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Patricia Calef

SPRINGFIELD - The funeral will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, Dec. 7, at Lane Memorial Gardens & Funeral Home in Eugene for Patricia E. "Pat" Calef of Springfield, who died Nov. 30 of heart failure. She was 75.

She was born Sept. 18, 1932, in Detroit, to William and Clara LeRoy Price. She married Gordon Calef on Oct. 12, 1951, in Eugene. He died April 29, 1981.

She attended Lane Community College and studied business. She was a homemaker and retired business owner, owning clothing stores for 10 years.

Survivors include a daughter, Shannon May of Boise; four sons, Scott of Cleveland, Greg of Pleasant Hill, Keith of Eugene and Kenneth of Junction City; a brother, William Price of Florida; a sister, Martha French of Kentucky; 22 grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and her life partner of 15 years, William Wynn.

Burial will be at Lane Memorial Gardens in Eugene.

James Carmichael

James W. Carmichael of Eugene died Nov. 29 of age-related causes at age 84. Burial will be at Willamette National Cemetery in Portland.

He was born June 20, 1923, in Sharonville, Ohio, to James and Emily Schweikert Carmichael.

He married Marian Foss in October 1945 in Bend. She died in August 1996. He married Marjorie Wood on Dec. 20, 1999, in Eugene.

He graduated from Miami of Ohio with a bachelor's degree and from the University of Oregon with a master's degree in education. He served as a fighter pilot in the U.S. Navy during World War II, from 1943 to 1945, with a rank of first lieutenant. Carmichael worked as a teacher beginning in 1953 and taught drafting at North Eugene High School from 1958 to 1993.

Survivors include his wife; three sons, James and Tim, both of Eugene, and Dave of Springfield; and five grandchildren.

Arrangements by Lane Memorial Gardens & Funeral Home in Eugene. Remembrances to Greenhill Human Society.

Alice Dodson

A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Dec. 15 at the Westside Christian Church in Eugene for Alice L. Dodson of Eugene, who died Nov. 30 of cancer. She was 86.

She was born Jan. 8, 1921, in Silverton.

She received her teaching certificate from Western Oregon College in Monmouth before graduating from Northwest Christian College in 1946. She worked as a telephone operator at the University of Oregon.

Survivors include a daughter, Sally Standeford of Eugene; two sons, Brian of Eugene and Bruce of Bethlehem, Pa.; four grandchildren; and one great-granddaughter.

Arrangements by Musgrove Family Mortuary in Eugene.

Eunice Doty

A private family service will be held for Eunice Gwendolyn "Gwen" Doty of Eugene, who died Nov. 30 of age-related causes. She was 93. Burial will be at Lane Memorial Gardens.

She was born Aug. 14, 1914, in Armour, S.D., to George and Ada Alfred Pinney. She married Ross N. Doty on Jan. 29, 1938, in Yankton, S.D. He died Jan. 15, 2003.

She attended Southern Normal Teaching School and the University of Oregon. She was a grade school teacher in South Dakota for five years and in Eugene for 17 years.

Survivors include a daughter, Karen Doty of Eugene. Two sisters died previously.

Arrangements by Lane Memorial Gardens & Funeral Home in Eugene. Remembrances to the Salvation Army and FOOD for Lane County.

Duane Hammond

SPRINGFIELD - A memorial service will be held at 1 p.m. Dec. 15 at Musgrove Family Mortuary in Eugene for Duane "Shadow" Hammond of Springfield, who died Dec. 2 of age-related causes. He was 83.

He was born June 3, 1924, in Calvin, N.D., to Clarence and Louise Dean Hammond. He married Virginia Brown on Oct. 1, 1949, in Reno, Nev.

Hammond served in the U.S. Marine Corps during World War II, where he received the Bronze Star for service at Iwo Jima. He also served in Korea. He worked as a truck driver for Allen Brothers, as a dispatcher for West Coast Truck Lines, and in RV sales for Berg Motors and Chuck's RV Sales.

Survivors include his wife; three daughters, Sharon Howard and Shelly Sapp, both of Eugene, and Susan Nee of Springfield; a son, Duane Jr. of Springfield; 13 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

In lieu of flowers, remembrances to Alzheimer's Association or the Veterans of Foreign Wars in Springfield.

Terrance Hellard

The funeral was held Nov. 29 in Las Vegas for Terrance Edwin "Terry" Hellard of Las Vegas, formerly of Eugene, who died Nov. 27 at age 49. The cause of death is unknown, pending autopsy results.

He was born Sept. 28, 1958, in Albany, to Bert and Mary Hellard. He married Julie Dullano on Sept. 26, 1986, in Japan.

He attended North Eugene High School and received his GED from Lane Community College. He served 20 years in the U.S. Navy.

Survivors include his wife; his father; three daughters, Mary, Vanessa and Samantha, all of Las Vegas; four sisters, Judy Henderson of Turner, Kathy Bastian of Marcola, Pat Waite of Norridgewock, Maine, and Peggy Kennedy of Eugene; and a brother, Mike Hellard of Tucson.

Arrangements by Desert Memorial Cremation and Burial in Las Vegas.

