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Leslie ‘Hap’ McLeod
Leslie ‘Hap’ McLeod

Leslie “Hap” McLeod, 78, of Mt. Vernon passed away Sunday, Jan. 15, at Valley View Assisted Living facility in John Day. Per his request, no public services will be held.

McLeod was born on Feb. 19, 1938, in Bandon to Leslie...

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Margaret Leonora Shervey

Margaret Leonora Shervey, 93, of Eugene passed away Tuesday, Jan. 10, at Riverpark nursing home. Shervey and her husband, Earl, retired to John Day in 1990. She will be remembered during the 10 a.m. service Sunday, Jan. 22, at Pleasant Hill Lutheran...

Raymond Russell Lissman
Raymond Russell Lissman

Raymond Russell Lissman, 89, of Vale passed away peacefully at his home on Jan. 4.

Lissman was born Feb. 1, 1927, in Nelson, Nebraska, to Henry and Della (Webb) Lissman. He graduated high school in Pavillion, Wyoming, then the family moved to...

Leonard Osborne

Leonard Osborne, 74, of Fox passed away Wednesday, Jan. 4, at his home. Per his request, no public services will be held. Memorial contributions may be made to Blue Mountain Hospice or the Hamilton Cemetery through Driskill Memorial Chapel, 241 S.

Thomas Hunt

Thomas Hunt, 81, of Pendleton passed away on Dec. 31, 2016, at St. Anthony’s Hospital in Pendleton. Arrangements are with Gray’s West & Co. Pioneer Chapel. To leave a condolence visit

Elton D. Nesselrodt

Elton D. Nesselrodt of Boise, Idaho, passed away Dec. 22, 2016. He is survived by his mother, Valores Hall of Long Creek. No services are planned at this time.

Joan Bowling
Joan Bowling
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Robert M. ‘Bob’ Lesley
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Ralph Gano Miller
Ralph Gano Miller
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Karl ‘Ken’ Bremner

Karl “Ken” Bremner, 78, of John Day passed away Monday, Dec. 26, at Blue Mountain Hospital. Per his request, no services will be held. Memorial contributions may be made to Blue Mountain Hospice through Driskill Memorial Chapel, 241 S.

Earl C. Perry

Earl C. Perry, 68, of Mt. Vernon passed away Tuesday, Dec. 20, at Blue Mountain Hospital. A celebration of life will be held at 1 p.m. Dec. 24 at the Perry household, 300 NW Thompson St., Mt. Vernon. All friends and family are invited. Arrangements...

Diana Lee Smith

Diana Lee Smith, 70, of John Day passed away Sunday, Dec. 18, at her home. No public services are planned. Arrangements are under the care of Driskill Memorial Chapel, 241 S. Canyon Blvd., John Day, OR 97845. To leave a condolence, visit

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