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Doreen Brailsford

Doreen Harrison Brailsford of Eugene died March 19 of cancer. She was 69. At her request, no service is planned.

She was born Jan. 16, 1941, in South Yorkshire South Yorkshire, former metropolitan county, N central England. Created in the 1974 local government reorganization, the county embraced the Sheffield conurbation and comprised four metropolitan districts: Barnsley, Doncaster, Rotherham, and Sheffield. , England, to Henry and Emma Dickens Harrison. She married Michael "Mick" Brailsford on May 16, 1959, in Rotherham, England.

In the 1980s, she and her husband owned and operated a bed and breakfast in Bridlington, England. After moving to California in 1988, they opened a house cleaning service. After moving to Oregon, she was a homemaker.

Survivors include her husband; a daughter, Keely Brailsford of California; two sons, Julian of Elmira and Scott of Harrisburg; a sister, June Harrison Bird of Queensland, Australia; a brother, Dennis Harrison Dennis Harrison (born July 31, 1956 in Cleveland, Ohio) is a former professional American football player who played ten seasons in the National Football League. He played in Super Bowl XV for the Philadelphia Eagles and was selected to the Pro Bowl after the 1981 season.  of Queensland; and five grandchildren.

Arrangements by An-dreason'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 The religious service performed at the interment of the dead; a funeral service.
That portion of a liturgy which is read at an interment; as, the English burial service s>.

See also: Burial Burial
 in Springfield.

Marcia Edwards

VENETA - Marcia Ann Edwards of Veneta died March 23 of complications from cancer. She was 53. A memorial service is planned for later.

She was born Feb. 24, 1957, in Oakridge to Kenneth and Wanda Barnes Cline.

She married Gary Edwards For the ice hockey player, see .
Gary Edwards has been a commercial and editorial photographer since 1989. Initially based in the UK, he relocated to southern Spain in 1992. He has been commissioned by numerous publications across Europe.
 on May 7, 1983, in Eugene.

She attended Oakridge High School. She was a certified nursing assistant This article or section may deal primarily with the U.S. and may not present a worldwide view.  at Riverpark Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Eugene for 16 years.

Survivors include her husband; two sons, Michael Wolff of Veneta and Donald Edwards of White Swan, Wash.; two daughters, Mandy Wolff of Eugene and Jennifer Edwards of Roseburg; her father, of Oakridge; a sister, Laurri Coats of Hillsboro; a brother, Steven Cline of Toledo; and eight grandchildren. A daughter, Kristina Edwards, died previously.

Arrangements by Sun-set Hills Cemetery and Funeral Home in Eugene.

Brandon Essary

Brandon Dale Essary of Eugene drowned March 6. He was 50. No service is planned.

He was born April 29, 1959, in Fillmore, Calif., to Ed and Ruth Essary.

He earned his high school diploma A high school diploma is a diploma awarded for the completion of high school. In the United States and Canada, it is considered the minimum education required for government jobs and higher education. An equivalent is the GED.  and worked as a transmission specialist. He also played in a rock band.

Survivors include a daughter, Heather Essary of Eugene; and a brother, Zane of Eugene.

Arrangements by Lane Memorial Gardens & Funeral Home in Eugene.

Trevor Fox

Trevor John Fox of Irrigon, formerly of Lane County, died March 4 in a motocross accident at age 11. No service is planned.

He was born June 18, 1998, in Hermiston. He was a sixth-grader at Irrigon Elementary School.

Survivors include his parents, Becki and Jerry Fox of Irrigon; his grandparents, Dianne M. Christensen, Preston Christensen and Dianne L. Christensen, all of Eugene; and a sibling, Tyler Fox of Irrigon.

Arrangements by Burns Mortuary in Hermiston. Remembrances to Trevor Fox Memorial Fund in care of the Bank of Eastern Oregon in Irrigon.

Susan Freeman

Susan Freeman of Eugene died March 13 of sepsis. She was 69. No service is planned.

She was born June 18, 1940, in Kiel, Germany. She married Charles Freeman in April 1970 in Palo Alto, Calif. They were married for 20 years.

She was a homemaker and worked as a medical assistant.

Survivors include a son, Robert of Fremont, Calif; a daughter, Mona Freeman of Milpitas, Calif.; her mother, Luise Thomsen; a brother, Wolfgang Thomsen of Treia, Germany; and one granddaughter.

