Obituaries

Carole Wolford Nov. 15, 1935 – July 30,2022

On Saturday, July 30,2022 Carole Wolford, of Creswell, loving wife, and mother passed away peacefully in her home from cancer.  Carole was born in Los Angeles, Calif. to Ralph and Dorothy (Cramer) Durkee on Nov. 15, 1935, she was 86-years-old, and was their only child.  Carole married Tommy Wolford at[Read More…]

Patrick George DeLorme June 24, 1939 – July 23, 2022

 July 23, 2022, in Springfield, Ore., at the age of 83. He was born June 24, 1939 in Ironwood, Mich., to Leo and Elizabeth (Garland) DeLorme. He graduated from Springfield High School in 1957. He married Bertha Pearl Stoneburner on July 18, 1958. Shortly after their marriage the couple moved[Read More…]

Helen Ferguson Deceased: Aug. 3, 2022

Helen Ferguson, 97, of Springfield, died at home on Aug. 3. Born in Wichita, Kan. to Otto and Gusta (Kroeker) Souders, she married Robert “Bob” Ferguson on June 24, 1946 in Wichita, Kansas. Helen graduated from East High School and Wichita State University with a degree in English and Music[Read More…]

Harry Frike McIntire Born: Sept. 30, 1946

Harry Frike McIntire was born Sept. 30, 1946, in Alhambra, Calif. to Harry F. McIntire Jr. and Vivian (Hindman) McIntire. His parents owned a resort on Lake Tahoe. He graduated in 1964 from Truckee High School in California.  After 2 years at Sequoia Jr. College, he transferred to Oregon State[Read More…]

Ray Jones March 15, 1944 – July 22, 2022

Ray Jones was born in Jessieville, Ark. on March 15, 1944. He passed away in Springfield, Ore. on July 22, 2022 after a long fight with pneumonia. After graduating from Thurston High School, Ray entered the army. While serving in Germany, he worked as a Morse Code Interceptor. Ray worked[Read More…]