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Don MacLaren

Don MacLaren of Eugene died March 19 of age-related causes. He was 85.

MacLaren was born March 27, 1919, in Whitehall, Mont., to Gilbert and Effie MacLaren. He married Beverly Droste in 1947 in Eugene. They later divorced.

He graduated from the University of Oregon. He served in the U.S. Navy during World War II.

He worked for and later owned Eugene Hardware. He retired in 1981. He enjoyed gardening.

Survivors include his former wife; two daughters, Lucy White of Eugene and Sally Staible of Denver; a son, Bob, of Grants Pass; a brother, Richard, of Sunnyvale, Calif.; and three grandchildren.

Private burial will be in Rest-Haven Memorial Park, Eugene.

Musgrove Family Mortuary in Eugene is in charge of arrangements.

Memorial contributions may be made to Greenhill Humane Society.

Patricia Brailsford

FLORENCE - Patricia E. Brailsford of Florence, formerly of Eugene, died March 17 at age 75. The family chose not to list the cause of death.

She was born Oct. 29, 1929, in Eugene, to Jack and Sophie Rubenstein Nudelman. She and her husband, Albert, were married on Nov. 12, 1948.

She was a restaurant owner in the Eugene area.

Survivors include her husband; two daughters, Linda Hurd of Junction City and Judith Bristow; four grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. A son, Frank, and a grandson, Billy Combs, died previously.

No service is planned.

Burns's Riverside Chapel in Florence is in charge of arrangements.

Neil Henderer

The graveside funeral will be March 26 for Neil Delmer Henderer of Shelton, Wash., and formerly of Springfield, who died March 15 of heart disease. He was 88.

Henderer was born Aug. 7, 1916, in Anlauf, to Fleming and Zelma Nighswander Henderer. He married Irene McGee on Feb. 11, 1989, in Shelton.

He graduated from Crow High School in 1935 and served in the Army in World War II. He lived in the Cedar Flat area of Springfield for many years and also had lived in Cottage Grove and Eugene. He moved to Shelton in 1989.

He worked as a log truck driver and retired from Weyerhaeuser in Springfield. He enjoyed hunting and fishing with his family and friends.

Survivors include his wife; a daughter, Sharol Foumal of Eugene; a son, Curtis of Creswell; a brother, Bren Henderer of Springfield; a sister, Grace Skurdal of Eugene; seven grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.

Saturday's service will be at 1 p.m. in Gates Cemetery in Crow.

McComb Funeral Home in Shelton is in charge of arrangements.

Richard Cleveland

A memorial celebration of life will be March 26 for Richard W. "Rick" Cleveland of Eugene, who died Feb. 23 of cancer. He was 67.

Cleveland was born Aug. 7, 1937, in Klamath Falls, to Richard and Esther "Betty" Warner Cleveland. He and his wife, Stephanie, were married in 1977 in Eugene.

He attended the University of Oregon and UO law school. He served as a captain in the U.S. Air Force in the Judge Advocate General Department and in the JAG reserves.

He practiced law in Eugene for 38 years, specializing in business law, land use, estate planning and tax law. He enjoyed humanitarian work, camping, sailing and reading. He was active in the community with the Jaycees and the Jaycees Community Development Trust, the American Red Cross in Lane County, and the Eugene Chamber of Commerce and Cascade Manor Charitable Trust. He served as president of the Eugene Rotary Club and was selected to be district governor of Rotary District 5110. He was a member of the Oregon State Bar.

Survivors include his wife; two sons, Mark of Brentwood, Tenn., and Kurt of Philomath; a daughter, Dana Canfield of Portland; a sister, Patricia Gale of Corvallis; and seven grandchildren. A grandson, Jared Palmer Cleveland, died previously.

Saturday's service will be at 1:30 p.m. at Willamette Christian Center in Eugene. Rest-Haven Memorial Park & Funeral Home in Eugene is in charge of arrangements.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Rotary Foundation, in care of Hal Kibby, P.O. Box 1569, Philomath, OR 97370.

Debra Scilacci

SPRINGFIELD - Debra Dee "Dovie" Scilacci of Springfield died March 20 of pneumonia. She was 71. No service is planned.

Scilacci was born Feb. 20, 1934, in Phoenix, Ariz., to Charles and Gladys Newlin King. She married Richard Scilacci on Oct. 6, 1969, in Las Vegas.

She graduated from high school in California and was a housewife. She enjoyed collecting antiques. She had lived in Springfield since 1978.

Survivors include her husband; two sons, Richard Sears of Prescott, Ariz., and Jeff Raines of Carson City, Nev.; a daughter, Deeann Baxter of Medford; a sister, Charlene Buller of Oceanside, Calif.; four grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.

Poole-Larsen Funeral Home in Eugene is in charge of arrangements.

Lucille Stockton

The funeral will be March 25 for Lucille G. Stockton of Eugene and formerly of Springfield, who died March 18 of age-related causes. She was 99.

