Central Oregonian - Obituaries

CENTRAL OREGONIAN - Vernon M. Thompson
July 28, 2016

Vernon M. Thompson

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January 23, 1953 ~ July 18, 2016 Vernon M. Thompson, 63, of Prineville, passed away Monday, July 18, following a courageous battle with cancer, surrounded by people he loved. There will be a…
July 28, 2016

Dorothea C. Waymire

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September 29, 2947 ~ July 25, 2016 Dorothea C. Waymire, a longtime resident of Prineville, passed away July 25, 2016. She was born Sept. 29, 1947. The family will be doing a private service at a…
July 28, 2016

Allena M. Anker

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May 30, 1965 ~ July 20, 2016 Allena M. Anker, a resident of Bend, has passed away after a long, hard battle with ALS. She now dances with the Angels and praises her Lord and Savior. Allena was…


July 28, 2016

Judith 'Judy' Ann Winsor

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June 16, 1947 ~ July 23, 2016 Judith "Judy" Ann Winsor passed away July 23, 2016. She was born June 16, 1947. There will be a viewing at 11 a.m. with a memorial service at noon on Friday, Aug. 5…
CENTRAL OREGONIAN - Andrew 'Andy' J. Buxton
July 25, 2016

Andrew 'Andy' J. Buxton

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August 30, 1934 ~ June 24, 2016 Andrew “Andy” J. Buxton, 81, of Prineville, departed this life on Friday, June 24. A private memorial service will be held at a later date. Andy was born in…
July 21, 2016

Vernon Thompson

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January 23, 1953 ~ July 18, 2016 Vernon Thompson, 63, of Prineville, passed away Monday, July 18, 2016. Vernon was born Jan. 23, 1953. A private family service will be held at a later date.
CENTRAL OREGONIAN - Paul E. Gervais
July 21, 2016

Paul E. Gervais

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Paul E. Gervais passed away peacefully in Prineville on July 15, 2016. Paul was a loving husband to his wife, Judy N.; cherished child to his father, Wally, and stepmother, Elaine; a wonderful…
CENTRAL OREGONIAN - Linda Lee LaFon
July 21, 2016

Linda Lee LaFon

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August 21, 1947 ~ July 16, 2016 Linda Lee LaFon passed away July 16 in Prineville after a courageous battle with cancer. Linda was born Aug. 21, 1947, in Fresno, Calif., to parents Edward Emhoff…
CENTRAL OREGONIAN - Maurice 'Maury' Raymond Stone
July 21, 2016

Maurice 'Maury' Raymond Stone

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December 11, 1929 ~ January 4, 2016 Maurice "Maury" Raymond Stone, 86, of Bend, passed away Jan. 4 at his home in Aspen Ridge Assisted Living, in Bend. Maury married his high school sweetheart,…
CENTRAL OREGONIAN - Richard Carl Sumner
July 21, 2016

Richard Carl Sumner

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November 8, 1944 ~ July 16, 2016 Richard Carl Sumner, age 71, passed away peacefully in his sleep at his Bend home on July 16, following a year-and-a-half standoff with cancer. A Memorial…

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Jul 18, 2016

Thelma G. Robertson

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Thelma G. Robertson, 96, of Prineville, passed away Tuesday, July 12, 2016. A service will be held Saturday, Sept. 3 at 11 a.m. at the First Baptist Church, in Prineville. A full obituary will…
Jul 18, 2016

Lynn E. Jay

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Lynn E. Jay, 56, of Prineville, died Saturday, July 16. Funeral arrangements will be announced by Whispering Pines Funeral Home.
Jul 18, 2016

Richard C. Sumner

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November 8, 1944 ~ July 16, 2016 Richard C. Sumner, 71, passed away July 16, 2016, at his home in Bend. A service will be held July 22, 2016, at 2 p.m. at the 1868 Room, 152 NW Fourth St., in…
Jul 18, 2016

Kay Tenny

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Kay Tenny, 63, of Prineville, passed away Thursday, July 7, 2016. There will be no public services held at this time.
Jul 18, 2016

Stephanie Johnson

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January 28, 1946 ~ July 8, 2016 Stephanie Johnson, of Prineville, went to rest on July 8, 2016. She was born Jan. 28, 1946. A service for Stephanie will be held Aug. 4 at Eastside Church, in…
CENTRAL OREGONIAN - Shannon Michael Fox
Jul 14, 2016

Shannon Michael Fox

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October 29, 1969 ~ July 3, 2016 Shannon Michael Fox, 46, of Prineville, passed away Sunday, July 3. There will be a private celebration of his life with family in the upcoming weeks. He was born…
CENTRAL OREGONIAN - Bernadine Moore
Jul 14, 2016

Bernadine Moore

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February 14, 1930 ~ July 9, 2016 Bernadine Moore, 86, of Prineville, passed away Saturday, July 9. A service was held Thursday, July 14 at the Bible Way Church, in Prineville. Pastor Frank Bell…
CENTRAL OREGONIAN - Berna E. (McKenzie) Steelhammer
Jul 14, 2016

Berna E. (McKenzie) Steelhammer

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April 12, 1923 ~ July 10, 2016 Berna Elaine (McKenzie) Steelhammer, 93, passed away July 10 in Reno, Nev., after a lengthy illness. She was born to Cecil and Velda (Huston) McKenzie in her…
Jul 14, 2016

Kay Tenny

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Kay Tenny, 63, of Prineville, passed away Thursday, July 7, 2016. There will be no public services held at this time.
CENTRAL OREGONIAN - Joan Loretta Gerke
Jul 11, 2016

Joan Loretta Gerke

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August 25, 1924 ~ July 6, 2016 Joan Loretta Gerke, 91, a lifelong resident of Prineville, passed away July 6 in Reno, Nev. A Rosary will be held at St. Joseph Catholic Church on Friday, July 15…