Obituaries for October 2015

Obituary

Ronald R. DeWilde

Ronald R. DeWilde, 73, of North Bonneville, Wash., died Sept. 28, 2015, in White Salmon, Wash. He was born Aug. 13, 1942, in White Salmon, Wash., to George and Margaret DeWilde. Ron attended school in White Salmon and served in ...

Clarence Gustave Hoffmann Jr.

It is with great sadness that the family of Larry Hoffmann announces his passing. Clarence (Larry) Gustave Hoffmann Jr. was born Nov. 23, 1942, to Clarence Gustave Hoffmann Sr. and Lois Hoffmann in St Louis, Mo. Larry passed away on ...

Betty Williams

Betty Williams, 93, of Coos Bay, Ore., passed away on Sept. 29, 2015. She was born June 25, 1922, in Ostrander, Wash., to Walter and Laura Duddles. Betty grew up, married, and had her children in the Hood River, Ore., ...

Carrie Mae Hull

Carrie Mae (Curtis) Hull, 81, of Goodyear, Ariz., passed away Sept. 28, 2015. Carrie was born Aug. 9, 1934, in Raleigh, Miss., to Elmer and Essie (Sullivan) Curtis. She transferred with her company Control Data, from the South around the ...

Clarence Gustave Hoffman Jr.

In remembrance of Larry (Clarence Gustave) Hoffmann Jr., born Nov. 23, 1942; died Sept. 28, 2015: Larry married Carol Meeks on March 21, 1970; it was the day of their first date and the first day of spring. The 45-or-more-year ...

Ruth Delores Sorensen

On Oct. 8, 2015, at 8 a.m., a wonderful wife and mother, Ruth Delores Sorensen, died in Hood River, Ore., at her home. She was a product of the Depression, strong and resilient. Her hometown was small, Elkader, Iowa, on ...

Maria Floria Hurtt

Maria Floria Panciera Hurtt (Mary) was born July 2, 1918, in Los Angeles, Calif., child of opera singers Eva Vergara and Alejandro Panciera of Guadalajara, Mexico, who had fled to the United States to escape the Mexican civil war. Her ...

Nadine Addison

Nadine Addison, 92, of Gresham, Ore., passed away peacefully on Oct. 5, 2015, with family and friends by her side. Nadine was born on April 16, 1923, in California, Mo., to Charley and Lena (Borghardt) Inglish. Her fondest memories were ...

Betty Jean Carrithers

Betty Jean (Heuett) Carrithers, of Hood River, Ore., passed away Thursday, Oct. 8, 2015. She was surrounded by family members and members of her adopted family, the wonderful staff of Parkhurst Place, the assisted living facility she has called home ...

Paul Anthony Dezurick

Paul Anthony Dezurick passed away Saturday, Oct. 10, 2015, at Providence Hood River Memorial Hospital. Paul was born May 2, 1942, in Portland, Ore., to Clarence “Bud” Dezurick and Dena Dezurick (Doneff). Paul moved with his parents and brother to ...

Ira Lee Gibbons

Ira Lee Gibbons, the second of six children born to Orval and Cora Drennan Gibbons, was born in Picher, Ottawa County, Okla., on March 7, 1930. He passed away at his home in Jakarta, Indonesia, on July 21, 2015. The ...

Kayla Hobson Johnson

Kayla Hobson Johnson changed her residency to Heaven on Oct. 15, 2015, on her 60th birthday, after a valiant battle against colon cancer. She passed away surrounded by her loving family. She was married to the late Chief John Burneil ...

Roy Calvin Crouch

Roy Calvin Crouch, 91, died peacefully with his immediate family in attendance Saturday, Oct. 17, 2015, at his home in Hood River, Ore. No services are planned at this time. Roy was born in Fort Dodge, Iowa, May 21, 1924, ...

Barbara Nelson Walters

Barbara Nelson Walters passed peacefully on Oct. 9, 2015, in the medical center in Redmond, Ore., after her COPD could no longer be managed. Barbara was born June 21, 1952, in Astoria, Ore., to Alfred and Martha Nelson. She attended ...

Erlene Louise Veverka

Erlene Louise Fullington Veverka, 81, of Prairie City, passed away on Wednesday, Oct. 14, 2015, at Taylor House in Des Moines, Iowa. The daughter of Myron Scott and Mildred Eliza (Dikeman) Fullington, Erlene was born Dec. 7, 1933, in Hood ...

April Lyn Cornwell

April Lyn “Angel” Cornwell passed away Oct. 16, 2015. She was born March 25, 1965. Angel called Hood River, Ore., her home with Don Boekhoff on the farm at 1220 Alameda. There will be a celebration of life starting Saturday ...

Robert Rosenburg

Robert (Bob) Rosenburg passed away in Providence Hood River Memorial Hospital on Oct. 27, 2015, from complications attributed to cancer. He was born on Jan. 9, 1930, in San Jose, Calif., to Sven and Dagmar (Groth) Rosenburg. As a young ...