Arrangements by An-dreason's Cremation & Burial Service in Springfield.

Edward Goodrich

Edward A. "Eddie" Goodrich of Eugene died March 23 of age-related causes. He was 84. No service is planned.

He was born May 4, 1925, in Stayton, to Edward and Rebecca Redman Good rich.

He attended public schools in Salem and served in the Army during World War II. He was a photographer and worked as a clerk for the U.S. government general services administration The General Services Administration (GSA) was established by section 101 of the Federal Property and Administrative Services Act of 1949 (40 U.S.C.A. § 751). The GSA sets policy for and manages government property and records. .

Inurnment will be at Neptune Columbarium in California. Arrangements by Poole-Larsen Funeral Home in Eugene. Remembrances to the Neptune Society.

Catherine Hammer

Catherine "Kay" Ham-mer of Eugene died March 19 of age-related causes. She was 92. No service is planned.

She was born Feb. 28, 1918, in Buffalo, N.Y., to Bert and Sadie Hammer. She and her husband, Martin, were married June 2, 1988, in Los Angeles. He died previously.

She graduated from Roosevelt High School Roosevelt High School is the name of various public and independent secondary schools:

Named for Eleanor Roosevelt, First Lady of the United States
  • Eleanor Roosevelt High School (Greenbelt, Maryland), Greenbelt, Maryland
 in Los Angeles in 1936. She was a flea market vendor and worked as a senior companion at McKenzie- Willamette Adult Day Center.

Survivors include a cousin, Sandy Solomon of Eugene.

Arrangements by Poole-Larsen Funeral Home in Eugene.

Vernita Hamren

A memorial service will be held at 1 p.m. April 11 at Lamb Cottage in Eugene for Vernita F. Hamren of Eugene, who died March 20 of age-related causes. She was 87.

She was born Jan. 9, 1923, in Albert Lea, Minn., to Fred and Mathilda Neve Sauke. She married Arthur "Duffy" Hamren on Nov. 26, 1942, in Mansfield, Minn.

A high school graduate, she was co-owner of Duffy's Superfair Grocery in Owatonna, Minn.

Survivors include her husband; a daughter, Joyce Horman of New York City New York City: see New York, city.
New York City

City (pop., 2000: 8,008,278), southeastern New York, at the mouth of the Hudson River. The largest city in the U.S.
; a son, Jerome of Eugene; and two grandchildren.

Arrangements by An-dreason's Cremation & Burial Service in Springfield.

Paula Lutz

Paula Lutz of Portland, formerly of the Eugene area, died Feb. 28 of complications from a stroke. She was 86. At her request, no service is planned.

She was born Oct. 18, 1923, in Payette, Idaho, to Ceal and Mayme Ahrens Rose. She married Guy Lutz on March 11, 1944, in Hartford, Conn.

She attended the University of Idaho The university was formed by the territorial legislature of Idaho on January 30, 1889, and opened its doors on October 3, 1892 with an initial class of 40 students. The first graduating class in 1896 contained two men and two women.  and graduated 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.  with honors. She earned a master's degree in anthropology from the UO in 1965. She taught anthropology at Lane Community College from 1969 until her retirement in 1982.

Survivors include her husband; two sons, Mike of Eugene and Mark of Anchorage; a brother, Gene Rose of Haines; four grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.

Arrangements by Zeller Chapel of the Roses in Portland.

Ray McIndoo

SPRINGFIELD - A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Monday, March 29, at the First Congregational Church First Congregational Church may refer to:
  • First Congregational Church (Porterville, California)
  • First Congregational Church (Colorado Springs, Colorado)
  • First Congregational Church (Denver, Colorado)
  • First Congregational Church (Manitou Springs, Colorado)
 in Eugene for Ray Edward McIndoo of Springfield, who died March 24 of leukemia. He was 73.

He was born July 12, 1936, in Jewell County, Kan., to Ray and Theda Aubushon McIndoo. He married Connie Pierson on July 18, 1955, in Caldwell, Idaho.

He served as pastor at churches in Oklahoma, Colorado and Ontario, Ore., as well as Springfield Christian Church and St. Paul Methodist Church in Springfield. He served as hospice chaplain at Sacred Heart and Cottage Grove hospitals and as professor at Northwest Christian University.

