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Ivadell Kroeger

Ivadell Kroeger of Eugene died Feb. 25 of heart failure at age 73. No service is planned.

She was born Oct. 3, 1933, in Colorado to Charlie and Verda Sutton Miller. She married Don Kroeger on Aug. 30, 1979, in Goldendale, Wash.

She worked in the Albertsons bakery department for more than 20 years, most of them at the 18th Avenue and Chambers Street store.

Survivors include her husband; a daughter, Peggy Streeter of Silvana, Wash.; two sons, David Johnson of Marcola and Don Kroeger of Waialua, Hawaii; two brothers, Kenneth Miller of Bend and Don Miller of Springfield; two sisters, Norma Hendricks of Portland and Darlene Berkshire of Spring- field; six grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. A son, Brandon, died in 1991.

Inurnment will be in Lane Memorial Gardens in Eugene. Arrangements by Chapel of Memories Funeral Home in Eugene. Remembrances to the American Cancer Society.

Isaac Endicott

A memorial service will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, March 3, at Bend Christian Fellowship for Isaac "Ike" Endicott of Bend, formerly of the Lane County area. He died Feb. 25 of age-related causes at age 85. A celebration of life will be from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. March 17 at 747 Old Orchard Lane in Spring- field.

He was born July 27, 1921, in Vancouver, Wash., to Ike and Bessie Holverson Endicott. He married Lucille Marr on Feb. 16, 1947, in Eugene.

Endicott worked in club management and sales. He served in the Army's 162nd Infantry in the South Pacific in World War II.

Survivors include his wife; three sons, John and Charles, both of Bend, and James of Prineville; a daughter, Susan Weaver of Springfield; 14 grandchildren and nine great-grand- children.

Inurnment will be in Willamette National Cemetery, Portland. Arrangements by Autumn Funerals in Bend. Remembrances to Hospice Center, 2075 N.E. Wyatt Court, Bend, OR 97701.

Frances Malpass

A memorial service will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, March 3, at Interstate Bible Chapel, 8036 N. Interstate Ave. in Portland for Frances R. Malpass of Vancouver, Wash., formerly of Lane County. She died Feb. 27 of age-related causes at age 88.

She was born Oct. 22, 1918, in Sand Hills, Neb., to Isom and Mary Ann Bush Cox. She married Richard Malpass on Sept. 19, 1939, in Eugene. He died in 1996.

She was a homemaker.

Survivors include three daughters, Sharon Malpass of Vancouver, Harriet Purkey of Buena Vista, Mexico and Shelley Underwood of Oregon City; a son, Rich of Vancouver; two brothers, Troy Cox of Oregon City and Don Cox of Eugene; a sister, Marian Cox of Portland; 11 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren. A daughter, Alice Strada, died previously.

Private burial will be in Memory Memorial Park in Vancouver. Arrangements by Evergreen Staples Funeral Chapel, Vancouver.

Remembrances to the church general fund.

Carol Smith

A memorial service will be at 1 p.m. today, March 2, at St. Jude Catholic Church for Carol Coco Smith of Eugene, who died Feb. 23 of heart failure at age 60.

She was born March 12, 1946, in Portland to August and Monica Walker Coco. She married George Smith in Eugene in 2002.

She worked for PeaceHealth for 22 years.

Survivors include her husband; two sons, Matt Tomashek and Andrew Tomashek, both of Eugene; a stepson, Jim Smith of Beaverton; a sister, Monica Anderson of Portland; and two grandchildren.

Inurnment will be at Mount Calvary Cemetery in Portland. Arrangements by Musgrove Family Mortuary in Eugene.

A. Roy Larson

JUNCTION CITY - A. Roy Larson of Junction City died Feb. 26 of a stroke at age 75. No service is planned.

He was born May 16, 1931, in Dubuque, Iowa, to Ila Harville Larson. He and his wife, Nureen, were married June 18, 1983, in Eugene.

He served in the Army from 1957 to 1959. He worked for United Airlines as a ticket agent and customer service agent from 1955 to 1993.

Survivors include his wife; a son, Andrew of Phoenix, Ariz.; five daughters, Rhonda Robinson of Bend, Laura Steinebach of Hercules, Calif., Debbie Berry and Pamela Wescott, both of Eugene, and Dawn Perez of Chula Vista, Calif.; three brothers, Dale of Scappoose, Tom of Dubuque and Paul of Duluth, Ga.; three sisters, Nancy West of Freeport, Ill., Shirley Sheehan, also of Dubuque, and Mary Kelly of Maryland; 11 grandchildren and six great-grand- children.

Arrangements by Andreason's Cremation & Burial Service in Springfield. Remembrances to Greenhill Humane Society in Eugene.