Stockton was born Aug. 18, 1905, in Coleman, Texas, to James and Edna Gordon Bardwell. She married Hubert Stockton on June 1, 1929, in Clovis, N.M. He died in 1970.

She attended college for two years and had worked as a teacher. She worked in the grocery business when she lived in Myrtle Creek, and family members said she was a good butcher.

Stockton had been a caregiver for her parents and husband. She enjoyed music and loved to dance. She belonged to Trinity Baptist Church in Springfield.

She is survived by a niece, Francine Cutler of St. John, Wash.

Friday's service will be at 1 p.m. at Major Family Funeral Home in Springfield. Private burial will be in Springfield Memorial Gardens.

Memorial contributions may be made to Trinity Baptist Church in Springfield.

Gene Hebert

Gene L. Hebert of East Aurora, N.Y., and formerly of Eugene, died Feb. 23 of pneumonia. He was 71.

Hebert was born Sept. 28, 1933, in Norwich, N.Y., to George and Julia Lyons Hebert.

He lived in Eugene from 1945 to 1968 and attended St. Mary's High School. He joined the Marines when he was 17 and served in the Korean War. He worked on a doctorate in romance languages at the University of Oregon.

From 1968 to 1999 he lived in Carbondale, Colo., where he worked as a teacher at Colorado Rocky Mountain School. He enjoyed mountain climbing and hiking in the desert.

Survivors include his wife, Linda; two daughters, Michele Tezak and Danielle Hebert, both of Albuquerque, N.M.; a son, Andre of Berkeley, Calif.; two brothers, Ron of Oakridge and John of Yakima; a sister, Judy Carmichael of Creswell; and three grandchildren.

The funeral Mass was celebrated March 1 in East Aurora, N.Y. Hoy Funeral Home of West Seneca, N.Y., was in charge of arrangements.

Memorial contributions may be made to Greenhill Humane Society in Eugene.

Steve Haresnape

A military funeral was held for Steve Haresnape of Auburn, Wash., formerly of Eugene, who died March 14 of cancer. He was 43.

Haresnape was born Dec. 5, 1961, in Lincoln, Neb., to Larry and Frankie Leeper Haresnape. He married Sheila Joyner on Sept. 24, 1983, in Midwest City, Okla.

He attended North Eugene High School and Sheldon High School as well as military college. He served eight years in the U.S. Air Force as an air traffic controller.

For 18 years, he worked as an air traffic controller for the Federal Aviation Association at Salt Lake City, Utah, and SeaTac in Washington. He enjoyed golf, scuba diving, camping with his family, rollerblading with his Labrador, Amber, and boogie boarding in Hawaii with his dad.

Survivors include his wife; his parents, now of Eugene; a son, Sean, and a daughter, Sarah, both of Auburn; his brother, Scott, of St. Helens; a sister, Sherry McFarland of Eugene; a grandfather, William, of North Bend; and a grandmother, Beth Leeper, of North Bend.

A military funeral was held and burial was in Tahoma National Cemetery in Kent, Wash. Price-Helton Funeral Home in Auburn, Wash., is in charge of arrangements.

Donald McCready

JUNCTION CITY - A memorial service will be March 23 for Donald L. McCready of Junction City, who died March 17 at age 61. The family did not list a cause of death.

McCready was born Nov. 30, 1943, in Monroe, Wash., to Ira and Florence Kincaid McCready. He married Susie Anadon in Manila, the Philippines, on April 13, 1974.

He graduated from high school in San Diego and served in the U.S. Navy for 25 years as a sub engineer. He also worked as a truck driver and security person at Westwood Lumber.

McCready enjoyed hiking, biking and fishing. He was a member of St. Mark Catholic Church.

Survivors include his wife; a grandmother, Elsie Mossberger of Eugene; two daughters, Venus McCready and Sandy McCready, both of Junction City; a brother, Leonard of Federal Way, Wash.; and a sister, Ettie Bea McCready of Seattle.

Wednesday's service will be at 10:30 a.m. at St. Mark Catholic Church. Private inurnment will be at West Lawn Memorial Park. Musgrove Family Mortuary in Eugene is in charge of arrangements.

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society.

Thomas Stocks

Thomas D. Stocks of Eugene died March 15 of age-related causes. He was 90.

Stocks was born May 31, 1914, in Alabama. He married Ava Shute on May 10, 1951. She died in 1994.

He served in the Army and Navy and fought in World War II and the Korean War. He received more than 30 medals for his military service, including the Bronze Star for the Korean War. He had worked in water well drilling and as a truck driver. He enjoyed fishing, yard work and spending time with his family and friends. His family said he was a great fisherman. He lived in Salinas, Calif., for about 60 years and had lived in Eugene for four years.

Survivors include three sons, Byron, Ronnie and Alvin Riddle; five daughters, Martha Lambert, Dorothy Mix, Ruby Taylor, Melva Keays and Naomi Holland; a sister, Marcell; a brother, Floyd; 35 grandchildren, 44 great-grandchildren and eight great-great-grand- children.

A service was held March 21 at Healey Mortuary in Salinas, Calif.
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