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Name Publication Date Source
Ceroney, Judith
Friday, February 15, 2002 The Register-Guard (Eugene, OR)
Judith Ann Cerkoney of Portland, formerly of Eugene, died Feb. 10 at age 61. Her family chose not to list the cause of death.

Cerkoney was born July 21, 1940, in Halstad, Minn., to Arnold and Fylies Bangen Jevning. She married Nick Cerkoney in Eugene in the 1980s. He died Feb. 17, 1997.

She lived in the River Road area of Eugene for 18 years. She previously lived in Great Falls, Mont., and in San Diego. She worked as a collections representative for a Portland medical clinic and for Sacred Heart Medical Center in Eugene.

Survivors include her mother, of Great Falls; two daughters, Nancy Glass of Portland and Chrisanna Whitener of Bartow, Fla.; a son, Danne Balek of Springfield; two stepbrothers, Richard and Gary Roadhouse, both of Washington; a sister, Sandra Vanni of Great Falls; two stepsisters, Patti Jones of Michigan and Kathy Holum of Great Falls; and five grandchildren.

No services are planned. Rose City Cemetery and Funeral Home in Portland is in charge of arrangements.
Chace, Allie Monday, January 29, 1979 The Register-Guard (Eugene, OR)
CHACE - Allie W. Chace of 24831 Butler Road, Junction City, died January 29, 1979.  Funeral arrangements entrusted to LOUNSBURY-MUSGROVE FUNERAL CHAPEL.
Chace, Allie Tuesday, January 30, 1979 The Register-Guard (Eugene, OR)
CHACE - Allie W. Chace of 24831 Butler Road, Junction city, died January 29, 1979 in Eugene.  She was born October 7, 1891 in Parker, Kansas, and has been a resident of Oregon since 1950.  Wife of Carl B. of Junction City; mother of: Marie Chan of Junction City, Eula Mae Hanks of Los Angeles, California, Thomas G. Caudle of Santa Rosa, California; sister of: Mildred Taylor of Phoenix, Arizona; 2 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren.  Visitation from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. Tuesday, January 30, and 9 a.m. till 12 noon Wednesday January 31 at 2 p.m. in LOUNSBURY-MUSGROVE FUNERAL CHAPEL, with Reverend Gary Powell officiating.  Concluding services at Lane Memorial Gardens.
Chadbourne, Mary Friday, February  16, 1979 The Register-Guard (Eugene, OR)
CHADBOURNE - Mary Jane Chadbourne of Cottage Grove died February 15, 1979 at the age of 82.  Funeral arrangements pending SMITH-LUND-MILLS FUNERAL CHAPEL.
Chaffee, Miriam

Sunday, December 3, 1989

The Register-Guard (Eugene, OR)

CHAFFEE – Miriam E. Chaffee of Eugene passed away December 1, 1989 at the age of 71.  She was born April 4, 1918 in Eugene to parents, Albert E. and Constance E. Caswell.  She was an office manager for a log export business during her career.  She was a member of the Pease Presbyterian Church, the PEO, and the Pi Beta Phi of the University of Oregon.  She is survived by her husband, Alan of Eugene, 2 children Constance Leaman of Federal Way, Washington, and Thomas Chaffee of Madison, Alabama, also 1 step-daughter, Pam Nelson of Lake Oswego, 3 brothers, John E. and Dwight Caswell A. of California, and Randall S. Caswell of Maryland; 2 grandsons; 1 great-grandchild.  Funeral services will be held Wednesday, December 6, 1989 at the Peace Presbyterian Church at 2 p.m. with Reverend John Huenink officiating.  Interment will be at Rest Haven Memorial Park.  Contributions in her memory may be made to the American Cancer Society, or the Sacred Heart Hospice in care of MUSGROVE FAMILY MORTUARY, 1152 Olive, Eugene, 97401.

Chairez, Jose
Saturday, December 15, 2007
The Register-Guard (Eugene, OR)
Visitation will be at 6 p.m. Sunday at St. Phillip Catholic Church, Creswell. The funeral Mass will be at 10 a.m. Monday at the church. Burial will be at 11:30 a.m. Monday at Creswell Cemetery. Arrangements by Andreason's Cremation & Burial Service, Springfield.
Chairez, Jose Saturday, December 15, 2007 The Register-Guard (Eugene, OR)
CRESWELL - The funeral Mass will be held at 10 a.m. Monday, Dec. 17, at St. Phillip Catholic Church in Creswell for Jose de Jesus Pantoja Chairez of Creswell, who died Dec. 13 of colon cancer. He was 57. Visitation will be at 6 p.m. Sunday at the church.
 
