9.17.2014

Obituaries

Shawn Fulton, of Redmond
May 13, 1975 - Sept. 5, 2014
Arrangements: Redmond Memorial Chapel
Services were held y Sept. 13; burial of Christian Mass at St. Thomas Catholic Church followed by military honors and committal service.  1720 NW 19th St., Redmond, Oregon. 
Contributions may be made to Battle Buddies of Central Oregon  www.battlebuddiesor.org.
 
Larry Everett Baker, of Redmond
Feb. 22, 1936 - Sept. 8, 2014
Arrangements: Autumn Funerals- Redmond  
Services: No services will be held per Larry's request.
Contributions may be made to: Hospice of Redmond, 732 SW 23rd Street, Redmond, OR 97756
 
Carol Anne Hoffman, of Redmond
Dec. 29, 1934 - Sept. 11, 2014
Arrangements: Autumn Funerals - Redmond  
No services to be held.
 
Daniel (Don) R. Jeter
July 21,1931 - September 1, 2014
Don was born to Eula Mae (Addkison) and Francis Jeter on July 21, 1931, in Mesa, Arizona.
Heart failure took him away September 1, 2014.
 Don graduated from Gilbert High School in 1950, served in the United States Air Force and was honorably discharged in 1954.
He was a lifetime farmer, beginning in Gilbert, Arizona, until coming to Oregon, in 1962, where he continued farming operations until his passing.
Don is survived by his wife of 63 years, Lavera; his children, Margie (husband, Gary) Shockey, Redmond, Dan (wife, Diana) Culver, Ty (wife, Lori) Bend; eight grandchildren; three great- grandchildren; a sister, Bella (husband, Dick) Miller, Elfrida, Arizona; several nieces and nephews.  Don was preceded in death by his daughter, Beverly Ann Jeter.
The family invites you to attend a memorial celebration of his life on Saturday, September 20, 2014, between the hours of 4:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., at the Redmond Grange Hall, located at 707 SW Kalama St., in Redmond. 
Please honor us with your presence and share your special memories of Don.
 
Linda Ruth Overlander Caffro
May 13, 1943 - Sept. 12, 2014
Linda was born in Redmond, Oregon, to Elman and Lorna Overlander, their only child. 
Linda went all through school here in Central Oregon and graduated from Redmond High School. 
On May 8, 1964, she married Donald F. Caffro in San Diego, California. They raised four children together, Corrina, Donna, Louis, and Kaylynn. 
Linda loved her family gatherings, and was well known for her famous ham gravy.
Linda was surrounded by her loving family at the time of her death. She is survived by her daughters, Corrina Hankins, Donna Kendrick, Kaylynn  Horton (David); and one son, Louis Caffro. Linda had nine grandchildren; one great-grandchild; and one on the way. many nieces and nephews and friends.  
Linda is preceded in death by her parents,  Elman & Lorna; husband, Donald; and son-in-law, Kurk Kendrick.  
A celebration of life will be held Saturday, September 20, 2014, at 10 a.m., at Redmond Memorial Chapel, 717 SW 6th St., Redmond. 
Contributions can be made to the American Cancer Society. 
Please sign our on line guest book at www.redmondmemorial.com. Redmond Memorial Chapel is honored to serve the family.
 
 
 
 

 

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9.12.2014

Obituaries

John Luane Rowan, of Redmond
Dec. 2, 1951 - Aug. 29, 2014
Arrangements: Autumn Funerals, Redmond 
Services: A memorial service will take place at the Community Presbyterian Church in Redmond, OR, at a later date.
Contributions may be made to: Redmond Area Park and Recreation, Jay Rowan Memorial Fund, , PO Box 843,  Redmond, OR 97756
 
Charlene Ellen Green, of Redmond
April 13, 1939 - Aug. 24, 2014
Arrangements: Autumn Funerals, Redmond  
Services: 1:00 p.m., Saturday, Sept., 27, 2014, at the  First Christian Church, 602 SW Madison Ave., Corvallis, OR
Contributions may be made to: Safe Haven Animal Shelter, 32220 Old Hwy 34, Tangent, OR 97389
 
Daniel "DON" Riley Jeter, of Culver
July 21, 1931 - Sept. 1, 2014
Arrangements: Autumn Funerals- Redmond  
Services: A Memorial Celebration of Life will take place on Saturday, September 20, 2014 at 4:30-7:30 PM at the Redmond Grange, located at 707 SW Kalama in Redmond, Oregon.
 
Dorothy Irene  Harris, of Redmond
Mar. 17, 1933 - Aug. 30, 2014
Arrangements: Autumn Funerals, Redmond 
Services: No services will be held.
 
 
 

9.03.2014

Obituaries

Lois Rebecca Donnally, of Crooked River Ranch
Feb. 10, 1917 - Aug. 23, 2014
Arrangements:Deschutes Memorial Chapel  
Services: A celebration of Lois's life was held  August 30, 2014 at the Ranch Chapel in Crooked River Ranch.
Contributions may be made to:ALS Association, Gift Processing Center, PO Box 6051, Albert Lea, MN 56007,www.alsa.org.
 
