Adelia “Dolly” Kammer passed away peacefully on March 19, 2020 at age 101. Dolly was born on a remote farm homestead near Grygla Minnesota on November 29, 1918. She is the oldest daughter of 4 girls and 5 boys living an independent lifestyle in the remote wilds of northern Minnesota. High sc…

Leslie M. Wood was born September 26, 1951 in Pasadena California. On February 19, 2020 she left this earth for the great beyond with her daughter , Brie, brother Craig , husband Brad and two of her besties by her side.

Richard “Dick” Manley Brown passed away February 26, 2020 at home with family by his side.

Mark Richard Getty, a 45-year resident of Brookings-Harbor, Oregon, died at home on February 4, 2020. Mark was 67.

Geraldine A. Littke was born April 25, 1931 at Sacred Heart Hospital in Eugene, Oregon to Richard Monroe Johns and Arliene Cornelia Gustafson.

Barbara Jane Butte, 95 years old, of Brookings, OR, died March 3, 2020. Memorial Service to be announced at a later date.

After a courageous 2-year battle with pancreatic cancer, Bruce Floyd passed away in his Gold Beach home on February 23, 2020, at the age of 66.

Deborah Jean Reese Young passed away on February 11, 2020 at the age of 68 surrounded by family at her home in Gold Beach, Oregon. Deborah was born in Myrtle Point, Oregon to Marge and Pat Reese. She was a long time hairdresser at the Empress Beauty Salon in Gold Beach, OR. Deborah and her h…

Stephen Frank Fanger was born in Corvallis, Oregon on Sept. 10, 1949 to Franklin Hugh Fanger and Ruth Mintonye Fanger. His mother brought him to the home that he lived in most of his life. He lived 2 years in Myrtle Creek and 14 years in Brookings, Oregon, coming home to Monroe in 1965. He w…

June Louise (Shrader) Hart 93 of Brookings, OR died Feb. 15th, 2020 at Lodi Nursing and Rehabilitation in Lodi, CA.She was born Dec. 29, 1926 in Salem, OR to Anna and Guy Shrader Sr.. She was the 7th of eight children. June went to Brookings Harbor High school. She loved coaching Volleyball,…

Born on 8/24/1940 in La Bajada, Sinaloa, Mexico. Bartolome was raised with three brothers and two sisters in the fruitful hills of Santa Apolonia, where his fondest memories were held. He enjoyed the life of living off the land, catching fish and crawdads from the river, and collecting fruit…

Neil Odom Erwin, 52, of Sam’s Valley passed away February 20, 2020 at Providence Hospital in Medford, OR surrounded by his wife and family.

Leonard “Tiny” Caudell died February 14, 2020, Leonard was born August 18, 1946 in Oakland California. After marrying Dornene Shahan also from Oakland in June 1970 set out for Oregon. It was his dream to move to Oregon and build a log house. After much hard work, his dream was fulfilled. He …

Don E. Brewer was born October 22, 1937 in Gold Beach, Oregon to U.E. & Gladys Brewer. He passed away February 15, 2020 in Portland, Oregon at Providence Hospital following surgery for a major stroke. He was 82 years old.

Wilbur J. Clements passed away peacefully, faithful to the end. Services will be later.

Rodney S. Young, of Crescent City and born in Reno, Nevada on July 6, 1964, passed away on January 9, 2020.

Donnis Lausmann peacefully passed away on January 29, 2020, after a long illness. She was born February 1, 1932 in Winona, Minnesota to Harold and Leona Briesath, the eldest of five of five children. After graduation from Winona High School, she was employed by Northwest Bell in Minnesota fo…

Passed away peacefully in her sleep, on February 10, 2020.  No service planned.

Faywray” ’Fay” Ritz Was born May 15, 1934 inYakima, Washington, and passed away February 5, 2020 Brookings, OR. Fay is survived by her husband of 65 years, Donald Ritz. Children Nancy Ritz Tamura, Randall Ritz and Jana (Shacon) Ritz.  Brothers, Bill (Virgina) Nicholson and Ernie Voekler, Sis…

John O’Hara passed away in his home surrounded by his loved ones on February 7, 2020 at the age of 83. He was born in Detroit, MI to Mary Margaret O’Hara and H. Richard O’Hara. John was a long time resident of Brookings and an active member of the Chetco Shrine Club, Masonic Lodge and was a …

Brookings resident Robert D. Stroud passed away February 5, 2020 at the age of 77. He was born May 5, 1942 in Newtown, Pennsylvania. Redwood Memorial Chapel is assisting the family

Kay Marie Roth, 63, of Albany passed away on February 3, 2020. Fisher Funeral Home is handling arrangements. (www.fisherfuneralhome.com)

Art McCune, 90, of Smith River, California was born on August 11, 1929 and passed away on February 1, 2020. A Celebration of Life will take place at a future date.

Barbara Edgar passed away on Jan 11, 2020, at the age of 79. Barbara grew up in Gold Beach, and after many years away, she moved back in 2002. Barbara was preceded in death by her husband, Walton Edgar, her parents Harry Raymond Gardner and Ellen Gardner (Smallwood) and her Brother Phillip G…

Resident of Brookings, Glenn Fisher, 85, passed away in Brookings, Oregon on January 23rd, 2020. He was born in Anaheim, California on July 10th, 1934. No services are planned at this time. Redwood Memorial Chapel is assisting the family.

