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Charles ‘Pete’ Pickle

A Celebration of Life for Pete Pickle will be at 1 p.m. Saturday, May 23, at First Christian Church in John Day.

The family welcomes friends and acquaintances to bring a dish and memories to share at a potluck dinner afterward. For more...

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Conard Russell Johns

Conard Russell Johns, 86, of Fossil, died May 5 in Fox Valley. A celebration of life was held on May 11.

Mr. Johns was born Jan. 29, 1929, on the family ranch in Fox Valley, to Dewey Johns and Goldie Ivy Williams.

He served in the U.S.

Stella Emma Lang

PAGOSA SPRINGS, Colo. – Stella Emma Lang, 86, formerly of John Day, died April 29, at Pine Ridge Extended Care Center in Pagosa Springs, Colo. A memorial service will be at 1 p.m. Saturday, May 16, at Pagosa Bible Church, 209 Harman Park Dr.,...

Lura Lee Glass

A memorial service for former Grant County resident Lura Lee Glass will be at 3 p.m. Saturday, May 23 at the columbarium at Canyon City Cemetery.

Mrs. Glass died Aug. 31, 2014, in Peoria, Ariz. She attended school in Fossil and John Day. She and...

Olive Catherine (Criger) Morgan

A memorial service will be held for former Grant County resident Olive Catherine (Criger) Morgan, at noon, Saturday, May 23, at Long Creek Cemetery, with a potluck following at the Long Creek Community Center.

Mrs. Morgan died Dec. 25, 2014, at...

William ‘Bill’ Pope

William “Bill” Pope, 85, of Mt. Vernon, died May 4 at Blue Mountain Care Center in Prairie City. A graveside service was held May 9 at Moon Creek Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Grant County Fairgrounds through...

Benjamin Lindley Sr.

Benjamin Lindley Sr., 93, formerly of Grant County, died May 6 at Presbyterian Community Medical Center in Ontario. No services will be held at this time.

Arrangements are under the care of Driskill Memorial Chapel, 241 S. Canyon Blvd., John...

Clifford E. Reich

Clifford E. Reich, 86, of Monument, died May 5 in Walla Walla, Wash.

Arrangements are under the care of Munselle-Rhodes Funeral Home, 902 S. Main St., Milton-Freewater, OR 97862.

Conard Russell Johns

Conard Russell Johns, 86, of Fossil, died May 5 in Fox Valley.

A celebration of life will be at 11 a.m. Monday, May 11, at the old home place in Fox Valley. People unsure of the location may follow family members from Fox.

Arrangements are...

William ‘Bill’ Pope

William “Bill” Pope, 85, of Mt. Vernon, died May 4 at Blue Mountain Care Center in Prairie City. A graveside service will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, May 9, at Moon Creek Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Grant County...

Dean Kile

A memorial service for Dean Kile will be at 2 p.m. Friday, May 15, at Redeemer Lutheran Church in John Day. A reception will follow, at the church.

Kile, 81, died March 26 at Blue Mountain Hospital in John Day.

Memorial contributions may...

Susan Elizabeth Newstetter

Susan Elizabeth Newstetter, 60, died May 1 at her Mt. Vernon home, with her husband and friends by her side. A memorial celebration will be held at a later date.

Mrs. Newstetter was born July 21, 1954, in Van Nuys, Calif., to Robert and Jean...

Carolyn Trujillo

Carolyn Trujillo, 80, of Monument, died May 3 at Blue Mountain Care Center in Prairie City. There will be no services at this time.

Trujillo was a senior correspondent with the Blue Mountain Eagle for many years.

Arrangements are under...

Delores ‘Dee’ Noah

Delores “Dee” Noah, 85, died Feb. 24 at her Dayville home. No services are planned at this time.

Mrs. Noah was born May 2, 1929, in Woodland, Calif., to Gerald and Florence (Perkins) Bradley. She attended Santa Rosa High School,...

Loreene Dee Bates

Loreene Dee Bates, 80, of Prairie City died Jan. 17 in John Day. A memorial service will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, May 2, at First Christian Church in John Day. A reception will follow at the John Day Senior Center.

Mrs. Bates was born Nov. 23,...

Ersal ‘Gene’ Hickerson Jr.
Ersal ‘Gene’ Hickerson Jr.

Ersal “Gene” Hickerson Jr., 58, died April 21 at his John Day home, with his family by his side. At his request, no services will be held. A family gathering in his honor will be held at a later date.

Mr. Hickerson was born Aug.

Marie F. Lyman

Marie F. Lyman, 93, died April 6, 2015, at Valley View Assisted Living in John Day. A service was held April 13 in Salem, with Chris Williams of Fairview officiating.

Mrs. Lyman was born Nov. 13, 1921, in Tomah, Wisc., to Ray and Matilda...

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