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Death: Ramon ‘Ray’ Juarez

Ramon ‘Ray’ Juarez

Irrigon April 5, 1922-April 24, 2017

Ramon “Ray” Juarez, 95, of Irrigon died Monday, April 24, 2017, in Richland, Wash. He was born April 5, 1922, in Big Wells, Texas. Arrangements are pending...

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Meghan C. Rahm
Meghan C. Rahm
Umatilla
February 27, 1975-April 20, 2017
Violet Mae Abercrombie
Violet Mae Abercrombie
Hermiston
February 13, 1931-April 13, 2017
Robert L. ‘Bob’ Miller
Robert L. ‘Bob’ Miller
Hermiston
April 18, 2017
Walter J. Frederiks
Walter J. Frederiks
Roseburg
November 18, 1943-March 18, 2017
Death: Ralph B. Cota

Ralph B. Cota

Boardman Feb. 6, 1958-April 16, 2017

Ralph B. Cota, 59, of Boardman died Sunday, April 16, 2017, at his home. He was born Feb. 6, 1958, in Casa Grande, Ariz. A celebration of life service will be held Thursday, April 20 at 5...

Death: Clark R. Moore

Clark R. Moore

Hermiston Aug. 7, 1940-April 16, 2017

Clark R. Moore, 76, of Hermiston died Sunday, April 16, 2017, in Hermiston. He was born Aug. 7, 1940, in Miles City, Mont. A graveside service will be held Saturday, April 22 at 3 p.m.

Death: Jeannette Elaine Fischer

Jeannette Elaine Fischer

Hermiston Jan. 24, 1931-April 13, 2017

Longtime St. Helens resident Jeannette Elaine Fischer, 86, of Hermiston died Thursday, April 13, 2017, in Hermiston. She was born Jan. 24, 1931, in Marinette, Wis. A Mass of...

Death: Don W. Culp Sr.

Don W. Culp Sr.

Echo Oct. 10, 1947-Apil 14, 2017

Longtime Echo resident Don W. Culp Sr., 69, died Friday, April 14, 2017, in Kennewick, Wash. He was born Oct. 10, 1947, in Walla Walla. A private family gathering will be held. Burns...

Death: Violet Mae Abercrombie

Violet Mae Abercrombie

Hermiston Feb. 13, 1931-April 13, 2017

Violet Mae Abercrombie, 86, of Hermiston died Thursday, April 13, 2017, at her home. She was born Feb. 13, 1931, in Blackfoot, Idaho. A funeral service will be held Wednesday,...

Death: Billy N. Fender

Billy N. Fender

Hermiston April 4, 1936-April 7, 2017

Billy N. Fender, 81, of Hermiston died Friday, April 7, 2017, in Hermiston. He was born April 4, 1936, in Flag Pond, Tenn. A graveside service with military honors will be held...

Death: William ‘Bill’ ‘Old Sea Dad’ Fisk

William ‘Bill’ ‘Old Sea Dad’ Fisk

Umatilla Dec. 3, 1930-April 11, 2017

William “Bill” “Old Sea Dad” Fisk, 86, of Umatilla died Tuesday, April 11, 2017, in Oregon City. He was born...

Marlene Joy Sharer McFadden
Marlene Joy Sharer McFadden
Umatilla
December 31, 1934-April 11, 2017
Death: Marlene Joy Sharer McFadden

Marlene Joy Sharer McFadden

Umatilla Dec. 31, 1934-April 11, 2017

Marlene Joy Sharer McFadden, 82, of Umatilla died Tuesday, April 11, 2017, in Hermiston. She was born Dec. 31, 1934, in Hillsboro. A funeral service will be held Tuesday,...

Death: Randy G. Johnson

Randy G. Johnson

Hermiston March 12, 1974-April 9, 2017

Randy G. Johnson, 43, of Hermiston died Sunday, April 9, 2017, at his home. He was born March 12, 1974, in Hermiston. A celebration of life service will be held Sunday, April 23 at 2...

Roger L. Von Arx
Roger L. Von Arx
Umatilla
October 24, 1953-February 9, 2017
Ruby Halvorson
Ruby Halvorson
Hermiston
September 21, 1927-April 8, 2017
John J. Doherty
John J. Doherty
Hermiston
November 16, 1924-April 6, 2017
Brent L. Bieren
Brent L. Bieren
Kennewick, Wash.
September 30, 1952-March 31, 2017
Death: John J. Doherty

John J. Doherty

Hermiston Nov. 16, 1924-April 6, 2017

Longtime Pendleton resident John J. Doherty, 92, of Hermiston died Thursday, April 6, 2017, in Hermiston. He was born Nov. 16, 1924, in Heppner. Recitation of the Holy Rosary will be...

Death: Javier Gutierrez Estrada

Javier Gutierrez Estrada

Hermiston Nov. 13, 1961-April 3, 2017

Javier Gutierrez Estrada, 55, of Hermiston died Monday, April 3, 2017, in Hermiston as the result of a traffic accident. He was born Nov. 13, 1961, in Michoacan, Mexico. A...

Bernice Y. Cleaver
Bernice Y. Cleaver
Hermiston
February 21, 1929-April 1, 2017
Death: Brent L. Bieren

Brent L. Bieren

Kennewick, Wash. Sept. 30, 1952-March 31, 2017

Former Hermiston resident Brent L. Bieren, 64, of Kennewick, Wash., died Friday, March 31, 2017, near Troy, Ore., as the result of an ATV accident. He was born Sept. 30, 1952,...

Peggy Naomi Hickey
Peggy Naomi Hickey
Hermiston
April 7, 1937-March 31, 2017
Death: Bernice Y. Cleaver

Bernice Y. Cleaver

Hermiston Feb. 21, 1929-April 1, 2017

Bernice Y. Cleaver, 88, of Hermiston died Saturday, April 1, 2017, in Hermiston. She was born Feb. 21, 1929, in Riverton, Wyo. A graveside funeral service will be held Monday, April...

Albert George ‘Bud’ Isensee
Connell, Wash. August 4, 1924-March 23, 2017
Albert George ‘Bud’ Isensee Connell, Wash. August 4, 1924-March 23, 2017
Connell, Wash.
August 4, 1924-March 23, 2017
Death: Austin L. Bieren

Austin L. Bieren

Umatilla Jan. 7, 1992-March 28, 2017

Austin L. Bieren, 25, of Umatilla died Tuesday, March 28, 2017, while serving in the U.S. Air Force. He was born Jan. 7, 1992, in Pendleton. A celebration of life service with military...

Death: Peggy D. Favorit

Peggy D. Favorit

Umatilla Feb. 9, 1953-March 28, 2017

Peggy D. Favorit, 64, of Umatilla died Tuesday, March 28, 2017, in Richland, Wash. She was born Feb. 9, 1953, in Hood River. A private family celebration will be held. Burns Mortuary of...

Death: Thomas James ‘Jim’ Power

Thomas James ‘Jim’ Power

Hermiston Jan. 24, 1925-March 29, 2017

Thomas James “Jim” Power, 92, of Hermiston died Wednesday, March 29, 2017, in Hermiston. He was born Jan. 24, 1925, in Pendleton. At his request,...

Death: William L. ‘Bill’ Abernathy

William L. ‘Bill’ Abernathy

Echo April 3, 1967-March 12, 2017

William L. “Bill” Abernathy, 49, of Echo died Sunday, March 12, 2017, at his home. He was born April 3, 1967, in Perryton, Texas. A private family...