Molalla Pioneer - Obituaries

Marlene Robbins
August 09, 2016

Marlene Robbins

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February 14, 1932 ~ August 1, 2016 Marlene Robbins passed away on August 1, 2016, from ­cancer. She was 84. Beloved mother of Jill and John, and wife of Richard, Marlene grew up in Portland and…
Barbara Ann Drennan
August 09, 2016

Barbara Ann Drennan

by Linda Baker
May 2, 1949 ~ August 2, 2016 Barbara Ann Drennan was born on May 2, 1949, in Yakima, Wash., to G. Eldon and Jane Drennan. She passed away peacefully with her loving brother by her side on the…
John Monroe Ross
August 10, 2016

John Monroe Ross

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December 20, 1939 ~ July 25, 2016 John Monroe Ross, born Dec. 20, 1939 passed away July 25, 2016 at the age of 76. John was a lifetime resident of Colton, and graduated from Colton High School…


August 05, 2016

Bernice Hearn

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Bernice Hearn, of Canby, died Aug. 3, 2016. She was 82. A service will be held at 1 p.m. on Aug. 11, at Grace Church, 901 N. Molalla Ave. Interment will be at 2:30 p.m. Aug. 11 at Rock Creek…
Beulah Ellen Meyerhoff
July 12, 2016

Beulah Ellen Meyerhoff

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November 21, 1925 ~ June 26, 2016 Beulah “Boo” Ellen Meyerhoff (Keeton) died Sunday, June 26, at her home in Silverton, Ore. She was 90 years old. Born in San Diego, Calif. on Nov. 21, 1925, to…
Angela Marie Knerr
July 06, 2016

Angela Marie Knerr

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June 15, 1973 ~ May 26, 2016 Angela Marie Knerr passed away May 26, 2016. She was 42. Angie was born to Sid Meyer and Dawn Hayes on June 15, 1973. Angie attended Rural Dell Elementary and…
Saima Matson
June 28, 2016

Saima Violet Henio Matson

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July 10, 1920 ~ June 15, 2016 Saima Violet Henio Matson, age 95, passed away peacefully on Wed., June 15, 2016 at her home in Mulino, Ore. She maintained her spirit of independence throughout…
Marilyn Sawtell Behrends
June 28, 2016

Marilyn Sawtell Behrends

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May 6, 1933 ~ June 23, 2016 Marilyn (“Mimi”) Behrends passed away in the early morning of June 23, at the ­Pheasant Pointe Assisted Living/­Memory Care facility in Molalla, where she had been a…
Albert Larson
June 22, 2016

Albert Darwin Larson

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August 10, 1924 ~ May 24, 2016 Albert ‘Bud’ Darwin Larson, 91, passed away peacefully on May 24 in Salinas, Calif., where he lived with his daughter, Candace, for the last 2 ½ years. He was born…
Cedric Hansen
June 22, 2016

Cedric HansenDecember 16, 1919 ~ June 12, 2016

by Molalla Pioneer
December 16, 1919 ~ June 12, 2016 Cedric Hansen passed away, surrounded by family on Sunday, June 12 at Providence Medical Center after a massive heart attack. He was 96 years old. Cedric Hugo…

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David Lee Fraijo
Jun 22, 2016

David Lee Fraijo

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September 10, 1961 ~ June 7, 2016 David Lee Fraijo passed away on June 7, 2016. He was 54 years old. He was born to Hazel and David Fraijo, Sr. on Sept.10, 1961, in San Diego, Calif. He was the…
Jun 23, 2016

Saima Violet Heino Matson

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Saima Violet Heino Matson, of Mulino, died June 15, 2016. She was 95. She was born July 10, 1920. A public celebration of life will be held at 2 p.m. July 2, at the Matson residence, 16151 S.…
Alegra Lee Gengler
Jun 14, 2016

Alegra Lee Gengler

by Molalla Pioneer
December 19, 1940 ~ May 29, 2016 On Sunday, May 29, 2016, Alegra Lee Gengler, of ­Molalla, joined her loved ones who ­preceded her in death. She was 75. Alegra was a Molalla ­native, born in…
Lorna Wilson
Jun 14, 2016

Lorna Carolyn Wilson

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March 2, 1931 ~ June 9, 2016 Lorna Carolyn Wilson died in ­Pasadena, Calif. June 9, 2016. She was born in New Mexico to Andrew and Kate ­(Taylor) Selig. In 1949, she married Raymond Wilson in…
MOLALLA PIONEER - Elsie Burley
Jun 07, 2016

Elsie Frieda Burley

by Molalla Pioneer
May 14, 1920 - May 27, 2016 Elsie Burley, 96, passed away May 27, 2016, at Pheasant Pointe Assisted Living Facility in Molalla, Ore. She was born in Aurora, Ore. on May 14, 1920, the second of…
MOLALLA PIONEER - Doris Graves
May 31, 2016

Doris Lavon Graves

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August 18, 1931 - May 16, 2016 Doris Lavon Graves went to her heavenly home on May 16, 2016, at the age of 84. Doris passed away in the presence of her loving family. She was born Aug. 18, 1931…
MOLALLA PIONEER - Richard Nicholas
May 24, 2016

Richard Franklin Nicholas

by Linda Baker
November 2, 1944 - May 11, 2016 Richard (Nick) Franklin Nicholas died May 11, 2016. He was 71. Nick was born to Ernest and Margaret Nicholas on Nov. 2, 1944, in Prineville, Ore. He lived most of…
MOLALLA PIONEER - Carl Coleman
May 24, 2016

Carl Everett Coleman

by Linda Baker
February 6, 1939 - May 11, 2016 Carl Everett Coleman passed away in his sleep on May 11, 2016, at the age of 77. He was born Feb. 6, 1939, in New Hampshire. He lived in Molalla with his wife of…
MOLALLA PIONEER - Stephan Marr
May 24, 2016

Stephan Marr

by Linda Baker
January 18, 1952 - May 1, 2016 Stephan Marr, of Colton, Ore., passed away following an accident on May 1, 2016. He was 64. He was born Jan. 18, 1952, in Oakland, Calif. Steve was a Property…
MOLALLA PIONEER - Clyde Burge
May 24, 2016

Clyde Daniel Burge

by Linda Baker
November 28, 1942 - May 1, 2016 Daniel (Dan) Clyde Burge passed away May 1, 2016. He was 73. Dan was born to Helen and Clyde Burge, in Denver, Colo., on Nov. 28, 1942. He enjoyed the outdoors;…