He was born May 13, 1950, in Nasaz Durango, Mexico, to Cornedio and Maria Luisa Chairez Pantoja. He married Guadalupe Rodriquez in 1973 in Mexico City. They later separated.

He was a nursery worker.

Survivors include three sons, Jorge Pantoja and Jose Pantoja, both of Creswell, and Sergio Pantoja of Springfield; a daughter, Biridiana Pantoja of Muskogee, Okla.; a brother, Alberta Pantoja of Cindad Juarez, Mexico; and eight grandchildren.

Arrangements by Andreason's Cremation & Burial Service in Springfield.
Chamberlin, George Tuesday, February  27, 1979 The Register-Guard (Eugene, OR)
CHAMBERLIN - George Charlie Chamberlin of 87196 Munsel Lake Road, Florence, passed away in Eugene February 25, 1979 at the age of 82.  He was born March 2, 1896 in Landusky, Montana.  He married Fairy Fay Coleman in Eugene March 13, 1926.  Besides his wife, he is survived by 2 daughters: Mrs. E. Faye Carr of Troutdale and Mrs. Georgia L. Oliver of Sandy; brother, Cornelius J. Chamberlin Sr. of Fall City, Washington; 7 grandchildren; 6 great-grandchildren.  He began the Old Woodsman Native Nursery in Florence in 1953 and operated it until his retirement.  He was a veteran of World War I, a member of the Florence VFW and World War I Barracks.  Funeral services will b held in the POOLE-LARSEN CHAPEL Wednesday, February 28, at 11 a.m., Reverend George Hake of the Little Fall Creek Church of Christ officiating.  Private interment will follow at Willamette National Cemetery, Portland.
Chambers, Jessica
Friday, February 13, 2004
The Springfield News (Springfield, OR)
May 3, 1980-Feb. 1, 2004

Jessica Brooke Chambers, 23, of Eugene and formerly of Springfield, has died in a car accident in Honduras.

She was born in Redding, Calif., to Robert Chambers and Kathaleen Ferguson.

She graduated from South Eugene High School. She lived in Springfield and Eugene.

She was a "bug saver" who enjoyed bugs and helped save their lives. She enjoyed crafts, gardening, animals, the outdoors and scuba diving.

Survivors include her mother and step-father, Kathaleen and Mark Moceikis of Eugene; her father, Robert Chambers of Luguna Beach, Calif.; two sons: Diego and Josue Chambers, both of Eugene; a brother: Steven Chambers of Salem; and three sisters: Sarah McCluskey of Taos, N.M., and Jennifer Chambers and Alana Chambers, both of Eugene.

The funeral will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 14, at Major Family Funeral Home. Burial will be at Laurel Grove Cemetery.
Chandler, Charles Monday January 9, 1950 The Register-Guard (Eugene, OR)
Mr. Chandler, Ex-Mayor, Dies

Charles J. Chandler, former mayor of Springfield, died Sunday in Eugene.  He was 65 years old.  After serving eight years on the Springfield city council, he was elected mayor in 1940, serving until Dec. 31, 1944.

During his term the city authorized $250,00 in bonds for a waste disposal plant,  In 1941 he was subject to a recall election, but the recall movement was [?].

Surviving are his widow, a daughter, two grandchildren, two sisters, two brothers, and several nieces and nephews.  Funeral services will be Wednesday at 2 p.m. at Veatch Hollingsworth England Mortuary, with Dr. Carroll C. Roberts officiating.  Interment will be in West Lawn Cemetery.
Chandler, Charles Monday January 9, 1950 The Register-Guard (Eugene, OR)
CHANDLER - Charles J. Chandler of 1280 Coburg Road, passed away in Eugene, Sunday, Jan. 8. 1950, at the age of 65.  He was born July 31, 1884 at Willamina, Oregon, and married Agnes Wooley, Sept. 8, 1907 at Eugene, Ore.  Since 1910 Mr. Chandler has been an employee of Booth-Kelly Lumber Co., both at Wendling and Springfield, and for over 30 years a sawyer for them.  He was a member of the Christian Church, and The B.P.O.E., No. 357.  He is survived by his wife; one daughter, Mrs. Maurice Daggett of Inglewood, Calif.; 2 grandchildren, Linda and Jay Daggett; 2 sisters, Mrs. Blaine Jackson of Clakamas, Ore., and Mrs. Frank Knowl of Portland; 2 brothers, Arthur of Portland and Ralph of Medford; several nieces and nephews.  Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 11, 1950 at Veatch Hollingsworth England Funeral Home.  Dr. Carroll C. Roberts officiating with interment in West Lawn Cemetery.
Chapman, Cecile Thursday, December 13, 2001 The Register-Guard (Eugene, OR)
SPRINGFIELD - A memorial service will be held Dec. 15 for Cecile L. Chapman of Springfield, who died Dec. 11 of age-related causes. She was 93.

