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Jerry passed away at home after an extended illness. He is survived by wife Nelwyn Tarwater, mother Lydia Bennett of Brookings, brother Vernon Tarwater (Linda) of Gold Beach, niece Anne Herbert (Chris) of Bandon and many highly valued friends.

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Beverly Mae Hurley went to be with the lord on November 8th, 2020. She was a long time member of the “Calvary Assembly of God” where she was a volunteer. She helped found the “Cupboard of Needs” program with fellow volunteers. She was in “The Coastal Women’s Connection” for 2 years, as well …

Brookings resident Brian A. Leach passed away on November 4, 2020 at the age of 52. He was born July 15, 1968 in Sacramento, California.

Pinky was born in Oregon City, Oregon to Kenneth & Patricia Flynn Hobbs. She was preceded in death by her parents, siblings Ron, Betty, Bonnie, Leta and Debbie.

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Longtime Brookings resident Carol Darlene Hastings, age 83, passed away peacefully and was welcomed into the Kingdom of Heaven on November 3rd, 2020.

Brookings resident William Neil Allgood passed away on October 15, 2020 at the age of 77. He was born May 24, 1943 in Alameda, California.

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Brookings resident Kevin W. Fagan died November 1, 2020 at a local care facility.

Long time Brookings resident Carol D. Hastings passed away on November 3, 2020 at the age of 83. She was born May 20, 1937 in Glasgow, Montana.

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Brookings resident Norma V. Bowles passed away October 28, 2020 in Medford, Oregon. She was born March 7, 1927 in Rockport, West Virginia. Redwood Memorial Chapel is assisting the family.

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Ted Edward Logan passed away on October 9, 2020. He was born in Hanford CA. on May 13, 1968. He was preceded in death by his father, Glen Logan, and son Douglas.

With great sadness we say goodbye to Mary Alice Boshart, 72. She passed away October 22, 2020 after a long battle with cancer.

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Joan Arlene Layton passed on September 27, 2020 at home in Lake Shastina, California.

L.C. passed away peacefully at home September 27, 2020 surrounded by his loving family. He was born in East Prairie MO November 7, 1928. His family came west when he was a young child. He lived his early years in Seneca and Burns OR. As a young man he lived in Willow AK and worked for the Al…

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Lauri Dee Stokes, age 47, passed away on Tuesday, September 22, 2020 in San Antonio, Texas. Born on December 16, 1972 to Leonard Dale Wentz of Suisun City, California and Frances Ann Ziemba of Sac City, Iowa in Forrest Grove, Oregon. Lauri attended Portland State University, graduating with …

Dr. Richard Edmiston passed away peacefully, on September 4th due to Dementia while under Hospice Care at Sea View for almost 4 years.

Anneliese Meier went home to the Lord on August 26, 2020. She passed away peacefully in her sleep at her home in Brookings, Oregon. She was laid to rest at Eagle Point National Cemetery, Eagle Point, Oregon.

Byron passed away peacefully at home surrounded by family and friends. He was born in Aberdeen Washington to Donna and Jule Thompson.

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Genevieve Auburn Rusconi passed peacefully at home surrounded by her family on August 6, 2020 in Brookings, Oregon. She was born in Oakland, California to Perry A. Wing and Genevieve Louise Fleischer. She grew up in Alameda, California and spent most of her life in the San Joaquin Valley eit…

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Long-time Brookings resident Perry Devine passed away unexpectedly on August 23, 2020. Perry had been working from home since March, enjoying his time on the Winchuck and looking forward to his semi-retirement at the end of the year. A well-known singer songwriter, both locally and in the Sa…

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STAYTON, OR - Bobby Ray Thomas passed away on September 4, 2020 at Santiam Hospital surrounded by family after a brief illness with pneumonia.

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Aloha spent her last two years of life in Brookings. She passed away after a brief illness on Sept. 9th 2020. She was born June 14th 1934 in Florida. She left behind two sons, two daughters. A sister and brother.

Brookings resident Earl D. Ruthstrom passed away on July 7, 2020 at the age of 84. He was born July 28, 1935 in Boelus, Nebraska. Redwood Memorial Chapel is

Anneliese passed away peacefully on August 26, 2020 at her home in Brookings, OR.

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Debra Kay Turner of Gold Beach passed away on September 2nd, 2020 of cancer. She was surrounded by her husband, children, and grandchildren. Debra was born August 9th, 1952 in Roseburg, OR to Ted and Muriel Kern. Debbie lived in Sutherlin, Port Orford, and Ophir in her years growing up. Whil…

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It is with great sadness that we say goodbye to Del Peixoto who passed away on August 20, 2020, in the loving presence of his wife Shirley and daughter Julie.

