Arrangements: Browns Funeral Home, Camas, WA.
Services will be held
Oct. 22 at , at , Emmaus Lutheran Church 2175 SW Salmon Ave, Redmond
Contributions may be made to: Leukemia Research c/o OHSU Foundation,
1121 SW Salmon St., Suite 100, Portland, OR 97205, in Brad’s memory.
Jo Ann Townsend, of
Arrangements: Autumn Funerals -
Services were held Oct. 13 at
, Willamette National Cemetery . Portland
Contributions may be made to: Partners In Care,
2075 NE Wyatt Court, Bend, OR
Arrangements: Autumn Funeral- Redmond
Memorial Service to be held at a later date.
Anna Loretta Boales
Anna L. (Grow) Boales, born April 9, 1920, in St. Johns, Oregon, now a neighborhood area of Portland, Oregon, to Frank and Opal (Glancy) Grow, died October 9, 2011, in Redmond, Oregon, at the age of 91.
Anna graduated from Lincoln High School in Portland, Oregon, one of the two oldest public high schools west of the
After high school Anna married Raymond F. Yackee. Ray served this nation in the
Navy during World War II, and gave his life while serving to keep the United States the greatest nation on earth. She later married James Boales on United States Oct. 31, 1946, who was also in the Navy, and made it a career. He also served during World War II, plus United States and the Cuban Missile Crisis. James died on June 8, 1999. Korea
During World War II Anna also served her country by working as a welder of ships in
. She later became an operator for the telephone company and served in this capacity for many years. Portland, Oregon
After retiring from the Navy in the early 1960s James and Anna moved to Burns, Oregon, She later moved to Redmond, Oregon, and became a member of Emmaus Lutheran in Redmond, and then a member of Concordia Lutheran Mission in Terrebonne.
Anna enjoyed gardening, reading poetry, and writing children's stories, she had a love for the arts, and loved to hear all the news about her daughters, grandchildren, and great- grandchildren.
Anna was preceded in death by both husbands, Ray and James; and one granddaughter, Alecia. She is survived by her three daughters, Pennelopy from her marriage with Raymond, and Doni and Mary Ann from her marriage with James; two brothers, Charles and James; seven grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren.
A service was held
Saturday, October 15, 2011, at , at Memorial Chapel. Redmond
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to a
charity of ones choi ce. Please sign our guestbook at http://www.redmondmemorial.com/.
Mathew E. Boyd
Mathew E. ‘Matt’ Boyd of Powell
, formerly of Butte , died on Redmond Wed., October 12, 2011 at the age of 33 years. Matt was born October 17, 1977 in Lawton, Oklahoma to parents, Dennis E. and Debby (Hills) Boyd.
Matt moved to Redmond from Alaska in 1994 with his parents, then graduated from
in 1997. He was active in sports, football, baseball, loved to fish and hunt. Most recently he was on a local softball team. Redmond High School
He served in the
Army. At the time of his death, he was working for Quality Heating in US . Redmond
Surviving him are his mother, Debby, and stepfather Wayne Slaughter of Redmond, his sister, Heather Boyd of Redmond; and several nieces and nephews and cousins; maternal grandparents, George and Barbara Hills of Spooner, Wisconsin; paternal grandmother, Beverly Boyd of Shell Lake, Wisconsin; and his best friend, Gunner, his Black Labrador.
He was preceded in death by his father in 1997 and brother, Dennis G. Boyd.
Funeral services will be held on
Wednesday, October 19, 2011 at , at the with burial to follow at Highland Baptist Church . Redmond Memorial Cemetery