Beth and Rusty Bartel

Mary Elizabeth ‘Beth’ Bartel June 10, 1943 – Sept. 17, 2022 Royce ‘Rusty’ Martin Bartel July 28, 1935 – Sept. 21, 2022 “Come on, Rusty, let’s go!”“Yes, dear, let me get my hat.” Mary Elizabeth Bartel (nee Price) passed peacefully at home Sept. 17, 2022 with her husband and family[Read More…]

Shae Tyree Porter

April 2, 1971 –  Oct. 26, 2022 We have had the privilege of knowing and being acquainted with a very exceptional woman, gifted with an extra portion of unselfish vitality, loyal and loving to family and friends, yet expecting a high moral standard for herself and others. It has been[Read More…]

Debra Arlene O’Bryant

Jan. 11, 1956 – Oct. 28, 2022 Debra Arlene O’Bryant, 66, of Veneta, Ore. passed away Oct. 28, 2022. Debra was born Jan. 11, 1956 in Cottage Grove, Ore. to parents Merl Franklin Clark and Twila Lorraine (Lynd) Clark.  She graduated from North Douglas High School in 1974, then attended[Read More…]

Norma Alice Rezentes

Sept. 23, 1923 – Oct. 25, 2022 Norma Alice Rezentes, 99, of Eugene, Ore. passed away on Oct. 25, 2022. Norma was born on Sept. 23, 1923 in Hilo, Hawaii to Frank and Angeline (Vieira) Mondonca. While living in Hilo, Norma met and married Louis J. Rezentes. They had two[Read More…]

Jerome ‘Jerry’ Dennis Daly

Aug. 28, 1953 – Oct. 12, 2022 Jerome “Jerry” Dennis Daly, 69, of Springfield, Ore. died at home surrounded by family on Oct. 12 following a courageous three-year battle with Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS).  Jerry was born Aug. 28, 1953 to John “Mick” and Glendola (Cruchelow) Daly in Chicago, Ill.[Read More…]

Lola ‘Mickey’ Maxine Partney

May 8, 1921 – Oct. 31, 2022 Lola ‘Mickey’ Maxine Partney, 101, of Cottage Grove, Ore. passed away on Oct. 31, 2022. Lola was born on May 8, 1921 in Chamberlain, S.D. to Levi Charles Fry and Bessie Evaline (Butler) Fry and was the youngest of five children.  Mickey was[Read More…]

Elsie Cooley

July 13, 1929 – Oct. 23, 2022 Elsie Cooley, 93, of Springfield, Ore. passed away on Oct. 23, 2022. She was born on July 13, 1929, to Stanley and Hattie Keyes.  She has now joined her lifelong husband and partner, Eugene (Gene) Cooley, to whom she was married for 65[Read More…]

Ronald Gene Barrowcliff

Feb. 15, 1945 – Oct. 15, 2022 Ronald Gene Barrowcliff of Marcola, Ore. passed away peacefully on Oct. 15, 2022. He was 77 years old. Ron was born on Feb. 15, 1945 to Jack and Lucille Barrowcliff in Eugene, Ore. Ron’s family moved from Junction City to Marcola in 1951.[Read More…]

Beatrice ‘Bea’ Galvin

June 18, 1930 – Oct. 22, 2022 Bea was born in Mason City, Iowa to Rachel Laville and Clyde McKee. She attended Holy Cross School in Mason City through 12th grade.   At age 19, Bea married Robert Bush and moved to Mississippi. They later divorced and she relocated to[Read More…]

Ron Lex O’Keefe

April 9, 1947 – Oct. 21, 2022 A present and playful father, a loving husband, a doting granddad, a community builder, and a creative soul, Ron (Ronald) Lex O’Keefe (Potter) lived a full life, reflective of his commitment to family, community, creativity, and wellness. Ron was always searching for a[Read More…]