Central Oregonian - Obituaries

July 21, 2016

Vernon Thompson

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January 23, 1953 ~ July 18, 2016 Vernon Thompson, 63, of Prineville, passed away Monday, July 18, 2016. Vernon was born Jan. 23, 1953. A private family service will be held at a later date.
CENTRAL OREGONIAN - Paul E. Gervais
July 21, 2016

Paul E. Gervais

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Paul E. Gervais passed away peacefully in Prineville on July 15, 2016. Paul was a loving husband to his wife, Judy N.; cherished child to his father, Wally, and stepmother, Elaine; a wonderful…
CENTRAL OREGONIAN - Linda Lee LaFon
July 21, 2016

Linda Lee LaFon

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August 21, 1947 ~ July 16, 2016 Linda Lee LaFon passed away July 16 in Prineville after a courageous battle with cancer. Linda was born Aug. 21, 1947, in Fresno, Calif., to parents Edward Emhoff…


CENTRAL OREGONIAN - Maurice 'Maury' Raymond Stone
July 21, 2016

Maurice 'Maury' Raymond Stone

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December 11, 1929 ~ January 4, 2016 Maurice "Maury" Raymond Stone, 86, of Bend, passed away Jan. 4 at his home in Aspen Ridge Assisted Living, in Bend. Maury married his high school sweetheart,…
CENTRAL OREGONIAN - Richard Carl Sumner
July 21, 2016

Richard Carl Sumner

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November 8, 1944 ~ July 16, 2016 Richard Carl Sumner, age 71, passed away peacefully in his sleep at his Bend home on July 16, following a year-and-a-half standoff with cancer. A Memorial…
July 18, 2016

Thelma G. Robertson

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Thelma G. Robertson, 96, of Prineville, passed away Tuesday, July 12, 2016. A service will be held Saturday, Sept. 3 at 11 a.m. at the First Baptist Church, in Prineville. A full obituary will…
July 18, 2016

Lynn E. Jay

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Lynn E. Jay, 56, of Prineville, died Saturday, July 16. Funeral arrangements will be announced by Whispering Pines Funeral Home.
July 18, 2016

Richard C. Sumner

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November 8, 1944 ~ July 16, 2016 Richard C. Sumner, 71, passed away July 16, 2016, at his home in Bend. A service will be held July 22, 2016, at 2 p.m. at the 1868 Room, 152 NW Fourth St., in…
July 18, 2016

Kay Tenny

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Kay Tenny, 63, of Prineville, passed away Thursday, July 7, 2016. There will be no public services held at this time.
July 18, 2016

Stephanie Johnson

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January 28, 1946 ~ July 8, 2016 Stephanie Johnson, of Prineville, went to rest on July 8, 2016. She was born Jan. 28, 1946. A service for Stephanie will be held Aug. 4 at Eastside Church, in…

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CENTRAL OREGONIAN - Shannon Michael Fox
Jul 14, 2016

Shannon Michael Fox

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October 29, 1969 ~ July 3, 2016 Shannon Michael Fox, 46, of Prineville, passed away Sunday, July 3. There will be a private celebration of his life with family in the upcoming weeks. He was born…
CENTRAL OREGONIAN - Bernadine Moore
Jul 14, 2016

Bernadine Moore

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February 14, 1930 ~ July 9, 2016 Bernadine Moore, 86, of Prineville, passed away Saturday, July 9. A service was held Thursday, July 14 at the Bible Way Church, in Prineville. Pastor Frank Bell…
CENTRAL OREGONIAN - Berna E. (McKenzie) Steelhammer
Jul 14, 2016

Berna E. (McKenzie) Steelhammer

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April 12, 1923 ~ July 10, 2016 Berna Elaine (McKenzie) Steelhammer, 93, passed away July 10 in Reno, Nev., after a lengthy illness. She was born to Cecil and Velda (Huston) McKenzie in her…
Jul 14, 2016

Kay Tenny

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Kay Tenny, 63, of Prineville, passed away Thursday, July 7, 2016. There will be no public services held at this time.
CENTRAL OREGONIAN - Joan Loretta Gerke
Jul 11, 2016

Joan Loretta Gerke

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August 25, 1924 ~ July 6, 2016 Joan Loretta Gerke, 91, a lifelong resident of Prineville, passed away July 6 in Reno, Nev. A Rosary will be held at St. Joseph Catholic Church on Friday, July 15…
CENTRAL OREGONIAN - Mary Snyder
Jul 11, 2016

Mary Louise (Cannon) (Stryker) Snyder

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September 1, 1920 ~ May 28, 2016 Mary Louise (Cannon) (Stryker) Snyder was born on Sept. 1, 1920, in Hood River to Arthur Monroe Cannon and Olive Marie Pfiffner. Louise grew up in Toledo and…
CENTRAL OREGONIAN - Stephanie E. Johnson
Jul 11, 2016

Stephanie E. Johnson

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January 28, 1946 ~ July 8, 2016 Stephanie E. Johnson went to be with her Heavenly Father on July 8, after battling Alzheimer’s for eight years. She is deeply loved and will be dearly missed by…
Jul 11, 2016

Marjorie Howard

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A memorial service for Marjorie Howard “Granny Foo Foo” will be held Saturday, July 16 at 10 a.m. at New Life Bible Chapel in Prineville.
Jul 11, 2016

Logan S. Farrell

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December 3, 1980 ~ July 3, 2016 Logan S. Farrell, 35, of Portland, passed away July 3, 2016. Logan was born Dec. 3, 1980. There will be a graveside service July 15 at the Riverview Cemetery, 300…
Jul 07, 2016

Carolyn Frances Luker

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Carolyn Frances Luker passed away June 2, 2016, at her home in Prineville, surrounded by her loving daughters. A Celebration of Life will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, July 10 at Ochoco Creek Park,…