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In Memoriam: Kara Elaine Bachand (Jan. 21, 1970 – Aug. 25, 2023)

Kara Elaine Bachand, 53, passed away on Aug. 25, 2023 in Silverton, Oregon.

She was born in Portland, Oregon to Bernard and Donita Kay Bachand. She was an only child.

Kara grew up in Prineville, Oregon and Silverton. She attended school in Prineville and Silverton.

She worked in the banking industry.

Kara enjoyed traveling and spending time with family and friends. She loved graphic design. She enjoyed exchanging ideas and had a wonderful sense of humor and a beautiful smile. She enjoyed listening to music.

She was preceded in death by her father. She is survived by, her mother, Donita Kay Bachand, and uncle, Randy Egan (Laura Fish).

A Memorial Mass was held at St. Paul Catholic Church in Silverton, on Sept. 9, followed by a reception at the church basement.

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