Chapman was born Sept. 15, 1908, in Albany to Robert and Effie Cady Mayberry. A descendant of the Ritner pioneer family of Polk County, she was a sixth-generation Oregonian.

She lived in Albany, Portland and Halsey before moving to Lane County in 1922. She graduated from Eugene High School. She married Arlo Chapman in Eugene on Dec. 24, 1929. He died Jan. 3, 1978.

Chapman worked as a secretary/receptionist at Springfield Junior High School for 10 years. She enjoyed reading, cooking and gardening. She was a member of First Evangelical Church in Eugene and a former member of the Order of the Eastern Star.

Survivors include three grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Two daughters, Linda Chapman and Judith Stone, a granddaughter, Susan Landowske, and a great-grandson, Joey Landowske, died previously.

Saturday's service will be at 2 p.m. at First Evangelical Church in Eugene. Burial will be at Rest-Haven Memorial Park in Eugene. Poole-Larsen Funeral Home in Eugene is in charge of arrangements.

Memorial contributions may be made to The Gideons or the Eugene Mission.
Chapman, Uldine
Friday, September 30, 1994
The Register-Guard (Eugene, OR)
CRESWELL – The funeral will be Oct. 1 for Uldine M. “Dean” Chapman of Creswell, who died of respiratory failure on Sept. 28.  She was 69.

A long-time resident of Creswell, Chapman was born Dec. 14, 1924, in Eugene to Marvin and Viola Hoover.  She moved to Creswell in 1935 from a homestead near Lorane.

She married Wesley Chapman in Bremerton, Wash., on Jan. 31, 1944, while he was on leave from the war.

A homemaker, Chapman helped organize the Jaws of Life fund raiser for the Creswell fire department and the annual Christmas food basket drive.  She was a charter member of Creswell VFW Post No. 4039 and past president and secretary of the auxiliary.

Her hobbies included collecting antiques and dolls, making scrap books, sewing and digging for old bottles.

In addition to her husband, survivors include two daughters, Diana Knox of Springfield, and Donna Bergerson of Eugene; two sons, Larry and Marvin, both of Creswell; three brothers, William Hover of Salem, Robert Hoover of Roseburg, and Donald Hoover of Eugene; a sister, Lodema Kilgore of College Place, Wash.; 12 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

Saturday’s service is at 11 a.m. at Creswell Presbyterian Church.  Private burial will be at Creswell Pioneer Cemetery.  England’s Creswell Memorial Chapel is in charge of arrangements.

Memorial contributions may be made to Sacred Heart Home Health Services, in charge of the funeral home.
Chapman, Wesley

Friday, November 21, 2008

The Register-Guard (Eugene, OR)

CRESWELL - The funeral will be held at 1 p.m. Monday, Nov. 24, at Creswell Presbyterian Church for Wesley J. Chapman of Creswell, who died Nov. 19 of pneumonia. He was 84.

He was born Sept. 19, 1924, in Valsetz to W. J. and Josephine Seward Chapman . He married Uldine "Dean" Hoover on Jan. 30, 1944, in Bremerton, Wash. She died Sept. 28, 1994. He married Ruth Roberts on Oct. 18, 1997, in Creswell.

He attended elementary school in Garibaldi, Dallas and Cottage Grove, and graduated from Creswell High School. He served aboard the U.S.S. Lexington CV-2 during World War II. The ship was sunk in the Battle of the Coral Sea in May of 1942. He then served on the U.S.S. Copahee and the newly commissioned U.S.S. Lexington. Chapman owned one-half interest in C & K Logging Company for many years. He later worked at Weyerhaeuser in Cottage Grove and retired in 1990 after 30 years of employment with the company.

Survivors include his wife; two daughters, Diana Knox of Springfield and Donna Bergerson of Eugene; two sons, Larry and Marvin, both of Creswell; a brother, Robert of Anderson, Calif., a sister Elsie Brock of Creswell; 13 grandchildren and 17 great-grandchildren.

