Sharon Elaine Kofoid

March 19, 1946 – Oct. 17, 2022 Sharon Elaine Kofoid, 76, of Cottage Grove, Ore. passed away on Oct. 17, 2022. Sharon was born on March 19, 1946 in Cottage Grove to Raymond and Lucille (Woodard) Wiles.  Sharon graduated from Cottage Grove High School and later married Jack Kofoid in[Read More…]

Lorraine Virginia McConnell

Dec. 15, 1932 – Oct. 22, 2022 On Saturday, Oct. 22, 2022, Lorraine Virginia McConnell, loving wife, mother, and grandmother, passed away at the age of 89, just six weeks shy of her 90th birthday. Lorraine was born Dec. 15, 1932, in Washington, D.C. to Florence and William Thomas.  In[Read More…]

Lowell Chapman Davis

April 4, 1922 – Oct. 20, 2022 Lowell Chapman Davis, 100, of Creswell, Ore. passed away on Oct. 20, 2022. Lowell was born in Lorane, Oregon April 4, 1922 to parents Alva and Anna (Chapman) Davis. He graduated from Lorane High School in 1940, and then joined the United States[Read More…]

Jerry Edward Caughell

Feb. 7, 1941 – Oct. 4, 2022 Jerry Edward Caughell, 81, of Oakland, Ore. passed away Oct. 4, 2022. He was born Feb. 7, 1941 in Bandon, Ore. to Charley Marion and Gladys May (Edwards) Caughell.  After graduating from Pacific High School in 1959, he attended Oregon Institute of Technology[Read More…]

Dolores ‘Dee’ Monica Higgins

Deceased: Oct. 7, 2022 It is always difficult saying goodbye to someone we love and cherish. Family and friends must say goodbye to their beloved Dolores “Dee” Higgins of Springfield, Ore. Born in Killdeer, N.D., Dee passed away in her sleep on Oct. 7, 2022. Dee was kind, compassionate and[Read More…]

Jean Nancy Hungerford

March 30, 1948 – Oct. 8, 2022 Jean Nancy Hungerford, 74, of Cottage Grove, Ore. passed away Oct. 8, 2022. Jean was born March 30, 1948 in Deadwood, S.D. to parents Tom and Kathreen (Purnell) Streets. She married Allan L. Hungerford on Aug. 30, 1975 in Bandon, Ore. Jean graduated[Read More…]

Harold ‘Hal’ Thor Stromberg Jr.

Deceased: Oct. 6, 2022 Born to Harold T. Stromberg, Sr. and Harriet of Oakland, Calif. in 1929, Hal passed away peacefully at his home in Yoncalla, Ore., on Oct. 6, 2022, at the age of 93. Hal leaves behind his wife of 68 years, Gloria; son Chris Stromberg (Pattie) of[Read More…]

Bobby Marion Griffin

Aug. 31, 1937 — Oct. 14, 2022 Bobby Marion Griffin, 85, of Cottage Grove, Ore. passed away on Oct. 14, 2022. Bobby was born on Aug. 31, 1937 in Hatfield, Ark. to Raymond and Irene (Sullivan) Griffin. Bobby married Nancy Nelson on Nov. 26, 1961 and had two beautiful daughters,[Read More…]

Nancy J. Dillon

1927 – Sept. 5, 2022 Nancy J. Dillon passed away Sept. 5, 2022. She was just days away from her 95th birthday. She was born in Eugene to Aksel and Anna Thorsfeldt, both of whom had immigrated from Norway. Her elementary years were on McKenzie View Drive in a one-room[Read More…]

George Burton Partridge

June 3, 1925 – Sept. 20, 2022 George Burton Partridge, 97, passed away peacefully Sept. 20, 2022.  He was born in Dubois, Idaho on June 3, 1925 to Burt and Susan Partridge (Sammons). George joined Kathryn, James and Gale, who all preceded him in death.  The family moved to Oregon,[Read More…]