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July 31, 2014 4:00 am

Christopher "Chris" J. Mills, of BendAug. 29, 1951 - July 26, 2014Arrangements: Baird Funeral Home of Bend is honored to serve the family. 541-382-0903 www\. bairdmortuaries\. comServices: No formal services are planned. A private family memorial will be held at a later date. David C. Clemens, of SistersSept. 14, 1937 - July 20, 2014Arrangements:....MORE

Karen Schneider

July 30, 2014 4:00 am

Sept. 29, 1946 - July 10, 2014Karen Schneider passed away in Redmond, on Thursday, from cardiac arrest. Born Karen Ann Kannow in Santa Monica, CA\. She is survived by her husband, Alan Schneider; mother, Dorothy Shishmanian; daughter, Heidi Frederick; and son, Robert Grimm. She had five grandchildren and a loving springer spaniel, who will miss her....MORE

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July 30, 2014 4:00 am

Charles Edward Schafroth, of RedmondJune 12, 1934 - July 22, 2014Arrangements: Autumn Funerals- Redmond (541-504-9485) www\. autumnfunerals\. netServices: No services are planned at this time\. Contributions may be made to:Partners In Care, 2075 NE Wyatt Court, Bend, OR 97701. Danny Wayne Donaldson, of Powell ButteApril 6, 1945 - July 22,....MORE

Sheila Emmaline Dodd

Sheila Emmaline Dodd

July 29, 2014 4:00 am

Sheila Emmaline Dodd....MORE

Herb Waits

Herb Waits

July 29, 2014 4:00 am

Herb Waits....MORE

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July 29, 2014 4:00 am

Richard A. Smith, of BendApril 7, 1941 - July 23, 2014Arrangements: Deschutes Memorial Chapel, 541-382-5592 www\. deschutesmemorialchapel\. comServices: A graveside service with military honors will be held at 10:00 a\. m., on Friday, August 1, 2014, at Deschutes Memorial Gardens, 63875 N. Hwy 97, Bend.....MORE

David C. Clemens

David C. Clemens

July 27, 2014 4:00 am

David C. Clemens....MORE

Phyllis Johnson Stuewig

Phyllis Johnson Stuewig

July 27, 2014 4:00 am

Phyllis Johnson Stuewig....MORE

Roger Allan Pietila

July 27, 2014 4:00 am

August 31, 1960 - July 17, 2014Roger Allan Pietila took his first breath in Astoria, Oregon, on August 31, 1960, and his final breath in Bend, Oregon, on July 17, 2014\. He attended Astoria High School and studied mechanics at Clatsop Community College\. His love of cars and motorcycles led him to his career as parts manager at Birdwell Motors, Miller ....MORE

Lynda Rae

Lynda Rae

July 27, 2014 4:00 am

Lynda Rae....MORE

Lynn E. Thomas

Lynn E. Thomas

July 27, 2014 4:00 am

Lynn E. Thomas....MORE

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July 27, 2014 4:00 am

Danny Wayne Donaldson, of Powell ButteApril 6, 1945 - July 22, 2014Arrangements: Baird Funeral Home of Bend is honored to serve family. 541-382-0903 www\. bairdmortuaries\. comServices: A Memorial Service will be held at the Community Church in Alfalfa, located at 64115 Harris Way, Bend, OR 97701 on Thursday, 7/31/14 at 2pm. George Gonzales, of....MORE

Richard Clark Stamos

Richard Clark Stamos

July 27, 2014 4:00 am

Richard Clark Stamos....MORE

Elaine C. Macaulay

Elaine C. Macaulay

July 27, 2014 4:00 am

Elaine C. Macaulay....MORE

Kenneth R. Eddie Parrotte

Kenneth R. Eddie Parrotte

July 27, 2014 4:00 am

Kenneth R. Eddie Parrotte....MORE

William John Peckham

William John Peckham

July 27, 2014 4:00 am

William John Peckham....MORE

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July 26, 2014 4:00 am

Herbert William Waits, Jr., of La PineSept. 15, 1922 - July 22, 2014Arrangements: Davenport's Chapel of the Good Shepherd, 541-883-3458Services: Memorial services will be held Tuesday July 29, 2014, at 2 PM in Davenport's Chapel of the Good Shepherd, 2680 Memorial Drive, Klamath Falls, OR. Burial will follow at Klamath Memorial Park Cemetery....MORE

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July 25, 2014 4:00 am

Charles Edward Schafroth, of RedmondJune 12, 1934 - July 22, 2014Arrangements: Autumn Funerals- Redmond (541-504-9485) www\. autumnfunerals\. netServices: No services are planned at this time\. Contributions may be made to:Partners In Care, 2075 NE Wyatt Court, Bend, OR 97701. Josephine E. Wright, of BendOct. 25, 1926 - July 6, 2014Arrangements:....MORE

