OBITUARIES.Byline: The Register-Guard
William Adney Jr.
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, - William James "Bill" Adney Jr. of Junction City, formerly of Veneta and Elmira, died Sept. 22 of complications of kidney failure kidney failure
or renal failure
Partial or complete loss of kidney function. Acute failure causes reduced urine output and blood chemical imbalance, including uremia. Most patients recover within six weeks. at age 68. At his request, no service is planned.
He was born July 5, 1939, in Eugene to William and Dora Pierce Adney Sr.
Adney graduated from Elmira High School
Survivors include his father, of Elmira; a sister, Dee Inman of Elmira; and a brother, Dan of Elmira.
Inurnment will be in Lane Memorial Gardens in Eugene. Arrangements by Lane Memorial Gardens & Funeral Home.
JUNCTION CITY - The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Friday, Sept. 28, at Lancaster Church of Christ, 29285 Lingo Lane in Junction City, for Bertie Zella Branam of Junction City. She died Sept. 22 of age-related causes at age 92.
She was born April 7, 1915, in Leslie, Ark., to Van and Emma Luttrell Blair. She married Willie Lee Branam on Sept. 28, 1933, in Granite, Okla.
She had worked as a baker at Wagner's Restaurant in Corvallis.
Survivors include two daughters, Betty Howell of Monroe and Bertha Charles of Junction City; a sister, Beatrice Colson of Oklahoma; 17 grandchildren; and numerous great-grandchildren and great-great- grandchildren.
Her husband died in 1993; a son, Bob, died in 1981; and two grandchildren, Brock and Gail, and two great-grandchildren, Joseph and Cody, died previously.
Burial will be in Rest Lawn Memorial Park in Junction City. Arrangements by West Lawn Memorial Park & Funeral Home in Eugene. Remembrances to the church.
June Rose Carle of Eugene died Sept. 22 of age-related causes at age 90. No service is planned.
She was born Nov. 15, 1916, in Council Bluffs, Iowa Council Bluffs is the county seat of Pottawattamie County, Iowa, United States and is on the east bank of the Missouri River. As of a 2006 census estimate, the city had a total population of 60,271. , to James and Evelyn Armstrong Britt. She married Harold Carle on May 11, 1935, in Rockport, Mo.
She had a high school education. She worked as a seamstress and, during World War II, sewed Army uniforms.
Survivors include a son, Richard of Eugene; a daughter, Sharon Carle Loveall of Eugene; a sister, Elva Gibbs of Council Bluffs, Iowa; four grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and seven great-great-grand-children. Her husband died July 20, 1996.
Entombment will be at Rest-Haven Memorial Park in Eugene. Arrangements by Rest-Haven Memorial Park & Funeral Home. Remembrances to the Alzheimer's Association in Eugene.
T. Melvin Holt
T. Melvin Holt of Bloomington, Ill., formerly of Eugene, died Sept. 10 of age-related causes at age 89.
He was born July 8, 1918, in Scio to Smith and Eveline O'Brien Holt. He married Helen Ruby on July 7, 1946, in Los Angeles.
He held a bachelor's degree from Willamette University and a master'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 was a certified public accountant Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
An accountant who has met certain standards, including experience, age, and licensing, and passed exams in a particular state. and an accounting instructor at Illinois State University ISU is recognized in the prestigious US News rankings as a "National University", that is, a university which grants a variety of doctoral degrees and strongly emphasizes research. .
Survivors include his wife; two sons, Kenneth of New Hope, Minn., and Alan of Bloomington; and a daughter, Kathleen Holt of Bloomington.
The funeral was held Sept. 14 at Calvert & Metzler Memorial Home in Bloomington, with entombment in East Lawn 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 Bloomington.
A memorial service and celebration of life will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 29, at 111 S.W. 17th St. in Battle Ground, Wash., for Laura Johnson of Lane County and Battle Ground. She died Sept. 19 of pneumonia with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
n. Abbr. COPD
A chronic lung disease, such as asthma or emphysema, in which breathing becomes slowed or forced. at age 73.
She was born April 15, 1934, in Battle Ground to Victor and Hulda Rapako Lehto. She married Bill Carter on Aug. 3, 1951, in Portland. She married Don Johnson in 1975 in Reno, Nev. He died in May 1996.
She was educated in Battle Ground schools.
