Obituaries for August 2017

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Junior Fischer

Junior Fischer, 84, of Falls City, died on July 16 at Salem Hospital. He was born on Feb. 3, 1933, in Vernon Center, Minn., to Max and Martha Fischer. He married Mary Woodruff on Aug. 10, 1953, in Tremonton, Utah. ...

Teddy Thommen

Teddy “Ted” Allen Thommen, 65, of Falls City, passed away Thursday, July 27, 2017, at his home. A celebration of life service will be held at 1 p.m., Saturday, Aug. 5, at Grace Baptist Church, 1855 E. Ellendale, Dallas, 97338. ...

Renamae Johnson

Renamae Johnson, 98, of French Gulch and Independence, passed away July 6, 2017. She was preceded in death by her husband, Russell Johnson. Renamae is survived by her children, Roger Johnson, Rita O’Neil, and Royal Johnson. Her family will have ...

Cherlyn Lewis

Celebration of life 3 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 5, at Dallas City Park. Dallas Mortuary Tribute Center is caring for the family.

Ruth Louise Strand

Ruth Louise Strand, 91, of Monmouth, died on July 25. Ruth was born in Gypsum, Colo., to Lawrence and Helen Steinhoff, and spent most of her childhood in Denver and Fort Collins, Colo. She was preceded in death by two ...

Violet Mae Bowden

Violet Mae Bowden, 90, of Dallas, died July 30 in the Salem Hospital. She was born on March 25, 1927. Viewing will be from 1 to 5 p.m. on Aug. 6 in the Dallas Mortuary Tribute Center. Funeral services will ...

Gloria and Gerald Bennett

Gloria Nadine (Davison) Bennett Jan. 5, 1947 - Aug. 2, 2017 Gloria Nadine (Davison) Bennett, daughter of Alpha L. and Mary E. (Garber) Davison, was born at home near Westphalia, Kansas on January 5, 1947 and departed this life for ...

Levi Floyd Thiessen

Levi Floyd Thiessen, of Dallas, 92, went home to be with his Savior on July 24, in Dallas. He was born in Ogallala, Neb., on Aug. 23, 1924, to Jacob T. and Elizabeth (Fast) Thiessen. He was the first of ...

Donald Karl Hallauer Jr.

Donald “Don” Karl Hallauer Jr., 88, a resident of Dallas, formerly of Salem and Akron, Ohio, died Saturday, July 29, at home. He was born in Akron on April 22, 1929, the son of Donald Karl Hallauer Sr. and Mary ...

Beulah Schrepel Hindes

Beulah Schrepel Hindes, a longtime resident of Dallas, died Aug. 1, in Yakima, Wash. Although she was 95, she was only old for two weeks. Beulah was the daughter of George W. Schrepel and Ethyl Russ Schrepel, and was born ...

Rosella Wall

Rosella Wall, 95, died on Aug. 6. Services are pending and will be announced shortly. Dallas Mortuary Tribute Center handled arrangements.

Betty Pyeatt

Betty was born in Dallas on Feb. 8, 1933, to Walter and Alpha Craven. She had two youn-ger brothers, Bob, of Dallas, and Joe, of The Dalles. She grew up there and graduated from Dallas High School in 1951. She ...

Kent Crawford

Private family service. Dallas Mortuary Tribute Center handled arrangements. To leave an online tribute: www.dallastribute.com.

Maggie McCaffrey

Maggie McCaffrey, 76, of Monmouth, died on Jan. 17. A remembrance day will be held from 2 to 5 p.m. on Sunday at the Buena Vista House Café & Lodging.

Ruby Lucille Thomas

Ruby Lucille Thomas Oct. 11, 1916 – July 26, 2017 Wednesday, July 26, 2017, Ruby Lucille Thomas passed away at the age of 100. Ruby was born Oct. 11, 1916, near Abilene, Kansas. She was the third of five children ...

Kelly William Cape

A celebration of life is being planned at Life Center Four Square Church, Independence. Farnstrom Mortuary handled arrangements. To leave an online tribute: FarnstromMortuary.com.

Loren Donald Lange

Loren Lange, devoted husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather, was born in Tacoma, Wash., and grew up in Dallas, where he graduated from high school in 1949. He attended BIOLA in Los Angeles for two years (1949-1951), and attended Linfield College ...

David Allen Duncan

David Duncan was born in 1938. He lived a full and happy life. He was married on Valentine’s Day, 1959 when he was 20 years old to his beautiful 16-year-old bride Karen. He served in the United States Coast Guard ...

David Allen Duncan

David Duncan was born in 1938. He lived a full and happy life. He was married on Valentine’s Day, 1959, when he was 20 years old to his beautiful 16-year-old bride, Karen. He served in the United States Coast Guard ...

David William Foster

David William Foster passed away on July 12 at the age of 77. David had a home in a wonderful neighborhood in Dallas. For the past six months, he had been living with his eldest son in Milwaukie. David was ...

Peter J. Padilla

Peter J. Padilla, a resident of Dallas, died on Aug. 7. Peter was born on April 24, 1957, in San Jose, Calif., the son of Levi Manuel Padilla Sr. and Nadine Evelyn Padilla. At the age of 5, the family ...

Kelly William Cape

Kelly William Cape was born on July 2, 1949, in Lynwood, Calif., to George and Rena Cape. He passed away in Independence at the age of 68. During the Vietnam conflict, he served in U.S. Army, graduating from Aviation School ...

Martin Joseph Zimmerman

Martin Joseph Zimmerman died Aug. 16, 2017, at Tokarski House in West Salem of complications from Parkinson’s Disease. He was 85. Martin was born in McMinnville on Oct. 26, 1931, to Edward and Cecil Zimmerman, the youngest of six children. ...

Rosella Hiebert Wall

Rosella Hiebert Wall went to meet her savior on Aug. 6, 2017, at the age of 95. She was born on Feb. 14, 1922, along with her twin sister, Viola, in Aberdeen, Idaho, to John N. Hiebert and Sarah Martens ...

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