Brookings resident Kimberly Ann Dudman passed away on January 5, 2023 at the age of 42. A Celebration of Life will be held in Spokane, Washington at a later date. Redwood Memorial Chapel assisted the family.

It is with great sadness that the family of Larry Ellis announces his passing on Wednesday, January 11, 2023 in Brookings, Oregon.  Larry fought a valiant fight against Myelofibrosis/Cancer with much courage and strength. He was an amazing son, brother, uncle, great uncle, and best friend.

Brookings resident, Linda Correia, passed away on January 13, 2023 at the age of 73. Private services were held. Redwood Memorial Chapel assisted the family.

Retired realtor for Blue Pacific Realty, John Burnham White of Brookings, passed away on January 1, 2023.

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Dean Fredrick Zimmerman, 65, went home to be with Jesus on January 12, 2023, in Klamath Falls, OR.

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Mary Jane Heaney died on December 21, 2022, in Brookings, Oregon. She was known to her friends and family as Jane, and to "official" units as Mary. Jane answered to both.

William (Willie) Robert Mendenhall III was born December 3, 1949. He died at the age of 73 on January 10, 2023, in Fort Mohave, Arizona. He was preceded by his parents William Mendenhall and Dorothy Mendenhall. He is survived by his wife Sally Klein, daughter Jessica Carter and her children …

Brookings resident Sterling Roy Becker passed away December 17, 2022 in Corvallis, OR at the age of 79. Private services were held. Redwood Memorial Chapel assisted the family.

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Carl James Gordon was born February 28, 1991, in North Charleston, South Carolina. He passed away January 10, 2023. All his friends knew him as C.J. He was 31 when he died of congestive heart failure.

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Wendy was born in Ottawa, Canada. She lived in Massachusetts until the age of 10 and then moved to Seal Beach, California. She completed high school at Huntington Beach High. After that she lived in Redondo Beach, Hawthorne, San Pedro, and Los Angeles. She moved to Brookings, Oregon, in 2019…

Brookings resident Virginia Lee Cox passed away on December 27, 2022 at the age of 91.

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Denise Nadene Davidson, 68 years of age, passed peacefully on Monday, December 26, 2022, at her residence. Denise was born February 8, 1954, in Hillsboro, Oregon to the late Dale Barnes and Lois Nelson. She was the oldest of five children, one preceded her in death.

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Gregory Curtis Damen, 76, of Brookings, died December 7, 2022, in the warmth of his home and surrounded by his music. He was born September 19, 1946, to William Rees Jr. and Margaret Mary Eck Rees.

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Long time Gold Beach resident, Jay Patrick Hughes, passed away, December 21, 2022 peacefully at home. He was born, January 27, 1942, to his parents of Max Meredith Hughes and Roberta Jean Marlow in Grants Pass, Oregon, where he was raised. He was a 1961 Grants Pass High School graduate and A…

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Sam was born December 29, 1959, in Crescent City, CA to Harold & Kathryn Armfield. He died December 8, 2022, at 62. After living in Eureka, CA for several years Sam moved with his family to Brookings in 1970. He graduated from Brookings-Harbor High School in 1978 & was class presiden…

Lucille Worlton, 97, passed away in Klamath Falls, Ore. on December 28, 2022.  She was born June 30, 1925 in Klamath Falls.  A graveside service will be at 2:00pm on Friday, Jan. 13, 2022 at W.J. Ward Memorial Cemetery, 1035 7th St. in Brookings.  Cascade Cremation & Burial, Klamath Fall…

Brookings resident Larri M. Powers passed away in Portland, Oregon on November 30, 2022 at the age of 74. Redwood Memorial Chapel assisted her family.

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Verna Rae Fox died at home on December 7, 2022, after a long and full life. She left behind her husband of 63 years, Jerry, son Ken, daughter Kari, and brother Skip Arnett. We will very much miss her beautiful smile and personality.

