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Norman ‘Norm’ Nelson
Norman ‘Norm’ Nelson

Norman “Norm” Nelson, 70, of Canyon City, died Nov. 7 at St. Charles Medical Center in Bend. All are welcome to a celebration of life potluck luncheon at 1 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 27, at the Grubsteak Restaurant in John Day.

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Imogene ‘Joe’ Murray
Imogene ‘Joe’ Murray

SPRINGFIELD – Imogene ‘Joe’ Murray, 93, formerly of John Day, died Nov. 29 in Springfield. Visitation was held Dec. 5, at Smith-Lund-Mills Funeral Chapel in Springfield, and a graveside service on Dec. 6 at Shields Cemetery in...

Delvin William ‘Del’ Vandetta
Delvin William ‘Del’ Vandetta

Delvin William “Del” Vandetta, 62, formerly of Monument, died Nov. 22. A memorial service was held Dec. 7 in Bend. A summer gathering is planned in Monument during the Fourth of July weekend.

Mr. Vandetta was born March 21, 1952,...

Wesley Wilson

BURNS – Wesley Wilson, 83, died Dec. 2, in Burns. A funeral service was held Dec. 6 at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

Mr. Wilson was born Nov. 2, 1931, in Roseburg, the seventh child of Achsa Hazel Davenport and Harry...

Imogene ‘Joe’ Murray

SPRINGFIELD – Imogene ‘Joe’ Murray, 93, formerly of John Day, died Nov. 29 in Springfield.

Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. Friday, Dec. 5, at Smith-Lund-Mills Funeral Chapel, 123 S. 7th St., Springfield. A graveside...

Norman ‘Norm’ Nelson

BEND – Norman “Norm” Nelson, 70, of Canyon City, died Nov. 7 at St. Charles Medical Center in Bend. Services are pending.

Mr. Nelson was born Jan. 14, 1944, in Corvallis, to Harold and Blanche (Hillyard) Nelson. He...

Clinton Mathew Brown

Clinton Mathew Brown, 57, of Dayville, died Nov. 12. A private service will be held at a later date.

Mr. Brown was born Aug. 21, 1956, in Eureka, to William and Fontella “Penny” (Wilson) Brown.

On April 6, 2013, he married...

Clarence ‘Buster’ Shearer

Clarence “Buster” Shearer, 84, died Nov. 19 at his Long Creek home, surrounded by family. Services are pending.

Mr. Shearer was born March 2, 1930, in Coquille, to Hugh and Dorothy (Johnson) Shearer.

On Aug. 15, 1959, he...

Clarence ‘Buster’ Shearer

Clarence “Buster” Shearer, 84, died Nov. 19 at his Long Creek home. Services are pending.

Memorial contributions may be made to the family of Buster Shearer through Driskill Memorial Chapel, 241 S. Canyon Blvd., John Day, OR...

Helen Lorraine Warner

BEND – Helen Lorraine Warner, 85, Canyon City, died Nov. 14 at St. Charles Medical Center in Bend. A memorial service was held Nov. 20 at Driskill Memorial Chapel.

Mrs. Warner was born Aug. 19, 1929, in Klamath Falls to Cecil Sharp and...

Homer Dewayne Wood

Homer Dewayne Wood, 76, died Nov. 18 at Richland, Wash., with family members at his side.

Mr. Wood was born April 18, 1938, in Marcia, N.M., to Homer and Edna Wood. He attended school in Mt. Vernon, Ore., and joined the Army in 1956. He served...

Candy Lee Olsen
Candy Lee Olsen

Candy Lee Olsen, 64, died Nov. 16 at her John Day home. A celebration of life was held Nov. 24.

Mrs. Olsen was born Jan. 21, 1950, in Prairie City, the youngest of three children to Darrell and Dorothy Johnson. She grew up on a ranch in Prairie...

Clinton Mathew Brown

Clinton Mathew Brown, 57, died Nov. 12 at this Dayville home. A private service will be held at a later date.

Mr. Brown was born Aug. 21, 1956, in Eureka, Calif., to William and Fontella “Penny” (Wilson) Brown.

On April 6,...

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