OBITUARIES.Byline: The Register-Guard
A memorial service will be held at 4 p.m. Saturday, July 28, at 310 Garfield St. in Eugene for Randall "Randy" Bennett of Eugene. He died July 18 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. at age 66.
He was born Oct. 15, 1940, in Baker to Edgar and Marie Bennett Bennett. He married Holly Sombs on May 28, 2007, in Springfield.
Bennett graduated from Baker High School. He worked in appliance delivery, furniture delivery for Smith's Home Furnishings and furniture repair for La-Z-Boy Furniture. He had served in the Air Force.
Survivors include his wife; a stepdaughter step·daugh·ter
A spouse's daughter by a previous union.
a daughter of one's husband or wife by an earlier relationship
Noun 1. , Rebeckah Jefferson; two sisters, Elizabeth DeNure of Grants Pass and Frances Bennett of Springfield; and a brother, Robert Thomas Robert Thomas could refer to:
Arrangements by Chapel of Memories Funeral Home in Eugene. Remembrances to the American Cancer Society American Cancer Society,
n.pr established in 1913, this national volunteer-based health organization is committed to the elimination of cancer through prevention and treatment and to diminishing cancer suffering through advocacy, scholarship, research, .
NOTI - A memorial service will be at 4 p.m. Thursday, July 26, at Good Shepherd Good Shepherd
[N.T.: John 10:11–14]
See : Christ Lutheran Church in Eugene for John H. "Johnny" Critzer of Noti. He died July 23 of Parkinson's disease Parkinson's disease or Parkinsonism, degenerative brain disorder first described by the English surgeon James Parkinson in 1817. When there is no known cause, the disease usually appears after age 40 and is referred to as Parkinson's disease. at age 80.
He was born July 4, 1927, in Los Angeles Los Angeles (lôs ăn`jələs, lŏs, ăn`jəlēz'), city (1990 pop. 3,485,398), seat of Los Angeles co., S Calif.; inc. 1850. to Homer and Anna Anderson Critzer. He married Betty Bobbinette on Aug. 22, 1954, in Eugene.
Critzer graduated from Pleasant Hill High School in 1945. He served in the Navy from 1946 to 1947 and in the Army from 1948 to 1952, including service in 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 railroad engineer for Amtrak Amtrak, the National Railroad Passenger Corp., authorized to operate virtually all intercity passenger railroad routes in the United States. Amtrak was created by Congress in 1970 in response to more than two decades of continuous operating deficits by privately run and Southern Pacific for many years, retiring in 1986.
Survivors include his wife; two daughters, Sandra Neilsen of The Woodlands, Texas, and Susan Phelps of Springfield; a son, David of Camarillo, Calif.; seven grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.
Arrangements by Musgrove Family Mortuary in Eugene. Remembrances to Hospice of Sacred Heart.
Ruth Elizabeth Fisher Grimes of Anchorage, formerly of the Lane County area, died July 21 of breast cancer at age 55. A memorial service will be held later.
She was born July 30, 1951, in California to Bettye and Charles Fisher. She married David Grimes on Aug. 5, 1969, in Harrisburg.
She attended college for two years and worked in claims and collections at a hospital in Barrow, Alaska.
Survivors include her husband; two daughters, Summer Arnhart of Barrow and Michelle Grimes of Eugene; two sons, Brady and Jordan, both of Barrow; three sisters, Charbett Jelden of Harrisburg, Lynne Cooper of Eugene and Bettye Fisher of Monroe; three brothers, Chuck Fisher of Junction City, Robert Fisher of Tualatin and Brian Fisher of Marana, Ariz.; and five grandchildren.
Arrangements by Evergreen Memorial Chapel in Anchorage.
YONCALLA - The funeral will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, July 27, at Yoncalla Assembly of God Church for Catherine Kay Harrison of Yoncalla. She died July 20 of unknown causes, pending test results.
She was born Feb. 11, 1955, in Cottage Grove to Jess and Julia Davis Daggs. She married Tony Harrison on Jan. 21, 2003, in Reno, Nev.
She attended Trend College. She worked for Kwikee Products in Cottage Grove for two years and was a homemaker.
