Obituaries for October 2013

Obituary

Ethella Josephine Cramblett

Ethella Josephine (Blied) Cramblett, 91, passed away peacefully Sept. 27, 2013, at Parkhurst House in Hood River. An only child, Ethella was born Feb. 5, 1922, to Hamer and Ethella Adeline (Mobley) Bleid in Portland, Ore. Her father brought her ...

Carroll J. Tveidt

Carroll J. Tveidt passed away Sept. 28, 2013, at the Oregon Veterans Home in The Dalles, Ore. Carroll was born to Carl and Hazel Tveidt in Valley Springs, S.D., on July 24, 1924. The Norwegian heritage that Carroll knew from ...

David Ray Neuvirth

Our beloved brother, father, and friend, David Ray Neuvirth, “River Song,” passed away Monday, Sept. 30, 2013, at Providence Hood River Memorial Hospital in Hood River, Ore., surrounded by family and friends. He was born May 7, 1967. David was ...

Janet Lee May

Janet Lee May, 79, passed peacefully away on the fall solstice, Sept. 22, 2013, with her family among her at her home in Hood River. Janet was born on Sept. 26, 1933, to Joseph Alexander and Esther Mary Hauru Parks. ...

William F. Askins

William F. “Bill” Askins, 81, passed away Monday, Oct. 7, 2013, at Providence Hood River Memorial Hospital surrounded by those he loved. William was born May 27, 1932, in Burbank, Calif., to William and Daisy (Feller) Askins. Services are planned ...

Yvonne Denise Clotilde Harvey

Yvonne Denise Clotilde Leblois Harvey loved life! She was born on Nov. 6, 1926, in Paris, France. The world has lost a colorful canary, a woman who found every occasion a cause for song. Having survived the German occupation of ...

Donald Graves

Donald Graves died on Oct. 9, 2013, of complications from colon cancer, with his family by his side. Don was born on April 25, 1930, in Shenandoah, Iowa, to Ross and Dorothy Graves. He was the eldest of three sons; ...

Keith Swafford

Keith Swafford, 80, died at his home in Richland, Ore., on Oct. 4, 2013, after a long, brave battle with cancer. A memorial service will be held at the Richland Grange Hall in Richland, Ore., on Sunday, Oct. 20, at ...

Celia Mariscal

Celia (Sally) Dominguez Mariscal passed away at the age of 61 from a long battle with cancer on Oct. 9, 2013, at her home surrounded by her loved ones. She was born in Blythe, Calif., on Feb. 5, 1952, the ...

Robert L. Hanel

Robert “Bob” L. Hanel, 72, of Hood River, Ore., passed away Oct. 14, 2013, in his home surrounded by his family. Bob was born Aug. 21, 1941, in Hood River to Sterling and Kathleen Hanel (Linley). Bob married his wife, ...

Linda Mae Lester

Linda Mae Lester (Hatch), 57, passed away Oct. 13, 2013, at her home in The Dalles, Ore. She was born Feb. 27, 1956, in Redmond, Ore., to Leo G. Hatch and Jenni E. Hatch (Kampfer). Linda grew up on a ...

Marvin Lee Harder

Marvin Lee Harder, 82, passed away Oct. 14, 2013, at Hawks Ridge Assisted Living Community in Hood River, Ore. Marvin was born March 16, 1931, in Gregory, S.D., to Melvin L. and Clara L. (Smith) Harder. The family relocated to ...

Stella Mae Gage

Stella Mae Gage, 97, died Oct. 17, 2013, in The Dalles, Ore. She was born April 29, 1916, in Alpena Pass, Ark., to Henry C. and Dolly Dorothy (Taber) Still. They moved to Taft, Calif., during the Great Depression and ...

David Henry Harris

Longtime Bingen, Wash., resident Dave Harris passed away at Skyline Hospital on Oct. 11, 2013, after suffering a severe stroke the previous Monday night. His loving wife and best friend of 67 years was at his bedside when Dave left ...

Peggy Lough

Our beloved mom, grandma and friend, Peggy Lough, left this world Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2013. Peggy was born to Jack and Sylvia Halliday on Feb. 11, 1927, in Hood River, Ore. She spent her early childhood on “the mountain” in ...

Georgia R. Linn

Georgia R. “Joey” Linn, 92, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2013, at Providence Brookside Manor in Hood River, Ore. Joey was born Jan. 3, 1921, in Hood River to Wesley and Barbara (Robinson) Clark. She grew up in the Mt. ...

Donald Edward Carter

Donald Edward “Don” Carter, 81, passed away Oct. 27, 2013, at home in Parkdale, Ore., with family by his side. He was born Nov. 1, 1931, in Hood River, the second son of Ralph and Elsbeth (Malaer) Carter. Don grew ...

Cleoda Marjorie Jackson

Cleoda Marjorie “Margie” Jackson, 86, passed away Oct. 25, 2013. Margie was born Oct. 21, 1927, in Missouri to Odie and Cleo (Washburn) Edwards. On July 21, 1946, she married Allen E. Jackson. A Cascade Locks resident for 60 years, ...