La Grande

William F. Howell, 93, of La Grande, died Feb. 1 at his residence. A graveside service for William and his wife, Florence, who died last summer, will be held Feb. 9 at 11 a.m. at the Summerville Cemetery. Casual dress is preferred by the family. Attendees must wear a mask and practice social distancing to meet COVID-19 guidelines. The service will be livestreamed for those who cannot attend; go to and click on the “Funeral Videos” button near the bottom of the home page just before 11 a.m.

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