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Beverly MacDougall

Posted: Tuesday, Jul 28th, 2015
MACDOUGALL--Beverly MacDougall, 86, of Veneta, Ore., passed away June 27, 2015, at Sacred Heart River Bend Hospital in Springfield, Ore., of complications from surgery.
Beverly Neet was born on June 18, 1929 in Portland, Ore., during The Great Depression. She moved to California in 1946 with her mother and sister and, after graduating from high school in Gilroy, Calif.,
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Duane Van Devender

Posted: Tuesday, Jul 28th, 2015
VAN DEVENDER--Duane Van Devender, 89, born to George and Eva Van De-vender, May 8, 1925, in Cable, Wis., passed away near family Nov. 30, 2014, in Eu-gene, Ore.
Rose Van Devender, 84, born Aug. 26, 1930, to Ralph and Edith Eves in Walton, Ore., passed away May 13, 2015, in Eugene, Ore., also near family.
Duane moved with his
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Patricia Lela Dale

Posted: Tuesday, Jul 28th, 2015
DALE--Patricia Lela Dale, 91, of Florence, passed away July 24, 2015, after a short illness.
She was born in Centralia, Wash., on July 19, 1924, to Lela Lawrence Bradley and Chester I. Bradley.
She attended Reed College in Portland, Ore., and graduated from the University of Oregon Medical School, School of Nursing, as a registered nurse in 1946. She worked
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George Edward Park, Sr.

Modified: Tuesday, Jul 28th, 2015
PARK--George Edward Park, Sr., 76, loving husband, father and grandfather, passed away peacefully with his family by his side July 24, 2015.
George was born April 24, 1940, and was raised in Austin, Texas. He joined the U.S. Air Force, where he served for six years, then settled in northern California, working for Pacific Gas and Electric.
He was president
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Alice Maxine (Chambers) Hughes

Posted: Tuesday, Jul 28th, 2015
HUGHES--Alice Maxine (Chambers) Hughes, 92, of Florence, passed away July 19, 2015.
Alice, usually called Maxine, was born to Abe and Harriett Chambers while they resided in the Veneta and Elmira areas.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her brothers, Charles, Roy and Leonard; and sisters Creta Fuller and Lenora Getchell. Her husband, Henry, passed away in
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Minister Marvin O. Aultman

Posted: Tuesday, Jul 28th, 2015
AULTMAN--Minister Marvin O. Aultman, 81, of Florence, passed away in his sleep July 16, 2015.
Marvin was born Feb. 16, 1934, in Lake Providence, La.
He is survived by his loving wife of 63 years, three sons, one daughter, seven granddaughters and two grandsons.
Private cremational rites were held through Burns's Riverside Chapel Florence Funeral Home.
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Elizabeth Larue Mobley

Posted: Tuesday, Jul 28th, 2015
MOBLEY--As mentioned in Saturday's paper, Elizabeth Larue Mobley passed away due to complications with cancer July 21, 2015.
The Mobley family will be hosting a non-potluck public celebration of her life at Driftwood Shores Resort and Conference Center on Sat-urday, Aug. 1, at 2 p.m.
Burns's Riverside Chapel Florence Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
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Dennis J. Ryan

Posted: Friday, Jul 24th, 2015
RYAN--Dennis J. Ryan, 72, of Florence, passed away July 19, 2015.
At his request, private
cremational rites were held through Burns's Riverside Chapel Florence Funeral Home.
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Alice Maxine Hughes

Posted: Friday, Jul 24th, 2015
HUGHES--Alice Maxine Hughes, 92, of Shelton,
Wash., and formerly of Florence, passed away July 19, 2015.
Arrangements are being held through Burns's Riverside Chapel Florence Funeral Home.
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Cleo Alice Cockman

Posted: Friday, Jul 24th, 2015
COCKMAN--Cleo Alice Cockman, 72, of Swisshome, passed away July 18, 2015, at Sacred Heart Medical Center at RiverBend in Springfield, Ore., due to complications from an illness.
Cleo is survived by her husband, Witte Cockman; her father, Stan Cluff; her son, Stanley Cockman; her daughter, Christean Perkins; two grandchildren and one great-granddaughter.
She was preceded in death by her mother,
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Zachary James Triplett

Posted: Friday, Jul 24th, 2015
TRIPPLETT--Zachary James Triplett, 18, passed away unexpectedly July 12, 2015, of injuries sustained as a passenger in a motor vehicle accident.
Zack was born in Richardson, Texas, on Oct. 3, 1996, to Sandee R. Gallimore and Willie L. Triplett, Jr.
He lived in Texas for the
first six years of his life and then moved to Oregon to be
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Elizabeth “Liz” Larue Mobley

Posted: Friday, Jul 24th, 2015
MOBLEY--Elizabeth "Liz" Larue Mobley, 55, passed away in the early morning of Tues-day, July 21, 2015, losing her three-month battle with cancer.
Born on July 1, 1960, to parents Lois and Chester "Chet" Hostick in Ontario, Ore., she was the youngest of the six Hostick children and spent most of her youth and adult life in the Florence area.
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Duane Van Devender

Posted: Friday, Jul 24th, 2015
VAN DEVENDER--Duane Van Devender, 89, born to George and Eva Van De-vender, May 8, 1925, in Cable, Wis., passed away near family Nov. 30, 2014, in Eugene, Ore.
Rose Van Devender, 84, born Aug. 26, 1930, to Ralph and Edith Eves in Walton, Ore., passed away May 13, 2015, in Eugene, Ore., also near family.
Duane moved with his
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Don Philo Farnsworth

Posted: Tuesday, Jul 21st, 2015
FARNSWORTH--Don Philo Farnsworth passed away peacefully at his home in Florence, Ore., on July 18, 2015, surrounded by family and friends.
He was born April 5, 1931, in Salt Lake City, Utah, to Philo T. Farnsworth and Agnes Bingham Farnsworth.
He spent his youth in Salt Lake and then served in the U.S. Army, where he spent
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Vonda Ellen Brandt

Posted: Tuesday, Jul 21st, 2015
BRANDT--Vonda Ellen Brandt, 79, passed away peacefully in her sleep on Sunday, July 12, 2015, in Bend, Ore.
Vonda was born in Adrian, Mo., on Sept. 20, 1935, to Ted and Gertrude Van Benthusen.
She was the fourth of six girls.
Her dad was a farmer who kept trying for a boy. Vonda ended up
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Royal Clifford Groshong

Posted: Tuesday, Jul 21st, 2015
GROSHONG--Royal Clifford Groshong, 88, of Florence passed away July 8, 2015.
He was born Dec. 4, 1926, in Holley to Elmer Ray and Mary Ann (Conner) Groshong.
He served in the U.S. Navy during World War II from 1944 to 1946.
He was a Seaman First Class on the USS North Carolina BB-55 and earned four medals.
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Vina M. Reavis

Posted: Tuesday, Jul 21st, 2015
REAVIS--Vina M. Reavis passed away July 7, 2015, at age 98.
Vina was born March 19, 1917, in Claber, Wash., to William and Dixie Smith. She had nine siblings.
The family moved to Oregon when she was 1 month old. They settled on Bell Creek and Vina attended grade school at the Five Mile School and high school
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Edith Lynch

Posted: Friday, Jul 17th, 2015
LYNCH--Edith Lynch, 97, of Florence, passed away peacefully on July 13, 2015. She was born April 22, 1918, in Italy and migrated to the United States with her family through Ellis Island when she was 9 years old.
Edith spent many years in Trinidad and the Denver, Colo., area. She worked at various secretarial positions, and loved cooking and reading.
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