Survivors include his wife; two daughters, Pamela Starks of Bonaire, Ga., and Lynette Greco of Folsom, Calif.; a brother, Cecil of Greenleaf, Idaho; a sister, Hazel Macy of Newberg; seven grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.

Arrangements by Major Family Funeral Home in Springfield. Remembrances to Strings of Compassion, PeaceHealth Hospice.

Vona Nyburg

SPRINGFIELD - The graveside grave·side  
The area beside a grave.
 funeral will be at 2 p.m. Monday, March 29, at Springfield Memorial Gardens for Vona Nyburg of Springfield, who died March 20 of age-related causes. She was 81.

She was born June 25, 1928, in Beaver City, Neb., to George and Delia Shaffer Weideman. She married Verlo "Pat" Nyburg on March 29, 1947, in Grants Pass. He died Jan. 18, 2004.

Survivors include two daughters, Patricia Bren of Issaquah, Wash., and Lori Hoskins of Indiana; two sisters, Lola Parsons and Ruby Nyburg, both of Springfield; a brother, Fred Weideman of Vale; and one grandson.

Arrangements by Springfield Memorial Gardens & Funeral Home. Remembrances to the Christian Children's Fund.

Micheal O'Brien

Micheal Francis O'Brien of Eugene died March 25 at age 59. The family chose not to list the cause of death. No service is planned.

He was born Nov. 1, 1950, in Gardena, Calif., to Ralph and Illa Millard O'Brien. He married Karen Corning on July 15, 1972, in Lake Hughes, Calif.

O'Brien served in the Marine Corps. from 1968 to 1972. He was a construction millwright mill·wright  
One that designs, builds, or repairs mills or mill machinery.

Noun 1. millwright - a workman who designs or erects mills and milling machinery
 in mills, assembling and dismantling equipment.

Survivors include his wife; two daughters, Amber Arndell and Danielle O'Brien, both of Eugene; a brother, Lynn Millard of North Ogden, Utah North Ogden is a city in Weber County, Utah, United States. The population was 15,026 at the 2000 census, by July 2006 population was estimated at 16,798. North Ogden is on U-235, three miles north of Ogden, and is an outgrowth of that city. ; and three grandchildren.

Arrangements by An-dreason's Cremation & Burial Service in Springfield. Remembrances to the Veterans Administration.

Kenny Ross

The graveside funeral will be at 1 p.m. Monday, March 29, at Alpine Cemetery for Kenny Lee Ross of Corvallis, formerly of Lane County, who died March 24 of cancer. He was 50.

He was born April 7, 1959, in Gold Beach to Roger and Connie King Ross. He married Cricket Kind in 1988.

He attended Monroe High School. He worked for Ken Ross Carpet Installation Co. for 30 years, and did maintenance at the Inn at Otter Crest in Newport.

Survivors include his wife; two sons, Randall of Corvallis and Kenneth of Portland; his mother, of Corvallis; a stepdaughter, Brandy Wirth of Lincoln City; a sister, Peggy Lee of Philomath; and a brother, Gordon of Corvallis.

Arrangements by Mc-Henry Funeral Home in Corvallis.

Marcia Thompson

Marcia Mae Tulley Thompson of Eugene died March 21 of congestive heart failure congestive heart failure, inability of the heart to expel sufficient blood to keep pace with the metabolic demands of the body. In the healthy individual the heart can tolerate large increases of workload for a considerable length of time. . She was 97. No service is planned.

She was born July 2, 1912, in Wallowa. She married Thomas Thompson on Jan. 29, 1939, in Kelso, Wash. He died March 30, 1990.

She attended the University of Oregon for two years. She was a partner since 1939 in the family business now known as Thompson's Electronics. She previously worked at a creamery.

Survivors include two daughters, Karen Olsen of Creswell and Linda Thompson of Eugene; two sons, Gene and Glen, both of Eugene; a sister, Miriam Smotek of Cleveland; two grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

Arrangements by West Lawn Memorial Park & Funeral Home in Eugene.


Survivors of Gerald "Jerry" La Tulippe of Oakridge include daughter Linda Ashworth of Springfield. Arrangements by Andreason's Cremation & Burial Service in Springfield.

Anna Bell Stovall of Veneta died March 8 as a result of a house fire. She was 77. Arrangements by Alpha Cremation Service in Eugene.

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Date:Mar 26, 2010
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