Robert Bob Arthur Erbes

July 25, 2014 4:00 am

Feb. 24, 1926 - July 8, 2014Robert Bob Arthur Erbes, 88, of Redmond, Oregon, died at St. Charles Hospital in Redmond on July 8, 2014, from pneumonia. He was born to Robert & May (Sprick) Erbes on February 24, 1926 in Portland, OR. Bob attended Multnomah schools and worked various jobs before finding his calling as a gifted auto mechanic. Along ....MORE

Margo Elizabeth (Sallee) Gayer

Margo Elizabeth (Sallee) Gayer

July 24, 2014 4:00 am

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July 24, 2014 4:00 am

Gregory "Greg" Alan Newell, of Christmas ValleyOct. 6, 1952 - July 19, 2014Arrangements: Baird Funeral Home of Bend is honored to serve family. 541-382-0903 www\. bairdmortuaries\. comServices: A memorial service at the Holy Communion Evangelical Catholic Church in Bend will be held. Service details are pending\. Contributions may be made to:Partners....MORE

Robert Bob Arthur Erbes

July 23, 2014 4:00 am

Feb. 24, 1926 - July 8, 2014Robert Bob Arthur Erbes, 88, of Redmond, Oregon, died at St. Charles Hospital in Redmond on July 8, 2014, from pneumonia. He was born to Robert & May (Sprick) Erbes on February 24, 1926 in Portland, OR. Bob attended Multnomah schools and worked various jobs before finding his calling as a gifted auto mechanic. Along ....MORE

Robert Bob Arthur Erbes

July 23, 2014 4:00 am

Feb. 24, 1926 - July 8, 2014Robert Bob Arthur Erbes, 88, of Redmond, Oregon, died at St. Charles Hospital in Redmond on July 8, 2014, from pneumonia. He was born to Robert & May (Sprick) Erbes on February 24, 1926 in Portland, OR\. The full obituary and online guestbook are available at http://obits\. deschutesmemorialchapel\. comBobs survivors....MORE

Karen Schneider

July 23, 2014 4:00 am

Sept. 29, 1946 - July 10, 2014Karen Schneider passed away in Redmond, on Thursday, from cardiac arrest. Born Karen Ann Kannow in Santa Monica, CA\. She is survived by her husband, Alan Schneider; mother, Dorothy Shishmanian; daughter, Heidi Frederick; and son, Robert Grimm. She had five grandchildren and a loving springer spaniel, who will miss her....MORE

Death notices

July 23, 2014 4:00 am

Glenn Franklin Hawkins, of RedmondFeb. 2, 1943 - July 14, 2014Arrangements: Autumn Funerals Redmond is honored to serve the family\. Services: A memorial will be held July 26, 2014 at 1pm at Eagle Crest Convention Center. Gordon Lee Forslund, of La PineFeb. 20, 1925 - July 20, 2014Arrangements: Baird Memorial Chapel, La Pine, OR541-536-5104 www.....MORE

Esther E. Louth

Esther E. Louth

July 22, 2014 4:00 am

Death notices

July 20, 2014 4:00 am

Daniel "Dan" Eby Wilkerson, of BendMay 22, 1936 - June 29, 2014Arrangements: Deschutes Memorial Chapel 541-382-5592 www\. deschutesmemorialchapel\. comServices: A graveside service will be held at 11:00 AM on Friday, July 25, 2014 at Deschutes Memorial Gardens in Bend with a celebration of Dans life to follow at 4:00 PM at the DRRH Neighbors Club,....MORE

John Fredrick Fred Schilling

John Fredrick Fred Schilling

July 20, 2014 4:00 am

Jeannine Bloom

July 20, 2014 4:00 am

Jan. 20, 1926 - July 12, 2014Jeannine Bloom died Saturday July 12 of natural causes in her home\. Jeannine was born January 20, 1926 in Montreal Quebec Canada. She met the true love of her life, our dad, Bill Bloom. They had two children, Nanette and Michael\. Bill and Jeannine were lifelong entrepreneurs and they pursued their dream of becoming a....MORE

Duncan Adam Ross

Duncan Adam Ross

July 19, 2014 4:00 am

Death notices

July 19, 2014 4:00 am

Alejandra Diaz Valdivia, of BendDec. 7, 1993 - July 15, 2014Arrangements: Niswonger-Reynolds Funeral Home is honored to serve the family.541-382-2471 www\. niswonger-reynolds\. comServices: A funeral service will be held Sat., July 19, 2014 at 1:00PM in the Niswonger-Reynolds Funeral Home. Esther E. Louth, of BendAug. 13, 1919 - July 10,....MORE