Survivors include her husband; a daughter, Vanessa Hammans of Cottage Grove; a son, Shane Laycock of Cottage Grove; a stepdaughter, Jamie Harrison of Barstow, Calif.; a sister, Minnie Revord of Drain; two brothers, Loyd Daggs of Yoncalla and Craig Daggs of Minco, Okla.; and three grandchildren.
Burial will be in Yoncalla Pioneer Cemetery. Arrangements by Smith-Lund-Mills Funeral Chapel in Cottage Grove.
A graveside grave·side
The area beside a grave. service will be at 11 a.m. Thursday, July 26, at Willamette National Cemetery Willamette National Cemetery is a United States National Cemetery in Clackamas County, Oregon, about 10 miles southeast of the city of Portland, Oregon. It encompasses 269.4 acres, and as of the end of 2005, had 126,561 interments. in Portland for Lanny Dee Lantz of Otis, formerly of Springfield. He died July 23 of pancreatitis at age 53.
He was born Aug. 17, 1953, in Eugene to Jean Mauney Van Tuyl and James Lantz. He and his wife, Donna, were married Feb. 27, 1993, in Vancouver, Wash.
Lantz held a bachelor's degree from the 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. . He worked in computer science and served in the Army National Guard for 30 years.
Survivors include his wife; his mother, Jean Van Tuyl of Springfield; a daughter, Lindsey Lantz of Graham, Wash.; a stepson step·son
A spouse's son by a previous union.
a son of one's husband or wife by an earlier relationship
Noun 1. , David Durham of Vancouver, Wash.; a brother, Tim of Springfield; and one grandchild.
Arrangements by Restlawn Funeral Home in Salem. Remembrances to the Make-A-Wish Foundation.
The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Friday, July 27, at Zion United Church of Christ United Church of Christ, American Protestant denomination formed in 1957 by a merger of the General Council of Congregational Christian Churches (see Congregationalism) and the Evangelical and Reformed Church. in Waukon, Iowa, for Dennis J. Runge of Eugene. He died July 21 of pancreatic cancer pancreatic cancer
Malignant tumour of the pancreas. Risk factors include smoking, a diet high in fat, exposure to certain industrial products, and diseases such as diabetes and chronic pancreatitis. Pancreatic cancer is more common in men. at age 67. Visitation will be from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday at Martin Brothers Funeral Home in Waukon and a graveside service will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at Runge Timber Prairie in Calumet, Iowa.
Runge was born Oct. 2, 1939, in Cherokee, Iowa, to John and Lorraine Lange Runge. He married Joan Harms on Aug. 13, 1960, in Primghar, Iowa.
He attended the University of Iowa Not to be confused with Iowa State University.
The first faculty offered instruction at the University in March 1855 to students in the Old Mechanics Building, situated where Seashore Hall is now. In September 1855, the student body numbered 124, of which, 41 were women. . He worked as a seasonal park ranger for Effigy Mounds National Monument Effigy Mounds National Monument: see National Parks and Monuments (table).
Effigy Mounds National Monument
Archaeological site, northeastern Iowa, U.S. Located on the Mississippi River, it covers 4 sq mi (10 sq km). and had been a teacher in Iowa.
Survivors include his wife; two daughters, Jody of Portland and Deann Hagensick of Cedar Rapids, Iowa; a son, Brian of Cedar Rapids; a sister, Julie Render of Newell, Iowa; and two grandchildren.
Arrangements by Musgrove Family Mortuary in Eugene.
DRAIN - Visitation will be from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. today, July 25, at Smith-Lund-Mills Funeral Chapel in Cottage Grove for Marie E. Senters of Drain, who died July 23 of age-related causes at age 78. No service is planned.
She was born May 16, 1929, in Ingraham, Ill., to Lawrence and Myron McCullum Colborn. She married Jack Senters in 1947 in Kentucky.
She graduated from Flora Township High School in Illinois. She worked as a cook at Good Samaritan Nursing Home in Eugene, retiring in 1989 after 16 years.
Survivors include five sons, Jerry of Cottage Grove, Steve of Creswell, Darrell and Dale, both of Drain, and Stacey of Eugene; two daughters, Sue Shoepe of Lafayette and Jacquelane House of Westfir; two sisters, Leona Laughton and Patricia Austin; 12 grandchildren, 16 great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren. Her husband died in 1986 and a son, Glen, died in 1982.
