Obituaries for July 2010

Obituary

Gladys B. Marshall

Gladys B. Marshall went home to be with the Lord on June 27, 2010. She was comforted by her children and grandchildren during the day of her passing. Although her elegance and beautiful smile will be missed every day here ...

LaVerne Lincoln Stubbs

LaVerne Lincoln Stubbs, 95, passed away June 19, 2010, at his home in Cascade Locks, Ore. LaVerne was born Feb. 12, 1915. LaVerne was born one of 13 children and was raised in Little Rock, Wash., the son of J.M. ...

Jean Helen Gerke

Jean Helen (Jones) Gerke, of Prineville, Ore., died on July 2, 2010, at the age of 88. Jean was born March 15, 1922, in Prineville, Ore., to Ivan A. and Clara Marie (Burgy) Jones. She graduated from Crook County High ...

Richard Arlen Petzold

Richard Arlen Petzold was born March 29, 1929, in Hood River, Ore. He lived in many different places, but his heart was in Hood River, where he played high school football. He died July 2, 2010, at his home in ...

Alvie Cunningham

Alvie “Joe” Cunningham, 70, of Hood River, Ore., fell asleep in the peace of our Lord Jesus Christ July 1, 2010, with family by his side. He was born Jan. 23, 1940. A loving and devoted father, Alvie enjoyed attending ...

Lee Jenkins

On July 2, 2010, Lee Jenkins left this life. In his 65 years he worked hard and traveled and explored extensively. He made friends everywhere he went. He did more than just create a comfortable and homey bed and breakfast; ...

Judith Kathleen Lambert

Judith “Judy” Kathleen (Lage) Lambert passed away July 7, 2010, at her home in the Pine Grove area of Hood River, Ore. Judy was born May 31, 1940, in Hood River to Riddell and Athalie (Miller) Lage. She grew up ...

Terry Dee Andresen

Terry Dee Andresen passed away at his home in Parkdale, Ore., with his family by his side on July 7, 2010. He was born Sept. 28, 1944. Terry grew up in Odell, Ore. Terry always felt very fortunate to have ...

Nancy JoAnne Blann

Nancy JoAnne Blann (Hague) born July 28, 1932, to Harold and Olga Hague passed away peacefully in her sleep on June 7, 2010. She is survived by her husband, Edward; her children, Debbi, Steven, Terry and Pat; her daughters-in-law, Candy ...

MC Smith

MC Smith, of Parkdale, Ore., passed peacefully to his eternal home July 8, 2010. He was born Feb. 8, 1925, in Blair, Okla., to Mildred Dollins Smith and Allie Lee Smith. He had one sister, Irene Owens, and two brothers, ...

Sharon Mae Harmsen

Born in Libby, Mont., on Aug. 30, 1929, to Gwendolen and Sprague Stevens, Sharon Mae Stevens Dilkes Harmsen grew up in Boise, Idaho, with brother Sprague and sister Carol. She graduated from Boise High School in 1947, excelling in music ...

Martha Jeanne Morse

Martha Jeanne Morse, of Hood River, Ore., passed away, July 10, 2010, just shy of her 90th birthday. She was born July 21, 1920, in Cleveland, Ohio, to Warren Kellogg and Helen Elizabeth (McAndrew) Leunn. She had four sisters, Helen, ...

Leon McNeill

Leon “Whitie” McNeill passed away July 12, 2010, at the age of 88. He was born in Armona, Calif., on June 13, 1922, to James and Jessie McNeill. Leon grew up in California. He later married Ina Bell Brown and ...

Misako Dorothy Takasumi

Misako Takasumi, of Hood River, Ore., passed away at her home on May 26, 2010. Born Misako Dorothy Shigihara Sept. 5, 1916, in Seattle, Wash., she spent 70 of her 93 years in her beloved Hood River Valley with a ...

Kathryn Simmons Crippen

Our cherished mother, Kathryn Simmons Crippen, age 84, passed away in Ann Arbor, Mich., on Wednesday, July 14, 2010, surrounded by her loving family. She was born Kathryn Mae Simmons in Romeo, Mich., (Bruce Twp.) to Matilda Coppersmith and John ...

Shirley T. Keran

At age 77 and surrounded by loved ones, Shirley T. Keran gave a final wink goodbye on July 14, 2010, in Ariel, Wash., and is preceded in death by her parents, Carl and Gertrude Orth, her brother, Chuck, and her ...

Margaret Daniels Smith

Margaret Daniels Smith, 72, passed away at her home in Newberg, Ore., on July 5, 2010. Born in Hartford, Conn., on March 21, 1938, to Gibson and Olinda Peterson Daniels, in July 2009 she was diagnosed with acute myeloid leukemia. ...

Judith Ann Lyda

Judith “Judy” Ann Lyda passed away July 15, 2010, at her home in The Dalles, Ore. A graveside service will be held July 27 at 2 p.m. at the Pine Grove Butte Cemetery. Services will be led by Judy’s family ...

Joan Pamela Pratt

Joan Pamela Logan was born Aug. 25, 1945, in Hood River, Ore., to Floyd Douglas Logan and Betty Lou Madeleine (Allegre) Logan. Joan grew up in Springfield, Ore., where she attended Springfield High School and the University of Oregon. Joan ...

Edward Filmore Crippen

A child of the Depression, veteran of World War II and a member of the “Greatest Generation,” in the truest sense, Edward Filmore Crippen, M.D., passed away in Ann Arbor, Mich., Nov. 13, 2009, in the company of his beloved ...

Adelaide Bailey

Adelaide (Zweifel) Bailey died on July 25, 2010. She was born Oct. 19, 1919, on the Zweifel family farm near Summerville, Ore., to Joseph E. Zweifel and Lily (Conrad) Zweifel. She graduated from La Grande High School in 1937 and ...

Mary Louise Buckley

Mary Louise Buckley passed away July 18, 2010, at Portland Providence Medical Center at the age of 82. Mary was born in Tennessee to Bruce and Pauline (Brown) Knowling on Aug. 3, 1927. On Feb. 6, 1954, she married Claude ...

Sharon Kay Pendergrass

Our loving mother, Sharon Kay Pendergrass, passed away July 22, 2010, surrounded by her children. She was born June 12, 1943, in Hood River, Ore. She married Charles Pendergrass Dec. 16, 1959; they later divorced. She is survived by her ...

Rebecah Jean Olmstead

Rebecah Jean Olmstead was born April 22, 1964, in Mt. View, Calif., to Delores Jean (Lenaburg) and Julius Donald “Don” Olmstead. She passed away in Portland, Ore., July 24, 2010, at the age of 46. Rebecah graduated from Mt. View ...

Margaret Lorraine Fitzgerald

Margaret “Peggy” Fitzgerald, 89, of White Salmon, Wash., died on July 24, 2010, at home. Born Margaret Lorraine Thomas on Aug. 5, 1920, in Gilroy, Calif., she was the daughter of the late James Edward Thomas and the late Evelyn ...

Floyd Cochran

Floyd Cochran passed away July 22, 2010, at his home in Parkdale, Ore., with family by his side. Floyd was born Aug. 4, 1934, in Bryson City, N.C., to Harley and Una (Ray) Cochran. He lived in North Carolina until ...