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Death: Joe Robert McDaniel

Joe Robert McDaniel

Hermiston Aug. 3, 1923-Feb. 23, 2017

Joe Robert McDaniel, 93, of Hermiston died Thursday, Feb. 23, 2017, in Hermiston. He was born Aug. 3, 1923, in Girard, Texas. A celebration of life service will be held Friday, March...

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Earl Falconer
Earl Falconer
Milton-Freewater
June 23, 1931-February 18, 2017
Death: Arlene C. Sorenson

Arlene C. Sorenson

Hermiston April 1, 1934-Feb. 20, 2017

Arlene C. Sorenson, 82, of Hermiston died Monday, Feb. 20, 2017, in Kennewick, Wash. She was born April 1, 1934, in Kellogg, Idaho. A memorial mass will be held Saturday, Marh 18 at...

Death: William E. ‘Bill’ Jones

William E. ‘Bill’ Jones

Hermiston

Nov. 14, 1923-Feb. 9, 2017

William E. “Bill” Jones, 93, of Hermiston died Thursday, Feb. 9, 2017 at home in Hermiston. He was born Nov. 14, 1923, in Joes, Colorado. A...

Death: Laroye N. Whitehead

Laroye N. Whitehead

Hermiston Sept. 20, 1939-Feb. 20, 2017

Laroye N. Whitehead, 77, of Hermiston died Monday, Feb. 20, 2017, at his home. He was born Sept. 20, 1939, in Idaho Falls, Idaho. Services are pending with Burns Mortuary of...

Death: N. Jean McMullen

N. Jean McMullen

Pasco, Wash. Sept. 9, 1925-Feb. 14, 2017

N. Jean McMullen, 91, of Pasco, Wash., died Tuesday, Feb. 14, 2017, at her home. She was born Sept. 9, 1925, in Corvallis. A short graveside service will be held Saturday, Feb. 25...

Death: Ruth Holden

Ruth Holden

Hermiston Nov. 19, 1927-Feb. 18, 2017

Ruth Holden, 89, of Hermiston died Saturday, Feb. 18, 2017, in Hermiston. She was born Nov. 19, 1927, in Hayden, Ariz. Viewing will be held Saturday, Feb. 25 at 10 a.m. followed by a...

Death: Earl E. ‘Gene’ Wells

Earl E. ‘Gene’ Wells

Hermiston Sept. 16, 1922-Feb. 15, 2017

Earl E. “Gene” Wells, 94, of Hermiston died Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2017, in Hermiston. He was born Sept. 16, 1922, in Nolin, Ore. A funeral service will...

Death: Daryl R. Hicks

Daryl R. Hicks

Hermiston Sept. 7, 1945-Feb. 19, 2017

Daryl R. Hicks, 71, of Hermiston died Sunday, Feb. 19, 2017, at his home. He was born Sept. 7, 1945, in Eagle, Idaho. He died on February 19, 2017 at his home in Hermiston, Oregon at the...

Death: Robert A. ‘Bob’ Jimmerson

Robert A. ‘Bob’ Jimmerson

Hermiston July 14, 1940-Jan. 28, 2017

Robert A. “Bob” Jimmerson, 76, of Hermiston died Saturday, Jan. 28, 2017, at his home. He was born July 14, 1940, in Hoskins, Ore. A memorial...

Otto Vernon Baumann
Otto Vernon Baumann
Renton, Wash.
April 16, 1920-January 22, 2017
Death: Caroline Fay (Whitehead) Moreno

Caroline Fay (Whitehead) Moreno

Hermiston Feb. 15, 2017

Caroline Fay (Whitehead) Moreno, 73, of Hermiston died Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2017, at her home. Private family graveside services will be held Monday, Feb. 20 at 1 p.m. at the Hermiston...

Death: Alice M. Alexander

Alice M. Alexander

Hermiston March 6, 1937-Dec. 15, 2016

Alice M. Alexander, 79, of Hermiston died Dec. 15, 2016, in Hermiston. She was born March 6, 1937, in New Rockford, N.D. A celebration of life service will be held Saturday, March 11...

Death: Dolores ‘Jean’ Pinney

Dolores ‘Jean’ Pinney

Hermiston June 5, 1926-Feb. 15, 2017

Dolores “Jean” Pinney, 90, of Hermiston, died Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2017, in Hermiston. She was born June 5, 1926, in Weed, Calif. A graveside service...