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It is with a heavy heart I announce the passing of Norma at the age of 92. Norma was generous, loving, creative, and she could “name that tune” in 3 notes! She loved living in Brookings, OR, but moved to Springfield, OR in 2014. She was great at interior design, watercolor painting & cer…

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Brookings resident Leta Elizabeth Kelsey passed away on Aug. 25, 2020 at the age of 93. She was born May 11, 1927 in Fresno, California. Redwood Memorial Chapel is assisting the family.

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Lorene Holmes moved to Brookings in 1953 with her husband, Jack (now deceased), and their two small children, Jeff and Paula, who both still live in Brookings. She was 92 years young when she passed.

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David (Dave) Earl Scott, a long-time resident of Brookings, Oregon passed away on August 28, 2020 at the age of 76.

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Grant Leroy Anderson, age 87, passed away on Sunday, August 16, 2020, from complications of Alzheimer’s. He was a resident of Brookings, Oregon.

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Dale Lamont Walker of South Beach (Newport) Oregon, passed away from heart-related

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Gerald “Jerry” Bateman of Hermiston was born August 11, 1947 in Tillamook, Oregon, the son of Irvine and Margaret (Ewan) Bateman. He passed away in Hermiston on Monday, August 31, 2020 at the age of 73.

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Brenda passed away Wednesday the 26th of August. She was a resident of Brookings for 42 years.

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John was born in Squaw Valley on May 27, 1932 to Tony and Lena Rath. He grew up with his brother Carl and attended 12 year of school in Gold Beach. He graduated Gold Beach High School in 1950. He then joined the Army and served 3 years. After returning home from the Army he worked at Hunter …

Frances Jean Fleming Born August 1, 1929 in Seattle Washington. Went to Glory August 19, 2020. She is survived by her three children Dan and his wife Kathy, Bob and his wife Marion and daughter Julie.

Keith Owen Fleshman 83, went to his heavenly home on July 30, 2020. Keith was born on August 26, 1936 in Lewiston, Idaho. He spent his childhood in Clarkston, Washington and graduated from Clarkston High School in 1954. Keith ran track and played football, giving him his nickname “Flash” and…

Betty was born on January 5, 1940 in Los Angeles, California to Ray Andrew and Betty Joan Lenhart.

Christopher Lee Miller passed away at his home in Brookings Oregon on Wednesday, August 19th, 2020. Chris was born January 1st, 1961 in Lubbock, Texas to Charles and Hortensia Miller.

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Lyle was born August 4, 1956 in Portland, Oregon to Don and Jean Marrington. He passed away July 8, 2020.

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Ry was born in Gold Beach, OR. The only son of Tiny and Dorene Caudell.

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Gold Beach resident Keith O. Fleshman passed away on July 30, 2020 at the age of 83. He was born Aug. 26, 1936 at Lewiston, Idaho. A full obituary will follow at a later date.

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Brookings resident Herman “Sonny” Bloemsma IV passed away on July 25, 2020. He was born Nov. 27, 1986 in Long Beach, California. Services will be held at a later date. Redwood Memorial Chapel is assisting the family.

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Brookings resident Marian Louise Anderson passed away on August 14, 2020 at the age of 75. She was born March 3, 1945. Services will be held at a later date. Redwood Memorial Chapel is assisting the family.

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Louis Paul Lillis, age 78, passed away august 10, 2020, after a year long struggle with cancer.

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On Friday, July 31, 2020 at 11:30 am after a heroic battle with cancer KENNETH EUGENE KNOX passed away at home surrounded by his loving family. Kenny was 69 years, 6 months and 19 days.

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Dorothy was born in New Eagle, PA on May 19, 1927. Dorothy fell asleep in death in Alturas, California on July 24, 2020.

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Daniel Lee Headley, born May 14, 1961, drank his very last Dr. Pepper and was taken from us too soon, on July 21, 2020 at his home in Brookings.

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Born January 5, 1920 and passed July 27, 2020. She was a resident of Harbor, OR. She Loved and Was Loved

Kenneth Fred Ketcham passed away June 10, 2020 at a medical facility in Coos Bay, OR from a lengthy battle of Parkinson’s. He was born September 1, 1933 in Miles City, Custer County, MT to Willis and Esther (Durfee) Ketcham. He graduated from Custer County High School in 1952 and joined the …

On February 1, 2020, at the young age of 90 years, Art passed away in Palm Springs, at Eisenhower Hospital, leaving his loving wife, Mary of 30 years, two daughters, Teri McCune-Oostra, (Kees Oostra) Beverly Van Dyke,(Ed Van Dyke) stepson Jason Anderson and brother Larry McCune, six grandchi…

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On Friday, July 17th, 2020, Bryan Tillung passed away in San Diego, CA, at the age of 61.

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Former Brookings resident — An Officer And A Gentleman

A Celebration of Life for Yvonne Marie Silva will be held 12:00 noon, Sunday, August 30, 2020 at her daughter Toni’s home in Bandon 735 Harrison Ave. SW.