OBITUARIES: Wednesday, July 23

By Observer Upload July 23, 2014 10:20 am
Wood, Bradley, Hermann, Aichele-Harwood

Darrell Wood


Darrell D. Wood, 85, of Union, passed away on Monday at his residence. A full obituary will be published at a later time. Loveland Funeral Chapel & Crematory will be handling the arrangements. 


Susan LaVell Bradley

La Grande


Susan LaVell Bradley, 64, of La Grande, died July 13 at her residence.

Memorial contributions may be made to Loveland Funeral Chapel, 1508 Fourth St., La Grande, OR 97850, to help the family with the funeral expenses.

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Lawrence William “Buck” Hermann

Formerly of La Grande


Lawrence William (Buck) Hermann, 96, longtime resident of La Grande, passed away peacefully with his family by his side July 17 at a care facility in Hood River.  Buck was born on May 9, 1918, in Hester, Mo., to William and Mary Herrmann (a birth certificate error caused Buck’s last name to forever be spelled differently than his parents’).   

Memorial contributions may be made to Heart of Hospice, Hood River, or the Shriner’s Hospital for Crippled Children in care of Loveland Funeral Chapel, 1508 Fourth Street, La Grande, OR 97850.

Online condolences may be made to the family at 


Edna Aichele-Harwood

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 was held July 18 at the Munselle-Rhodes Funeral Home, 902 S. Main St., Milton-Freewater with interment at the Milton-Freewater Cemetery.  

Memorial contributions may be made to the North Powder City Library in care of the funeral home. 

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