Death: Thomas D. ‘Tom’ Watkins

Thomas D. ‘Tom’ Watkins

Hermiston June 1, 1924-Feb. 13, 2017

Thomas D. “Tom” Watkins, 92, of Hermiston died Monday, Feb. 13, 2017, at his home. He was born June 1, 1924, in Halfway. A private family gathering...

Troy Elmore McGowan
Troy Elmore McGowan
Boardman
April 12, 1926-February 12, 2017
Maxine Marie Marcum
Maxine Marie Marcum
Hermiston
May 5, 1959-February 12, 2017
Brok D. Palmer
Brok D. Palmer
Hermiston
February 28, 1999-February 6, 2017
Death: Troy E. McGowan

Troy E. McGowan

Boardman April 12, 1926-Feb. 12, 2017

Former Hermiston resident Troy E. McGowan, 90, of Boardman died Sunday, Feb. 12, 2017, at his home. He was born April 12, 1926, in Texline, Texas. A graveside service with military...

Donald L. ‘Don’ Fritts
Donald L. ‘Don’ Fritts
Hermiston
August 4, 1932-February 7, 2017
Death: Maxine Marie Marcum

Maxine Marie Marcum

Hermiston May 5, 1959-Feb. 12, 2017

Maxine Marie Marcum, 57, of Hermiston died Sunday, Feb. 12, 2017, in Hermiston. She was born May 5, 1959. A celebration of life service will be held Friday, Feb. 17 at 11 a.m. at...

John Russell Hendricks
John Russell Hendricks
Zillah, Wash.
September 26, 1953-February 11, 2017
Death: Alice Ann Frerichs

Alice Ann Frerichs

Hermiston Feb. 27, 1934-Dec. 7, 2016

Alice Ann Frerichs, 82, of Hermiston died Wednesday, Dec. 7, 2016, at her home. She was born Feb. 27, 1934, in Scottsbluff, Neb. A funeral service will be held Saturday, Feb. 18 at 1...

Death: Roger Von Arx

Roger L. Von Arx

Umatilla

October 24, 1953-Feb. 9, 2017

Former longtime Pendleton resident Roger L. Von Arx, 63, of Umatilla died on Thursday, Feb. 9, 2017, in Hermiston. He was born Oct. 24, 1953, in Portland. A private family...

Death: Donald Fritts

Donald L. Fritts

Hermiston

August 4, 1932-Feb. 7, 2017

Donald L. Fritts, 84, of Hermiston died Tuesday, Feb. 7, 2017, in Hermiston. He was born Aug. 4, 1932, in Parma, Idaho. A private family gathering will be held. Arrangements are...

Death: Roxie Hamilton

Roxanne “Roxie” Hamilton

Pasco

Jan. 30, 1958-Feb. 5, 2017

Former Hermiston resident Roxanne C. “Roxie” Hamilton, 59, of Pasco died Sunday, Feb. 5, 2017, in Pasco, Washington. She was born Jan. 30, 1958 in...

Death: David Ochoa

David Ochoa

Hermiston

Aug. 4, 1957-Feb. 6, 2017

David Ochoa, 59, of Hermiston died Monday, Feb. 6, 2017, in Hermiston. He was born Aug. 4, 1957, in Owatonna, Minnesota. A family gathering will be held at a later date. Arrangements...

Death: Brok Palmer

Brok D. Palmer

Hermiston

Feb. 28, 1999-Feb. 6, 2017

Brok D. Palmer, 17, died Monday, Feb. 6, 2017, at his home in Hermiston. He was born Feb. 28, 1999, in Hermiston. A graveside service will be held Saturday, Feb. 18, 2017, at 11...

Death: Gary Gray

Gary G. Gray

Hermiston

Nov. 30, 1949-Jan. 20, 2017

Gary G. Gray, 67, of Hermiston died Friday, Jan. 20, 2017, in Hermiston. He was born Nov. 30, 1949, in Reno, Nevada. A celebration of life service is Saturday, Feb. 11, 2017, at 11...

Death: Barbara Inman

Barbara Ann Inman

Dallas

Aug. 19 1928-Jan. 23 2017

Barbara Ann Inman, 88, died Monday, Jan. 23, 2017, at the Dallas Retirement Village due to complications of Alzheimer’s disease. At her request, no service will be held.

Jane Irene Baker
Jane Irene Baker
Hermiston
June 9, 1934-January 18, 2017