Obituaries for September 2015

Obituary

Georgiana Sheirbon

Georgiana Sheirbon, 91, died Aug. 25, 2015, while residing at The Springs at Mill Creek, an assisted living facility in The Dalles, Ore. Georgiana was born Dec. 28, 1923, in Pine Grove, Ore., to Earl A. and Mary E. (Whitecotton) ...

Rex Jerrold Igo

A celebration of life will be held this coming spring, 2016, in Mosier in April when the flowers bloom, for Rex Jerrold (Jerry) Igo, who died on Aug. 28, 2015. He was born April 25, 1929, in Weleetka, Okla. His ...

Mary Elizabeth Odem

Mary Elizabeth Odem of Hood River, Ore., passed away with her family at her side on Aug. 21, 2015. Mary was born on Nov. 11, 1920, the oldest child of James Francis Odem and Eda Brauer Odem. She was valedictorian ...

Virginia Lorene Johnson

Providence Brookside Manor resident Virginia Lorene Johnson passed quietly in Hood River, Ore., on Sept. 4, 2015. Born Dec. 14, 1921, in Vallejo, Calif., to Orvil Levi James and Mary Gabraelin Ione Raborn, she graduated from Fresno High School and ...

Charles George Daley

Charles George Daley passed away Sept. 4, 2015. Charley was born Sept. 3, 1957, in The Dalles, Ore., the third of three children to Gordon and Diana Daley. He lived in Hood River, Ore., nearly all of his life. Charley ...

Ruth W. Arnold

Ruth W. Arnold, 86, peacefully passed away after a full and vibrant life on Sept. 4, 2015, in Kennewick, Wash. She was born Ellen Ruth Wilson on Jan. 12, 1929, to Robert Henry Wilson and Gracie Irene (Hutchinson) in Forgan, ...

Phyllis Powell

Phyllis Niedzweskie Larsen Powell was born Oct. 6, 1928, to Michael and Victoria Niedzweskie in Duncon, Neb., the eldest of five children. Phyllis and her family moved to Hood River, Ore., when she was about 12 years of age. She ...

Nancy Joanne Steele

Nancy Joanne Ward Steele left this earthly home on Wednesday, Sept. 9, 2015, to join her father, brother, granddaughter and other family who have died. She was born in Alaska in 1947 to her loving parents, Mary and Maynard Ward. ...

Edward Sheppard Allen

Edward Sheppard Allen, 95, died Sept. 4, 2015, while residing at Hillside Place, in Lincoln City, Ore. Ed was born Dec. 20, 1919, in Dukes Valley, Ore., the oldest child of Lee and Mary Allen. Ed attended grade school at ...

Lila May Schow

On Saturday, Sept. 12, 2015, Lila May Schow passed away at her home in Hood River, surrounded by her family. She was born July 31, 2010, in Portland, Ore., and moved to Hood River four years ago. Lila May was ...

Carolyn Jean Dexter

Carolyn Jean Dexter, 71, passed away at 9:30 p.m. on Sept. 7, 2015, at Mid-Columbia Medical Center in The Dalles, Ore. She was born in Little Rock, Ark., on March 5, 1944, to Wilson Bryan Graham and Julia Graham. She ...

Edward Sheppard Allen

Edward Sheppard Allen, 95, died Sept. 4, 2015, while residing at Hillside Place, in Lincoln City, Ore. Ed was born Dec. 20, 1919, in Dukes Valley, Ore., the oldest child of Lee and Mary Allen. Ed attended grade school at ...

Dixie Lynn Parker

Dixie Lynn Parker, 59, a resident of The Dalles, Ore., died at home Sept. 14, 2015. Dixie was born June 27, 1956, in Gunnison, Colo., the third of three children to William Henry and Mary Louise (Raymon) Beals. She grew ...

Arne Elmer Udelius

Arne Elmer Udelius passed away Wednesday, Sept. 16, 2015, at Parkhurst Place in Hood River, Ore. Arne was born in Odell, Ore., Dec. 22, 1917, in a family home located on Ehrck Hill Drive. He was the third child [sisters ...

Maybelle Winiferd Warren

Maybelle Warren slipped quietly away Sept. 13, 2015, after 96 years of life. Maybelle Winiferd Sigurdson was born July 12, 1919, in Warrenton, Ore., the second of three daughters to Winnie and Sigurdur. Her dad managed the Warrenton Clam Company ...

Janiece Gillmouthe

Janiece Gillmouthe was born and in raised in Odell, Ore., and lived most of her life there on land her parents purchased in 1925. She was the third of four children born to Eugene and Helene Buckley. She attended school ...

Jason Ryan Muschaweck

Jason Ryan Muschaweck, 24, has left this life. He has a continuation of life with the Lord, a place where all of his dreams and hopes can be fulfilled. A place of no hurt and no sorrow. A place of ...

Carol Marie Conlee

Carol Marie Conlee went to be with the Lord on Sept. 17, 2015, in Moro, Ore. She was born on Aug. 26, 1938, in Portland, Ore., to James and Ruth Donohue. She graduated from Grant High School. In 1956 she ...

William W. Lyons

William W. (Bill) Lyons, 80, loving husband, father and grandfather, died Sept. 21, 2015, in Portland, Ore., from complications of pancreatic cancer. Bill was born Jan. 3, 1935, and raised in Lansing, Michigan. He attended St. Mary’s High School, where ...

Robert John Nippolt

Robert J. Nippolt, 85, a former airline pilot, orchardist, U.S. Marine and Air National Guardsman, died on Sunday evening, Sept. 20, 2015, at his home in Hood River, Ore. The cause was cancer, which he battled with his characteristic determination ...

Robert Daniel Nash

Robert Daniel Nash, 50, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 23, 2015, at his home in Hood River, Ore. Robert was born Dec. 4, 1964, at the Hood River Memorial Hospital to David and Patsy Nash. He loved to call me Mother! ...