SPRINGFIELD - A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, July 26, at Springfield Memorial Gardens & Funeral Home for Cecil C. Stringer of Springfield. He died July 23 of age-related causes at age 90.
He was born Feb. 10, 1917, in Takoha, Texas, to Festus and Vera Eastridge Stringer. He married Lillian McEachern on Oct. 30, 1937, in Memphis, Texas.
Stringer worked in Texas as a candy maker for Hamilton Candy and worked for Nabisco. He was a warehouseman An individual who is regularly engaged in the business of receiving and storing goods of others in exchange for compensation or profit.
The business of warehousemen can be either public or private in nature because they may store either goods belonging to the general public and truck wholesaler in San Jose, Calif., and a custodian for Springfield School District.
Survivors include his wife; three sons, David of San Jose, Calif., Ron of Sonora, Calif., and Lonnie of Pleasant Hill; a daughter, Cheryl Stringer of Springfield; two siblings, Wallis Stringer of Joshua, Texas, and Marie Light of Glen Rose, Texas Glen Rose is a city in Somervell County, Texas, United States. The population was 2,122 at the 2000 census. It is the county seat of Somervell CountyGR6. ; eight grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren and four great-great-grandchildren. A great-grandson, Chris Stringer, died previously.
Entombment will be in Springfield Memorial Gardens.
SPRINGFIELD - A celebration of life will be at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, July 26, at New Hope Baptist Church in Creswell for Betty Ann Tyndall of Springfield. She died July 21 of cancer at age 51.
She was born May 1, 1956, in Oklahoma to Walter and Lela Keeter Brixey. She married Ernest "Ernie" Tyndall on May 6, 1978, in Joplin, Mo.
She was a high school graduate and worked as a computer technician for Oregon Medical Group.
Survivors include her husband; her mother, of Zena, Okla.; a daughter, Lacy King of Sweet Home; two brothers, Andy Brixey and Jerry Brixey; two sisters, Cathy Jackson and Sandra Carnell; and two grandchildren.
Arrangements by Major Family Funeral Home in Springfield. Remembrances to the church.
CULP CULP Caribbean University Level Programme CREEK - Patricia Ann Ikola-Miller of Culp Creek, formerly of Cottage Grove, died July 4 of complications of cellulitis Cellulitis Definition
Cellulitis is a spreading bacterial infection just below the skin surface. It is most commonly caused by Streptococcus pyogenes or Staphylococcus aureus. . She was 42. No service is planned.
She was born July 11, 1964, in Sacramento to Raymond and Naomi Palmer Ikola.
Ikola-Miller worked on equipment watch in logging areas and was a certified nursing assistant This article or section may deal primarily with the U.S. and may not present a worldwide view. .
Survivors include her life partner of 23 years, Wade Miller; two sisters, Deena Cogburn of Cottage Grove and Brenda Riley of Sacramento; and five brothers, Jerry Martin of Sacramento, Gary Martin, Paul Martin, Larry Ikola and John Ikola.
Arrangements by Smith-Lund-Mills Funeral Chapel in Cottage Grove.
SPRINGFIELD - The funeral Mass will be celebrated at 11 a.m. today, July 25, at St. Alice Catholic Church in Springfield for Helen L. Spika Zelenak of Springfield, with visitation and recitation rec·i·ta·tion
a. The act of reciting memorized materials in a public performance.
b. The material so presented.
a. Oral delivery of prepared lessons by a pupil.
b. of the rosary at 10:30 a.m. today at the church. Zelenak died July 22 of age-related causes at age 84.
She was born Feb. 14, 1923, in Omaha, Neb. She married John Zelenak on June 5, 1943, in Oakland, Calif.
She was a homemaker. She worked in Tacoma as a house mother at St. Joseph's Nursing School and a clerk at Kaufer's Catholic Supply.
Survivors include a daughter, Mary Jo Sanders Mary Jo Sanders (born January 13, 1974, in Auburn Hills, Michigan) is a female professional boxer. She is also daughter of NFL Hall of Famer, Charlie Sanders. She is regarded as the best female middleweight boxer in the world and has held several titles at middleweight and of Springfield; and two grandchildren. Her husband died June 11, 1989.
Burial will be at Mount Calvary Cemetery in Eugene. Arrangements by Buell Funeral Chapel in Springfield.
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