Brookings resident Leonard H. Gaetz passed away on January 21, 2020 at the age of 79. He was born August 15, 1940 in Lakewood, Ohio. A memorial Service will be held at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, January 29, 2020 at Brookings Church of the Nazarene, 1600 Highway 101 North, Brookings. Redwood Memori…

David (Dave) Mitchell died December 24, 2019 peacefully surrounded by loving family and dear friends. He was born in Myrtle Point, Or on the 13th of February, 1951to Alice and Melbourne (Mick) Mitchell, The family moved to Gold Beach, where Dave and his brother Jeff attended school, Dave gra…

Andrew William Oppmann Jr. “dropped the suit” (his terminology) on January 23, 2018, in peaceful anticipation of rejoining his beloved wife. “D” Brown Oppmann. Born in Ohio on October 29, 1931. Andy strove to balance the Germanic perfectionism he’d inherited with his scorpio-Dionysian nature…

Paul was born in Coos Bay, OR on December 19, 1969 to Janet Lynn Johnson (Mayer) and an extended family of grandparents and uncles who helped to raise him. Paul spent most of his life in Coos Bay, OR though he’d been living and working for the past couple of years in the Brookings, OR area. …

Glendora Jean Skipwith, passed away Jan. 8, 2020, she was 82.  Glendora was born and raised in Upstate New York. She and her husband, Perry O’Hearn and three young children decided to “head West” and relocated to Tangent, Oregon in 1967.  There her youngest two sons were born.

Ray William Brouette passed away Dec. 7, 2019 following a long illness.  He was born June 10, 1942 in Grand Forks, North Dakota.

Ernest Eugene Krauss, passed away on Nov. 22, 2019 at Veterans Hospital, Portland, Oregon.  He was born Nov. 1, 1925 to Fritz Krauss and Susan Tolin Krauss of Salem, Oregon.

Gladys Marie Harrell went home to her Lord on Christmas Day, Dec. 25, 2019.    She was born on Feb. 8, 1943 in Medford, Oregon, to Albert Clayton and Dorothy Chadwick.

Dorothy Lee Zastrow, 87, of Brookings, passed away peacefully at her home surrounded by her family on the morning of Dec. 25, 2019.  Dorothy was born Aug. 12, 1932 in Monmouth, Oregon to Ray and Margaret White. Her family moved to Arlington, Oregon and that is where she met her husband of 70…

Rick Hale of Brookings, Oregon died December 17,2017 in Crescent City, California. He was born April 19,1954 in San Diego, California to Cora A. Lacy and John Triplett Hale.  Rick graduated high school at Mount Miguel High School in Spring Valley, California.

Marilyn (Sparkie) Baumann passed away Sunday, January 05, 2020 peacefully at home with her four children at her side.

Former Brookings resident Steven Carl Brooks, 71, lost his battle against cancer on Tuesday, December 31, 2019. He was born November 17, 1948 in Aberdeen, WA to Melvin and Elva (Hill) Brooks. He graduated from Brookings Harbor High School in 1967. Steve married the love of his life, Liz, on …

Robert J. Fitton, also known as “Bob,” passed away on December 1, 2019, in Alameda, California at the age of 87.

There will be a celebration of life for Richard Dale Wood on Saturday, January 11th, 2 p.m., at First Baptist Church in Gold Beach (29755 Turner Street ).

Darrell Gene Allen, 73, of Gold Beach, Oregon, passed away in Medford, Oregon on December 26, 2019, from complications after back surgery.

Doris (Carpenter) Turner, 94, passed away on December 25, 2019 in Gold Beach. She was the widow of William Turner. They were married for 68 years. Doris was born in Gold Beach, Oregon on December 27, 1924, the daughter of Asa and Pauline Carpenter. Doris and her family were true Curry County…

Dianne Marie Willian, 87, of Brookings, Oregon; passed away on December 10, 2019. Diane was born in Columbus, Wisconsin, to Frances Mae Stevenson and John Kyle Eccles.

Coos Bay resident Chester “Paul” Mayer passed away December 30, 2019 near Brookings, Oregon. He was born December 19, 1969.  Redwood Memorial Chapel is assisting the family.

Brookings resident Sharon E. Harvell passed away on December 23, 2019 at the age of 77. She was born April 12, 1942 in Portales, New Mexico. There will be a Funeral Service at 4 pm on Saturday January 4, 2019 at Blue Water Café in Harbor. Redwood Memorial Chapel is assisting the family.

Michael Etress passed away on December 25th, 2019 in Brookings at the age of 67. He was born in Merced, California on February 11th, 1952. Redwood Memorial Chapel is assisting with arrangements.

Rick Hale of Brookings died December 17, 2019 in Crescent City, CA.

John was born to Alvin and Bess Dies in Moline, Illinois.  He attended public school in McMinnville, Oregon, graduating in 1948 and immediately joined the Navy, followed by attending OSU where he was a member of Sigma Chi and House Manager.  He was recalled for the Korean Conflict and becaus…

Barbara Woodroofe Eddy, long-time resident and educator of Spokane, WA and resident of Brookings, OR from April 2010 to the present, has died at the age of 103.  She passed away peacefully in her sleep.

Karen Lee Roe, 71, of Gold Beach, peacefully passed away on Nov. 30, 2019 in her own home surrounded by her family after a long courageous battle with pancreatic cancer.  

Harold “Pete” Gardner, age 78 of Smith River, CA passed away on Friday December 13th, 2019. A lifelong resident of Del Norte County, he was born May 8, 1941 in Crescent City, California.

Brookings resident Terri Hall passed away at her residence on December 8th, 2019 at the age of 62. Terri was born on August 29th, 1957 in Indianapolis, Indiana. Redwood Memorial Chapel is assisting with arrangements.

Gold Beach resident Karen Lee Roe passed away at home on November 30, 2019 at the age of 71. She was born December 6, 1947 in Portland, Oregon. Redwood Memorial Chapel is assisting the family