March 30, 2010

Obituaries

John Vernon Johnson, of Redmond
Oct. 8, 1929 - March 17, 2010
Arrangements: Autumn Funerals - Redmond, 541-504-9485.
Services were held on March 25, 2010, at Autumn Funerals - Redmond; followed by a Celebration of Life at the Redmond Moose Lodge.

Donald McRae Beake, of Bend
Dec. 29, 1931 - March 19, 2010
Arrangements: Niswonger-Reynolds, 541.382.2471.
www.niswonger-reynolds.com
A memorial service will be held Saturday, April 10, 2010, 11 a.m. at Zion Lutheran Church, 1113 SW Black Butte Blvd. Redmond, OR.
If so desired, memorials preferred to Zion Lutheran Church Building Fund.

Patricia L. Magoon, of Redmond
Sept. 28, 1930 - March 24, 2010
Arrangements: Autumn Funerals, Bend
541-318-0842
Service were held at 1:00 pm, Saturday, March 27, 2010, at the Residential Club House, 520 NE Shoshone Dr., Redmond, OR 97756.
Contributions may be made to: American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 102454,
Atlanta, GA, 30368-2454.

James William Cameron, of Terrebonne
May 7, 1929 - March 25, 2010

Arrangements: Autumn Funerals-Redmond, 541-504-9485
Celebration of Life will be held at a later date.
Contributions may be made to: Partners In Care Hospice, 2075 NE Wyatt Ct., Bend OR 97701.

Gweneth Ann Rouse
July 6, 1939 - March 26, 2010
Gweneth Arteburn Rouse passed away at home in Terrebonne, Ore., March 26, 2010, from her battle with cancer. She was born in Baker City, Ore., July 6, 1939, to Amy Heater Arteburn and Royce (Tex) Arteburn.
She was preceded in death by both parents and sisters Janet Wright and Lynne Williamson. She is survived by her husband of 51 years, Robert J. Rouse; son, Rod Rouse of Terrebonne; daughter, Katherine Smith and husband, Gary Smith of Vancouver, Wash.; son, Todd Rouse and wife, Meagan Rouse of Oregon City, Ore. She had eight grandchildren, three great-grandchildren, and numerous nieces and nephews.
Gwen graduated from Baker High School in 1957. She married her high school sweetheart, Bob Rouse on July 11, 1958. They lived in Eastern Oregon while her husband worked electrical construction. Gwen and Bob moved to Lake Oswego in 1967, and started Rouse Electric in 1978. Gwen worked as the office manager until they sold the business in 1993, when she and Bob retired. Gwen and Bob continued to enjoy living in Lake Oswego and visiting their cabin in the Mt. Hood area until they moved to Terebene area of Central Oregon in June of 1999.
They have enjoyed playing golf year-round, summers with family at her family's homestead cabin on Little Lookout Mountain, winters with friends in Palm Desert, and sharing family stories and recipes that were passed down from her grandparents. Gwen enjoyed life to the fullest and will be remembered for her sassy sense of humor and witty expressions.
Her service will be held on Friday, April 2, 2010, at 2 pm, at the Redmond Assembly of God Church, 1965 West Antler Ave., Redmond, OR 97756. Autumn Funerals of Redmond is in charge of arrangements, 541-504-9485.
A reception for family and friends will follow at the Rouse House, 7150 NW Westwood Ln., Terrebonne, OR 97760. Donations may be made to Redmond Hospice or cancer research in lieu of flowers would be appreciated.
There will be a memorial service for Gwen in Baker City at a later date and time.

J. Dean Weaver
Sept. 28, 1924 - March 24, 2010
J. Dean Weaver of Redmond, died March 24, 2010, at the age of 85 years. He was born in Culver, Oregon, to parents Edgar C. and Sarah J. (Johnson) Weaver on Sept. 28, 1924.
Dean has lived his whole life in Redmond except for the 4 years he served in the US Navy. He worked for Central Electric Co-op for 37 years before retiring.
In 1945, he was united in marriage to Irene McDaniel in California. After 62 years of marriage she preceded him in death in Feb. of 2007.
Dean leaves behind son, Don of Portland and a sister, Madia Ogle of Redmond. There are also two grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
Memorials may be sent to Emmaus Lutheran Church, at 2175 SW Salmon Ave., Redmond, Ore., 97756, or Partners In Care, in Bend.
Graveside services will be held Sat., April 3, 2010, at 11:00 am, at Redmond Memorial Cemetery, with a memorial service to follow at the Emmaus Lutheran Church, on Salmon Ave., in Redmond.
You may view and sign guest book at www.redmondmemorial.com.


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