Burial at Creswell Pioneer Cemetery will follow the service. Arrangements by England's Creswell Memorial Chapel.

Chappell, Lola
Wednesday, May 17, 2000
The Register-Guard (Eugene, OR)
Lola V. Chappell of Eugene died May 15 of cancer. She was 69.

Chappell was born July 11, 1930, in West Point, Neb., to Victor and Bertha Keman Roth. She married Martin Chappell in West Point on May 25, 1952. They were married 15 years and remained friends. Chappell attended the Oregon Institute of Technology for one year. She was a homemaker and mother. Her intereast included gourmet cooking and she was an avid reader.

Survivors include her mother, Bertha Meier of West Point; three daughters, Victoria Chappell of Klamath Falls, Terese Chappell of Eugene, and Geraldine Gartzke of Wisconsin; three sons, Eugene of Anchorage, Bruce of Eugene and Larry of IL.; a brother, Victor Roth of Neb.; a sister, Donna Dagosta of Omaha, Neb.; and five grandchildren. A grandson, Joseph Chappell, died previously.

Private services will be held. Andreason's Cremation & Burial Service in Eugene is in charge of arrangements. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society.
Charles, Dorothy Saturday, June 9, 2001 The Register-Guard (Eugene, OR)
A celebration of life gathering will be held June 12 for Dorothy Charles of Eugene, who died June 4 of cancer. She was 75.

Charles was born Nov. 23, 1925, in Bend, to Harvey and Laura Tessier.

She lived in Portland until 1976 when she moved to Southern California. She then lived in Carson City, Nev., and Redding, Calif., before moving to Eugene in 1999.

She graduated from Roosevelt High School in Portland in 1943. She worked in the freight industry for 35 years and went on to work in the resort industry for another 10 years. Her interests included sewing, golf, reading, walking, traveling and dancing. She enjoyed spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren.

Survivors include a daughter, Pamela Harrison of Eugene; a sister Laura Drumm of Redding; two grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

Tuesday's service will be held at 3 p.m. at 1699 N. Terry St. No. 281 in Eugene. Andreason's Cremation & Burial Service, Eugene, in charge of arrangements. Memorial contributions may be made to Sacred Heart Hospice.
Charneski, Mary Wednesday, January 10, 1979 The Register-Guard (Eugene, OR)
CHARNESKI - Mary Etta Frances Charneski of 490 Park Avenue, Eugene, passed away January 7, 1979 at the age of 78. She was born September 13, 1900 in Chehalis, Washington. She married Tauf Charneski in Tacoma, Washington, November 1, 1923. Besides her husband she is survived by a sister, Mrs. Jo George of Long Beach, California. There will be no public funeral service held. Cremation took place in the Poole-Larsen Chapel Crematorium.
Chase, BettyJean Saturday, December 1, 2001 The Register-Guard (Eugene, OR)
A memorial service will be held Dec. 7 for BettyJean VanAtta Chase of Sisters, who died Nov. 27 of age-related causes. The former Eugene resident was 84.

Chase was born July 11, 1917, in Newberg to Walter and Laurene Otis VanAtta. She married H. Leland Chase Jr. in Eugene on Dec. 28, 1940.

A lifelong Oregon resident, she lived in Eugene for 37 years before moving to Sisters in 1979.

She attended the University of Oregon. She was a member of Pi Beta Phi and attended First Baptist Church.

A homemaker, she enjoyed traveling, photography and swimming.

Survivors include her husband; a son, Lee of Eugene; two daughters, Ann Knight and Jane Mann, both of Eugene; a brother, Robert Van Atta of Portland; and nine grandchildren.

Friday's service will be at 1 p.m. at Eugene First Baptist Church. Inurnment will be at Lane Memorial Gardens in Eugene. Poole-Larsen Funeral Home in Eugene is in charge of arrangements. Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer's Association.
Chase, Dennis
Friday, September 15, 2006
The Springfield News (Springfield, OR)
1940 - 2006

Dennis Kent Chase (“D.K.”) died September 10, 2006. His family chose not to list the cause of death. No service has yet been planned. He was 66.

Chase was born June 9, 1940 to Vincent and Viola (Henderson) Chase, Jr. of Eugene. He later married and divorced Nancy Hlebechuk.

His life’s residence has been in Lane County even as he served in the United States Army and then maintained a career as a locomotive engineer for 42 years.

He is survived by a son, Marcus Chase of Junction City; mother Viola Chase of Eugene and two sisters, Diane Hisey of Eugene and Kathlee Heath of Portland.

