The Woodburn Independent - Obituaries

SUBMITTED - Lavonne Burnham
April 22, 2015

Lavonne Mae Burnham

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February 20, 1933 - April 18, 2015 Lavonne Mae Burnham was born Feb. 20, 1933 in Tracy, Minnesota, to Carl and Beatrice (Pearsall) Nyquist. She died peacefully at her home April 18, 2015. The…
SUBMITTED - Ruth Schooley
April 22, 2015

Ruth Schooley

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January 9, 1936 - April 10, 2015 Ruth Cashdollar Schooley, 79, of Woodburn, died Friday the 10th of April, 2015. Ruth was born on Jan. 9, 1936 in Mars, Pennsylvania, to Frank and Esther…
SUBMITTED - Alice Berkey
April 16, 2015

Alice Mildred Berkey

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December 23, 1933 - April 7, 2015 Canby resident Alice Mildred Berkey, age 81, went to be with her Lord and Savior April 7, 2015. She was born in Alliance, Neb., Dec. 23, 1933 to Louis and Julia…
April 16, 2015

Geri Lynn Bailey

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September 10, 1953 - April 9, 2015 Geri Lynn Bailey of Woodburn died at age 61 on April 9, 2015. Geri was born on Sept. 10, 1953 in San Diego, Calif. to George and Margene May. Geri is one of…
SUBMITTED - Mick DeSantis
April 16, 2015

Mick DeSantis

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April 22, 1946 - April 10, 2015 Mick DeSantis, born April 22, 1946 passed away April 10, 2015 due to cardiac arrest. His wife of almost 49 years, Ruth, was by his side. Mick was born in…
SUBMITTED - Loretta Brusch
April 16, 2015

Loretta Maxine Brusch

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November 13, 1924 - April 13, 2015 Loretta Maxine Brusch died at the age of 90 on April 13, 2015. She was born Nov. 13, 1924 in Vetal, S.D. to Frank and Eva (Kuskie) Copeland. Loretta and her…
SUBMITTED - Robert Harkins
April 16, 2015

Robert James Harkins

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March 18, 1931 - March 28, 2015 Bob died peacefully in his sleep at home. He was 84. He was born in Mount Pleasant, Mich. He attended a one-room schoolhouse as a child, lettered in many sports…
SUBMITTED - Alfred John Moon
April 16, 2015

Alfred John Moon

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May 31, 1921 - April 5, 2015 Alfred “Al” “Jack” John Moon was born on May 31, 1921 and passed away April 5, 2015. Jack survived his mother Ester Agnes Moon (Mack/Lavierr), father Alfred Gleson…
SUBMITTED - Evelyn Crosby
April 08, 2015

Evelyn Carroll Crosby

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September 10, 1926 - March 28, 2015 Evelyn Carroll Crosby, 88, of Woodburn, went to be with the Lord on March 28, 2015, in Mount Angel. Visitation was held April 3 at Cornwell Colonial Chapel in…
April 08, 2015

George Holland

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June 5, 1927 - April 5, 2015 George Holland, a devoted husband, father and grandfather, died at the age of 87 on April 5, 2015. George was born on June 5, 1927, to George Henry and Marion Kate…

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SUBMITTED - George Bernards
Apr 08, 2015

George A. Bernards

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October 14, 1919 - March 25, 2015 George A. Bernards died at the age of 95 on March 25, 2015. George was born Oct. 14, 1919 in St. Paul to Frank and Charlotta (VanLoo) Bernards. He lived his…
SUBMITTED - Orville Mott
Mar 25, 2015

Orville Mott

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May 7, 1922 - March 13, 2015 Orville Mott, 92, passed into the arms of the Lord on March 13, 2015. He is survived by his best friend and longtime companion Leah Arriaga, son James (Shirley),…
SUBMITTED - Elmer Lee Hoffman
Mar 25, 2015

Elmer Lee Hoffman

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December 29, 1919 - March 18, 2015 Elmer Lee Hoffman was born Dec. 29, 1919, in Dayton, Wash., to Emma Irene Carver and Albert Lynn Hoffman. He had a brother, Lynn, and sister, Mable. Elmer…
SUBMITTED - Elbert Driver
Mar 25, 2015

Elbert "Al" Dale Driver

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July 5, 1930 - March 20, 2015 Elbert “Al” Dale Driver, born July 5, 1930, to Lloyd and Ferne (Hostetler) Driver in Wichita, Kan., passed away March 20, 2015. He was 84. At the age of 6, his…
Mar 11, 2015

Concepcion "Concha" Leyva

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December 23, 1937 - February 28, 2015 Concha, a longtime resident of the Woodburn area passed away on Saturday the 28th of February. She was 77 years young. Concha was born on Dec. 23, 1937 in…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED - John Cox
Mar 04, 2015

John Jay Cox

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April 28, 1955 - March 2, 2015 John Jay Cox, 59, passed away after an eight-year battle with Frontotemporal dementia in Woodburn, where he and his wife, Lorrie, resided for 10 years. John…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - Elvira Sollid
Mar 04, 2015

Elvira Sollid

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January 25, 1914 - February 22, 2015 Elvira Sollid was born in Flaxton, N.D., on Jan. 25, 1914, and passed away peacefully in Woodburn on Feb. 22, 2015. She had celebrated her 101st birthday…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED - Sylvia Ortiz-Cordero
Mar 04, 2015

Sylvia Luz Ortiz-Cordero

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June 20, 1925 - February 23, 2015 Sylvia Luz Ortiz-Cordero, of Woodburn, died at the age of 89 on Feb. 23, 2015. Sylvia was born June 20, 1925, in Mayagüez, Puerto Rico, to Luis and Julia…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED - Allen Arnold
Feb 25, 2015

Allen Rey Arnold

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November 12, 1962 - February 9, 2015 Allen Rey Arnold was born in Carmel, Calif., on the 12th of November, 1962. He passed away on Monday, Feb. 9, due to a motor vehicle accident. He was 52. The…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED - Rose Pirelli
Feb 25, 2015

Rose Salandra Pirelli

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November 29, 1927-February 20, 2015 Rose Salandra Pirelli passed away in Hubbard on Feb. 20, 2015. She was born in Arcavacata di Rende, Italy, a small hamlet of Rende in the province of Cosenza.…