Donald Thomas Foose

Donald Thomas Foose was born in March 1926 and died in February 2012. He is survived by his sister, Darlene Wyatt, of Eagle Point. He will be missed by family and friends.

Free movie at EP Library

The whole family is welcome to “Friday Night at the Movies,”  the first Friday of the month from 7-8:30 p.m., in the Community Meeting Room at the library, 239 W. Main. Feb 4: The featured movie is based on Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga’Hoole. This film tells the story of a young…

Ann Benjamin

Ann Benjamin born July 13, 1938 in Liverpool, England and passed away Jan. 2011 in Rogue River, Oregon. She is survived by her sisters Josephine Ellison, Calif., Elizabeth Simpson – Calif. Valerie Ashcroft, England, Patricia Londelius, Arizona, and brother James Barlow, Australia. She will be missed dearly by her many nieces and nephews in England,…

90 years celebrated with 90 roses

{gallery}/12_14_10/roses{/gallery} If you missed Helen Barrow’s 90th birthday celebration at the Ashpole Center on Dec. 5, you missed a great afternoon with a great lady. About 100 guests were in attendance; friends, family, educators and many descendants of pioneer families enjoyed a memorable time with Helen. A magnificent arrangement of 90 roses created by Kathy…

FD 3 firemen give 3-wheeled stroller to young victim & family

{gallery}/04_27_10/boy{/gallery} We depend on the service our firefighters, paramedics and dispatchers provide when an emergency occurs. But we don’t always see the other side of those dedicated folks. They, too, have emotions and feelings. That caring side of those people was seen last week at Fire District 3 when four-year-old Louwashyouwa King and his parents,…

Mary Carr

Mary Carr, 93, of Shady Cove, died Jan. 26, 2010 at her home. Arrangements by Conger-Morris, Central Point Chapel. She moved from Salem to the Rogue Valley in 1991. She is survived by family and dear friends, Jane Neuner and Goldie.

Sandra R. (Roiter) Brite

Sandra R. Brite, of Eagle Point, died Sept. 9, 2009. She was born Oct. 10, 1940 in Charlotte, Mich., to Leonard and Jewel Roiter. She is survived by her sons, Jon (Shari), Eagle Point, Leroy (Paula), Central Point, Scott (Jennifer), Medford; sisters, Monica (Florida), Margo (Texas); brothers, Jim (Arkansas) and Clayton (Ohio); nine grandchildren and…

Support needed for family of an EP 7-year-old with extremely rate cancer

Seven-year-old Ethan Jostad, son of Kim and Chris Jostad, of Eagle Point, started complaining about his chest hurting when he was laying down in bed. His mother discovered a bulge on the left side of his chest. On July 21 they took him to the doctor. By July 30 after a number of tests, doctors…

Kenneth Dean Trautman

Kenneth Dean Trautman Kenneth Dean Trautman, age 79, died May 10, 2009 in Medford, OR. He was born January 28, 1930 in Herrick, South Dakota to Herbert & Julia Trautman. Ken and his family moved to Oregon in 1934 to Grants Pass, OR.  His family later moved to Central Point in 1937, where he graduated…

Phyllis Evelyn Howard

Phyllis Evelyn Howard, 80, of Eagle Point, died March 15, 2009 at her home. She was born May 10, 1928 in Ustick, to a family of 10. She married Gene Dougal when she was 17. They lived in Idaho and later moved to California. Years later, having been widowed twice, she moved to Oregon where…

Avis Laurel Van Hoy

Avis Laurel Van Hoy, age 88, of Eagle Point, died Monday, October 6, 2008 at Providence Medford Medical Center.      A memorial service was held at  Oct. 11, 2008 at Hull & Hull Chapel in Grants Pass. Condolences may be made to the family at www.since1928hull.com. Remembrances may be made to Woodville Museum, PO…