A memorial service will be at 1 p.m. April 21 at Cascade Manor in Eugene for Ada E. Bardossi of Eugene, who died Feb. 10 of age- related causes. She was 93.
She was born May 21, 1918, in Reading, Pa., to Joseph and Jennie Lou Gossler. She married Fulvio "Bart" Bardossi in 1947 in Reading. He died in April 2001.
She graduated from Reading High School in 1936 and from Albright College in Reading in 1940. She received a master's degree from Columbus University's School of Journalism in 1947.
She enlisted in the Navy during World War II and served in communications intelligence in Washington, D.C., from 1943 to 1946. She taught history for three years at Mount Penn High School.
She wrote for the Army Times after World War II, for the Ogdensburg New York Journal from 1947 to 1949 and was a freelance writer and copy editor for several New York publishers until 2006.
Survivors include a son, Michael of Eugene; two daughters, Karen Bardossi of Monroe, N.Y., and Elizabeth Bardossi of Ashland; and one grandchild.
Arrangements by Musgrove Family Mortuary in Eugene. Remembrances to Cascade Manor Foundation.
Arlene Eyer of St. Helena, Calif., formerly of Eugene, died March 1 of age-related causes. She was 90. A private family burial is to take place later at West Lawn Memorial Park in Eugene.
She was born Aug. 17, 1921, in Hurley, S.D., to Linden and Veona Jensen Flyger. She married Raymond Wayne Eyer on July 29, 1944, in Brownwood, Texas. He died Aug. 21, 1998.
She was a graduate of Hurley High School in South Dakota. She later attended Union College and nursing school in Glendale, Calif.
She worked as a nurse for 10 years and then as a homemaker.
Survivors include two daughters, Stephanie Eyer of St. Helena and Merri Sue Clark of Eugene; a brother, Leland Flyger of Lubbock, Texas; a sister, Lynn Lickey of Carmichael, Calif.; and four grandchildren.
Arrangements by West Lawn Memorial Park & Funeral Home in Eugene. Remembrances to Disabled American Veterans.
Joyce E. Holsinger of Eugene died March 1 at age 65. The family chose not to list the cause of death. A private family service is planned for a later date.
She was born March 9, 1946, in Eugene to Avoalt and Sophie Anderson Giedd. She married Laurie Holsinger on Dec. 23, 1964, in Goshen. They later divorced.
She graduated from Thurston High School in 1964. She worked in retail and in the medical field.
Survivors include a brother, Jerry Giedd of Eugene; four sisters, Florence Marks of Sparks, Nev., Beverly Sturgill of Bend and Janet Louvring and Carol Covert, both of Springfield. A son, Jeff Holsinger, died previously.
Arrangements by Andreason's Cremation & Burial Service in Springfield. Remembrances to the Arthritis Foundation.
Daniel E. "Dan" Bristow of Eugene died March 6 of complications from diabetes. He was 72. No service is planned.
He was born Aug. 26, 1939, in Eugene to Richard and Ruth Winter Bristow. He married Shirley Johnson in 1959. She died in 1975. He married Sheila Chezik in 1985. She died in 2006. He married Maxine Wilson on June 30, 2007.
He graduated from Eugene High School in 1957. He joined the Air Force, serving from 1957 to 1961. He was an owner and operator of Lakeview Grocery at Triangle Lake. He also was an LTD bus driver.
Survivors include his wife; three sons, Chuck, Scott of Garden Grove, Calif., and Dean of Murrieta, Calif.; a sister, Linda Biancur of Fountain Valley, Calif.; five grandchildren; and five stepgrand children.
Arrangements by Andreason's Cremation & Burial Service in Springfield. Remembrances to Eugene Friends Church.
SPRINGFIELD - Elizabeth B. Paladijczuk of Springfield died March 8 of age-related causes. She was 95. No service is planned.
