Posted: Friday, Sep 16th, 2016
PIRRIE--Col. Robert J. Pirrie (Ret.), of Florence, died Sept. 9, 2016, following a brief illness.
He was born Dec. 3, 1945 to a Scottish immigrant father and American mother in Eugene, Ore.
He graduated from Siuslaw High School and earned a bachelor's degree from the University of Oregon. After graduation, he enlisted in the Air Force and soon became an ...more
Posted: Tuesday, Sep 13th, 2016
CUNNINGHAM--Helen Frances Cunningham passed away quietly at her home in Florence on Sept. 7, 2016.
Helen was born June 4, 1910, in New Britain, Conn., to Adam and Marianne Czarnicki, who had immigrated to the United States from Poland.
Helen was married for 67 years to James, who passed away in 2009.
Helen lived in Florence ...more