Obituaries for May 2010

Obituary

Donna Elaine Roberts

Donna Elaine Ingram Scheer Roberts was born April 2, 1933, to Millard Lewis Ingram and Helen Cress Ingram in Delano, Calif. She passed away Sept. 26, 2009, and was 76 years of age at the time of her death. Donna ...

Nancy Jessamine Schramm

Nancy Jessamine Schramm, 93, passed away April 23, 2010, at her home in Oregon City, Ore. Born Feb. 19, 1917, to George and Jessamine Ogden, she was raised on an apple orchard in Odell and attended Odell High School, graduating ...

George Cameron Allen

George Cameron Allen was born Oct. 25, 1922, to Charles and Della Cameron Allen in Odell, Ore., and passed away April 25, 2010, at Providence Medical Center in Portland. George remained a life-long resident of Hood River Valley except for ...

Alice Ordway Springer

Alice Ordway Springer was beautiful, generous, kind, adaptable and hardworking. At 89 she died on March 31, 2010, in Vancouver, Wash. She was born Dec. 8, 1920, to Ralph and Eunice Ordway at their home in Lakeshore. Her family had ...

Michael David Hull

Michael David Hull was born in Hood River, Ore., on Nov. 11, 1970, and passed away peacefully in his sleep at home in Las Vegas, Nev., on April 23, 2010, to cardiac arrest. Throughout his short life Michael was a ...

Winston Springer

Winston Springer was a very gregarious, fun-loving and strong-minded individual. He completed his journey on April 6, 2010, with military respect and dignity. He was born Aug. 22, 1918, to William and Catherine Springer in the basement of a church ...

Robert L. Collie

Col. Robert L. Collie, formerly of Corvallis, Ore., and for the past two years a resident of Carson City, Nev., passed away on May 1, 2010, after an adventurous life which began Jan. 2, 1917, on an orchard above Hood ...

Beth Epstein-Danner

Beth Epstein/Danner once admitted that she must feel more love and happiness in a single year than most feel their whole lives. When she died on March 17, 2010, she had experienced 50 lifetimes worth of joy. Born Aug. 10, ...

Jean Mark Nichols

Jean Mark Nichols was born on June 20, 1921, to Mark and Mattie Nichols of Zillah, Wash. He passed away on May 5, 2010, after a long illness. One of five children, Jean enjoyed life on the family’s apple orchard, ...

Florence J. Hammer

Florence J. Hammer, 103, passed away at Anita’s care home in Parkdale, Ore., on May 10, 2010. Florence was born Oct. 7, 1906, in White Sulphur Springs, Mont., to Murray and Ethel Johnston. Florence’s parents were cattle ranchers, living in ...

Dorothy Mae Crisler

Dorothy Mae Crisler passed away May 15, 2010, at the Hood River Care Center. Dorothy was born Nov. 29, 1937, at Pomeroy, Wash., to Arthur L. and Anna H. (Dietzman) Russell. Dorothy moved with her family at a young age ...

Allen George Lane

Allen George Lane was born Aug. 31, 1922, in Bixby, Okla., to Ralph and Trecia (Waldroop) Lane. He was a hard-working man, having been born in the 1920s during the Great Depression on a farm in Oklahoma. He started working ...

Donald Cobb Scott

Donald Cobb Scott was the high school band director in Hood River from 1946-1951. He was a beloved husband, father of three, grandfather of eight and a teacher who brought the love of music to thousands of students all across ...