Vivian G. (Harris) Kofford

Vivian G. (Harris) Kofford

July 18, 2014 4:00 am

Peggy Sue Spinney

July 18, 2014 4:00 am

SpinneyAugust 29, 1960 - July 9, 2014Peggy Sue Spinney of Redmond, Oregon passed away on July 9, 2014. She was 53 years old. Peggy was born in Corvallis, Oregon to Jerry Gene and Sharon Marie (Fields) Spinner on August 29, 1960. She was a kind and compassionate person who loved to garden, ride Harleys and play with her dog; she is loved and will....MORE

M. Lorene Bateman

July 18, 2014 4:00 am

Dec. 14, 1931 - June 14, 2014M. Lorene Bateman, beloved mother, grandmother and friend, and former owner of the Farewell Bend Bed and Breakfast, passed away suddenly June 14, 2014, at her home in Casa Grande, Arizona, where she moved in November of 2012. She was 81\. Lorene was born in Iberia, Missouri, on December 14, 1931. She was the oldest....MORE

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July 18, 2014 4:00 am

Ronald E. Hathaway, of RedmondMay 30, 1926 - July 11, 2014Services: There will be no public services.....MORE

Roy Robert "Bob" Trantham

July 17, 2014 4:00 am

Trantham April 24, 1943 -July 11, 2014Roy Robert Trantham passed away peacefully at home on Friday, July 11th\. Bob was born on April 24, 1943 in Fergus Falls, Minnesota\. Roy, or Bob as his friends called him, was a long time Bend, Oregon resident and worked for Willamette Industries for over 30 years\. Bob was a loving father and a friend to everyone....MORE

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July 17, 2014 4:00 am

Jason "JJ" John Snyder, of BendMar. 18, 1986 - July 11, 2014Arrangements: Baird Funeral Home of Bend is honored to serve the family.541-382-0903 www\. bairdmortuaries\. comServices: A private Celebration of Life gathering has already been held. Kathy Elaine (Goodwin) Rainey Seibert, of Christmas ValleySept. 4, 1949 - July 14, 2014Arrangements: Baird....MORE

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July 16, 2014 4:00 am

Cue W. Elliott, Jr., of RedmondNov. 9, 1936 - July 2, 2014Arrangements: Muellers Tri-Cities Funeral Home, Kennewick, WAServices: Private graveside service to be held at a later date\. Contributions may be made to:St. Vincent De Paul Redmond Food Bank Daniel "Dan" Ferretti, of RedmondOct. 25, 1968 - July 3, 2014Arrangements: Please sign our guest....MORE

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July 15, 2014 4:00 am

Cue W. Elliott, Jr., of RedmondNov. 9, 1936 - July 2, 2014Arrangements: Muellers Tri-Cities Funeral Home, Kennewick, WAServices: Private graveside service to be held at a later date\. Contributions may be made to:St. Vincent De Paul Redmond Food Bank....MORE

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July 13, 2014 4:00 am

Daniel "Dan" Ferretti, of RedmondOct. 25, 1968 - July 3, 2014Arrangements: Please sign our guest book at www\. redmondmemorial\. com 541-548-3219Services: A service will be held at a later date by his Walmart family and friends\. Contributions may be made to:To a charity of ones choice in Dan's name. Or to the American Diabetes Assoc. or St. Jude's....MORE

Jeffery Allen Bowen

July 13, 2014 4:00 am

April 1, 1958 - June 14, 2014On June 14, 2014, in Bend, Oregon, the world lost a loving gentle soul\. He was born April 1, 1958, in Klamath Falls, Oregon, where he grew up and attended school\. Jeff had numerous jobs including working for Weyerhaeuser and the University of California in Tulelake. Jeff followed family and moved to Central Oregon, where ....MORE

Pat Vincent   Sullivan

Pat Vincent Sullivan

July 13, 2014 4:00 am

George Gibson Waugh

July 13, 2014 4:00 am

Jan 16, 1937 - July 9, 1937George passed away on Wednesday, he was 77\. He was raised in Millbrae, CA, the son of Kenneth and Josephine\. He is preceded in death by his parents and one younger sister. Survivors include his wife, Kathleen; his sister, Janet; son, Kendall; daughter, Robin; and grandson, Cody\. He enjoy chatting with people, eating at The....MORE

Diane Machunze

July 13, 2014 4:00 am

Sept. 29, 1947 - July 4, 2014Diane Mary Machunze passed away on July 4, 2014. She was born on Sept. 29, 1947, in Berkeley, California, to parents Gus and Loretta Erskine Machunze\. After her fathers death in 1952, her mother married Theodore Broyer, resulting in four siblings, Gary and Andrew; and step-brothers, John and Robert\. Her parents and....MORE

