Estella 'Stella' Bristow
SPRINGFIELD - A memorial service will be held Jan. 6 for Estella Edna "Stella" Bristow of Springfield, who died Dec. 29 of age-related causes. She was 97.
Bristow was born March 17, 1907, in Essex, Ontario, to Arthur and Mary Ann Rowland Westlake. She married Harold Henry Bristow on July 28, 1933, in Eugene.
She lived in Delburne, Alberta, until she was 10, then moved with her family to Cottage Grove and later to Coos Bay. After marrying, she lived in Springfield until 1946, when she and her husband moved to a farm along Little Fall Creek. They moved to the Pleasant Hill area in the 1970s.
She enjoyed spending time with her family and friends, reading her Bible, gardening and canning. She belonged to Trent Church of Christ and Jasper Grange 532. She was a life member of Creswell Star Chapter 96.
Survivors include a son, Melvin of Roseville, Calif.; five grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren. Her husband, a daughter, Charlene Glaspey and a great-grandson, Jesse, all died previously.
Thursday's service will be held at 2 p.m. at the Trent Church of Christ in Dexter. Musgrove Family Mortuary of Eugene is in charge of arrangements.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Oregon Masonic and Eastern Star Home in Forest Grove or to Trent Church of Christ.
The funeral will be Jan. 7 for Minnie Doris Kirtley of Eugene, who died Jan. 1 of age-related causes. She was 83.
Kirtley was born Nov. 6, 1921, in Tacoma, to Ed and Minnie Main Sutherlin. He died July 13, 1999.
She married Harold Nathan "Jiggs" Kirtley in Yoncalla on June 12, 1935.
Kirtley moved to Oregon in 1928 and lived in Drain, Yoncalla and Eugene. She attended high school in Yoncalla. Kirtley worked as a dietician at Eugene Hospital and in the laundry room at North Eugene High School.
She enjoyed camping, cooking, the Oregon Coast and spending time with family.
Kirtley was a member of the Drain Church of Christ.
Survivors include two sons, Norm and Richard, both of Eugene; six grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Lane Memorial Gardens and Funeral Home in Eugene. The funeral will be at 11 a.m. at Lane Memorial Gardens.
Lane Memorial Gardens and Funeral Home in Eugene is in charge of arrangements.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer's Association, 1311 N.W. 21st Ave., Portland, 97209.
The funeral will be held Jan. 5 for Juanita Faye Beaty of Morton, Wash., and formerly of Cottage Grove, who died Dec. 29 of pneumonia. She was 71.
Beaty was born Dec. 12, 1933, in Three Sands, Okla., to Ernest and Florence Wymer Archer. She married Willie Beaty on Sept. 29, 1948, in Eugene.
She moved to Springfield when she was 12. She later lived in Cottage Grove for many years and worked as a certified nursing assistant at nursing homes in Cottage Grove and Eugene. She moved to Morton in 2004. She enjoyed camping, fishing and spending time with her grandchildren.
Survivors include her husband; eight sons, Lyle, Willie and Craig, all of Cottage Grove, Mickey of Sheridan, Rick of Boise, Dale and Daniel, both of Morton and Randy of Glenoma, Wash.; three daughters, Cheri Innis of Springfield, Daylene Hovey of Cottage Grove and Debra McCoy of Morton; a sister, Phyllis Barnes of Brownsville; four brothers, Gary Archer of Halsey, Ron Archer of Springfield, Keith Archer of Indio, Calif., and Phil Archer of Long Beach, Calif.; 18 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren. Two grandchildren, Shane Bradshaw and Jeremy Gardner, died previously.
Wednesday's service will be held at 2 p.m. in Lane Memorial Gardens in Eugene. Cattermole Funeral Home in Winlock, Wash., is in charge of arrangements.
SPRINGFIELD - The funeral will be held Jan. 5 for Robin Whitney Campbell of Springfield, who died Jan. 2 of cancer. She was 64.
