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Beverly L. Calhoun

Posted: Friday, Sep 19th, 2014
CALHOUN--Beverly L. Calhoun, 87, of Florence, passed away Sept. 12, 2014.
A funeral service will be held on Monday, Sept. 22, at Burns's Riverside Chapel Florence Funeral Home, beginning at 11 a.m.
Interment will be held at Pacific Sunset Cemetery.

Rose Marie Shelley

Posted: Friday, Sep 19th, 2014
SHELLEY--Rose Marie Shelley, 90, of Fresno, Calif., formerly of Florence, passed away July 30, 2014.
Rose was born May 14, 1924, in Julesburg, Co., and moved to Eugene while in high school.
She married Jean M. Shelly on Aug. 3, 1941, and she helped in ministries in Oregon, Idaho and California.
In 1970, they moved to Florence,

Dewayne Arthur Meridith

Posted: Friday, Sep 19th, 2014
MERIDITH--Dewayne Arthur Meridith, 48, of Florence, was accidentally killed Monday, Sept. 8, 2014, after being without his much-needed medication for three days. While agitated and disoriented, he accidentally ran out in front of a moving vehicle and was struck. Dewayne died on the scene.
He was born May 22, 1966, at Sacred Heart Hospital and grew up in the Springfield

Patricia Louise Brawand

Posted: Friday, Sep 19th, 2014
BRAWAND--Patricia Louise Brawand passed away Sept. 13, 2014.
She was born Nov. 4, 1932, in Portland, Ore. She was a longtime resident of Florence. She enjoyed quilting, swimming, bowling and homemaking.
She is survived by her four children: Francine McGraw, Denise Barnes, Colleen Parker and Kellie Bruce.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Franklin Brawand; and grandsons Adrian

Patricia “Pat” Kay Branson

Posted: Friday, Sep 12th, 2014
BRANSON--Patricia "Pat" Kay Branson, 63, of Florence, died at home, with her family by her side, Sept. 7, 2014.
She was born in Helena, Mont., on Jan. 4, 1951, to Lee and Helen Mitchell. Her younger years were spent in Billings, Mont., where her dad owned a market.
In 1969, Pat married her high school sweetheart Jerry Branson. Pat moved

Linda Lee (Cope) Duling

Posted: Friday, Sep 12th, 2014
DULING--Linda Lee (Cope) Duling, 67, a resident of the Forest Grove community and formerly of Mapleton, passed away in her home on Thursday, July 31, 2014.
Linda was born May 15, 1947, in Spokane, Wash., and grew up in Mapleton. She graduated from Mapleton High School in 1965 and then went on to Western Business College in Portland.

Patricia K. Branson

Posted: Tuesday, Sep 9th, 2014
BRANSON--Patricia K. Branson, 63, of Florence, passed away Sept. 7, 2014.
Burns's Riverside Chapel Florence Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Forrest "Gene" Large

Posted: Tuesday, Sep 9th, 2014
LARGE--Forrest "Gene" Large, 83, of Florence, went home to be with his Lord on Aug. 2, 2014, following complications from a fall.
He was born Sept. 21, 1930, in Hillsboro, Ore., to Webster and Alice Large.
In the sixth grade, his family moved to Florence, where he attended the North Fork Portage Grade School. He graduated from Siuslaw High School

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