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UPCOMING SERVICES: Jan. 21-24, 2017

SATURDAY, JAN. 21

MADSEN, DON — Viewing at 9 a.m. followed by a funeral service at 10 a.m. at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 1035 S.E. Ninth St., Hermiston. Burial will follow at the Hermiston Cemetery.

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Death: Jane I. Baker

Jane I. Baker

Hermiston June 9, 1934-Jan. 18, 2017

Jane I. Baker, 82, of Hermiston died Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2017, in Hermiston. She was born June 9, 1934, in Chicago, Ill. A celebration of life service is pending. Burns Mortuary of...

Priscilla ‘Deanne’ Lightle
Priscilla ‘Deanne’ Lightle
Hermiston
October 13, 1924-January 18, 2017
Death: Alvin L. Picard

Alvin L. Picard

Pendleton Feb. 11, 1953-Jan. 18, 2017

Alvin L. Picard, 63, of Pendleton died Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2017, at his home. He was born Feb. 11, 1953. Mass of Christian Burial will be held Monday, Jan. 23 at 10 a.m. at St.

Death: Priscilla ‘Deanne’ Lightle

Priscilla ‘Deanne’ Lightle

Hermiston Oct. 13, 1924-Jan. 18, 2017

Priscilla “Deanne” Lightle, 92, of Hermiston died Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2017, in Hermiston. She was born Oct. 13, 1924, in Ottawa, Kan. A...

UPCOMING SERVICES: Jan. 20-21, 2017

FRIDAY, JAN. 20

No services scheduled

SATURDAY, JAN. 21

MADSEN, DON — Viewing at 9 a.m. followed by a funeral service at 10 a.m. at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 1035 S.E. Ninth St., Hermiston. Burial will...

Death: Vern ‘Punky’ Bronson

Vern “Punky” Bronson

Pendleton April 12, 1960-Jan. 17, 2017

Vern “Punky” Bronson, 56, of Pendleton died Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2017. He was born

April 12, 1960. Dressing services will be held on Friday, Jan. 20...

Garry Waldon Hunt
Klamath Falls
February 21, 1937-January 12, 2017
Death: Dorla F. Christman Hahn

Dorla F. Christman Hahn

Hermiston Oct. 11, 1930-Jan. 17, 2017

Dorla F. Christman Hahn, 86, of Hermiston died Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2017, in Hermiston. She was born Oct. 11, 1930, in San Diego, Calif. A family celebration will be held. Burns...

Death: Dora Herndon

Dora Herndon

Longview, Wash. Nov. 20, 1920-Jan. 17, 2017

Former Milton-Freewater resident Dora Herndon, 96, of Longview, Wash., died Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2017, in Longview. She was born Nov. 20, 1920. Munselle-

Rhodes Funeral Home in...

UPCOMING SERVICES: Jan. 19-20, 2017

THURSDAY, JAN. 19

BROWN, DOREEN — Memorial service at 1 p.m. at Pendleton Pioneer Chapel, Folsom-Bishop, 131 S.E. Byers Ave., Pendleton.

KEATING, THOMAS JR. — Graveside service at 1 p.m. at Olney Cemetery,...

Donald B. Madsen
Donald B. Madsen
La Grande
March 7, 1930-January 15, 2017
Lloyd Gale McNary
Lloyd Gale McNary
Ione
December 10, 1924-December 16, 2016
UPCOMING SERVICES: Jan. 18-19, 2017

WEDNESDAY, JAN. 18

No services scheduled

THURSDAY, JAN. 19

BROWN, DOREEN — Memorial service at 1 p.m. at Pendleton Pioneer Chapel, Folsom-Bishop, 131 S.E. Byers Ave., Pendleton.

KEATING, THOMAS JR. — Graveside...

Death: Billie Lee Earlley

Billie Lee Earlley

Pendleton July 5, 1936-Jan. 15, 2017

Billie Earlley, 80, of Pendleton died Sunday, Jan. 15, 2017, in Walla Walla. She was born July 5, 1936. Burns Mortuary of Pendleton is in charge of arrangements. View the full...

Death: Jeanene Burton Preston

Jeanene Burton Preston

Weiser, Idaho March 13, 1934-Jan. 10, 2017

Former Pilot Rock resident Jeanene Burton Preston, 82, of Weiser, Idaho, died Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2017, at her home. She was born March 13, 1934. Services will be held...

