OBITUARIES.Byline: The Register-Guard
SPRINGFIELD - A celebration of life potluck will be held at 11 a.m. Aug. 8 at Meadow Park Meadow Park is the home of the English Southern Premier League football club Gloucester City. The club moved from their former Horton Road ground in 1986. The ground has a total capacity of 4500 with a 560-seat stand. Other than this the ground is terraced and 80% is under cover. in Springfield for Elsie For Elsie was a reworking of Beethoven's Fur Elise by The Residents. It had a very limited release on colored vinyl, while a compact disc version was handed out at a one-off show. Lola Bogart Beck of Springfield, who died July 26 of age-related causes. She was 77.
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She was a high school graduate. She worked as a bartender at Jim's Landing in Springfield for 30 years.
Survivors include three sons, Brad Landers of Lebanon, Scott Landers and Mike Lemmon; two sisters, Dorothy Thompson of Klamath Falls and Shirley Cole of Harrisburg; three brothers, Donald Bogart of Portland, Glen Bogart of Springfield and Douglas Bogart of West Richland, Wash.; 10 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.
Arrangements by Affordable Burial & 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. in Newport. Remembrances to Safe Haven Humane Society in Albany.
The graveside grave·side
The area beside a grave. funeral will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, Aug. 7, at Sunset Hills Cemetery in Eugene for Leonard Frank Edmondson of Eugene.
He died July 26 of complications from a fall at age 85.
He was born June 18, 1924, in Wellington, Kan., to David and Alice Wiggins Edmondson.
He married Mary Whiting.
Edmondson had a high school education.
He served in the Air Force, stationed in Saipan during World War II. He worked on Minuteman missiles for McDonald Douglas aerospace division at Vandenberg Air Force Base Vandenberg Air Force Base, U.S. military installation, 3,456 acres (1,399 hectares), SW Calif., near Lompoc; chief Pacific coast launch site for military satellites. .
Survivors include a daughter, Katharine Kieffer of Medford; a son, David of Santa Maria, Calif.; and four grandchildren. His wife died May 26, 1998.
Arrangements by Musgrove Family Mortuary in Eugene.
COTTAGE GROVE - A memorial Mass will be celebrated at noon Friday, Aug. 7, at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church General
Our Lady’s church was designed by a Catholic Priest Fr Benedict Williamson. It is a masterpiece of light and space. Its soaring classical columns and Romanesque arches give it a height and grandeur that make it look deceptively large. in Cottage Grove for Charlotte Anne "Charlie" Frank of Cottage Grove. She died July 29 of cancer at age 73.
She was born Feb. 15, 1936, in Lisbon, N.H., to Roscoe and Irene Bovat Deming. She married Carl Frank on Feb. 7, 1959, in North Bellmore, N.Y.
She graduated from high school in Enosburg, Vt., and graduated from nursing school as a registered nurse.
She worked as a registered nurse in various hospitals and was also a paramedic par·a·med·ic
A person who is trained to give emergency medical treatment or assist medical professionals.
Survivors include her husband; a son, Carl Jr. of Yorba Linda, Calif.; three daughters, Laura Pursglove of Alpine, Calif., Carol Christian of Durango, Colo., and Sue Baldwin of Sweet Home; two brothers, Maurice Deming of Lisbon,, and Bruce Deming of Enosburg Falls; and 14 grandchildren.
In lieu of flowers, remembrances to the church.
Arrangements by Smith-Lund-Mills Funeral Chapel in Cottage Grove.
SPRINGFIELD - The graveside funeral will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 6, at Sunset Hills Cemetery in Eugene for Harold Joseph Gammell of Springfield. He died July 29 of respiratory arrest at age 56.
He was born Sept. 22, 1952, in Eugene to Floyd and Maxine Armstrong Gammell. He married Donna Richardson on June 25, 1973, in Eugene.
Gammell graduated from Willamette High School Willamette High School is a school in Eugene, Oregon.
Willamette, or "Wil-Hi," is located in the Bethel-Danebo area of west Eugene, and is the only high school in the Bethel School District. and attended Lane Community College. He worked as a janitor at the federal courthouse in Eugene for many years.
Survivors include his wife; a son, Kenneth of Albany; three daughters, Michelle Gammell and Kristy Gammell, both of Springfield, and Jennifer Gammell of Eugene; three brothers, Leroy of Marcola, Gary of Sheridan and Larry of Monroe; three sisters, Ida Faye Edgar of Veneta, Carol Korte of Texas and Hellen McGough of California; and 14 grandchildren. A granddaughter, Kassandra Gammell, died in 1998.
Arrangements by Sunset Hills Cemetery & Funeral Home. Remembrances to the American Diabetes Association The American Diabetes Association, or the ADA, is an American health organization providing diabetes research, information and advocacy. Founded in 1940, the American Diabetes Association conducts programs in all 50 states and the District of Columbia, reaching hundreds of .
John D. "Jack" Rowe of Veneta died July 10 of age-related causes. He was 87. No service is planned.
He was born June 17, 1922, in Colorado to Peter and Ann Jacob Rowe.
Rowe served in the Army Air Corps 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 federal customs inspector.
Survivors include a son, Robert of Walton; four grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.
Arrangements by Neptune Cremation Service in Portland.
The funeral will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 5, at Musgrove Family Mortuary in Eugene for Robert "Bob" Sorter of Eugene, who died July 31 at age 72. The family chose not to list the cause of death. Visitation will be from 10 a.m. to service time Wednesday at the funeral home.
He was born Aug. 9, 1936, in Aberdeen, Wash., to Marvin and Mary Thumser Sorter. He married Deanna Rainbolt on Sept. 30, 1961, in Siletz.
Sorter served as a corpsman corps·man
1. An enlisted person in the U.S. Navy or Marines who has been trained to give first aid and basic medical treatment, especially in combat situations.
2. in the Navy for three years. He held a bachelor's degree from Oregon State University Oregon State University, at Corvallis; land-grant and state supported; coeducational; chartered 1858 as Corvallis College, opened 1865. In 1868 it was designated Oregon's land-grant agricultural college and was taken over completely by the state in 1885. . He worked as a salesman for Square Deal Lumber Co. in Springfield, retiring in 2001.
Survivors include his wife; two sons, Scott of Aurora, Colo., and Craig of Seaside; a brother, Donald of Myrtle Creek; and three grandchildren.
Private burial will be in Springfield Memorial Gardens.
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