Bretta Wilkinson

COTTAGE GROVE - The graveside funeral will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, March 3, at Fir Grove Cemetery in Cottage Grove for Bretta L. Wilkinson of Cottage Grove, formerly of Coos Bay, who died Feb. 27 of cancer at age 72.

She was born Nov. 1, 1934, in Glendale, Calif., to Justis and Myrtle Sayler Edwards. She married Ronald Wilkinson on May 28, 1956, in Lake Tahoe, Nev.

She was a registered nurse and worked at Queen of the Valley Hospital for more than 30 years.

Survivors include her husband; three daughters, Lori Trzesniewski and Jo Lane, both of Cottage Grove, and Jan Wilkinson of Napa, Calif.; two sons, Ron and Randy, both of Cottage Grove; 14 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

Arrangements by Smith-Lund-Mills Funeral Chapel in Cottage Grove. Remembrances to Hospice of Sacred Heart.

Carol Clark

A memorial service will be at 1 p.m. today, March 2, at Newport Foursquare Church, 215 N.W. 15th St. in Newport, for Carol McEwen Clark of Depoe Bay, formerly of Eugene. She died Feb. 27 of liver disease at age 68.

She was born May 9, 1938, in Caldwell, Idaho, to Kenneth and June Pidgeon McEwen. She married Grant Clark on Dec. 20, 2002, in Depoe Bay.

She had worked as an administrator for the IBM Corp.

Survivors include her husband; a daughter, Karen McCann Zager of Salem; two sisters, Lenora Reaves of Denton, Texas, and Kathleen Freestone of Vernal, Utah; a brother, Kenneth McEwen of Fairbanks; and four grandchildren. A son, Kraig McCann, died previously.

Visitation will be from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. Saturday at Musgrove Family Mortuary in Eugene. A graveside service will be at noon Saturday at Sunset Hills Memorial Gardens in Eugene.

Marjorie Thelen

The funeral will be at 2 p.m. today, March 2, at Twin Oaks Funeral Home in Albany for Marjorie Lucile Thelen of Eugene, who died Feb. 26 of age-related causes at age 82.

She was born Nov. 11, 1924, in Boone, Colo., to George and Lucille Carr Belvill.

She was a homemaker.

Survivors include four daughters, Lin Baum of Los Angeles, Debbie Bisballe of Springfield and Toni Donley and Sheila Wolfe, both of Eugene; a son, Randy Baum of Garden Grove, Calif.; nine grandchildren and eight great- grandchildren.

Harold Bohle

CHESHIRE - Harold E. "Hal" Bohle of Cheshire died Feb. 27 of a brain aneurysm at age 83.

He was born May 25, 1923, in Lebanon to William and Mildred von Gal Bohle. He married Flora "Lee" Flower on Nov. 24, 1945, in Spokane.

Bohle served in the Navy in the Aleutian Islands during World War II. He worked for Bohle Brothers Creamery and was co-owner of Bohle Brothers Furniture in Lebanon, then worked in floor covering sales for 25 years in Menlo Park, Calif. He retired in 1982.

Survivors include his wife; two sons, Jim of Eugene and Bob of Mission Viejo, Calif.; seven grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.

A celebration of life is planned for May 26 at the family home in Cheshire. Arrangements by Poole-Larsen Funeral Home in Eugene. Remembrances to the Casey Eye Institute at Oregon Health & Science University in Portland.

Carl Sorensen III

The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, March 3, at Smith-Lund-Mills Funeral Chapel in Cottage Grove for Carl J. Sorensen III of Albany, formerly of Coos Bay, who died Feb. 26 of cancer at age 68. Visitation will be from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. today, March 2, at the funeral home.

He was born Dec. 23, 1938, in Honolulu to Carl Sorensen Jr. and Mary Kaohu Sorensen. He married Carroll Bolton on Nov. 12, 1988, in Charleston.

Sorensen served in the Air Force during the Vietnam War. He worked as a law enforcement and security officer, most recently at Linn-Benton Community College.

Survivors include his wife; his mother, of Kaneohe, Hawaii, and St. George, Utah; three daughters, Cathy Sorensen of North Ogden, Utah, Cyndi Brooking of West Jordan, Utah, and Michelle Byrd of Pocatello, Idaho; a son, Shawn, also of West Jordan; a stepson, Brian Raymond of Vancouver, Wash.; three stepdaughters, Sandra McCardy of Lebanon, Michelle Raymond of Albany and Valerie Wolfe of Sweet Home; a brother, Sandy of Dublin, Ga.; two sisters, Moani Revoir of Orem, Utah, and Lynda Fitzgerald, also of St. George; and 21 grandchildren.

Burial will be in Fir Grove Cemetery in Cottage Grove. Remembrances to Pastega Guest House, 3505 N.W. Samaritan Drive, Corvallis, OR 97330.

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