OBITUARIES: Wednesday, May 21

By Observer Upload May 21, 2014 12:17 pm
Mitts, Boothman, Wegner, Carr, Combes

Lota Mitts

La Grande

An informal celebration of life will be held for Lota Mitts at 2 p.m. Friday at Tamarack Court Apartments, 1613 21st St., in the community room.

Mitts, 85, of La Grande, died April 9 at Grande Ronde Hospital.


Jacquelynn Ellen Boothman

La Grande

A memorial service will be held for Jacquelynn Ellen Boothman at 11 a.m. May 28 at St. Peter’s Episcopal Church. Casual dress is requested by the family. Loveland Funeral Chapel is in charge of the arrangements.


David Gary Wegner

Formerly of Union County

David Gary Wegner, 68, of Nampa, Idaho, and formerly of Oregon City and Union County, died at his home in Nampa Friday. A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday at Daniels~Knopp Funeral, Cremation & Life Celebration Center.


Daniel Ray Carr

La Grande


Daniel Ray Carr, 46, of La Grande, died April 8 at his residence. No services are planned at this time.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the family to help with funeral expenses in care of Loveland Funeral Chapel, 1508 Fourth St., La Grande, OR 97850

Online condolences to the family may be made at


Patricia Ruth Combes



Patricia Ruth Combes, 83, of Joseph, died April 11 at the Providence St. Vincent Medical Center in Portland. 

A service will take place at 11 a.m. May 31 at the Prairie Creek Cemetery in Joseph.

Memorial contributions may be made to Wallowa Valley Health Care Foundation or the Joseph United Methodist Church Memorial Fund.