Brookings resident Edward A. Pelzel passed away May 9, 2021 at the age of 89 in Gold Beach, Oregon. He was born August 4, 1931 in Schefield, North Dakota. Redwood Memorial Chapel is assisting the family.

It is with great sadness that the family of Mel Bonham announce his passing on April 30th at age 81.

It is with great sadness that the family of Dolores (Dee) Glaze announce her sudden passing on April 30 at age 84. Dee passed away while resting comfortably surrounded by family members at the Peace Health Sacred Heart Medical Center in Springfield, OR. Dee is survived by her loving husband …

Karyn Sue Butcher of Brookings, Oregon, born December 19, 1949, passed away on April 25, 2021, and is now at rest in her Heavenly Father’s arms.

Jane Brittain was born on September 28, 1935 in Covington County, Mississippi to Earl and Eunice Garrick.

Long time Brookings resident, Allen R. Hart, was born in Wenatchee, WA on February 7th, 1949. He was the second of 6 children. Allen passed away on December 21, 2020 surrounded by loved ones.

Warren L. Jewell, long-time resident of Port Orford, died at Gold Beach General Hospital in the evening of April 17, 2021.  He was 90 years old.  Born in Oregon City in 1930 to George O. Jewell and Minnie E. Lettenmaier.  Jewell graduated from Oregon City High School in 1948.

Stephen Looser, 66 years old. Brookings, Oregon. There will be no funeral service.

Nona (76) passed away peacefully on April 26, 2021 in Brookings, Oregon. She was born on October 20, 1944 in San Diego, California. She graduated from Venice High School and served her country in the US Navy. In her youth she enjoyed cheerleading, surfing, and go cart racing. Professionally …

In Loving Memory of our Beloved Patriarch Raymond “Ray” Meza Garcia. Raymond, 91 of Brookings, OR passed away peacefully in his home March 31, 2021. Ray was born to Lorenza and Frank Garcia in Santa Monica, CA. He was one of 11 children, 9 boys and 2 girls.

Jennifer Adair Cerney passed too soon from this earth on April 10, 2021. Jennifer’s middle name Adair came about while her mother was pregnant and watching a show called Finders of Lost Loves staring Deborah Adair. Her mother loved the actress and the name and that is how her middle name cam…

Mary Evelyn (Dungan) Allen passed away on March 13, 2021 in Bainbridge Island, WA where she had resided the past 3 years.

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George ‘Papa’ Antunes passed away on March 26th, 2021 at the age of 91 in his hometown of Gold Beach, Oregon. George spent his last days at his home where he enjoyed many of life’s simple moments, such as taking in the sunshine on his deck and watching the fishing boats in the bay.

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Jennifer Adair Cerney passed too soon from this earth on April 10, 2021. Jennifer’s middle name Adair came about while her mother was pregnant and watching a show called Finders of Lost Loves staring Deborah Adair. Her mother loved the actress and the name and that is how her middle name cam…

In Loving memory of Richard Thure Donald age 76 of Brookings, Oregon who passed from this life into eternal life on Monday March 29, 2021. 

It is with sadness, but hope in the Risen Lord, that the family of Raymond Charles Heiss announces his passing to eternal life on April 7, 2021 at the age of 62. Ray was born on February 2, 1959 in Downey, California, and had been a resident of Brookings, Oregon, since 1973. He graduated fro…

Lynn Randall Guild, who briefly considered a life as a sword fighter before embarking on careers as actor, English teacher, journalist and then–when marriage brought two children–a mother, died April 8 at her home in Vista, Calif. She was 79.

Arlene was born to Benjamin and Laura Beal in Fruitland, Idaho. She and raised in Ontario, Oregon until 15 years old, then traveled and lived in various places in Oregon. At age 19 she met and married the love of her life, Jackie Lee King. This was during WWII, Jack was at war for the first …

Brookings resident Reine Theresa Bramlett passed away at the age of 95. She was born in Oak Park, Illinois and moved to Brookings in 1985. 

Nanette died peacefully on February 18 at the Good Samaritan home in Brookings Oregon. Her husband of 65 years, Joe, was at her side. She was 86 years old.

In Loving Memory of our Beloved Patriarch Raymond “Ray” Meza Garcia. Raymond, 91 of Brookings, OR passed away peacefully in his home March 31, 2021. Ray was born to Lorenza and Frank Garcia in Santa Monica, CA. He was one of 11 children, 9 boys and 2 girls.

Patti Sue Anderson, age 59, passed away at home on April 3, 2021 in Gold Beach, Oregon. She owned and operated Dumas Walker’s Bar & Grill in Big River, California. where she met and later married Dean Anderson. They eventually decided to sell the business to Ron Cotten and moved to Oregon.

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Stephen Bobian 69, of Brookings passed away on February 8, 2021 at Asante Rogue Medical Center in Medford Oregon.

Richard “Rick” Alan Bronson of Somers, Montana, was called home to be with his Lord and Savior, on March 12, 2021, He was 74.

