In Memoriam: Bert Warren Kleiner (Oct. 4, 1928 – May 30, 2022)

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Bert Warren Kleiner, 93, passed over peacefully on May 30 surrounded by family members in Mount Angel, Oregon, where his wife Sonia said, “Bert has gone home to be with the Lord.” He was born on Oct. 4, 1928 in Portland, Oregon, ...

In Memoriam: Freda Lavon Zitzelberger (July 21, 1947 – Aug. 25, 2022)

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Freda Lavon Zitzelberger was passed away Aug. 25, 2022. She was born in Salem, Oregon to Leonard and Bonnie Bradbury on July 21, 1947. Freda lived in Oregon her whole life, working in Salem, before marrying Allen Zitzelberger on April 15, 1972. Freda’s ...

In Memoriam: Leo Joseph Ilg (March 8, 1935 – Aug. 21, 2022)

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Leo Joseph Ilg passed away peacefully in his home on Aug. 21, 2022 surrounded by his children, grandchildren, and nieces and nephew. Leo was born on March 8, 1935 in Lincoln, Nebraska to Xavier and Josephine Ilg. He spent his ...

In Memoriam: Janet Louise Foster (Oct. 4, 1956 – July 31, 2022)

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Janet Louise Foster was born in Hot Springs, Arkansas on Oct. 4, 1956. Her family moved to Silverton, Oregon in 1970. Janet graduated from Silverton High School in 1974 and soon after married her high school sweetheart. Janet was a homemaker for more than ten ...

In Memoriam: Eunice Hansen (May 25, 1924 – Aug. 5, 2022)

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E. Eunice Hansen was born on the morning of May 25, 1924 in Silverton and was greeted by her parents, Silas and Emma Torvend, and her two brothers and one sister. She lived happily on the family farm which was ...

In Memoriam: Wayne A. Devine (Sept. 24, 1942 – Aug. 14, 2022)

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Wayne A. Devine passed away Sunday, Aug. 14, 2022 at the age of 79. He was the youngest of four children born to Merle and Hazel (Bevier) Devine. Wayne was born in Gates, Oregon on Sept. 24, 1942, where he ...

In Memoriam: Carl E. Dahlberg (Jan. 17, 1955 – July 30, 2022)

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Carl E. Dahlberg died at Silverton Hospital on July 30, 2022 due to extended health complications. He was born in Silverton on Jan. 17, 1955 to Wilmer and Edna Dahlberg. He was the youngest of six children.  He loved bowling, hunting, ...

In Memoriam: Gilda A. Farrell (April 12, 1949–Dec. 5, 2021)

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The family of Gilda Amber Farrell invite all who knew her to join in their remembrance of her wonderful life on Saturday, Sept. 10 at 11 a.m. at St. Paul’s Church, 1410 Pine St., Silverton. There will be a luncheon directly ...

In Memoriam: Carol Jean Blakely (June 10, 1945 – Aug. 13, 2022)

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Carol Jean Blakely of Silverton, Oregon passed away on Saturday, Aug. 13, 2022, at the age of 76. A private internment will take place at a later date in the Willamette National Cemetery. Carol was born on June 10, 1946, in Medford Oregon, to D.A. Parker ...

In Memoriam: Bert Warren Kleiner (Oct. 4, 1928 – May 30, 2022)

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Bert Warren Kleiner, 93, passed away peacefully on May 30, 2022 surrounded by family members in Mount Angel, Oregon. He was born on Oct. 4, 1928 in Portland, Oregon, to parents who had immigrated from Europe – a German father ...

In Memoriam: Roy Eldon Johnson (June 14, 1944 – Aug. 4, 2022)

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Roy Eldon Johnson (Eldon as he preferred to be called) passed away on Aug. 4, 2022 after an extended illness. He died surrounded by family and friends in Silverton. Eldon was born in Eureka, California to Gunnar and Mayme Johnson. He ...

In Memoriam: Jim Rue (Nov. 9, 1949 – July 19, 2022)

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 Jim Rue, resident of Silverton, Oregon, died early in the morning of July 19. Jim had just retired from his 11-year position as Director of the Oregon Department of Land Conservation and Development where he was responsible for the adoption and regulation of rules for ...

In Memoriam: Mildred Marcheta Hicks (Nov. 3, 1925 – May 14, 2022)

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After living a full life of 96 years, Mildred Marcheta Hicks has now joined her husband in heaven. She was born in Coos Bay, Oregon, on Nov. 3, 1925, and died in Tacoma, Washington on May 14, 2022. Marcheta, as she was known by ...

