A memorial service will be held July 29 for Sarah A. Hallin of Eugene, who died July 23 of age-related causes. She was 94.
Hallin was born June 14, 1908, in Portland to Lester and Ellen Doty Poor. She graduated from Washington High School in Portland in 1926. In 1930, she graduated from Willamette University in Salem. During her senior year, she was editor of the school newspaper .
She married Ralph Hallin in Port Orchard, Wash., on Nov. 30, 1935.
From 1930 to 1936, Hallin taught French, physical education, English, home economics and science at Corbett High School. She also coached dramatics and supervised the newly established school newspaper.
Hallin moved to Eugene in 1948.
She served on the board of directors for the Girl Scouts and was president of the Lane County Republican Women and a guardian of Job's Daughters, Bethel 60.
Her interests included gardening, camping, fishing and hiking. She enjoyed spending time with her family.
Survivors include her husband; a daughter, Patti Luse of Eugene; a brother, Clarence Poor of Berkeley, Calif.; a sister, Frances Brown of Norcross, Ga.; two grandchildren; and one great-grandchild. A son, William "Bill" Hallin, died Sept. 9, 1953.
Monday's service will be held at 1 p.m. at Wesley United Methodist Church in Eugene. A private graveside service will be held at Rest-Haven Memorial Park in Eugene. Rest-Haven Memorial Park & Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Girl Scouts of Western Rivers Council in Eugene.
SPRINGFIELD - A celebration of life will be held July 27 for Margaret Luella Russell of Springfield, who died July 24 of pulmonary fibrosis. She was 75.
Russell was born July 25, 1926, in Longville, Minn., to Richard and Eunice Ives Thompson.
She and her husband, Harold Russell, were married in Longville. He died June 30, 2001.
Russell moved to the Springfield area in 1960 and worked as a forklift operator at Agripac Inc.
Her interests included gardening, flowers, camping, family activities and quilting. She volunteered with nursing home ministries.
Russell belonged to Hope Lutheran Church in Springfield. She was a member of the Lutheran Laymen's League and the Lutheran Women's Missionary League.
Survivors include two sons, Richard and Gary, both of Springfield; three daughters, Delia "Dee" Wheeler of Springfield and Gail DeWitt and Pamela Haas, both of Eugene; two brothers, Kenneth Thompson of Springfield and Ronald Thompson of Prineville; 15 grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.
Saturday's service will be at 2 p.m. at Hope Lutheran Church. Private inurnment will be at Springfield Memorial Gardens. Major Family Funeral Home in Springfield is in charge of arrangements.
Memorial contributions may be made to Hope Lutheran Church for the sound system fund or for Life Lutheran School.
Lee John Loughran of Eugene died July 19 of age-related causes. He was 90.
Loughran was born June 25, 1912, in Palmer, Iowa, to John and Ida Peterson Loughran. He married Pearl Morel in Alhambra, Calif., on Jan. 17, 1948.
He worked as a tool engineer at General Dynamics for 40 years. Loughran lived in Norwalk, Calif., before moving to this area 10 years ago. He enjoyed vegetable gar- dening.
Survivors include his wife; a daughter, Vicki Loughran of Irvine, Calif.; a son, John of Eugene; three sisters, Alice Rettman and Hazel Rettman, both of Buffalo Lake, Minn., and Mildred Nieberlie of El Monte, Calif.; and three grand- children.
No service is planned. Musgrove Family Mortuary in Eugene is in charge of arrangements.
A memorial service will be held Aug. 3 for Alfred "Al" Traub of Eugene, who died July 21 of Alzheimer's disease. He was 83.
Traub was born Jan. 8, 1919, in Doon, Iowa, to Fred and Alma Lecht Traub. He married Francene Watson in Texas in April 1943. She died in November 1992. He married Venus Guida in Eugene on July 9, 1994.
He graduated from Washington High School in Sioux Falls, Iowa, in 1937. Traub served as a second lieutenant in the Army Air Corps in Panama in 1947. He owned Gehl Farm Machinery and Sales. Traub learned to play music by ear and enjoyed playing the piano, organ and guitar. He was a member of the the Open Bible Fellowship in Eugene, the Full Gospel Businessmen and Wheels Alive. In 1973, Traub began traveling as an evangelist. He settled in this area 10 years ago.
Survivors include his wife; two daughters, Alethalou Harmon and Carole Guida Combs, both of Eugene; a son, Dennis Guida of Redlands, Calif.; a brother, Norman of Sioux Falls; four sisters, Viola Byrd of Chula Vista, Calif., Marion Sonneman of Los Altos, Calif., Clara O'Hara of Florida, and Ruth Newberry of Tucson, Ariz.; 11 grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren.
The memorial service will be held at 10:30 a.m. Aug. 3 at the Open Bible Fellowship in Eugene. American Burial & Cremation Alternatives in Springfield is in charge of arrangements.
SPRINGFIELD - A memorial service will be held July 29 for Alexander James Hunt of Springfield, who died July 22 of a brain aneurism. He was 9.
Hunt was born Jan. 13, 1993, in Eugene to Aaron and Kelly Patrick Hunt. He attended Elizabeth Page Elementary School in Springfield.
Survivors include his parents and a sister, Nicole; grandparents, Fred and Teresa Hunt of Oregon and Diane Patrick of Texas; and great-grandparents, Ruth and Charles Wanless of Utah and Dorothy McMahon and Linda Rohrick, both of Wisconsin.
Monday's service will be held at 1 p.m. at the Northwood Christian Church in Springfield. Wilhelm Funeral Home in Portland is in charge of arrangements.
A memorial service will be held July 27 for Andrew Paul Nyman of Eugene, who died July 23 from injuries he sustained in a car accident. He was 27.
Nyman was born March 22, 1975, in Northhampton, Mass., to Paul and Mary Fenlon Nyman.
He moved to this area from Westbrook, Conn., in 1995. Nyman graduated from Xavier High School in Middletown, Conn., and attended the University of Vermont and the University of Oregon. He was an organic farmer, artisan and glass blower. Nyman enjoyed golf, snow boarding, skiing, basketball and soccer.
Survivors include his parents of Westbrook; a brother, Matthew of Westbrook; and a sister, Meredith of Boston.
Saturday's service will be held at 10 a.m. at Alton Baker Park in Eugene. Chapel of Memories Funeral Home in Eugene is in charge of arrangements.
Memorial contributions may be made to Greenhill Humane Society.
Stephen Gerard Reynolds of Eugene, died July 19 at age 54. His family chose not to list the cause of death.
Reynolds was born March 15, 1948, in Portland to Joseph and Florence Vala Reynolds.
He was employed as an apartment maintenance worker. He was raised in the Catholic Church. Reynolds enjoyed running, fishing, hunting, camping, reading and gardening. He especially enjoyed animals.
Survivors include his stepfather, John Ryan of Portland; two daughters, Shannon Augustus of Woodburn and Erin Williams of La Grange, Ga.; a son, Ryan of Portland; and three sisters, Madeline, Susan and Kathy; and six grand- children.
No service has been planned. Buell Chapel in Springfield is in charge of arrangements.
Cyril "Cy" Crabtree of Eugene died July 23. A memorial service will be at 3 p.m. Saturday at Immanuel Baptist Church, Springfield. Rest-Haven Memorial Park & Funeral Home in Eugene is in charge of arrangements.
News obituaries are a free service of The Register-Guard and are printed as space allows.
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