Obituaries for June 2012

Obituary

Brian Edward Taylor

Brian Edward Taylor, of Purdy, Wash., passed away May 26, 2012, in Bremerton, Wash., after a long illness. He was born Dec. 12, 1967, in Everett, Wash., to Carol Taylor (now of Cascade Locks, Ore.) and Edward Taylor (now of ...

Daniel Randolph Paasch Jr.

Daniel Randolph Paasch Jr., 84, passed away May 28, 2012, at Carolyn’s Adult Care in The Dalles, Ore. He was born Aug. 19, 1927, in Knowles, Okla., where he grew up and attended school. He moved to Hood River, Ore., ...

Caroline Wehrman Reed

Caroline (Cary) Wehrman Reed passed away peacefully on May 18, 2012, in Hood River, Ore. She was born in Worden, Ill., on Oct. 27, 1924, to Henry and Augusta (Wiesemann) Kroeger. She was preceded in death by her parents; her ...

Bill Norman Chrisman

Bill Norman Chrisman, of Hood River, Ore., died of cancer June 2, 2012, in Hood River. He was born Sept. 3, 1933, in Yorkville, Ill., to Robert Lotus and Olga Mae (nee Olson) Chrisman. Bill came to Hood River, Ore., ...

Jack Leroy Booth Jr.

Jack Leroy Booth Jr., known throughout his life as Bugs, passed away in Bingen, Wash., on June 7, 2012, at the age of 47. He was born in The Dalles, Ore., on Oct. 28, 1964, to Nola Jean (Payne) and ...

Hayden Wendell Douglas

Hayden Wendell Douglas was born June 17, 2008, in Hood River, Ore., to Kayla Linn (Crank) and Robert James Douglas. He passed away on June 4, 2012, just shy of his 4th birthday, at Doernbecher Children’s Hospital in Portland, Ore. ...

Melvin Laurez Schock

Melvin Laurez Schock, 84, a longtime Hood River resident, went to be with the Lord on June 8, 2012, at his family’s home in Bend, Ore. He was born on June 27, 1927, at the family farmhouse in Payette, Idaho, ...

Rozelle Winston

Rozelle Winston, 79, passed away June 11, 2012, at Ashley Manor in Hood River, Ore. She was born Aug. 5, 1932, in Needmore, N.C., the seventh of 15 children to Verlin and Martha DeHart. She attended school in North Carolina ...

Dorothy May Hunt

Dorothy May Hunt, formerly of Hood River/Odell, Ore., and lately of Anchorage, Alaska, died very peacefully May 3, 2012, of natural causes. She was born March 18, 1923, in Denver, Colo., to William and Violet Mulligan. Dorothy graduated from high ...

Alice Nancy Thelen

Alice Nancy (Ketchison) Thelen passed away of natural causes at the age of 98 on June 16, 2012, in Roseville, Calif. In 1934 Alice and Grant left North Dakota for Hood River, Ore., with their oldest son Boyce and soon-to-be-son ...

James E. Willey

James “Jim” E. Willey, of Pendleton, Ore., passed away June 15, 2012, at the Oregon Veterans Home in The Dalles after a long illness. He was born Jan. 6, 1940, in Hood River, Ore., to Fred W. and Henrietta (Kolterman) ...

Gregory Douglas Hart

Gregory Douglas Hart, 62, of Hood River, Ore., died Monday, June 18, 2012, of bladder cancer at the Hood River Care Center with his family at his side. Greg was born April 15, 1950, in Richland, Wash., to Bobby E. ...

Kenneth D. Hood

Kenneth D. Hood passed away from cancer on June 21, 2012, at his home in Parkdale, Ore., surrounded by family. He was born March 25, 1941, in Hood River, Ore., to Frank M. and Elizabeth (Deming) Hood. After graduating from ...

Todd Thomas Smith

Todd Thomas Smith, 70, of The Dalles, Ore., died June 19, 2012, in Hood River, Ore., surrounded by his family. He was born Nov. 15, 1941, in Waukegan, Ill., the only child of Shilo T. and Corrine Mary (Mooney) Smith. ...

Carrie Ann Hill

Carrie Hill, 36, of Vancouver, Wash., born Jan. 1, 1976, in Springfield, Ore., met untimely death in a vehicular incident on June 22, 2012. Carrie was a longtime resident of Hood River, Ore., where she graduated high school in 1994. ...