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It is with profound sadness we announce the passing of our loving and devoted mother Martha (Marty) Baker, on May 5th 2021 at the age of 78. She was preceded in death by her sister Donna and her husband of 49 years, Thomas Baker.

Donald Leroy Jackson passed away on July 17, 2021 in Brookings, Oregon.

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Elmer E. Hanscam, Jr. passed away peacefully at his home in Oakridge, Oregon surrounded by family on July 10, 2021.

Jeffrey Sprague Thomas, a Brookings resident, passed away on March 7th 2021 (April 22nd 1944). He is survived by his wife Joy of 37 years. A scattering of ashes will take place at a later time.

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A Celebration of the Life of Suzie Wright will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, July 17th at Calvary Heritage, 97900 Shopping Center Avenue, Harbor, Oregon. Suzie was born 12/30/1957 in Orange, California and went home to Heaven on May 25, 2021. Submitted by Redwood Memorial Chapel

It is with profound sadness we announce the passing of our loving and devoted mother Martha (Marty) Baker, on May 5th 2021 at the age of 78. She was preceded in death by her sister Donna and her husband of 49 years, Thomas Baker.

Richard L. Hills passed away on June 26, 2021 at his home in Reno NV at the age of 95. Dick was born in Iowa City, Iowa on 12/25/1925. He graduated from University High School, and attended the University of Iowa where he received his Bachelor’s, Masters and Doctorate of Music Education. He …

Joseph Lee Emerick passed away, at his home, in the early morning hours of May 20, 2021. He was 64 years old.

A Celebration of the Life of Suzie Wright will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, July 17th at Calvary Heritage, 97900 Shopping Center Avenue, Harbor, Oregon. Suzie was born 12/30/1957 in Orange, California and went home to Heaven on May 25, 2021. Submitted by Redwood Memorial Chapel

Jeremy Michael Johnston was born August 4, 1975 to Michael and Cindy Johnston in West Covina, CA and passed away April 15, 2021 in Medford, OR. Jeremy was a Brookings resident since 1988 and BHHS graduate class of 1993. He lived in Brookings until his passing.

Jerry Lynn Smith passed away Sunday, June 20, 2021, at age 82, after a long battle with Alzheimer’s.

Dalton Paul Castle, 21, of Brookings, Oregon, died in his father’s family home in Louisa, Kentucky on June 20, 2021.  He was born April 1, 2000 on the Marine Corps Base in Twenty Nine Palms, California, son of Kelli Lynn Castle-Senior and Joseph Dean Castle.   He attended Condor Elementary a…

Phillip Carl Heiss, 68, passed away unexpectedly in Portland, Oregon on May 18, 2021.

Donald E. Nuss Jr. passed away June 14, 2021 almost a year after his wife, Sandra Nuss.

Charles “Chuck” Southard age 73 of Port Orford, Oregon; passed away of natural causes on June 10, 2021. Chuck was raised in Gold Beach, Oregon among nine siblings; he was the tenth child of Lester and Anne Southard who preceded him in death. Chuck was married for more than forty years to his…

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Brookings resident Barbara Wieneke passed away June 7, 2021 at the amazing age of 100 years. She was born April 10, 1921 in Newark, New Jersey to Adolph and Sophia (Ellinger) Hartung. Barbara married April 17, 1941 in Michigan to John R. Wieneke who preceded her in death. They had two children.

Phillip Carl Heiss, 68, passed away unexpectedly in Portland, Oregon on May 18, 2021.

Andréa Linette Gillson, 65, of Brookings, Oregon, passed away peacefully in her sleep June 10, 2021, due to complications from a long term illness. A private scattering of ashes will be held at a later date.

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With broken hearts we announce the loss of our precious mother, Truma Jones.  Following complications from an illness, Momma passed away peacefully with family by her side at Renown Hospital in Reno, NV on February 25th, 2021. Momma was born to parents John D. Haggard and Syrena B. Goff as T…

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Harry was proud to be a Marine Corp. War Veteran. Ed was laid to rest at Eagle Point National Cemetery on May 25, 2021. There was no gathering due to Covid 19 restrictions. Ed leaves behind his son Charles, daughter Jennifer, his wife of sixteen years and stepdaughter; along with his sibling…

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Chuck Boren, 70, passed away on May 11, 2021 unexpectedly from a stroke. He was born in Los Angeles, CA. His parents Lloyd & Julie Boren later moved to Sebastopol, CA where he graduated from Analy High in 1969. Chuck Married Stephanie L Stout (Tessie) in 1971 and raised two sons in Santa…

In loving memory of Elaine H. Righetti. She was born in Logan, Utah on July 27, 1941, and went to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on May 1, 2021.

Friends and family are invited to attend memorial services for Allen R. Hart at WJ Ward Memorial Cemetary Chapel at 1 p.m. on June 19th. A reception will follow at the Brookings Event Center at 800 Chetco Ave., Unit B.

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.