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Jo Ann (Sheehy) Querin was born Oct. 28, 1943 in Sacramento, A 4th generation Californian, Jo Ann graduated in 1961 from C.K. McClatchy High School and later attended Humboldt State. She worked for many years for the State of California in the Personnel and Beaches and Parks Departments. She…

Gold Beach resident Rosemarie A. Winters passed away on March 9, 2021 at the age of 87.  

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Stephen Bobian 69, of Brookings passed away on February 8, 2021 at Asante Rogue Medical Center in Medford Oregon.

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Dennis Miller passed away February 9, 2021, at the age of 79. Born in Lodi, CA, lived in Brookings for 50 years. Worked as a floor coverings contractor.

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Brookings resident Chris A. Villalvazo passed away on March 10, 2021 at the age of 62. He was born in Los Angeles, California. No services are planned. Submitted by Redwood Memorial Chapel

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Frances Gibson, 93, passed away on February 22, 2021 at Autumn Blessings Assisted Living in Logan, New Mexico. A graveside service will be held March 16 at 11:00 am at Tucumcari Cemetery, Tucumcari, New Mexico.

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Glenna W.  Burkhow 75, of Brookings, OR was born August 18, 1945, in McMinnville, OR and passed from life February 26, 2021. She is preceded in death by her mother Wynema Carlton, father Glenn Thornton, son Forrest Burkhow, and sister Carlyn Thorton.

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Dorothy Slagle Harroun, 99, of Harbor, died February 25, 2021 at her home surrounded by her loving family.

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With profound sadness we announce the passing of Janet Diane Wakefield, our sweet and beautiful mother, daughter, sister and friend on February 11, 2021. With her family by her side, Jan left us after a courageous battle with breast cancer, at the age of 69.

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A Celebration of the life of Mabel Dreiszus will be held at 1 pm on Saturday March 13, 2021 at Grace Bible Church, 302 North Hazel St., Brookings, OR. Mabel was born August 6, 1927 in North Dakota and passed away in Brookings on January 8, 2021. Submitted by Redwood Memorial Chapel.

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Kenneth “Ken” H. Parnell, Jr. age 78, of Springfield, Oregon went to rest with the Lord on January 13th, 2021 with his family by his side.

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Bernadette was born October 30, 1954 in Gold Beach. She was the daughter of Martin ‘Red’ Powers and Gloria Powers. Bernadette attended school in Gold Beach and graduated from GBHS in 1972. She started college at the U of O and finished at a business college in New York.

Dane Clark MacArthur passed away Feb. 3, 2021 in Brookings, Oregon. He was born August 21, 1962 in Chicago, Illinois. Submitted by Redwood Memorial Chapel.

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On Saturday, February 13, 2021, at 5:00 a.m. David Allen Boice left this world to meet with his wife Shiela and their Lord in Heaven. Shiela preceded him in death on March 12, 2018. Dave was 83 years and 9 months old when he passed into Heaven at his North Bend home. He was happy to be going…

David Godino passed away on January 25, 2021, just two weeks shy of his ninety-eighth birthday.

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Martha L. Officer of Gold Beach OR, passed away on Tuesday, Jan. 12, 2021 in her childhood home surrounded by family. Martha was born in Gold Beach on March 10, 1949 to Marvin W. Johnson and Gladys Hoffman Johnson. She was raised in Gold Beach and graduated from Gold Beach High School in 196…

Our beloved husband and dad, Wayne H. Van Waveren (Drifter to his fishing buddies), passed away on February 3, 2021. He was at home with his family when he died after a short illness.

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Sandra Jean (Way) Hislop passed away on a beautiful Sunday afternoon on January 21, 2021. Sandy moved to Brookings from Myrtle Creek in 1953.

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Alvin A. Benedict was a lover of mountain forests and streams, a lover of the ocean and harbor, a hunter and fisherman, who was a father to Brenda Benedetto-Eszlinger and Connie Bloomer.

Melody Kaufman went to rest with the Lord on January 28, 2021 with her husband and daughter by her side, after complications following a surgery.

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Richard (Dick) Pope, 80, a Harbor, Oregon resident passed away December 31, 2020. A toast will be made to Richard at the 101 Bar & Grill on Saturday, February 6 at 2pm.

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Stuart E. Cappello, age 52, passed away January 28, 2021 in Central Point, Oregon, after a long battle with cancer. He enlisted in the US Army in 1987 after graduating from Owens Valley High School, Independence, Calif. During his four years of service Stuart served in Operation Desert Shiel…

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Jacquie is survived by her husband Richard Janulis. A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date. The family requests in lieu of flowers, contributions in memory of Jacquie be made to Providence St. Vincent Medical Foundation, 9205 SW Barnes Rd., Suite 2111, Portland, OR 97225.

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On January 8, Mabel Dreiszus, long time Brookings resident and businesswoman, passed away peacefully at home, sitting in her favorite chair with a view to the port and harbor, after a quiet dinner with her son and daughter. She was 93. Mabel was born in Selfridge, North Dakota in 1927 to Phi…

Brookings resident David W. Lakey passed away January 12, 2021 at the age of 90. He was born January 19, 1930 at Drain, Oregon. Redwood Memorial Chapel is assisting the family.