Alice Henry

Alice Christine Stacy "Chris" Weston Henry of Junction City died Nov. 27 at age 56. The family chose not to list the cause of death. No service is planned.

She was born Jan. 13, 1951, in Fresno, Calif. She married Roger Henry on Sept. 22, 1991, in Shaniko.

She worked as a caregiver for the elderly.

Survivors include her husband; two daughters, Sarah Poltera and Noani Barker, both of Darby, Mont.; a stepdaughter, Sarah Henry of Newberg; two sisters, Susan Lee of Salem and Carolanne Wright of Drury, Mo.; and six grandchildren. Three sons, Robbie Weston, Ross Weston and Jeffrey Weston, died previously.

Arrangements by People's Memorial Funeral Cooperative in Seattle.

Cathleen Long

The funeral will be held Monday, Dec. 10, at 10 a.m. at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter--day Saints, Danebo Chapel in Eugene, for Cathleen M. Long of Eugene, who died Nov. 29 of a brain hemorrhage. She was 66. The burial will follow at Lane Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be from 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. Monday at the church.

She was born Oct. 29, 1941, in Long Beach, Calif. to Rush and Mary Cecil Long. She married Chuck Engler on March 24, 2007, in Yachats.

She attended Bastyr University in Seattle. She was the manager of Vital Foods, a nutrition supplement store in Eugene.

Survivors include her husband, of Eugene; two sons, Rush Yahr of Stanwood, Iowa, and Jim Yahr of Madras; a step-daughter, Debra Ashburn of Eugene; a brother, Rush Long Jr. of Oxbow, eight grand-children; and three great-grandchildren.

Arrangements by Lane Memorial Gardens & Funeral Home, Eugene. Remembrances to the local chapter of the Children's Miracle Network.

Nona McKinney

CRESWELL - The funeral will be held at noon Friday, Dec. 7, at Buell Funeral Chapel in Springfield for Nona Mc-Kinney of Creswell, who died Nov. 30 of lung cancer. She was 79. Visitation will be from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Friday at the funeral home.

She was born Sept. 2, 1928, in Cottage Grove to Oscar and Nona Jones Lee. She married Herman McKinney on Dec. 25, 1946, in Tijuana, Mexico.

She was a homemaker.

Survivors include her husband; two sons, Gerald of Cres-well and Jeff of Bend; two daughters, Kathryn Burt of Eugene and Karen Assmas of Grants Pass; two brothers, James Harrison of Medford and Frank Harrison of Roseburg; eight grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. A son, Floyd McKinney, died previously.

Remembrances to Cascade Health Solutions in Eugene.

Marguerite Mills

The Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 2 p.m. Monday, Dec. 10, at St. Jude Catholic Church for Marguerite Powell "Mimi" Mills of Eugene, who died Dec. 2 of age-related causes. She was 95. Inurnment will be in Griffin, Ga.

She was born July 13, 1912, in Griffin, Ga., to Hiram and Florence Henderson Powell. She married Charles Gardner Mills III on May 13, 1935, in Griffin. He died Feb. 4, 1975.

She attended Griffin public schools, the University of Georgia and the University of Virginia.

She was a homemaker.

Survivors include a son, Charles Mills IV of Glen Cove, N.Y.; three daughters, Rosalind Trotter and Florence Mills, both of Eugene, and Marguerite Chiarenza of Vancouver, B.C.; seven grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.

Arrangements by Poole-Larsen Funeral Home in Eugene.

Jeffrey Neuschwanger

SPRINGFIELD - The funeral will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, Dec. 7, at Buell Funeral Chapel in Springfield for Jeffrey Lee Neusch-wanger of Springfield, who died Dec. 3 of a heart attack. He was 42. Visitation will be from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.

He was born June 16, 1965, in Springfield.

A graduate of Thurston High School in 1983, he served in the U.S. Air Force. He worked as a laborer.

Survivors include his parents, Jack and Marcia Furlong Neuschwanger; a sister, Tammi Kemp of Eugene; and his life partner, Daniel Miller.

Inurnment will be at Springfield Memorial Gardens. Arrangements by Andreason's Cremation & Burial Service in Springfield.

Remembrances to the Humane Society or HIV Alliance.

Dewey Ray

Dewey F. Ray Jr. of Portland, formerly of Eugene, died Dec. 2 of age-related causes at age 86. No service is planned.

He was born July 13, 1921, in Eugene, to Dewey and Myrtie Wheeler Ray. He married Jean Opie on Nov. 14, 1942, in Corpus Christi, Texas.

He graduated from Springfield High School and earned a journalism degree at the University of Oregon.

He served as a pilot in the U.S. Navy from 1941 to 1945 and received a Navy Cross. Ray worked at the Eugene Register-Guard, the Portland Oregonian, the Honolulu Advertiser and the Christian Science Monitor.

Survivors include his wife; two sons, James of Portland, and Richard of Jackson Hole, Wyo.; a brother, Wendell "Wendy" Ray of Eugene; and two grandchildren.

Arrangements by Riverview Abbey Funeral Home in Portland.

Remembrances to African Sports Outreach, 2850 S.W. Cedar Hills No. 306, Beaverton, OR 97005.

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Date:Dec 5, 2007
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