The Lane Memorial Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Chase, Frank Wednesday, January 1, 1941 The Register-Guard (Eugene, OR)
Frank B. Chase Dies In Corvallis Jan. 1

Corvallis, Jan 1 - (Special) - Frank B. Chase, 72, died here today.

He was born in Chicago in 1868, the son of Samuel P. Chase, who came to Oregon as a pioneer in 1852.  Mr. Chase was a member of the Methodist Episcopal church at The Dalles and was also member of the Masonic lodge.  He was a locomotive engineer on the O.R. & N. railroad for 12 years.

Three sons survive.  They are: Peter S. Chase, Eugene; J. C. Chase, Newport; and Harley B. Chase, Chehalis, Wash.

Funeral announcement will be made later from the Veatch chapel in Eugene.
Chase, Frank Thursday, January 2, 1941 The Register-Guard (Eugene, OR)
CHASE – S. B. Chase funeral at Veatch chapel, Friday, Jan. 3, at 2 p.m.  Rev. H. Higginbotham officiating.  Interment at Laurel Hill cemetery.
Chase, J. Frank Friday, May 13, 1977 The Register-Guard (Eugene, OR)
CHASE -- J. Frank Chase of 1144 Polk Street, Eugene passed away May 12, 1977. He was a resident of Eugene since 1924. He was born September 25, 1908 in West Concord, Minnesota. He was a member of the Moose Lodge No. 686 for 49 years; the Trudy Kaufman Senior Center, and of AARP. He was married September 6, 1931 in Eugene to the former Edith Johnson. He is survived by his wife, Edith and a son, Roger Chase of Lakeview, Oregon. Services will be held Monday, May 16, at 11 a.m. in Lounsbury-Musgrove Funeral Chapel. The Moose Lodge No. 686 officiating. Concluding services Rest Haven Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers contributions may be made in his memory to the Trudy Kaufman Senior Center, 996 Jefferson Street, Eugene, 97401 or in care of the chapel.
Chatas, Franklyn
Thursday, May 18, 2000
The Register-Guard (Eugene, OR)
Services have been held for Franklyn Harry Chatas of Tigard, who died May 9 of a heart attack. He was 82.

He was born Jan. 11, 1918, in Pendleton, OR to Frank and Ivil McHargue Chatas. He married Eva Warnstrom in Vancouver, WA., on April 9, 1937.

He graduated from Salem High School in 1936 and moved to Los Angeles in 1937. He worked as an airplane mechanic

for Aerojet during World War II. He returned to OR. in 1944 and operated a farm equipment and auto repair business in Jefferson. He opened the Niner Diners restaurant in Portland in 1951. He moved to Eugene in 1958 and joined the management staff of Tiffany-Davis Drug Stores. He left in 1961 to manage the Flamingo restaurant in Independence. He also managed community services for the Boise Cascade logging operations in Valsetz, OR. He moved to Reno, NV., in 1965 and was a manager for the Hotel El Cortez. He returned to Portland in 1971 and became head chef and food manager for the Aero Club and later the Gypsy Restaurant. He retired in 1983.

Survivors include his wife; three daughters, Barbara Laue of Tigard, Christina Rich of Beaverton and Donna England of Hillsboro; a sister, Virginia Metz of Redding, CA.; seven grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.
Chateau, Henry
Tuesday, February 5, 2002 The Register-Guard (Eugene, OR)
FLORENCE - Henry Jean Chateau of Florence died Jan. 30 of complications following surgery. He was 85.

Chateau was born Dec. 26, 1916, in San Francisco. He married Joan Earlywine in Everett, Wash., on March 30, 1946. She died in 1990.

He attended the University of California at Berkeley and served in the Air Force. Chateau worked as an electrical engineer and his interests included operating ham radios. He lived in San Jose, Calif., and Pasadena, Calif., before moving to Eugene 15 years ago.

Survivors include a son, Jeffrey of Valencia, Calif.; two daughters, Joanne Danforth and Michelle Chateau, both of Campbell, Calif.; three grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. A grandson, Jeffrey Chateau, died previously.

No services are planned. Musgrove Family Mortuary in Eugene is in charge of arrangements.
Cheney, Alvin Sunday, December 23, 2001 The Register-Guard (Eugene, OR)
A memorial service will be held today, Dec. 23, for Alvin Cheney of Keizer, who died Dec. 20 of age-related causes. The former Eugene resident was 96.

Cheney was born Aug. 13, 1905, in Portland to Frank and Elizabeth Goschie Cheney.