Denise Nadene Davidson, 68 years of age, passed peacefully on Monday, December 26, 2022, at her residence. Denise was born February 8, 1954, in Hillsboro, Oregon to the late Dale Barnes and Lois Nelson. She was the oldest of five children, one preceded her in death.

Brookings resident Mary Ellen Garinger passed away on December 12, 2022 at the age of 92. She was born December 28, 1929 in Webster City, IA. No services are planned. Redwood Memorial Chapel assisted the family.

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Keno — Eddie Lee Wilcher, 80, a lifelong resident of Keno, Oregon, passed away Thursday, September 9, 2021, at the Portland VA Hospital in Portland, Oregon. An honorary TAPS precession was given during his final escort from the VA Hospital floor with the staff of nurses and doctors present a…

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David was born in Klamath Falls, OR on September 22, 1942. He resided there for many years, attending Fairview, Fremont, and Klamath Union high schools. In 1960 upon graduation, Dave joined the US Navy. He toured the far east and was honorably discharged. Returning to Klamath Falls, he was e…

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Barbara Faye Hahn of Howe, Oklahoma was born October 10, 1946, in Winslow, Arizona to Phillip Edward Robinson and Lillian Lorene (Holsomback) Bennett and passed away December 8, 2022, in Fort Smith, Arkansas at the age of 76.

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Alexandra passed away on November 14, 2022. She resided in Brookings and was 49 years old. She was preceded in death by her father Ellis Dowden. She leaves behind her mother Kathleen Dowden and brother Donald Dowden, and many other family members who loved her dearly. She was employed at Sou…

Brookings resident John Steven Cantrill Jr. passed away on November 30, 2022 at the age of 74.  No services are planned. Redwood Memorial Chapel is assisting the family.

Brookings resident Carl Fredrick Traeger passed way on November 25, 2022 at the age of 76. No services are planned. Redwood Memorial Chapel assisted the family.

Harbor resident Kevin Lee Smith passed away on November 29, 2022 at the age of 70. No services are planned. Redwood Memorial Chapel assisted the family.

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On Saturday, November 19, 2022, Alexandra Rose Bibby, much loved daughter, sister, and friend, left us too soon at the age of 29. Alex passed away from multi organ failure after cardiac arrest complicated by adrenal insufficiency. Alex was born September 15, 1992, in Roseville CA to Brian an…

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Edward Erb, 91, died peacefully at his Gardner Ridge home on November 4, 2022. A private memorial service will be held at the family cemetery in the spring or summer. Ed was born in Venus, Nebraska in 1930, the fourth of five brothers born to Ruth and Henry Erb. The family followed ranch wor…

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Jess Wayne Fitzhugh passed away November 15 in Enterprise, Oregon, with his wife, children, and grandchildren by his side. Jess was born in Crescent City, California on January 9, 1943, to George R. Fitzhugh and Luella B. Fitzhugh. A lifetime resident of Brookings, Jess graduated from Brooki…

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In Memory of Terrance Fredrick Axley, born on July 21, 1939, and died November 24, 2022.

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William “Bill” Raymond Ross passed unexpectedly November 11, 2022. He is survived by his wife, Shelley, of 50 years, sisters, Sharon Dalbec of Coos Bay, OR and Margery Gilbertson of Orcas Island, WA, sons Ryan (Amanda) Ross of Brookings and Raymond Ross of Medford; five grandchildren, who wi…

Brookings-Harbor resident Linda Mae Moyle passed away on November 4, 2022 at the age of 78. She was born October 26, 1944 in Sacramento, California. Redwood Memorial Chapel assisted the family.

Brookings resident Marcella Morley Lugo Taylor passed away on November 26, 2022 at the age of 95. No services are planned at this time. Redwood Memorial Chapel is assisting the family.

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Thomas Edward Broock (11/23/41 - 11/5/22) grew up in Montebello, California, the son of Leon and Evelyn Broock, teachers who retired to Brookings in the 1960's. He had the distinction of being an Eagle Scout.

