Linda Gale Holladay - 1944 - 2018

Linda Gale Holladay, age 73 died on Sunday December 23, 2018. She passed peacefully at home due to complications arising from the effects of Alzheimer’s. Her children, grandchildren and great granddaughter Adalynn surrounded her with love, memories and a sense of peace as she passed with grace. She was born December 29, 1944 in Tahlequah, Oklahoma to Elmer Jackson Lee and Elizabeth Samantha

Marietta A. Wright - 1916 - 2018

A Celebration of Life is scheduled on January 6, 2019 at 2pm, at the Dayton Pioneer Evangelical Church for Mariette Alva Wright of Dayton, Oregon, who died in her home on December 22, 2018. Reverend Steve Hopper will officiate.Marietta was born July 28, 1916 at home in High Heaven, McMinnville, Oregon, to Eugene H. and Alva (Smith) White. She attended schools in McMinnville, graduating from McMinn

Robert D. "Bob" Summers - 1927 - 2018

After 91 years of laughter and love, Robert Decatur Summers took his last breath on earth and his first breath in heaven on Tuesday, December 11th. It was truly a wonderful passing as dozens of family members had been at his bedside for several days laughing, praying, reading scripture and singing his favorite songs. Bob was born to John Robert and Eleanor Briscoe Summers in a log house on a homes

Douglas George Sager - 1937 - 2018

Douglas George Sager, age 81, of McMinnville, passed away on December 23rd. He was born June 4, 1937 in Portland, OR to Clyde and Alta (Mallery) Sager. He grew up in Yamhill, OR and attended Yamhill Schools. He loved sports, hunting, and fishing. He served in the Army reserves from 1958 – 1960, active duty in the Armey from 1960 – 1962, followed by an honorable discharge. He graduated

David Charles Hanson - 1956 - 2018

David (Dave) Charles Hanson, 62, passed away unexpectedly of natural causes at Legacy Emmanuel Medical Center in Portland, Oregon on 11/29/2018. Dave was born on May 12th, 1956 in McMinnville, Oregon to Roger and Janice (McGregor) Hanson. He was the first of 3 boys, followed by Michael and Douglas. Dave started his schooling at Grande Ronde Elementary School in the fall of 1962 and two years later

Kathryn Mae Willis - 1952 - 2018

Kathryn (Kathy) Mae Willis passed away in her home on December 17th surrounded by her family and friends who loved her dearly. She was 66 years old. She was born in Denver, CO. The family moved to California for a short time and then made their home in Newberg, OR, where she attended school.Then she worked at Grandma's Cookies and married Rolland Lee Smith and had two girls Andrea and Lisa.Then, s

Wanda Charleen Davis - 1940 - 2018

Arrangements will be private. In Lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to Legacy Hospice. Arrangements entrusted to Macy and Son Funeral Directors.

Adalaida "Lila" Garza Alonzo - 1946 - 2018

Adalaida “Lila” Garza Alonzo passed away on Monday, December 17th, 2018, a day after her 72nd birthday. She was preceded in death by her husband Juan Alonzo, her mother, father, and three sisters. Lila left behind three children, Juan, Adrian, and Rosie, along with a step-father, four brothers, and four sisters. Lila was born on December 16, 1946. She was a precious soul, a kind and ge

Patricia Helen Gearin Bates - 1924 - 2018

She never thought she was particularly creative, musical or artistic, but she was. She never thought of herself as particularly clever, witty or wise, but she was. And she never really considered herself beautiful or smart, but she certainly was.Pat Bates had all those qualities, plus some really good fortune, right up until the day she died – Wednesday, Dec. 13, at home in McMinnville, Oreg

Marvel Wayne Smith - 1939 - 2018

Marvel Wayne (“Wayne”) Smith departed life exactly as he wanted to -- peacefully and with no pain. He leaves behind a legacy of love, friendship and kindness.  Wayne would go out of his way to help anyone. He will be missed by his family and many, many friends.Wayne passed away on December 10, 2018. He was 79 years old. Wayne was born on October 28, 1939 in Coeur d’Alene, Id

Jack Donald Maxwell Sr. 1928-2018 & Mary Louise Maxwell 1926-2018

Jack Donald Maxwell, Sr. was born July 13, 1928 in Indianapolis, IN to George and Addie Maxwell and passed on December 8, 2018. Mary Louise Engelhard Stevens Maxwell was born October 1, 1926 in Xenia, Ohio to Carl E. and Madeline Engelhard. Both moved several times during their years. At the young age of nine Jack had to drop out of school to help his dad support the family. Jack served in the nav

Donald J. Mero - 1938 - 2018

Donald Joseph Mero passed away on December 17, 2018, with his family by his side, at his home in McMinnville, Oregon. He was 80 years old. He was born in Kalispell, Montana, to parents Russell “Bub” and Amber Mero.He graduated from Kalispell High School in 1956 and after working at the family logging site for a little over a year attended Western Montana College in Dillon, Montana wher

Patty L. Blue - 1928 - 2018

Patty L. Blue passed peacefully December 11, 2018. She was born Patty L. Hollister, January 25th 1928 in Corvallis Oregon. She is survived by her daughter and son, three grandchildren, and seven great-grandchildren. She was a dearly loved wife, mother, aunt, sister, and best friend to many. Her favorite song was a wonderful life, and that she did have. Rest in peace, as "Peace" was her f

Willis O. Marshall - 1925 - 2018

Willis O. Marshall was born on April 10, 1925 in Oregon City, Oregon. He attended Clarks Grade School and then Oregon City High School. Upon graduation he enrolled in Oregon State College. He dropped out of College to enlist in the Navy. He studied electronics and communication. Graduating at the top of his class he continued his studies at Texas A & M and the University of Wisconsin. He was i

Carolyn Ruth Jones - 1943 - 2018

Ruth Jones was born in 1943 in McMinnville, Oregon. She graduated from Willamina High School. She was preceded in death by her oldest son, Aubrey. She is survived by her husband, Sonny; daughter, Coleen; and son, Kelly. She has many grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She loved to spend time with family, travel, play cards and the JCI Senator program.