He married Catherine Huntley in Corvallis on July 2, 1932.

He served in the Navy and attended Oregon State University. He lived in Kennewick, Wash., from 1940 to 1990 and in Eugene from 1990 to 2001, when he moved to Keizer.

Cheney worked as manager of a JC Penney store and enjoyed fishing, golf and travel.

He was a member of the Scottish Rite of Free-Masonry.

Survivors include his wife.

Today's service will be at 1:30 p.m. at Willamette Lutheran Home, 7693 Wheatland Road N., in Keizer.

Rest-Haven Memorial Park & Funeral Home in Eugene is in charge of arrangements.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Willamette Lutheran Foundation.
Chesebro, Mable Friday, January 15, 1960 The Register-Guard (Eugene, OR)
CHESEBRO - Mable Chesebro passed away at Bend, Oregon, January 13, 1960, where she had made her home since 1957.  she was a former resident of Eugene and the Siuslaw country from 1925 to 1957.  A member of the first Baptist Church in Eugene, she was born in Buckingham, Illinois, May 14, 1882.  She is survived by 2 children: Mrs. Leonard Young of Bend and Marvin of Alfalfa; a sister, Mrs. Ole Bricker of Montana.  Funeral will be held in the Poole-Larsen Chapel Saturday, January 16, 1960, at 10:30 a.m., Dr. Vance H. Webster officiating.  Interment at West Lawn.
Childers, Allen Wednesday, January 10, 1979 The Register-Guard (Eugene, OR)
CHILDERS - Allen Childers of 1258 D. Street, Springfield, passed away January 10, 1979 at the age of 90.  BURNS-FREDERICKSEN FUNERAL HOME entrusted with arrangements.
Childers, Allen Thursday, January 11, 1979 The Register-Guard (Eugene, OR)
CHILDERS - Allen Childers of 1258 D. Street, Springfield, passed away at a local nursing home January 10, 1979, at the age of 90. Allen Childers was born October 4, 1888, at Bono, Arkansas. He had been a resident of this area since 1942 and had worked for Booth Kelly for over 20 years before his retirement. Previous to that he had worked at the Peerless Laundry in Springfield. He is survived by daughters: Lila G. Hampton and Jolene Huffman, both of Springfield; a brother, Albert Childers, and a sister, Hazel Cook, both of Jonesboro, Arkansas; 4 grandchildren and 5 great-grandchildren survive. Funeral services will be held Friday, January 12, at the Burns-Fredericksen Funeral Home. Private interment will be at Springfield Memorial Cemetery.
Chisholm, Edith
Tuesday, May 23, 2000 The Register-Guard (Eugene, OR)
A memorial service will be held today, May 23, for Edith L. "Tootsie" Chisholm of Eugene, who died May 19 of age-related causes. She was 85.

She was born Nov. 4, 1914, in Deer Lodge, Mont., to Jack and Edith Sheldon. She married Wesley "Slim" Chisholm. He died in 1966.

Before moving to Eugene, Chisholm lived in St. Regis, Mont. She enjoyed spending time with her family.

Survivors include two sons, Jerry and Joe, both of Eugene; two daughters, Debbie Mord and Marie Hodgins, both of Eugene; 14 grandchildren; and 7 great-grandchildren. Nine other children died previously.