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Brookings resident Donna May (Sealy) Nicholson passed away on October 30, 2022 at the age of 76. No services are planned. Redwood Memorial Chapel assisted the family.

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James Kevin McKinzie, 70, passed away peacefully at the Indiana Masonic Home in Franklin, Indiana, on Sunday, November 13, 2022. He was born in Crawfordsville, Indiana, on December 13, 1951, to the late James Franklin McKinzie and Barbara Jean (Vice) McKinzie.

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Jess Wayne Fitzhugh passed away November 15 in Enterprise, Oregon, with his wife, children, and grandchildren by his side. Jess was born in Crescent City, California on January 9, 1943, to George R. Fitzhugh and Luella B. Fitzhugh. A lifetime resident of Brookings, Jess graduated from Brooki…

Former Brookings resident and high school Biology teacher, Keith Robert Carr, passed away on November 6, 2022. Services were held in Bend, OR. Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at www.keithandkeith.com for the Carr family.

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Brookings resident William R. Ross passed away on November 11, 2022 at the age of 69. A full obituary will be published at a later date. Redwood Memorial Chapel is assisting the family.

Brookings resident Lisa R. Gomes-Janssen passed away on October 22, 2022 at the age of 61.  Services will be planned at a later date. Redwood Memorial Chapel assisted the family.

Brookings resident Thomas E. Broock passed away on November 5, 2022 at the age of 80. Redwood Memorial Chapel is assisting the family.

Brookings resident William Daniel “Dr. Bill” Blankenship passed away on September 2, 2022 at the age of 75. A Memorial Service will be held at 1 pm on Saturday, November 12, 2022 at Grace Bible Church, 302 North Hazel St., Brookings. Redwood Memorial Chapel assisted the family.

Brookings resident Ellis Martin Grodin passed away on October 7, 2022 at the age of 79. A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date.

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Patrick (Butch) Bailey was born in Remagen Germany in 1946. Born to Ruth Siewert Bailey and Har-old Bailey, he came to America when he was four years old, speaking German only. He learned Eng-lish quickly and enjoyed reading and writing. Pat wrote and told many scary stories as a kid subse-q…

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Billy F. Crump was born on 5/17/1953 in De Queen, Arkansas to Marion F. Crump and Eva Vay Bissell Crump. Billy was the fifth of seven children. His siblings include sister Joan Raney (deceased), brother Jackie L. Crump (deceased), brother Herbert T. Crump (deceased), sister Wanda Sue Donalds…

Brookings resident Janice L. Fox passed away on October 7, 2022 at the age of 74. At her request, no services are planned. Redwood Memorial Chapel assisted he family.

Brookings resident Sheila Aileen Galloway passed away on October 2, 2022 at the age of 77. No services are planned. Redwood Memorial Chapel assisted the family.

Brookings resident Joann Townes Cady passed away on September 11, 2022 at the age of 97. Services are to be determined. Redwood Memorial Chapel assisted the family.

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Janice M. Miller, 82 a longtime resident of Brookings, Oregon passed away on Tuesday, August 30, 2022, in Annapolis, Maryland. Her family, including grandchildren were by her side to provide love and comfort.She was born July 8, 1940, in Coeur d’ Alene, Idaho.

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Martin “Buddy” Cappello, age 93, passed away September 27, 2022, peacefully with family by his side in Sublimity, Oregon. Buddy retired from the Inyo County Sheriff’s Office, Independence, California, in 1982 at the rank of Lieutenant. In 1988 Buddy and his family moved to Brookings, Oregon.…

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Donna, age 80, passed away at her home in Harbor, OR on Oct. 2, 2022. She was born on Dec. 3, 1941 in Orange, CA to Wayne Eau Claire Bellinger and Gladys Abbott Bellinger, and was raised in Newport Beach, CA, where she graduated from Newport Harbor High School. She married Carl Dunbar in 196…

Jane I. Hayashi passed away unexpectedly on August 18, 2022 at her home in Brookings, Oregon. She was 74.