Obituaries for October 2017

Obituary

Jamie Leigh Esquer

Jamie Leigh Esquer, 58, a resident of Dallas, died Tuesday, Sept. 26, 2017, at her home. She was born on June 4, 1959, in Santa Rosa, Calif., the daughter of James and Katherine Louise Markham Gardner. She was schooled in ...

Nancy Ann Lenon

Nancy Ann Lenon, of Dallas, died on Sept. 12, 2017, at the age of 76. She was born in Elmhurst, Ill., on July 24, 1941, to Anton and Viola (Vetter) Sobolik. Nancy grew up in Elmhurst on Geneva Avenue and ...

Dave Hickman

Dave was born Dec. 11, 1942, in Salem, to Vernon and Margaret Hickman (both deceased). He worked as a management consultant with retail paper industry. Dave is survived by his wife of 49 years, Karen; son Sean (Dawn); daughter Shannon; ...

Jamie Leigh Esquer

Jamie Leigh Esquer, 58, a resident of Dallas, died Tuesday, Sept. 26, 2017, at her home. She was born on June 4, 1959, in Santa Rosa, Calif., the daughter of James and Katherine Louise Markham Gardner. She was schooled in ...

Michael Lee Kroeker

Michael Lee Kroeker, a resident of Dallas, died on Monday, Sept. 25. Mike was born on Dec. 28, 1950, in Dallas, the son of Lee and Verda Kroeker. Mike attended schools in Dallas and graduated from Dallas High School in ...

Jacob Allen Bailey

Jacob Allen Bailey, 24, a resident of Dallas, died Friday, Sept. 22, 2017, as a result of injuries from a car accident. He was born on Sept. 9, 1993, in Salem, the son of Jay Allen and Danette Lynn Buchholz ...

Louise Fink Tilgner Aebi

Louise Fink Tilgner Aebi, 101, a resident of Dallas, died Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2017. She was born on Nov. 16, 1915, the daughter of Arthur Fink Sr. and Louise Zorn while vacationing in Pasadena, Calif. Their home was here in ...

Cecelia Elvria Hutchison

No services scheduled at this time. Arrangements entrusted to Weddle Funeral Services.

Brian LeRoy Meyer

Brian grew up on Storybook Farm in Falls City and graduated from Falls City High School. He was living in Port Angeles, Wash., and working for TLC Construction building logging roads and maintaining the company’s equipment. Brian is survived by ...

Eric C. Jones

A celebration of Eric’s life will be held at a later date. Assisting the family is Virgil T. Golden Funeral Service.

Jacinto Pachuca-Cardona

Jacinto Pachuca-Cardona, 69, of Independence, died Oct. 5, 2017. Farnstrom Mortuary is handling arrangements.

Jeremy Colley

Jeremy Colley, 24, lifelong resident of Dallas, passed away Sept. 15, 2017, in Dallas. Jeremy was preceded in death by his grandfathers Clifford C. Colley, Frank Armstrong, and Lawrence Teal; and aunt Sheila Rae Colley. Jeremy is survived by his ...

Jerris Marie Vaslev

Jerris Marie Vaslev passed away on Sept. 23, 2017. She was born June 21, 1950, to Gerald and Virginia Parrish in McMinnville. Jerris graduated from Newberg High School in 1968. She worked as an insurance agent at Steineff Insurance until ...

Katherine Overstreet

Katherine Overstreet, 84, of Dallas, died Oct. 7, 2017. She is survived by her husband, Stephen H. Overstreet, whom she married on June 14, 1965, in Abeedeen, S.D.; son Stephen Harold Gregory Overstreet, of Sequim, Wash.; and daughter April Ann ...

Ruthanne Gillett

Ruthanne Gillett, 62, a resident of Dallas, passed away with her husband by her side after a year-long battle with liver cancer Friday, Oct. 6, 2017. On Feb. 10, 1973, Ruthanne married the love of her life Marvin Ross. She ...

Wanda Thiessen

Wanda Thiessen, 81, of Dallas, died Oct. 9. Services are pending. Dallas Mortuary Tribute Center is caring for the family.

Nick Richard Jones

“They saw you getting tired, and a cure was not to be. So he put his arms around you and whispered, ‘come with me.’ With tearful eyes we watched you slowly fade away. Although we loved you dearly, we would ...

Wanda Jean Thiessen

Wanda Jean Thiessen passed into the arms of her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Oct. 9, 2017. Wanda was born to William and Nettie Martens on Sept. 29, 1936, in Lustre, Mont. About two years later, the family moved ...

Tamera Laurie Jones

Tamera Laurie Jones, 59, a resident of Keizer, died Saturday, Oct. 7, 2017, at Salem Health Hospital after a 10-month battle with lung cancer. She was born Aug. 7, 1958, in Myrtle Point, the daughter of Brooks and Sandra Wagner ...

Katherine Gregory Overstreet

Katherine Overstreet, 84, of Salem, died Oct. 7, 2017. Katherine was born April 9, 1933, in Oklahoma City. Daughter of Norman H. and Katherine Wilson Gregory, she grew up on several Indian reservations, including Pine Ridge, S.D., as her parents ...

Gale Carruthers

On Oct. 2, 2017, Gale Carruthers left this world to be with Betty, the love of his life, his wife of 54 years, who departed in 2011. Gale leaves three children, nine grandchildren, and 14 great-grandchildren. Gale was born April ...

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