Today's service will be at 2 p.m. at Wesley United Methodist Church in Eugene. Poole-Larsen Funeral Home in Eugene is in charge.
Chizek, Al Thursday, February  22, 1979 The Register-Guard (Eugene, OR)
CHIZEK - Al Chester Chizek of 1275 Ivy Street, Junction City, Oregon, died February 22, 1979, at the age of 74.  Arrangements are pending at MURPHY FUNERAL HOME.
Chizek, Al Saturday, February  24, 1979 The Register-Guard (Eugene, OR)
CHIZEK - Al Chester Chizek of 1275 Ivy Street, Junction City, Oregon, died February 22, 1979  He was born May 19, 1904 in Loveland, Colorado.  He married Winifred in Rockport, Missouri, August 5, 1922.  The couple moved 47 years ago to this area where Mr. Chizek was a farmer.  Survivors include his wife, Winifred, of Junction City; a son, Marion (Bud) Chizek of Blachly.  Private Services were held.  Anyone wishing to do so may donate to the Junction City Rescue Squad in his memory.  MURPHY FUNERAL HOME in charge of arrangements.
Christensen, Arnold Monday, February  26, 1979 The Register-Guard (Eugene, OR)
CHRISTENSEN - Arnold Carl Emil Christensen of 2005 Broadview, Eugene, passed away February 24, 1979 at the age of 69.  He was born September 6, 1909 in Minneapolis, Minnesota.  He married Corinne Blaquiere in Chicago May 7, 1948.  Besides his wife, he is survived by a son, Dr. Dale Christensen, Seattle; 2 daughters: Patricia Christensen, Chicago, and Mrs. Karen Grubbe of Denmark; 2 sisters: Edith Hall, Beltsville, Maryland, and Ellen Schneider, Dallas, Texas; 4 grandchildren.  He came to Eugene in 1946 and began the Medical Pharmacy; he started the Professional Pharmacy in 1957, then the Christensen Pharmacy in 1962, operating it until his retirement in 1975.  Recently he had been acting as a consultant to nursing homes.  He was a veteran of world War II, serving as a pharmacy officer with General MacArthur's staff in the Pacific.  Funeral services will be held at the Central Lutheran Church Wednesday, February 28, at 10 a.m., Reverend Philip Natwick officiating.  Private interment will follow at Willamette National Cemetery, Portland.  Please omit flowers; contributions may be made to the Central Lutheran Church Memorial Fund, the American Cancer Society or the Oregon Heart Fund in care of POOLE-LARSEN CHAPEL.
Christensen, John
Thursday, June 15, 1911
The Eugene Daily Guard (Eugene, OR)
Died

At the home of his parents, Mr. and Mrs. C. B. Christensen at 431 West Eleventh street, Eugene, June 14, 1911, at 8:15, John Wayne Christensen, aged one year and a half.  The funeral will be held at the Catholic church Friday at 9 a.m., with interment in the Catholic cemetery.
Christensen, Helle
Saturday, September 6, 1902
Eugene Weekly Guard (Eugene, OR)
Died

Mrs. Chas. Christensen died at Junction at an early hour Friday morning of cancer of the breast, aged 55 years.  She leaves a husband and 11 children, all grown except two, aged 11 and 13.  The family are new comers and the hope of benefitting the mother’s health was the principal inducement for the change of climate.  Funeral services were held in the C. P. church this afternoon at 2 p.m., by Rev. P. L. C. Hausen, of Eugene.
Christian, Richard Sunday, January 20, 2002 The Register-Guard (Eugene, OR)
Richard Christian of Eugene died Jan. 13 of cancer. He was 69.

Christian was born May 4, 1932, in Norwich Conn., to Edwin and Dorothy Herron Christian.

He lived in Salem for many years before he moved to Eugene 18 months ago.

He completed four years of college, worked as a nurse's aid and was a member of the First Emmanuel Lutheran Church in Portland.

He was an avid historian.

No services are planned. Major Family Funeral Home in Eugene is in charge of arrangements.
Christiansen, Irwin
Friday, February 1, 2002 The Register-Guard (Eugene, OR)
A memorial service will be held today, Feb. 1, for Irwin "Chris" Christiansen of Spokane, who died Jan. 28 of age-related causes. The former Eugene resident was 87.

Christiansen was born Sept. 2, 1914, in Southern California.

Before moving to Spokane, he lived in Eugene for more than 20 years and was a member of Messiah Lutheran Church. He worked 34 years at Dunn Edwards Paint Co., first as a salesman. He earned top honors for sales and was promoted to the position of district manager.

A dedicated baseball fan, Christiansen loved watching the game and coaching his children and grandchildren. He also was was a golf connoisseur, achieving a handicap of three and making two holes-in-one. He played well into his 80s and served as a course marshal.

Survivors include his wife of 53 years, Elda; three sons, Dave of Spokane, Bill of Puyallup, Wash., and Al of Cypress, Calif.; a daughter, Loree Warren of Brentwood, Calif.; two sisters, Agnes Stevens and Betty Donahue, both of Southern California; seven grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.

Today's service will be held at 11 a.m. at Messiah Lutheran Church in Eugene. Hennessey-Smith Funeral Home in Spokane is in charge of arrangements.

