Barbara Ann Weaver, a longtime resident of St. Helens, passed away on Jan. 6, 2020. A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. on Jan. 18, 2020 at St. Helens Foursquare Church with a reception to follow. A private family burial will be held at Columbia Memorial Gardens.

Eileen Mae Day, 84, of Scappoose, Oregon, passed away on Jan. 6, 2020. A funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. on Jan. 15, 2020 at Columbia Funeral Home.

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Mary Jo Norman, age 98, passed away peacefully at Columbia Care Center in Scappoose, Oregon on Jan. 7, 2020. She was born in Delmar, Arkansas on Sept. 28, 1921. Her parents were William and Minnie Norman (Kiethley).

Darla K. Johnson 71, of Gig Harbor, Washington, passed away Dec. 12, 2019 in Gig Harbor, Washington.

Lillian Mickelson was born in Towner County, North Dakota, on May 17, 1916. She was the seventh of eight children. She passed away at Thanksgiving House in St. Helens, Oregon on Dec. 15, 2019 at the age of 103.

Robert Alfred Kearsley, 91, passed away at home surrounded by family at 11:15 p.m. on Dec. 8, 2019. He was born Dec. 6, 1928 in Victor, Idaho to Hyrum and Lucy Kearsley. He and his family moved here in June of 1940 when he was 10 years old. He was a resident of St. Helens for over 79 years.

Norman “Mannie” Baer, 88, of Goble died at home on December 7, 2019. He was born November 15, 1931, in Cincinnati, Arkansas to Roy and Alma (Randolph) Baer.

Paul James LaFreniere, retired from the Air Force, passed away on Sept. 18, 2019.

David “Mike” Shackelford of Warren, Oregon passed away Dec. 1, 2019 at the age of 80. He was born May 13, 1939 in Portland, Oregon to James and Gwen (Blomquist) Shackelford. He attended school and lived in Portland for many years.

Nona Burgess, of Woodland, Washington passed away on Nov. 21, 2019. A graveside service will be held at 10 a.m. on Nov. 30, 2019 at Yankton Hillcrest Cemetery.

Susan Whalen of St. Helens, Oregon passed away at her home on Nov. 12, 2019 surrounded by her family.

Jason Workman, a resident of Scappoose, Oregon, passed away on Nov. 11, 2019 at the age of 50. A celebration of life will be at 2 p.m. on Nov. 30, 2019 at 59651 Emerald Loop, St. Helens with a potluck to follow.

Olga Oline Johnson died peacefully on November 19, 2019 in St. Helens, Oregon.  Olga was born January 28, 1931 in Portland, Oregon to Oline Tobine (Danielson) and Harold George Johnson.  Her only sibling, a brother George Harold, joined the family on April 16, 1935.

Donald Raymond Barker of Warren, Oregon passed away peacefully at Avamere on Nov. 21, 2019.

Donald W. Hill passed away at 6:30 a.m. on Oct. 16, 2019 at the age of 77.

Steven Edmond Evans, of St. Helens, passed away from a cardiac event on Nov. 13, 2019 in Portland, Oregon at the age of 70. He was born in St. Helens Oregon on Dec. 5, 1948.

Todd Mitchell Smith of St. Helens, Oregon passed away peacefully in his home on Nov. 5, 2019.

Homer Arnold Stewart, lifelong resident of Columbia County, passed away in his home due to natural causes on Nov. 13, 2019. He was 88 years old.

Gertrude Diane Tucker (“Diane”), 90, passed away peacefully into her heavenly home on October 12, 2019. Diane was born on October 15, 1928 in Berkeley, California and spent her childhood years in Pasadena.

David A. Hoxsey, 81, passed away Monday, November 4, 2019 at the Thermopolis Rehabilitation and Care Center.

Odette Beck of Portland, Oregon passed away November 1, 2019 at the age of 87.  She was born March 6, 1932 to Eugene and Emma (Frei) Huber in Argenteuil, France.

At the age of 20, Ladd died by suicide on November 4, 2019 at his home in Scappoose.

Robin Day Erlandson was born on Nov. 8, 1942 in Denver, Colorado and passed away on Oct. 28, 2019 in St. Helens, Oregon. Services are pending.

Ernest “Ernie” William Nelson passed away while on hospice care from complications associated with CHF.

David Leroy Patton of St. Helens, Oregon passed away October 24, 2019 in Forest Grove, Oregon at the age of 75. David was born July 2, 1944 in Baker City, Oregon to Paul W. and Ernibee D. Patton. He grew up and attended school in Columbia County graduating with the class of 1962.

On the morning of October 29, 2019 Nancy, left for her morning walk. Little did we know, she would be walking straight into the arms of our LORD Jesus Christ. Nancy passed that evening, with her loving family by her side. She was 66 years of age.

Loving father, grandfather and husband Angelino (Tony) Bonilla Acoba passed away in his sleep in the comfort of his home on October 31st. He was born in Vintar, Illocos Norte and became a citizen of the US in 1967. His school years were spent in Kahlihi on the Island of Oahu in Hawaii. He mo…

Paul Jacob Lewis was born May 25, 2003 in Blackfoot, Idaho to Darrell “Scott” Lewis and Xue Xiong Lewis. Paul passed away October 21, 2019 after a ferocious fight with a sudden illness.

Betty Constantin of St. Helens, Oregon passed away at her home October 25, 2019 at the age of 96.  She was born July 2, 1923 in Camas, Washington to Charles and Annie (Wooldridge) Barker. 

The heavens opened up and welcomed one more angel and today she is leading the choir. Dea Legler, at the ripe young age of 91 years, left us Monday, October 14, 2019 in the wee hours of the morning at Emmanuel Hospital in Portland, Oregon. Unfortunately, she fell almost a month ago and broke…

Charles Edward Horn, 62, of Shoup, Idaho passed away at St. Patrick Hospital on October 12, 2019. No services are planned.

Dianne DuBach passed away on Sept. 29, 2019 at the age of 63. She was born in Waterbury, Connecticut on May 21, 1956 to Howard and Dolores Turner.