She was born Aug. 19, 1940, in Cottage Grove, to John and Helen Adams Whitney. She graduated from South Eugene High School in 1959.
She worked as a medical transcriptionist for Oregon Medical Group. She enjoyed pottery, card-making and scrapbooking. She was a member of the Springfield Faith Center.
Survivors include her son, Neil Splonskowski of Manhattan Beach, Calif.; two daughters, Laurie Powell and Christi Ritchie, both of Springfield; and three sisters, Dana Gilkison of Dallas, Jan Valentine of Simi Valley, Calif., and Joy Whitney of Falls City.
Wednesday service will be at 1 p.m. at Springfield Faith Center. Burial will follow in Mount Vernon Cemetery in Springfield. Andreason's Cremation & Burial Service in Eugene is in charge of arrangements.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society.
SPRINGFIELD - The funeral will be held Jan. 6 for Oblene Doty Batson of Springfield, who died Dec. 30 of age-related causes. She was 82.
She was born May 25, 1922, in Topeka, Kan., to Roy and Betty Ann Justice. She married Paul Batson on July 10, 1940, in Mount Vernon, Mo. He died previously.
She enjoyed hunting, fishing and camping. Her family remembers that "her life revolved around her cat."
She is survived by a daughter, Carolyn Springman of Springfield; five grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday at Lane Memorial Gardens & Funeral Home in Eugene. Thursday's service will be at 11 a.m. at the funeral home.
A memorial service will be held Jan. 6 for Mary Jane Patricia "Janie" Parks Kroon of Eugene, who died Jan. 1 of lupus and cancer. She was 52.
Kroon was born April 29, 1952, in Detroit, Mich., to Robert and Rosalind Smith Parks. She married Mark Kroon July 13, 1974, in Detroit.
She lived in Detroit until 1976 and in Riverside, Calif., from 1977 to 1990. She graduated from St. James High School in Ferndale, Mich., in 1970. She moved to Eugene in 1991. She had worked as a licensed practical nurse in Michigan and Oregon. She was the founder and director of Home DayCare in Riverside, Calif., from 1979 to 1988. She enjoyed family activities, travel , collecting dolls and church ministries. She belonged to the Lupus Support Group and Heartline Crisis Pregnancy. She also was founder and president of the Lub-a-Dub Club.
Survivors include her husband; two sons, Jeremy of Eugene and Timothy of Portland; three brothers, Michael Parks of Pasadena, Calif., Jimmy Parks of Columbia, S.C., and Tom Parks of Bloomfield Hills, Minn.; and three sisters, Connie Parks and Molly Parks, both of Royal Oak, Mich., and Lisa Parks of Troy, Mich.
Thursday's service will be held at 4 p.m. in Willamette Christian Center. England's Eugene Memorial Chapel is in charge of arrangements.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Lupus Foundation.
SPRINGFIELD - The funeral will be held Jan. 6 for Margery J. Troyer of Springfield, who died Jan. 1 of a stroke. She was 83.
Troyer was born Dec. 13, 1921, in Cloquet, Minn., to Trygve and Elina Johnson Heino. She married Earl Gene Troyer on May 3, 1952, in Aberdeen, Wash.
She lived in Aberdeen from 1923 to 1955, then moved to Saratoga, Calif. She lived in Aptos, Calif., from 1980 to 1994, then moved to Eugene. She had worked as a legal secretary. She enjoyed gardening, antique cars and shopping. She belonged to the Elks Club.
Survivors include her husband; two daughters, Susan McAdams of St. Louis, Mo., and Tara Troyer of Watsonville, Calif.; a sister, Carol Bollin of Northville, Mich.; four grandchildren and two great- grandchildren.
Thursday's service will be held at 3 p.m. in Our Saviour's Lutheran Church in Eugene. Springfield Memorial Gardens & Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
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|Date:||Jan 4, 2005|
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