Memorial contributions may be made to Messiah Lutheran Church or to the Washington State Junior Golf Association, 4423 Merry Lane, Tacoma, WA 98466.
Christopher, Fred
Monday, March 6, 1950 The Register-Guard (Eugene, OR)
CHRISTOPHER – Fed William Christopher, age 71, Rte. 1, Springfield, passed away at his home Sunday, March 5, 1950.  Born in Decater County, Indiana, Feb. 18, 1879.  Was married to Letti Farrand in Indiana April 22, 1902.  Has been a resident of this community for the past 30 years.  Survived by his wife Letti of Springfield, one daughter,  Ione L. Phillips of Portland; one son, Gerald of Springfield; two grandchildren, 4 great-grandchildren, six sisters and two brothers.  Graveside services will be held at West Lawn Cemetery Tuesday, March 7 at 3:30 p.m. under the direction of Bartholomew-Buell Chapel with Rev. Sterling Simonson officiating.
Chu, But

Monday, October 18, 2004

The Register-Guard (Eugene, OR)

CRESWELL - A graveside service will be held Oct. 20 for But Ho Chu of Creswell, who died Oct. 10 of a stroke. He was 84.

Chu was born Oct. 19, 1919, in Hong Kong. He lived in Creswell for 37 years, and also lived in Eugene, Roseburg and Hawaii.

Chu served in the U.S. Army as a cook's assistant. He enjoyed bingo, cards and going on trips to Reno.

Wednesday's service will be at 10:30 a.m. at the Creswell Cemetery. Andreason's Cremation & Burial Service in Eugene is in charge of arrangements.

Chu, Hsin
Thursday, February 7, 2002 The Register-Guard (Eugene, OR)
A memorial service will be held today, Feb. 7, for Hsin Chu of Eugene, who died Feb. 4 of a heart attack. He was 35.

Chu was born Aug. 9, 1966, in Kaohsiung City, Taiwan, to Chin-Yu and Quei-Mei Wu Chu. He married Kimy Liu in Taiwan.

He attended schools in Taiwan and received a Ph.D. from Brandeis University in Waltham, Mass. Chu moved to Eugene from Boston in 1999. He worked as a post-doctorate research fellow at the University of Oregon. Chu was devoted to his family and research.

Survivors include his wife and a daughter, Tiffany; his parents; and a sister.

Today's service will be at 11 a.m. at Poole-Larsen Funeral Home in Eugene. Memorial contributions may be made to The Chu Children's Education Fund at any U.S. Bank.
Church, William
Wednesday, December 31, 2003
The Springfield News (Springfield, OR)
Aug. 3, 1913-Dec. 18, 2003

William Warren Church, 90, of Springfield, has died of age-related causes.

Born in Thompson, Neb., to Joseph and Myrtle (Drake) Church, he married Olive E. Schaefer on Oct. 9, 1937, in Iola, Kan.

He worked as a custodian for the Springfield School District. He enjoyed model aircraft. He was a pilot and enjoyed flying. He was a member of Northwood Christian Church.

In addition to his wife, survivors include one son: Larry Church of Springfield; one daughter: Geri Chartier of Eugene; as well as three grandchildren, one great-grandchild and one great-great-grandchild.

A private family service will be held. Burial is a Greenwood Cemetery. Major Family Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Memorial contributions may be made to Greenhill Humane Society.
Churchill, Harry Thursday, January 18, 1979 The Register-Guard (Eugene, OR)
CHURCHILL - Harry Churchill of 2400 Ranch Drive, Springfield, died January 17, 1979, at the age of 72. He was born July 22, 1906, in Denton, England. He was married to Margaret Kellogg on October 17, 1928, in Kellogg, Idaho. He was a millworker in the lumber industry and had lived in Springfield since 1949. He was a member of the Whitewater Lodge, No. 216 AF&AM, Vida, Oregon, and the Eugene Elks Lodge, Scottish Rite and Shriners. He is survived by his wife, Margaret; one son, Harry D. Churchill of Phoenix, Arizona, and one daughter, Shirley Anne Briggs of Boise, Idaho; 8 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren; one brother, Leonard Churchill of Kellogg, one sister, Winifred Londe of Burke, Idaho. Funeral services will be held Saturday, January 20, at 2 p.m. in Buell Chapel witth the Whitewater Lodge No. 216 participating. Cremation was held in Buell Chapel Crematorium. Donations to the American Cancer Society may be made in his memory.
Churchill, Mrs. Joseph
Friday, January 5, 1900 Daily Eugene Guard (Eugene, OR)
SALEM PIONEER DEAD

Mrs. Joseph Churchill Passed Away at the Age of 81

SALEM, Or., Jan. 4 – Mrs. Joseph Churchill died at her home in Salem this morning at the age of 81.  Deceased was born in Ohio, came to Oregon from Illinois in 1847, and has lived in Salem since 1861.  Her husband died in 1897.  She leaves three children, E. C. Churchill, C. N. Churchill and Mrs. George Smith, all of Salem.
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