South County Spotlight - Obituaries

Albert Harry Schmit
August 26, 2016

Albert Harry Schmit

by Nicole Thill
Sept. 11, 1928-Aug. 20, 2016 Albert Harry Schmit died on August 20, 2016, in Portland, Oregon surrounded by his family. He was 87 years old. He was born on September 11, 1928, in Scappoose,…
William ‘Bill' Joseph Bernert
August 26, 2016

William 'Bill' Joseph Bernert

by Nicole Thill
July 2, 1929-Aug. 18, 2016 William (Bill) Joseph Bernert, 87, died August 18, 2016, in his home in Redland, Oregon. He was born in Willamette, Oregon on July 2, 1929, the third child and oldest…
Mary M. Newell Dickinson
August 26, 2016

Mary M. Newell Dickinson

by Nicole Thill
Oct. 22, 1947-Aug. 20, 2016 Mary M. Newell Dickinson, 68, of St. Helens, Oregon passed away peacefully in her sleep on August 20, 2016. Mary was born on October 22, 1947, in Akron, Ohio to…


SUBMITTED PHOTO - Bernadette M. (Cogozzo) Albertine
August 22, 2016

Bernadette M. (Cogozzo) Albertine

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May 17, 1925 - August 10, 2016 Bernadette M. (Cogozzo) Albertine, “Bertie”, 91, was born in Chicago, Il, the daughter of Alphonse V. and Susan M. (DeFrancesco) Cogozzo. She grew up with brothers…
Lawrence ‘Larry' Francis Vanderwerf
August 19, 2016

Lawrence 'Larry' Francis Vanderwerf

by Nicole Thill
Jan. 31, 1936-Aug. 13, 2016 Lawrence (Larry) Francis Vanderwerf, 80, passed away August 13, 2016, with family by his side in Portland, Oregon. Larry was born at the family home in Scappoose to…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - Genevieve Ellen Vincent
August 17, 2016

Genevieve Ellen Vincent

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November 29, 1935 - August 11, 2016 Genevieve Ellen Vincent, a former resident of Columbia County, and most recently, Portland, passed away on August 11, 2016 at Providence Portland Medical…
Barbara Dahlgren
August 05, 2016

Barbara Dahlgren

by Nicole Thill
Sept. 20, 1923-July 28, 2016 Barbara Adair Dahlgren (Wilson) went to be with her Lord on July 28, 2016, at the age of 92. Barbara was born on September 20, 1923, in Los Angeles, California to…
Geraldine Sue
July 28, 2016

Geraldine Sue

by Nicole Thill
Jan. 2, 1943-July 22, 2016 On July 22, Geraldine Sue passed away with her sons at her bedside. Geri was born January 2, 1943, in Portland, Oregon to Harold and Babe Vader Repp. Geri grew up in…
Flavel M. Runyan
July 22, 2016

Flavel M. Runyan

by Nicole Thill
July 1, 1925-July 12, 2016 Flavel Runyan of Columbia City died peacefully Tuesday July 12, 2016, surrounded by his loving family at his bedside. Flavel was born in Cadillac, Michigan to Bernard…
July 15, 2016

Garry Moore

by Nicole Thill
May 20, 1933-July 6, 2016 Garry Moore passed away in his St. Helens home surrounded by family on July 6, 2016. Garry Moore was born on May 20, 1933, in Valley City, North Dakota to Donald and…

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Jul 15, 2016

Evelyn Sanders

by Nicole Thill
June 7, 1926-July 4, 2016 Evelyn Mae Sanders (Vonins) passed away July 4, 2016, at the age of 90 in St. Helens, Oregon. Evelyn was born on June 7, 1926, in Holland, Michigan to Urs and Inez…
Kathie R. Thorp
Jul 15, 2016

Kathie R. Thorp

by Nicole Thill
May 2, 1957-June 20, 2016 Kathie R. Thorp, born Kathy Renee Dougherty, of St. Helens, passed away June 20, 2016, at the age of 59 at Providence St. Vincent hospital after experiencing a second…
Donna Jo Walter
Jul 15, 2016

Donna Jo Walter

by Nicole Thill
Nov. 14, 1936, 1936-July 7, 2016 Donna Jo Walter died peacefully on July 7, 2016, with her family at her side. Donna was born November 14, 1936, in Dayville, Oregon, to Wilma Amis Larkin and…
Theresa Lewis
Jul 15, 2016

Theresa Lewis

by Nicole Thill
Jan. 27, 1924-June 8, 2016 On June 8, 2016, at 6:30 a.m., after a long and laborious night, “Mother” Theresa Lewis, a longtime resident of Scappoose, went to be with our Lord. We mourn because…
Robert ‘Bob' Alloway
Jul 08, 2016

Robert 'Bob' Alloway

by Nicole Thill
March 14, 1936-July 1, 2016 Robert “Bob” Alloway, 80, passed away on Friday July 1, 2016, at Legacy Good Samaritan Medical Center in Portland, after fighting a five year long battle with…
Elizabeth ‘Steppie' Gertrude Miller
Jul 08, 2016

Elizabeth 'Steppie' Gertrude Miller

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May 12, 1926-June 28, 2016 Elizabeth “Steppie” Miller of Scappoose, Oregon passed away at her home on June 28, 2016. She was born May 12, 1926, to Charles and Addie (Cole) Stepp in Topeka,…
Charles Pardue
Jul 01, 2016

Charles J. Pardue

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Jan. 12, 1960-June 21, 2016 Charles J. Pardue passed away after losing his battle with cancer on June 21, 2016. He was born on January 12, 1960, in Sunnyside, Washington. He graduated from St.…
Kristin Irene (Shrock) Langlois
Jun 24, 2016

Kristin Irene (Shrock) Langlois

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July 6, 1969-June 7, 2016 Kristin was born in St. Helens on July 6, 1969, to Arjil and Joanne Shrock. She died June 7, 2016, in Seattle, Washington while awaiting a liver transplant. She…
Jessica Lynn (Warren) VanDolah
Jun 20, 2016

Jessica Lynn (Warren) VanDolah

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April 24, 1978-June 1, 2016 Heaven has received yet another angel too soon. Our world lost a loving mother, a beautiful woman inside and out, a daughter, a sister, and a devoted friend of many.…
Marian Helen Harris
Jun 14, 2016

Marian Helen Harris

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Oct. 12, 1914-June 1, 2016 Marian was born in Parkrose, Oregon on October 12, 1914, to John and Lou (Northrop) Shoemaker, the fifth of six children. She received her wings on June 1, 2016, at…