Madras Pioneer - Obituaries

SUBMITTED - Edsel Colvin in 1943
April 22, 2015

Edsel Vincent Colvin

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May 30, 1923 - April 14, 2015- Edsel Vincent Colvin, 91, died peacefully at his home in Madras, on April 14, 2015. He was born May 30, 1923, in Gold Beach, Ore. to Frank DeLong Colvin and…
April 16, 2015

Jack W. Murry

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April 6, 1922 - April 8, 2015- Jack was born April 6, 1922 in Almira, Wash., to Myrle and Margaret Murry. He graduated from Bend High School and enlisted in the U.S. Navy in 1940. He married…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - David Axelson
April 16, 2015

David Henry Axelson

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February 6, 1939 - April 9, 2015- David Henry Axelson, 76, was born in Seattle, Washington and died in Redmond, of complications from cancer. His dedication to family, friends and community will…
SUBMITTED PHOTOS - Evelyn Krebs
April 16, 2015

Evelyn Ruth Krebs

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Dec. 8, 1918 - March 6, 2015- Evelyn Ruth Krebs, 96, of Madras passed, away March 6, 2015. Ruth was born on Dec. 8, 1918, in Sleeper, Mo., to Furm Ancil Denton and Anna Katherine nee England.…
MADRAS PIONEER PHOTO - Earl 'Lucky' Sears
April 08, 2015

Earl Harrison Sears

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June 19, 1925 - March 30, 2015- Earl Harrison Sears “Lucky,” loving father and husband, will be remembered as a man who helped people and who had a lot of friends throughout his 89 years. A…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - Robert Macy Sr.
April 08, 2015

Robert Wayne Macy Sr.

by Susan Matheny
June 10, 1938 - March 3, 2015- Robert (Bobby) Macy passed away on March 3, 2015 ending a nearly two year battle with cancer. He was born at the Warm Springs clinic on June 10, 1938, the second…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - Robert Earnest
April 08, 2015

Robert Earl Earnest

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April 30, 1957 - March 8, 2015- Robert Earl Earnest, 57, of Culver, passed away on March 8, 2015, in the company of his family. Robbie was born April 30, 1957, in Redmond, to Ada LaRue and Loren…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - Howard Mason Shipley
April 08, 2015

Howard Mason Shipley

by Susan Matheny
January 3, 1936 - April 1, 2015- Howard Shipley passed away early Wednesday morning following an extended illness. Howard was an avid pilot who was in the U.S. Air Force June 1954 to June 1974.…
April 08, 2015

Ina Lee Fleming-Louis

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April 19, 1961 - November 4, 2014- Ina Lee Fleming-Louis, 53, died on Nov. 4, 2014, at OHSU in Portland. Ina was born on April 19, 1961, in Redmond to her parents, Grady and Dana Louis. She…
April 08, 2015

Robert Bentley

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November 2, 1931 - March 31, 2015- Madras resident Robert Louis Bentley passed away March 31, 2015, at the age of 83. Services will be held at a later date. Memorial contributions have been…

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Apr 01, 2015

Very Rev. Leo Francis Weckerle

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June 28, 1931 - March 23, 2015- The Very Rev. Leo Francis Weckerle, of Terrebonne and formerly of Madras, passed away March 23, 2015, at the age of 83. A vigil service will be held Tuesday,…
SUBMITTED - Rose A. Foster
Mar 25, 2015

Rose A. Foster

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December 9, 1932 - March 11, 2015- It is with great sadness we announce the passing of Rose A. Foster of Madras, on March 11, 2015. She was surrounded by friends and family at the time of her…
Mar 25, 2015

Louise Rose Layton

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August 30, 1934 - February 28, 2015- Louise Rose Layton passed away on Feb. 28, 2015. She was 80 years old. Louise Rose Degman was born in White Salmon, Wash. At a young age she moved to…
Mar 18, 2015

Robert Earl Earnest

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April 30, 1957 - March 8, 2015- Culver resident Robert Earl Earnest, 57, passed away at his home on March 8, 2015. He was born on April 30, 1957. A full obituary will follow next week.…
Mar 11, 2015

Dorothy Mckern Hillis

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March 11, 1923 - March 6, 2015- Dorothy McKern Hillis passed away peacefully the morning of March 6, 2015. She was born in Santa Barbara, Calif., on March 11, 1923, to Ethel and Willis McKern.…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - Betty Koshney
Mar 11, 2015

Elizabeth (Betty) Koshney

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Nov. 26, 1941 - Jan. 4, 2015- Elizabeth Koshney, aged 73, died peacefully on Jan. 4, 2015, at home surrounded by her loving family, after a brief struggle with cancer. Betty was born Nov. 26,…
Mar 11, 2015

J. W. Marshall

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October 24, 1944 - March 5, 2015- J.W. Marshall passed away in Redmond on March 5, 2015, at the age of 70, after a short battle with cancer. J.W. had been a resident of Madras for nearly 25…
Mar 11, 2015

Mabel Konkler

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September 25, 1921 - March 7, 2015- Former Madras resident Mabel M. Quaale Konkler, of Redmond, passed away on March 7, 2015, at the age of 93, A graveside service will be held at 12 p.m.,…
Mar 04, 2015

Robert "Bob" Macy Sr. 

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June 10, 1938 - March 3, 2015- Warm Springs resident Robert Wayne “Bob” Macy Sr., passed away on March 3, 2015, at the age of 76. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, March 7, at 9 a.m.,…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED - Young Marie Calica
Mar 04, 2015

Marie Ann Smith Calica

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January 1, 1942 - February 14, 2015- We want to thank all the family, friends and colleagues of Marie for their presence and offering their thoughts and prayers as a final honor and tribute to…