Charles Kocher, Pilot staff writer

Elvera Helen Starkey

Robert Shane Donaca

Elvera Helen Starkey

Elvera Helen Starkey, 91, of Brookings passed away April 20, 2012, at her home.

She was born in Kenmare, N.D. Feb. 3, 1921.

At her request there will be no public service.

Submitted by Redwood Memorial Chapel.

Robert Shane Donaca

Robert Shane Donaca, 44, of Oregon City, passed away April 28, 2012, in Yakima, Wash.

He was born Aug. 5, 1967, in Gold Beach.

A celebration of life will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, May 5, at Southlake

Church, 1555 S.W. Borland Road, in West Linn. A reception will follow at

Oregon City Golf Club.

A full obituary will appear in a future edition of the Curry Coastal Pilot.

Submitted by the family.