Obituaries for December 2013

Obituary

Frank S. McJunkin

Frank S. McJunkin, 84, of Parkdale, Ore., passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2013, at Oregon Health and Science University in Portland, Ore. Frank was born Nov. 27, 1929, in Albany, Ore., to William Samuel Charles McJunkin and Mary ...

Donald Fults

Donald Fults passed away peacefully in his home surrounded by family on Nov. 25, 2013. Donald was born in Glendale, Calif., on Aug. 21, 1931, to Clint and Margaret Fults. In 1941 the family moved to Escondido, Calif. It was ...

Richard William Hutson

Richard William (Dick) Hutson, 63, passed away in Portland, Ore., on Nov. 29, 2013. He was born in Hood River, Ore., on Feb. 25, 1950, to Betty Ann (Paasch) and Richard Emmett Hutson. Dick graduated from Wy’east High School in ...

Wilda Hill Goe

Wilda Hill Goe, 90, passed away Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2013, surrounded by her loved ones at Providence Down Manor in Hood River, Ore. Wilda was born July 28, 1923, at Wapinitia, Ore., to Samuel Nathan Hill and Alpha Lavina (nee ...

Clyde Wilson

Clyde Wilson died Oct. 24, 2013, just 17 days short of his 102nd birthday. He worked at NASA for 35 years, retiring to Boise, Idaho, and then moved to Hood River, Ore., nine years ago. The following is from 2010 ...

Ralph Smiley

Ralph Smiley was born Sept. 1, 1920, in Bryson City, N.C., to Horace and Marietta Smiley. He died Dec. 6, 2013, in Hood River, Ore. After graduating high school he enlisted in the Army Air Corps in 1939 and served ...

David Joseph Hurliman

David Joseph Hurliman, resident of both Parkdale and Cloverdale, Ore., passed away peacefully surrounded by family on Dec. 9, 2013. David was born to Anton and Bertha (Haedinger) Hurliman Sept. 25, 1938, in Tillamook, Ore. David is survived by his ...

Norman Kingsford Vance

Norman Kingsford Vance passed peacefully in his sleep at home on Dec. 10, 2013. He is survived by his loving wife of 60 years, Anne, his four children, five grandchildren and one great-grandchild. Norman was born on Aug. 22, 1930, ...

Michael Duane Vanderslice

Michael Duane Vanderslice, 50, passed away unexpectedly on Monday, Dec. 9, 2013, at Providence Hood River Memorial Hospital surrounded by those he loved. He will be greatly missed by his many family and friends. Michael was born Sept. 14, 1963, ...

Frances M. Gregory

Frances “Fran” M. Gregory, 80, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 11, 2013, at Columbia Basin Care Facility in The Dalles, Ore. Fran was born Feb. 22, 1933, in Arkansas to Willy and Thelma Carr. A graveside service will be held Tuesday, ...

Joel Everett Nance

Joel Everett Nance, 80, of Terrebonne, Ore., passed away due to bladder cancer on Monday, Nov. 25, 2013, at his new home in Bend, Ore. Joel was born July 7, 1933, in Redmond, Ore., to Eric and Winona Nance. He ...

Maria Guadalupe-Marquez

Maria Guadalupe-Marquez, 48, passed away Saturday, Dec. 14, 2013, at Providence St. Vincent Medical Center surrounded by those she loved, due to complications of previous medical conditions. Maria was born Dec. 9, 1965, in Huautla, Morelos, Mexico, to Ramon and ...

Ann Cecile Klugel

Ann Cecile Klugel passed away Dec. 6, 2013. She was born March 2, 1955. Ann was married for 27 years to Tony Klugel, who played piano at the Columbia Gorge Hotel for 30 years. They loved to hike together. She ...

Leroy Anthony Chambers

Leroy Anthony Chambers, 76, a resident of The Dalles, Ore., and former White Salmon, Wash., resident, died Monday, Dec. 9, 2013, at a local hospital. Leroy was born Nov. 26, 1937, in Boise, Idaho, to Fred and Virginia (Helm) Chambers. ...

Wendell Ivan Scott

Wendell Ivan Scott, 80, of Sisters, Ore., passed away Dec. 17, 2013, at St. Charles Medical Center in Bend. A memorial service will take place Saturday, Jan. 4, at 1 p.m. at the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses, located at ...

Brian Harold Hillyard

Brian Harold Hillyard, 46, passed away Friday, Dec. 20, 2013, at his residence in Cascade Locks, Ore. Brian was born March 1, 1967, in Portland, Ore., to Donald and Betty Lou Hillyard. Services are planned for 6 p.m. Friday, Dec. ...

Robert Akio Sumoge

Robert Akio “Bob” Sumoge, 85, passed away Dec. 24, 2013, at his home in Hood River, Ore. Bob was born Sept. 15, 1928, in Hood River, the eighth of 11 children born to Shinjiro and Masa (Suzuki) Sumoge, a Japanese ...