Linda Sue Martin “Munga

  Linda Sue Martin “Munga”, 62, earned her angel wings on March 27, 2012 with her family by her side at North Vista Hospital in Las Vegas, NV. She was born December 11,1949 in Wayne County, Michigan. She was the daughter of Henry & Rosella Lang. Linda went to McCloud High School in McCloud, CA….

Kenneth Weldon O’Neal

Kenneth W. O’Neal, 72, of Eagle Point, died Dec. 14, 2011 at Oregon Health and Science University Hospital.Arrangements by Perl Funeral Home.

Is this Oregon’s gift to mentally ill patients?

By Rep. Dennis RichardsonThe holiday cheer, the lights, the gift giving, the carols, the shopping and delicious treats are all part of our holiday excitement.  Christmas and Hanukkah’s Festival of Lights are times of joy and celebration, but this season is also a time of introspection and humility. We who have sound minds and bodies…

Kiwanis is supporter of children’s cancer program

By Kiwanian Dave WilsonMany children from the Rogue Valley have received treatment at Doernbecher Children’s Hospital in Portland.  This hospital is a leader in the National Cancer Institute 20 member consortium Phase 1 treatment centers in the United States, and is the only hospital west of the Mississippi to achieve this distinction.  During the County…

Charlotte Sue Wilson

Charlotte Sue Wilson, 68, of Shady Cove, died Sept. 6, 2011, at her home. She was born Oct. 20. 1942, in San Jose, Calif., to Bill and Mary Hook. She went to Ukiah High and Marin College. She then went to work as an emergency room nurse at Novato General Hospital and later for Monterey…

Betty Mae Reed

Betty Mae Reed, 78, of White City died at Providence Hospital. She was born on Oct. 22 1932, to Charles Gilmore and Erma Farrow. She was a high school graduate. On Dec. 22, 1977, she married Del Reed in Reno. She was a restaurant manager and park manager for Aloha Sun Mobile Estates for over…

Edmond Gary Blaine Hoppes Jr.

Edmond Gary Blaine Hoppes Jr., of Medford, Ore., born Nov. 17, 1964, was taken by his Lord Jesus, at Providence Hospital, Oct. 16, 2010. He is survived by children, Krystal and Tyler Hoppes, of Eagle Point; parents, Gary and Georgene Hoppes, of Eagle Point; brothers, Troy, of Madras, Toby, of Shady Cove, and Travis of…

Charles Leslie McLauchlan Sr.

Charles Leslie McLauchlan Sr., 61, died June 14, 2010 at Three Rivers Hospital in Grants Pass after a long and brave battle with cancer. He was born Feb. 25, 1949, in San Diego, Calif., to Charles and Frieda McLauchlan. He graduated from Herbert Hoover High School in 1967, with plans to develop a cattle ranch….

Lenn Lamar Hannon

Former State Senator Lenn Hannon died April 1, 2010 at his residence in Salem. He was born July 4, 1943 in Roseburg to Leonard and Irene Hannon.  He spent most of his life in Ashland. Mr. Hannon spent 30 years of service in the Oregon State Senate and six years in the Oregon National Guard….

Olin Richard Shanrock Jr.

Olin Richard Shanrock Jr. passed away on Saturday, February 6, 2010 at the age of 76 in Medford, Oregon at Rogue Valley Hospital from heart complications. He was born on July 25, 1933 in Wheeler, Indiana. Olin was Vice President and partner in Midstate Construction until his retirement in 2004. He and his wife Judy…

Benefit for Ethan, Oct. 17

Hair stylists from at least three local salons are donating their services and time to help the family of Ethan Jostad. Ethan, a student at Eagle Rock, has an extremely rare form of cancer, has spent considerable time since mid summer at Doernbecher’s Hospital in Portland or at Rogue Valley Medical Center. He was expected…