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July 12, 2014 4:00 am

Doris Eileen Schledewitz, of MadrasAug. 5, 1931 - July 8, 2014Arrangements: Bel-Air Colonial Funeral Home, 541-475-2241Services: There will be a celebration of her life on Sunday, July 13, 2014 between the hours of 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM at the Sahalee Park in Madras, Oregon. This will be a "potluck", so everyone is encouraged to bring a dish to share.....MORE

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July 11, 2014 4:00 am

Evelyn Rose Dahlund, of BendSept. 8, 1921 - July 6, 2014Arrangements: Niswonger-Reynolds is honored to serve the family. Please visit the online registry at www\. niswonger-reynolds\. com 541-382-2471\. Services: A private family gathering will be held. Jimmie "Jim" D. Nelson, of CrescentOct. 30, 1935 - July 2, 2014Arrangements: Baird Memorial Chapel....MORE

Evelyn Iverson

July 10, 2014 4:00 am

Aug. 10, 1915 - July 4, 2014Evelyn M. Iverson died July 4, 2014 in Bend, OR. She was born to Alfred and Emma Larson August 10, 1915 in Moorhead, MN. She moved to Long Beach, CA in January of 1943, where she worked for the Army until the close of the war. She married Philip Iverson in Los Angeles on August 10, 1946. They moved to Central Point, OR....MORE

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July 10, 2014 4:00 am

Charles "Mick" G. Kelly, of BendNov. 18, 1931 - July 3, 2014Arrangements: Baird Funeral Home of Bend is honored to serve the family. 541-382-0903 www\. bairdmortuaries\. comServices: Mick's family will hold a private Military Service at Willamette National Cemetery at a future date and a Memorial Service on Saturday, July 12, 2014, at 2:00 PM at the....MORE

Stanley Allen Patterson

Stanley Allen Patterson

July 9, 2014 4:00 am

Death notices

July 9, 2014 4:00 am

Casey D. Snelson, of BendJan. 14, 1981 - July 4, 2014Arrangements: Niswonger-Reynolds is honored to serve the family. Please visit the online registry at www\. niswonger-reynolds\. com 541-382-2471\. Services: A celebration of life will be held Sat., July 12, 2014 at 3:00 P\. M. in Pioneer Park, Bend, OR. Michael James O'Shea, of RedmondApril 23, 1940 - ....MORE

Death notices

July 8, 2014 4:00 am

Stanley A. Patterson, of BendJune 8, 1922 - July 2, 2014Arrangements: Niswonger-Reynolds is honored to serve the family. Please visit the online registry at www\. niswonger-reynolds\. com 541-382-2471\. Services: A viewing time will be held Thurs., July 10, 2014 from 3 until 6 PM at Niswonger-Reynolds followed by a funeral service on Fri., July 11 at....MORE

Suzanne Suzy Erickson Findley

Suzanne Suzy Erickson Findley

July 8, 2014 4:00 am

Death notices

July 6, 2014 4:00 am

Pat V. Sullivan, of BendOct. 18, 1928 - June 30, 2014Arrangements: Deschutes Memorial Chapel & Gardens is honored to serve the family. 541-382-5592 www\. deschutesmemorialchapel\. comServices: At his request, no services will be held\. Contributions may be made to:American Heart Association Donations Processing Ctr., 1710 Gilbreth Road, Burlingame, ....MORE

Sharon Henske Rosengarth

July 6, 2014 4:00 am

1938 - 2014 Sharon was born to Fred and Pearle Henske on January 29, 1938, and passed from this life on June 24, 2014\. She was raised in Metolius, OR, and attended the Metolius Grade School and graduated from Madras Union High School in 1956\. She married Leo Rosengarth of Bend, OR and had a very busy life through out her time. She spent the last ....MORE

Jonathan James Putney

Jonathan James Putney

July 6, 2014 4:00 am

Death notices

July 4, 2014 4:00 am

Gayle Ann Chesmore, of RedmondDec. 3, 1945 - June 29, 2014Arrangements: Autumn Funerals Redmond is honored to serve the family\. Services: A celebration of life will be held at a later date. Joseph Adam Sanders, of HinesSept. 16, 1937 - June 29, 2014Arrangements: Baird Funeral Home of Bend is honored to take care of the family. 541-382-0903 www.....MORE

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July 3, 2014 4:00 am

Donna Lea (Quarry) Sommer, of La PineJan. 18, 1937 - June 29, 2014Arrangements: Baird Memorial Chapel of La Pine is honored to serve the family. 541-536-5104 www\. bairdmortuaries\. comServices: A Celebration of Life Service will be held on Saturday, July 12, 2014, 1:00PM at Living Waters Baptist Church located at 52410 Primrose Lane in La Pine.....MORE

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