Service: Bruce Reynolds

Bruce Reynolds

Graham, Wash. June 12, 1943-Dec. 2, 2016

Former Pendleton resident Bruce Reynolds, 73, of Graham, Wash., died Friday, Dec. 2, 2016, in Graham. He was born June 12, 1943, in Kingsley, Mich. A celebration of life will be held...

Death: Earl D. Eickstaedt

Earl D. Eickstaedt

Hermiston July 7, 1959-Jan. 12, 2017

Earl D. Eickstaedt, 57, of Hermiston died Thursday, Jan. 12, 2017, at his home. He was born July 7, 1959, in San Diego, Calif. Arrangements are pending with Burns Mortuary of...

Death: Donald B. ‘Don’ Madsen

Donald B. ‘Don’ Madsen

La Grande March 7, 1930-Jan. 15, 2017

Longtime Hermiston resident Donald B. “Don” Madsen, 86, died Sunday, Jan. 15, 2017, in La Grande. He was born March 7, 1930, in Los Angeles, Calif. A...

Jasper Duree McKenzie
Jasper Duree McKenzie
Hermiston
August 28, 2012-December 30, 2016
Timothy J. Heihn
Timothy J. Heihn
Hermiston
January 9, 1949-January 11, 2017
Death: Ronald W. Pierce

Ronald W. Pierce

Fossil Oct. 19, 1943-Jan. 13, 2017

Ronald W. Pierce, 73, of Fossil died Friday, Jan. 13, 2017, at his home. He was born Oct. 19, 1943, in Rapid City, S.D. Arrangements are pending at Sweeney Mortuary of Condon.

Death: Shericle W. Mize

Shericle W. Mize

Heppner Dec. 29, 1948-Jan. 13, 2017

Shericle W. Mize, 68, of Heppner died Friday, Jan. 13, 2017, in Heppner. She was born Dec. 29, 1948, in Klamath Falls. Arrangements are pending at Sweeney Mortuary of Heppner.

Death: Elton Dale Nesselrodt

Elton Dale Nesselrodt

Boise, Idaho Jan. 15, 1960-Dec. 22, 2016

Former area resident Elton Dale Nesselrodt, 56, of Boise, Idaho, died Thursday, Dec. 22, 2016, in Boise. He was born Jan. 15, 1960, in Prairie City. A private memorial service...

Aloha June Rosenberg
Aloha June Rosenberg
Pendleton
June 6, 1928-January 10, 2017
UPCOMING SERVICES: Jan. 17-18, 2017

TUESDAY, JAN. 17

No services scheduled

WEDNESDAY, JAN. 18

No services scheduled

Donald Ward Vescio
Donald Ward Vescio
Pendleton
December 14, 1936-January 14, 2017
Death: Bonita B. Schmidt

Bonita B. Schmidt

Pilot Rock Oct. 15, 1951-Jan. 16, 2017

Bonita B. Schmidt, 65, of Pilot Rock died Monday, Jan. 16, 2017, at a local care facility. She was born Oct. 15, 1951, in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho. Arrangements are being handled...

Death: Judy A. Packard

Judy A. Packard

Umatilla Aug. 6, 1946-Jan. 14, 2017

Judy A. Packard, 70, of Umatilla died Saturday, Jan. 14, 2017, in Hermiston. She was born Aug. 6, 1946, in Enterprise. Private burial will be held. Burns Mortuary of Hermiston is in care...

Death: Charles O. Walling

Charles O. Walling

Hermiston May 23, 1947-Jan. 14, 2017

Charles O. Walling, 69, of Hermiston died Saturday, Jan. 14, 2017, in Hermiston. He was born May 23, 1947, in Stockton, Calif. Arrangements are pending with Burns Mortuary of...

Death: Janice J. ‘Jan’ DeVore

Janice J. ‘Jan’ DeVore

Milton-Freewater March 24, 1942-Dec. 31, 2016

Janice J. “Jan” DeVore, 74, of Milton-Freewater died Saturday, Dec. 31, 2016, in Walla Walla. She was born March 24, 1942, in Carroll, Iowa. A...

Obituaries & Death Notices

UPCOMING SERVICES: Jan. 21-24, 2017

SATURDAY, JAN. 21

MADSEN, DON — Viewing at 9 a.m. followed by a funeral service at 10 a.m. at the Church of Jesus Christ of...

Death: Bobby E. Day Jr.

Bobby E. Day Jr.

Umatilla March 25, 1964-Jan. 18, 2017

Bobby E. Day Jr., 52, of Umatilla died Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2017, at his home.

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