She was born June 11, 1916, in Belfield, N.D. to Felix and Marie Sebit Malkowski. She married Alex Paladijczuk on 1936 in Belfield. He died in 1980.
She worked as a cook at McKenzie-Willamette hospital.
Survivors include two sons, Ben of Springfield and Ted of Portland; a brother, Pete Malkowski of Belfield; three sisters, Olga Konsevage of Seattle, Katherine Basaraba of Springfield and Martha Namynuik of Belfield.
Burial will be in Springfield Memorial Gardens. Arrangements by Springfield Memorial Gardens & Funeral Home.
SPRINGFIELD - A graveside service will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, March 17, at Springfield Memorial Gardens for Thomas William LaBarge of Springfield, who died March 6 of respiratory failure. He was 68.
He was born Feb. 13, 1944, in Norfolk, N.Y., to Raymond and Lillian Frederick LaBarge. He was married to Judith LeCuyer from 1965 to 1989 in Norfolk. He married Diana Dusenbery in 1993 in Springfield.
He graduated from high school in Norfolk.
He was in the Air Force for 20 years, serving in New Zealand and the Philippines. He retired in 1985 as a master sergeant at Lowry Air Force Base in Denver.
He worked for National Photocopy for 19 years.
Survivors include his wife; two sons, Robert LaBarge of Aurora, Colo., and David Gould of Eugene; three daughters, Tracy LaBarge of Juneau, Heather Olson of Eugene and Destiny Dusenbery of Springfield; two brothers, Bernard of Florida and Don of Norfolk; a sister, Joan Martin of Norwood, N.Y.; and six grand children.
Arrangements by Springfield Memorial Gardens & Funeral Home in Springfield. Remembrances to Lane County Animal Services.
SPRINGFIELD - Ivalo Nettie Walker of Springfield died March 7 of cancer. She was 80. A funeral is planned.
She was born Dec. 7, 1931, in Palouse, Wash., to Ralph and Nettie Marsh. She married H. Lee Walker on March 24, 1988, in Reno, Nev.
She was a homemaker and caterer.
Survivors include her husband; three sons, Michael Land of Springfield, Greg Land of Junction City and Pat Land of Mar cola; a daughter, Jan Reynolds of Springfield; two stepsons, Robin Walker of Phoenix, Ariz., and Shawn Walker of Holister, Idaho; three stepdaughters, Tammy Lien of Hepp ner, Danina Walker of Filer, Idaho, and Melissa Souza of Casper, Wyo.; two sisters, Beryl Sands of Glide and Charlotte Koontz of Springfield; 10 grandchildren; 17 stepgrandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; and six step-great-grand children.
A son, David Ryan Land, died previously.
Arrangements by Andreason's Cremation & Burial Service in Springfield.
CRESWELL - Richard V. "Rick" Buss of Creswell died March 7 of heart failure. He was 42. A service is planned for later.
He was born Jan. 23, 1970, in Cottage Grove to Dick and Pat Mc Cluskey Buss.
He graduated from Creswell High School in 1988.
He worked at lumber mills most of his life.
Survivors include his parents, Dick and Pat Buss, now of Creswell; and two sisters, Kimberli Ray of Spring City, Tenn., and Deanna Buss of Creswell.
Arrangements by Andreason's Cremation & Burial Service in Springfield.
A celebration of life will be at 4 p.m. Saturday, March 17, at the Eugene Eagles Lodge in Eugene for Judy P. Steele of Eugene, who died Feb. 10 of cancer. She was 78.
She was born June 20, 1933, in Los Angeles.
She worked for the Bethel School District, and she retired from Oregon Total Information System as a supervisor analyst programmer.
Survivors include her domestic partner of 35 years, Charles Juday; a son, Kevin Steele of San Jose, Calif.; a daughter, Karen Dellstadt of Eugene; a brother, Jerry Blinn of Placita, N.M.; two grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
Arrangements by Aurora Cremation & Burial Services in Eugene.