OBITUARIES: Monday, April 7

By Observer Upload April 07, 2014 01:31 pm
Burford, Church-Rieke, Dyer, Hansen, Pieper, Shenfield, Stites

Vivian E. Burford

La Grande

Vivian E. Burford, 94, La Grande, died Friday at a local care facility. A celebration of life will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday at the First Baptist Church in La Grande. 

A full obituary will be published later.  Loveland Funeral Chapel & Crematory will be handling the arrangements.

 

Amanda Church-Rieke

La Grande

A celebration of life for Amanda Church-Rieke will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday at Loveland Funeral Chapel. Vernon Slippy will officiate the service.

 

Janice Dale Dyer

Elgin

A celebration of life for Janice Dale Dyer will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday at the Summerville Baptist Church. Loveland Funeral Chapel is in charge of the arrangements.

 

Thelma Hansen

La Grande

Thelma Hansen, 87, La Grande, died Saturday at home. A full obituary will be published later. Loveland Funeral Chapel & Crematory will be handling the arrangements.

 

Grace Pieper

La Grande

Grace Pieper, 91, of La Grande, died Sunday at a local care facility. A funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday at Zion Lutheran Church in La Grande. 

A full obituary will be published later. Loveland Funeral Chapel & Crematory will be handling the arrangements.

 

Richard E. Shenfield

La Grande

Richard E. Shenfield, 77, La Grande, died Sunday in a hospital in Spokane, Wash., after a short illness. 

A full obituary will be published later. Loveland Funeral Chapel and Crematory is in charge of his care and arrangements.

 

Olive Bell Stites

Boise, Idaho

Olive Bell Stites, 93, of Boise, Idaho, and formerly of La Grande, died Friday at her home. 

A graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday at Grandview Cemetery. Services are under the direction of Summers Funeral Homes, Ustick Chapel, Meridian, Idaho.

 

Rena ‘Idella’ Trick

La Grande

Rena “Idella” Trick, 88, of La Grande, died Friday at a local care facility. A full obituary will be published later. Loveland Funeral Chapel & Crematory will be handling the arrangements.

 

Edward Leroy Yeager

Elgin

A graveside service for Edward Leroy Yeager will be held at the Willamette National Cemetery, Portland, at 12:30 p.m. Wednesday.  A celebration of life will be held at 3 p.m. Wednesday at Bethany Church in Canby. Loveland Funeral Chapel is in charge of the arrangements.