastern Star pin in March. She was PTA PTA or parent-teacher association: see parent education.  president at Jewett School in Gardiner, and she was an avid University of Oregon The University of Oregon is a public university located in Eugene, Oregon. The university was founded in 1876, graduating its first class two years later. The University of Oregon is one of 60 members of the Association of American Universities.  football fan.

She was a member of the Christian Women's Club Women’s clubs first arose in the United States during the post-civil war period. As a result of increased leisure time due to modern household advances, middle class women had more time to engage in intellectual pursuits.  and helped establish church programs in the Smith River community.

She played the piano at church services, taught Sunday school Sunday school, institution for instruction in religion and morals, usually conducted in churches as part of the church organization but sometimes maintained by other religious or philanthropic bodies.

In England during the 18th cent.
 and directed Vacation Bible School Origins
Vacation Bible School (VBS) is the term for a special type of religious education which caters toward children, usually during the summer.

The origins of Vacation Bible School can be traced back to Hopedale, Illinois in 1894. D.T.

Survivors include her husband; seven daughters, Pat Carlson of Portland, Diane Kaufmann of Coos Bay Coos Bay (ks), city (1990 pop. 15,076), Coos co., SW Oreg., a port of entry on Coos Bay; founded 1854 as Marshfield, inc. 1874, renamed 1944. , Cheryl Fortuna and Sandi Thornbrugh, both of Eugene, Linda Allen of 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). , Judy Karcher of Vancouver, Wash., and Debi Lee of Bandon; four sons, James of Yoncalla, Harold and Mike, both of Reedsport, and David of Elkton; 41 grandchildren, 46 great-grandchildren and several great-great-grandchildren. A son, Kenneth, and a brother, Dale Varney, died previously.

Visitation is today, Nov. 10, from 2 p.m. to 9 p.m. at Dunes Memorial Chapel in Reedsport. Tuesday's funeral will be at 10 a.m., also at the funeral home. Private vault interment will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Coquille Masonic Cemetery. Amling/Schroeder Funeral Services, Coquille Chapel, is in charge of arrangements.

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Missionary Fellowship American Missionary Fellowship (AMF) has its roots in the First Day Society (founded 1790). AMF officially formed in 1817 as the “Sunday and Adult School Union.” In 1824, the organization changed its name to “American Sunday School Union” (ASSU). .

Ryan Gabert

SPRINGFIELD - The funeral will be Nov. 11 for Ryan Elias Gabert of Springfield, who died Nov. 6 of Di George syndrome. He was 3 months old.

He was born July 20, 2003, in Springfield to Kristan Gabert and Julio Contreras Sanchez. He will be remembered for his angelic smile and how he touched those who knew him.

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 and Linda Gabert and Fausto and Victoria Contreras Sanchez; and a great-grandmother, Marlene Gabert.

Visitation is today, Nov. 10, from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. at Major Family Funeral Home in Springfield. Tuesday's funeral will be at 11 a.m., also at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Ronald McDonald House in Portland.

Sylvia Schuitt

A celebration of life will be held today, Nov. 10, for Sylvia Lynn Schuitt of Eugene, who died Nov. 7 at age 68. The family chose not to list the cause of death.

She was born Oct. 13, 1935, in Wausau, Wis., to Karl and Dorothy Hill Rudell. She married Homer Austin Schuitt in Orange County, Calif., on March 9, 1956.

She moved as a teenager with her family to California, where she met her husband and started a family.

She lived in several countries in Europe and North Africa while her husband was in the military.

Schuitt worked as a property manager for several years until she retired in 2001.

She enjoyed traveling and studying foreign cultures, and she especially enjoyed being with family.

Survivors include her husband; three daughters, Sylvia Lynn Groslong, Stephanie Ann Weinstein and Giacomina Marie Logue, all of Eugene; a sister, Margaret Lydon of Santa Barbara, Calif.; and two grandchildren.

Today's service will be at 11 a.m. at Nativity Ukrainian Catholic Church, 704 Aspen St., Springfield. Musgrove Family Mortuary of Eugene is in charge of arrangements.


A memorial gathering for Lucille Jane Skeie Hamaker of Eugene will be held today at 10 a.m. at Cascade Manor in Eugene.

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