• 0

Robert Gordon Smith (Bob) passed in peace on February 24, 2017, in Roseburg, Oregon, at the age of 89. Bob was born November 24, 1927, in Denver, CO, to Seldon and Dorothy Smith.

  • 0

SCPO Robert E. Shaddy, USN, Retired resident of Roseburg, OR, passed away Sunday, February 19, 2017, peacefully at home at the age of 81 years old. He was the first child of Vincin Aaron Shaddy and Anna Mae Banford Shaddy, born at home in Kuna, ID, April 30, 1935.

  • 0

On May 13, 1943, Shari Washburn was born Sharon Ann Monaghan in San Francisco, California. Sharon was raised by her mother, Alice Cooper on 43rd and Balboa Street. She finished her schooling at Washington High School in 1962. She married William Willis in 1967. The couple moved to Ashland, O…

  • 0

Merton H. Peterson was born July 8, 1935, in Montana to Howard and Beulah Peterson and went to his eternal home in heaven March 14, 2017, following a lingering illness. He graduated high school in Great Falls, Montana, in 1953, received his Bachelor's degree from Seattle Pacific University i…

We're always interested in hearing about news in our community. Let us know what's going on!

  • 0

Roy Marvin Gregory, age 91, passed away peacefully on Sunday, March 12, 2017, in Roseburg, Oregon. The youngest child of Andrew Gregory and Laura Gregory (Tharp), he was born and raised in Paul's Valley, Oklahoma. At the young age of 17, he enlisted in the United States Navy to proudly serve…

  • 0

Obituaries and death notices of the following individuals were published the past week in The News-Review. Names are followed by date of death.

  • 0

James “Jim” Alva Stephens, age 92, of Myrtle Creek, OR, passed away on Wednesday, March 15, 2017, at his residence. James was born on September 12, 1924, in Oakland, Oregon, to Alva and Bertha Stephens.

  • 0

A Portsmouth, VA high school graduate, Joe received a BA from Lynchburg College (1951), a MFA at Richmond Professional Institutes of the College of William & Mary (1953), and studied at the Univ. of VA (1958-62). He became a member of the Jefferson Society (1960). Joe was a sergeant in t…

  • 0

Edward Marlin Scevers, age 90, of Sutherlin, Oregon, went to his Heavenly mansion on Saturday, March 11th, 2017, in Mercy hospital surrounded by many loving family members.

  • 0

Joanne L. (Price) Wagstaff, age 81, of Roseburg, OR, went to be with her Lord and Savior on Sunday, March 5, 2017. She fought a long, hard battle with Alzheimer’s that started just two years after the death of her beloved husband, Bob. Joanne was born, December 22, 1935, in French Camp, CA. …

  • 0

Born June 23, 1952, in Roseburg, Oregon, Jon passed away Wednesday, March 1st, 2017, at 02:43, at age 63, at Highland House in Grants Pass.

  • 0

Paula, better known as Joann, and husband, Ray, resided in Yoncalla, OR, until the early 1970s, when they moved to a ranch in Tygh Valley located in Central Oregon.

  • 0

Ruby Ann Lambert Mathis Nelson, age 97, passed away in Nampa, ID, on Sunday, March 5, 2017. She was born in Havelock, NE, on November 22, 1919, to Esther Winings Lambert and Uel Lambert. She was the sixth of ten children and the last surviving child.

  • 0

Maureen R. Oebel went to her eternal home on Wednesday, March 8, 2017. Maureen was born in Robinson, IL, on August 4, 1922, to James T. and Sophia M. (James) Ridgway.

  • 0

Brian, age 63, was born in Calderbank, Scotland, to James and Catherine Morrison. He passed away Sunday, February 19, 2017, at Peace Health Hospital in Vancouver, WA, with his family by his side.