Survivors include two daughters, Vicky MacDoonle of Sun River, Ariz., and Sue Walling of Springfield; a son, Don Johnson of Battle Ground; three sisters, Trude Gustafson of Battle Ground, Dorothy Kay of Rose Lodge and Neva Shelton of Goldendale, Wash.; a brother, Merv Lehto of Desert Hot Springs, Calif.; 10 grandchildren; and 10 great-grand-children. A son, Bill Carter Jr., died May 5, 2001, a grandson, Eli Walton, died previously and former husband Bill Carter died in August 2001.
A potluck will follow the service. Arrangements by Buell Funeral Chapel in Springfield. Remembrances to the American Lung Association The American Lung Association (ALA) is a non-profit organization that "fights lung disease in all its forms, with special emphasis on asthma, tobacco control and environmental health". .
SPRINGFIELD - A celebration of life will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 29, in the Umpqua Room at McKenzie-Willamette Medical Center in Spring- field for Janice Marie Myers of Spring- field. She died Sept. 24 of cancer at age 56.
She was born Nov. 5, 1950, in Brain- erd, Minn., to Elmer and Ingrid Costello Compton. She married Patrick Myers in 1973 and they later divorced.
She graduated from Washington High School Washington High School may refer to:
n. Abbr. OR
A room equipped for performing surgical operations. and short stay area.
Survivors include a son, Kenneth of Springfield; and eight siblings, Judy Goodwin and Colleen Isle, both of Springfield, Peggy Stanger of North Bend, Sharon Webb of Bandon, Jesse Compton of Brainerd, Nate Compton of Charleston, Steven Compton of Eureka, S.D., and Eugene Compton of Bandon.
Arrangements by 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 in Springfield.
"Jerry" Rodgers Sr.
The graveside grave·side
The area beside a grave. service will be at 11 a.m. Friday, Sept. 28, at Rose Hills Memorial Park Rose Hills Memorial Park is a large cemetery located in Whittier, California. History
Rose Hills began in 1914 as a small cemetery, consisting of 18 acres. At that time, Rose Hills served as the local burial grounds for Whittier. in Whittier, Calif., for Leslie Gerald "Jerry" Rodgers Sr. of Ivins, Utah, formerly of the Eugene area. He died Sept. 22 of Alzheimer's disease Alzheimer's disease (ăls`hī'mərz, ôls–), degenerative disease of nerve cells in the cerebral cortex that leads to atrophy of the brain and senile dementia. at age 81.
He was born Nov. 29, 1925, in Englewood, Colo., to Joseph and Mary Thompson Rodgers. He married Sharleen Haas on May 20, 1967, in Las Vegas.
Rodgers served in the Navy during World War II. He held a bachelor's degree and worked as an electrician.
Survivors include his wife; two sons, David "Skip" Haas of St. George, Utah St. George is a city located in the southwestern part of the U.S. state of Utah, and the county seat of Washington County, Utah.GR6 It is the principal city of and is included in the St. George, Utah Metropolitan Statistical Area. , and Les Rodgers Jr. of Florida; and numerous grandchildren.
Arrangements by Metcalf Mortuary in St. George, Utah.
SPRINGFIELD - A memorial service will be at 1 p.m. Friday, Sept. 28, at Buell Funeral Chapel in Springfield for Betty Stepp of Springfield. Burial will follow in Springfield Memorial Gardens. She died Sept. 23 of complications of hypertension at age 70.
She was born April 1, 1937, in Olympia to Alfred and Clara Roberts.
Stepp graduated from Mohawk High School Mohawk High School may refer to one of these high schools in the United States:
Survivors include four children, Robert Bails of Dahlonega, Ga., Kelly Sweeney of Hillsboro, M. Debra Rietz of Eugene and Mary Beck of Reedsport; four siblings, Bev Bixby of Springfield, Carol Shaddy and Phillip Roberts, both of Marcola, and Marilyn Ziegler of Walterville; six grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. A life partner, Bill Sturgess, died previously.
Eilene C. Stickels of Eugene died Sept. 22 of multiple myeloma multiple myeloma
A malignant proliferation of abnormal plasma cells that populate the marrow-containing bones of the body. The affected plasma cells produce myeloma protein, a monoclonal antibody that replaces normal antibodies in the blood, thereby increasing susceptibility at age 87. No service is planned.
She was born Sept. 14, 1920, in St. Lawrence, S.D., to Verne and Hazel Weeks Cotton. She married Fred Stickels Jr. on Dec. 4, 1948, in Tigard.
She was a homemaker.
Survivors include her husband; a son, Fred Stickels III of Eugene; a daughter, Nancy Stevens of Alpharetta, Ga.; and four grandchildren.
Burial will be in Rest-Haven Memorial Park in Eugene. Arrangements by Rest-Haven Memorial Park & Funeral Home.
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