James Engels of Redmond
Feb. 12, 1926 - Aug. 23, 2014
Arrangements:Redmond Memorial Chapel
Services: Mass of Christian Burial  was held Aug. 30, 2014,  at St. Thomas Catholic Church, Redmond, followed by graveside committal at  Redmond Memorial Cemetery.
 
Sandra "Sandy" Jean Dubisar, of Redmond
Dec. 2, 1947 - Aug. 22, 2014
Arrangements: Autumn Funerals- Redmond  
Services: A private gathering of friends and family will be held.
 
Glenn Harold Farmer, of Redmond
Feb. 14, 1938 - Aug. 27, 2014
Arrangements: Autumn Funerals- Redmond  
Services: A Memorial Service will be held in Salem, OR at a later date.
 
Hector Trujillo, of Redmond
May 31, 1939 - Aug. 11, 2014
Arrangements: Redmond Memorial Chapel 
 Services: Inurement  mass  and rosary was held at St. Patrick Catholic Church Placerville, CA.
Contributions may be made to: Partners In Care, 2075 NE Wyatt Court, Bend, Oregon 97701 to Hospice House or Volunteer Services.
 
Michael "Mike" Pettis, of Redmond
Aug. 30, 1947 - Aug. 18, 2014
Arrangements: Baird Funeral Home of Bend  
Services: A private Celebration of Life will be held at a later date.
Contributions may be made to: Partners In Care, 2075 NE Wyatt Court, Bend, Oregon 97701

8.20.2014

Obituaries

Donald H. Lane, of Powell Butte
Feb. 20, 1924 - Aug. 13, 2014
Arrangements: Redmond Memorial Chapel. 
Services: No service will be held at Donald Lane's request.
Contributions may be made to: Hospice of Redmond, 732 SW 23rd Street, Redmond, Oregon 97756      541-548-748
 
William "Bill" Bailey Storm, of Redmond
June 26, 1930 - Aug. 12, 2014
Arrangements: Autumn Funerals- Redmond  
Services: A private family gathering will take place.
 

8.18.2014

Obituaries

Lewis L. Simmons, of Redmond
Aug. 27, 1937 - Aug. 4, 2014
Arrangements: Redmond Memorial Chapel
Services: Memorial Service was held Sunday August 10 4PM at New Creations Life Center Church Redmond Oregon. Graveside service Wednesday August 13, at10 AM in Covelo California Round Valley Indian Reservation Cemetery Headquarters.
Contributions may be made to: New Creations Life Center, 240 SW 7th St., Redmond, Oregon 9775

Forrest "Frosty" Lee Briley, of Sisters
Nov. 5, 1954 - Aug. 3, 2014
Arrangements: Redmond Memorial Chapel
Services:A service will be held at a later date at Willamette National Cemetery Portland Oregon with honors.
Contributions may be made to: Central Oregon Veterans Outreach, 61510 S. HWY. 97, Suite 100, Bend, OR 97702, 541-383-2793 or a charity of ones choice

Paula Diane (Kinzer) Merwin, of Prineville
July 12, 1945 - Aug. 7, 2014
Arrangements: Prineville Funeral Home, 541447-6459
Services: There will be a Graveside Service at Juniper Haven Cemetery, Wednesday, August 13, 2014 at 10:00 AM.
Contributions may be made to: Crook County Historical Society, 246 N. Main Street, Prineville, Oregon 97754.

David ‘Brad’ Hallock 
(Col. USAF Ret.)
April 26, 1937 - Aug. 7, 2014
Brad Hallock, the son of Earle and Virginia Lee Hallock, passed away on Aug 7, 2014. Brad was born and raised in Redmond and graduated from Redmond Union High School in 1955. 
After graduating, he joined the United States Air Force (USAF) and married his high school sweetheart, Carol Sweet. His first assignment was to Yale University to study Chinese Mandarin prior to serving a 15-month tour in Okinawa. Brad qualified for the Airman Education and Commissioning Program, graduated from the University of Tennessee with a B.S. in Business Management in 1962, and received his commission as a second lieutenant.
Brad and family traveled to various locations throughout the world during his 31 year career. 
Brad received his MBA from the University of Tennessee in 1968. After an early promotion to Colonel, Brad attended the USAF War College. His last assignment was to Hickham Air Force Base in Hawaii as the Director of Transportation for Pacific Air Forces. After retirement, Brad and Carol moved back to their hometown of Redmond. Brad loved Carol, cars and golf. He will missed greatly by his family and friends.
Brad is survived by Carol, his loving wife of 58 years, their children, Rob Hallock and Robin Perron; his brother, Bill Hallock; his four grandchildren, and his extended family.