Home Obituaries OBITUARIES: Wednesday, July 16
OBITUARIES: Wednesday, July 16
Kizer, Hayden, Jones, Abram, Nelson, Scott, Decker, Thomas, Brown, Botts, Alchele-Harwood, Scott, Griffin
Milo J. ‘MJ’ Kizer
Milo J. ‘MJ’ Kizer, 91, of High Valley, died Thursday at his home. A graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday at the Union Cemetery. The family requests casual dress for the graveside service. A celebration of life will be held in October. A full obituary will be published later by Daniels~Knopp.
Orrel ‘Buck’ Hayden
Orrel ‘Buck’ Hayden, 91, of La Grande, died June 16. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Monday at St. Peter’s Episcopal Church. A full obituary was published earlier and can be found at www.danielsknopp.com.
Kenric Kemps Jones
Kenric Kemps Jones, 81, of La Grande, died June 7. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. July 23 at St. Peter’s Episcopal Church. A full obituary was published earlier and can be found at www.danielsknopp.com.
Clarence Eugene Abram
Clarence Eugene Abram, 78, of La Grande and formerly of Edgefield, S.C., died Sunday at a local care facility. Viewing will be held from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Friday at Daniels~Knopp Funeral, Cremation & Life Celebration Center, 1502 Seventh St., La Grande.
A funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday at Daniels~Knopp followed by a committal at the Island City Cemetery. A full obituary will be published later.
Shane Patrick Nelson
Shane Patrick Nelson, 38, of La Grande, died Monday at his residence. A full obituary will be published later. A public viewing will be held from 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Thursday at Loveland Funeral Chapel.
A celebration of life will be held at the Island City Lighthouse Pentecostal Church at 10 p.m. Friday. Casual dress is preferred by the family.
Lawrence ‘Charlie’ Scott
A celebration of life service for Lawrence “Charlie” Scott will be held at 2 p.m. Aug. 9 at the Elgin Community Center. Loveland Funeral Chapel & Crematory will be handling the arrangements.
Catherine A. Decker
Catherine A. Decker, 75, of Wallowa died Monday. A service will begin at 10 a.m. Friday at Assembly of God Church in Wallowa. Memorials may be given to Wallowa County Search and Rescue. A full obituary will be published later.
Waldo Allen Thomas
Waldo Allen Thomas, 78, of Elgin, died at his residence July 7.
A graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. Friday at the Elgin Cemetery.
Online condolences may be made to the family at www.lovelandfuneralchapel.com.
Lillian Ellen Brown
Lillian Ellen Brown, 97, a lifetime resident of Union, died July 11 at Grande Ronde Hospital.
A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday at Island City Cemetery.
She is survived by second and third cousins and her caregivers who became her family, Glenda Shaul for the past 21 years and Pat Alexander for 16 years. Memorial contributions may be made to the Blue Mountain Humane Association.
Garald George Botts
Garald George Botts, 93, died May 11 at Wallowa Valley Senior Living in Enterprise. A celebration of life will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday at the Bollman Funeral Home. Interment will be private and limited to close family.
Formerly of North Powder
Edna Mae Aichele-Harwood, 91 of Baker City, a former resident of Milton-Freewater and North Powder, died July 7 at Settler’s Park, an assisted living and memory care center.
Her funeral will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at the Munselle-Rhodes Funeral Home, 902 S. Main St., Milton-Freewater.
Interment will follow at the Milton-Freewater Cemetery. Visitation for family and friends will be held from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.
Pauline Ann (Pengra) Scott
Formerly of La Grande
Polly Scott, 94, formerly of La Grande, died June 15 in Beaverton. A celebration of the life will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday at Atkinson Memorial Church, 710 Sixth St., Oregon City. A reception will follow.
Shane L. Griffin
Formerly of La Grande
Shane L. Griffin, 36, died suddenly at home in Molalla July 7.
A memorial service will be held at 4 p.m. Thursday at Bingaman’s Pond at Hull Lane and Grays Corner Road. People are asked to bring a side dish, chair and beverage to toast. They are asked to dress casually.