Obituaries for June 2016

Obituary

Nathan Steinbock

Hood River

Nathan “Jay Jay” Steinbock passed away on May 30, 2016, at Providence Hood River Memorial Hospital. He was 65 at the time of his passing. Jay Jay was born in Salam, Ore., on June 9, 1950, and eventually moved to ...

Betty Jane Hearn Aplin

Betty Jane Hearn Aplin passed away on May 14, 2016. A service was held May 21 at Grace Baptist Church in White Salmon. Betty was born in Stafford, Kan., on April 20, 1933, to Russell and Lola Hearn. The family ...

Jose Andres Zaragoza

Hood River

Jose Andres Zaragoza passed away in his home in Hood River, Ore., on June 6, 2016, at the age of 95. He was surrounded by his daughter, Maria Luisa Magaña and spouse, Lina Zaragoza Alvarado and many, many family members. ...

Anne Rue Vance

Anne Rue Vance (née Freeman), age 84, died Sunday, April 24, 2016, in the company of her children at Kaiser Hospital in Clackamas, Ore. Born Sept. 29, 1931 in Fluvanna, Texas, to Robert Lee Freeman and Leola Freeman (née Hughes), ...

Betty Joyce Akiyama

Hood River, Ore.

Betty Joyce Akiyama (nee Dyksterhuis) of Hood River, Ore., passed away peacefully and surrounded by family on Monday, June 6, 2016, two days after celebrating her 60th wedding anniversary. Betty was born on July 25, 1931, in Hartman, Colo., the ...

Blanche Edyth Bausch

Hood River, Ore.

Blanche Edyth (Babe) Bausch, 75, passed away June 11, 2016, at Providence Portland Medical Center in Portland, Ore. Blanche was born Jan. 11, 1941, to John and Lydia (Beard) Hickman in Nyssa, Ore. She, her brother Charles and sister Peggy ...

Margaret Cooper Annala

Hood River, Ore.

Margaret Cooper Annala and her twin Maybelle Cooper Young were born June 8, 1915, in Hood River Ore. Her parents, Arthur Berry Cooper and Maude Pearl (nee Douglas) Cooper, lived and worked in the valley for much of their lives. ...

Naomi E. Foster

Hood River, Ore.

Naomi E. (Wyatt) Foster, long time Hood River resident, died June 9, 2016, three months before her 99th birthday. Naomi, the fourth of five children, was born Sept. 9, 1917, in Grandview, Tenn., to Frank B. Wyatt, a Methodist pastor ...

Ida Ruth Jackson Hatch

Hood River

Ida Ruth Jackson Hatch passed away June 22, 2016, surrounded by family at her home in Hood River, Ore. She was 75 at the time of her passing. Ida was born Sept. 16, 1940, to Floyd James and Phyllis Swensen ...

Clifton Tyler Hendershot

Parkdale, Ore.

Clifton Tyler Hendershot (Tye), 51, of Parkdale, Ore., left this life June 2, 2016, at Providence Hospital in Hood River, Ore. Tye was born Nov. 6, 1964, at Hood River Memorial Hospital to Loren Emerson Hendershot and Joyce Elfretta Hayworth-Hendershot ...

Dorothy Ellen McPherren

Dorothy Ellen McPherren passed away June 23, 2016, in Newburg, Ore. She was born to Robert and Mattie Lee on Feb. 3, 1924, in Hood River, Ore. She was one of the first babies born in Hood River Memorial Hospital. ...

Victoria Mae Long

Hood River, Ore.

Victoria Mae Long died peacefully at her home on Eastside Road in Hood River, Ore., at 83 years of age on June 23, 2016. She was born on Feb. 3, 1933, in Lindsay, Okla., to Alvin Lee and Nettie Jane ...