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Carolyn Trujillo

Carolyn Trujillo, 80, of Monument, died May 3 at Blue Mountain Care Center in Prairie City. No services are planned at this time.

Mrs. Trujillo was born March 12, 1935, in Huntsville, Ark., to Duke Dotson and Chloie Binam. She attended Mitchell...

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Daniel Aarstad

Daniel Aarstad, 91, died June 26 at his John Day home, surrounded by family. A graveside service will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday, June 30, at Canyon City Cemetery.

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

David Leone Herburger
David Leone Herburger

David Herburger, 79, of Mt. Vernon died June 20 at Blue Mountain Care Center in Prairie City. A graveside service will be at 11 a.m. Thursday, June 25, at Moon Creek Cemetery west of Mt. Vernon, with Pastor Jack Retherford officiating.

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Augustia ‘Gussie’ Marie Hester

Augustia Hester, 88, of Mt. Vernon, died June 18 at Valley View Assisted Living Facility in John Day. A memorial service will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, June 27, at First Christian Church in John Day, with Pastor Al Altnow officiating.

Mrs.

Duane Walter Kessinger
Duane Walter Kessinger

APACHE JUNCTION, Ariz. – Duane Walter Kessinger, 66, died Nov. 12 in Apache Junction, Ariz.

A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m., Saturday, June 27, at Canyon City Cemetery.

Mr. Kessinger was born Sept. 1, 1948, to Walter I.

Dolores Elaine Hinton
Dolores Elaine Hinton

Dolores Elaine Hinton died June 15 in Pendleton. She was 86.

She was born to Lewis and Grace Lyon in Lewiston, Idaho, on Jan. 10, 1929, one of 15 children. She was raised and attended school in Leavenworth, Wash.

In 1948, she met and...

Susan E. Newstetter

A memorial celebration in memory of Sue Newstetter will be held Saturday, June 27, at Clyde Holliday State Park in Mt. Vernon.

There will be a service at 11 a.m., followed by an afternoon camp cooking-style potluck.

People are invited to...

Lawrence John Wolfgram
Lawrence John Wolfgram

Lawrence John Wolfgram, who had been an educator in Grant County, died June 12 at his Pendleton home, surrounded by family. He was 72.

In 2011 Mr. Wolfgram was diagnosed with colon cancer and underwent chemotherapy treatments which were...

Augustia Hester

Augustia “Gussie” Hester of John Day died Wednesday, June 17, at Valley View Assisted Living. She was 88.

A memorial service will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, June 27, at the First Christian Church, with Rev. Al Altnow...

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Susan E. Newstetter

Susan E. Newstetter was born to Robert Leon (Bud) and Bonnie Jean (Jean) Newstetter in Burbank, Calif. She grew up in Van Nuys, Calif., where she attended Robert Fulton Junior High and graduated in 1972 from Van Nuys High School.

In 1973, Sue...

Lawrence John Wolfgram

Lawrence John Wolfgram, a longtime educator in Grant County, died June 12 at his home in Pendleton.

Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Wednesday, June 17, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Pendleton, with interment...

Norma Lee Fry

A memorial service will be held Saturday, June 27, for Norma Lee Fry, who died last October.

Those attending will meet at Clyde Holliday State Park at 12 noon to carpool to the Hammons family homestead. A potluck will follow at Holliday...

Betty Jo Pillar

A Celebration of Life for Betty Jo Pillar will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, June 20, in the Lake Magone pavilion. The community is welcome to attend

Mrs. Pillar, who was a former camp host at the lake, died at age 82 on Nov. 29.

Frederick Orville Stoltz
Frederick Orville Stoltz

Frederick Orville Stoltz, 78, died May 28 at his John Day home. A Celebration of Life will be from noon-2 p.m. Saturday, June 13, at the John Day Senior Center. Those attending are encouraged to bring their favorite side dish for the potluck.

Inez Elizabeth Deming
Inez Elizabeth Deming

BEND – Inez Elizabeth Deming, 93, formerly of Grant County, died June 1 at the Awbrey House in Bend. Services are pending.

Mrs. Deming was born on May 20, 1922, in Polson, Mont., to Isaac and Helen (Davis) Hedrick. She was raised in...

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