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Gary Waterhouse
Gary Waterhouse

REDMOND – Gary Waterhouse, 75, of Prairie City, died Jan. 18 at St. Charles Medical Center in Redmond. A celebration of life potluck will be held at noon, Saturday, Feb. 7, at the Strawberry Grange Hall in Prairie City. Doors will open at 11...

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Vera Hensley

Vera Hensley, 91, died Jan. 20 at her Canyon City home. Services are pending.

Mrs. Hensley was born July 2, 1923, in Sallisaw, Okla., to Jesse and Dora (Davis) Shelton. She attended Vale High School.

On Dec. 22, 1941, she married Vinton...

Evelyn Lois Cates
Evelyn Lois Cates

Evelyn Lois Cates, 89, died Jan. 25 at her Mt. Vernon home, surrounded by family. A memorial service will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 31, at the Mt. Vernon Community Center.

Mrs. Cates was born on May 7, 1925, in Leese, Wash., the fourth...

Vera Hensley

Vera Hensley, 91, died Jan. 20 at her Canyon City home. No services are planned at this time.

Arrangements are under the care of Driskill Memorial Chapel, 241 S. Canyon Blvd., John Day, OR 97845.

Olive Catherine (Criger) Morgan

LA GRANDE – Olive Catherine (Criger) Morgan, 90, died Dec. 25 at her La Grande home. A memorial service will be announced at a later date.

Mrs. Morgan was born March 8, 1924, in Alhambra, Calif., to Floyd L. and Jennie F. (Jardee) Criger.

William Eugene Livingston
William Eugene Livingston

William Eugene Livingston, 83, of Canyon City died Saturday January 10, 2014 at his home. There are no services planned at this time.

William was born to Thomas and Delma (Taylor) Livingston on June 15, 1931 in Lorain, Ohio. He spent two years...

Loreene Bates

Loreene Bates, 80, of Prairie City, died Jan. 17 at her daughter’s John Day home. Services are pending.

Memorial contributions may be made to Blue Mountain Hospice or a kidney donation charity, through Driskill Memorial Chapel, 241 S.

Lucille Morgan Spell Reeves

MACON, Miss. – Lucille Morgan Spell Reeves, 91, died Jan. 17 at Noxubee General Hospital in Macon, Miss. Visitation will be Wednesday evening, Jan. 21, and Thursday, Jan. 22, prior to the funeral service at the Chapel of Cockrell Funeral Home...

Blaine Kendall

BEND – Blaine Kendall, 71, of John Day, died Jan. 16 at St. Charles Medical Center. A memorial service will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 24, at Prairie Baptist Church in Prairie City, with Al Altnow officiating. Interment will follow at Prairie...

Kerry Sharp

BEND – Kerry Sharp, 70, died Jan. 4 at St. Charles Medical Center in Bend, with her family by her side. Per her wishes, she will be cremated. The family will spread her ashes during a Celebration of Life June 7 at Magone Lake. All family and...

William Livingston

William Livingston, 83, died Jan. 10 at his Canyon City home. Services are pending.

Arrangements are under the care of Driskill Memorial Chapel, 241 S. Canyon Blvd., John Day, OR 97845.

Betty Jo Pillar

Betty Jo Pillar, 82, of Walla Walla, Wash., former camp host at Magone Lake, died Nov. 29.

Mrs. Pillar was born Aug. 2, 1932, in Hollywood, Calif., to Dwight and Julia Frankeberger.

Among other activities and duties during her life, she...

Robert ‘Bob’ Clair

BEND – Robert “Bob” Clair, 63, of John Day, died Dec. 5 at St. Charles Medical Center in Bend, with his children by his side. In keeping with his wishes, he was cremated. His ashes will be scattered at his favorite hunting and...

Thomas Janec

Thomas Vladimir Janec, 79, died Dec. 24 at his Prairie City home. There will be no services.

Mr. Janec was born May 13, 1935, to Walter and Emily (Weiss) Janec in Chicago. In his younger years, he served four years in the U.S. Marines. He worked...

Winston Waters
Winston Waters

Winston Irvin Waters, 96, of John Day, died Dec. 21 at Blue Mountain Care Center in Prairie City. There will be no services.

Mr. Waters was born July 21, 1918, in South Dayton, N.Y. to Irvin and Grace (Cookingham) Waters. He graduated from South...

Kerry Sharp

BEND – Kerry Sharp, 70, of Canyon City, died Jan. 4, at St. Charles Medical Center in Bend. Services are pending.

Arrangements are under the direction of Driskill Memorial Chapel, 241 S. Canyon Blvd., John Day, OR 97845.

Winston Waters

Winston Waters, 96, of John Day, died Dec. 21 at Blue Mountain Care Center in Prairie City. No services are planned at this time.

Arrangements are under the care of Driskill Memorial Chapel, 241 S. Canyon Blvd., John Day, OR 97845.

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