In Memoriam: Charles Richard Walter (Aug. 18, 1947 – July 17, 2022)

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Charles “Chuck” Walter of Silverton, Oregon passed away at his home on Sunday, July 17, 2022 at the age of 74. He was born Aug. 18, 1947 to Eddie and Helen (Schaffer) Walter in Fairbury, Illinois and was the seventh of 13 children. Chuck is ...

In Memoriam: Elizabeth Hoy (April 5, 1955 – July 12, 2022)

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Elizabeth (Beth) Fay Hoy died July 12, 2022, at her residence in Salem, Oregon surrounded by family. She courageously fought cancer for years. Beth was born in Silverton, Oregon to Robert and Juanita Mallorie on April 5, 1955. She attended Silverton schools along ...

In Memoriam: Dan Duncan (Jan. 26, 1960 – June 15, 2022)

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On June 15th, 2022 Dan passed away quietly and unexpectedly at home near Bend, Oregon where he had just moved to enjoy retirement. Dan was born January 26, 1960 in Lancaster, CA and as a child moved to Silverton in 1962.  ...

In Memoriam: Boyd Keith Fish (May 10, 1931 – June 19, 2022)

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Boyd Keith Fish, 91, beloved husband and father, passed away peacefully at his home on June 19, 2022, in Silverton, Oregon. A Rosary service and funeral mass was held on July 2 at St. Paul Catholic Church, 1410 Pine St., Silverton, ...

In Memoriam: James Hauth Sr. (Sept. 28, 1937 – June 23, 2022)

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James “Hollywood” Hauth, Sr. was born to Catherine and Wendel Hauth on Sept. 28, 1937. He was the youngest of 11 children.  He was predeceased by his parents; brothers, Fred Francis and Donald; as well as sisters, Marcella Diehl, Georgianna Hansen, ...

In Memoriam: Marvin Lee Hage Sr. (May 20, 1940 – June 3, 2022)

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Marvin Lee Hage, Sr., 82, of Silverton, Oregon passed away on June 3, 2022. Marvin was born to Roy and Zelma (McClure) Hage on May 20, 1940 in Silverton, where he grew up on the family farm. After graduating high school, ...

In Memoriam: Donald Ray Fleck (March 31, 1954 – June 26, 2022)

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  Born to Leonard Fleck and Betty Wolf on March 31, 1954, Donald Ray Fleck’s last call was in the early morning of June 26, 2022. He was the sole responder. It was “C” shift. He was raised in Mount Angel with four brothers and one ...

In Memoriam: Margaret Anne Shetler    (March 18, 1922 – June 13, 2022)

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Margaret Anne (Pursley) Shetler, 100, of Silverton, Oregon, died June 13, 2022.  She was born March 18, 1922 in Oroville, Washington, to Courtney and Thelma Rae (Taylor) Pursley. She was the oldest of four: Myron, John, and Dorothy – all deceased. ...

In Memoriam: Virginia Amelia Wolf Sessums    (March 10, 1940 – March 14, 2022)

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Virginia Amelia Wolf Sessums, 82, of Silverton, Oregon, passed away peacefully at home with family at her side. Virginia was born in Bismarck, North Dakota to Jacob and Philomena Wolf. She was one 11 children (Clara, John, Mary, Cecelia, Gabe Agnes, ...

In Memoriam: Warren Calvin Levecke (Oct. 17, 1924 – April 11, 2022)

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 Warren Calvin Levecke passed away on April 11, 2022 at the age of 97 in Mount Angel, Oregon. He was born October 17, 1924 in Warren, Oregon to Max Emil and Teckla Levecke. Warren had one brother, Theodore, and two sisters, ...

In Memoriam: Tamara Anderson   (Aug. 24, 1963 – March  8, 2022)

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Tamara Lynn Anderson was born in Oceanside, California on Aug. 24, 1963. She passed away peacefully at Our Lady of Peace Hospice House, Saint Paul, Minnesota, March 8, 2022. She fought a rare and aggressive cancer for three years all ...

In Memoriam: Clifford Eugene Herr (July 25, 1932 – May 13, 2022)

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Clifford Eugene Herr, 89, of Silverton, Oregon passed away peacefully on May 13, 2022. Clifford was born on July 25, 1932, in Salem, Oregon to Edith (Lichty) and Ralph Herr of Silverton, Oregon. Clifford grew up on a farm outside Central Howell, ...