December 20, 2011

Obituaries

Leonard Franklin Crabtree, of Terrebonne
Mar. 19, 1934 - Dec. 18, 2011
Arrangements: Autumn Funerals, Redmond
541-504-9485; www.autumnfunerals.net
Services: 1 on Wed.,  Dec. 21, 2011, at Redmond Assembly  of God,  1865
W. Antler Ave.

Gloria M. Ogletree, of Sweet Home, OR
April 25, 1934 - Dec. 6, 2011
Arrangements: Niswonger-Reynolds Funeral Home
541-382-2471; www.niswonger-reynolds.com
Services: Graveside service was held  Dec. 16 at Deschutes Memorial Gardens, Bend.

Helen Eileen Strahl, of Redmond
Sept. 14, 1924 - Dec. 15, 2011
Arrangements: Autumn Funerals, Redmond
541-504-9485; www.autumnfunerals.net          
Services: No service to be held
Contributions may be made to Salvation Army

Charles Douglas Herman, of Redmond
Oct. 1, 1922 - Dec. 11, 2011
Arrangements: Autumn Funerals- Redmond 
541-504-9485; www.autumnfunerals.net
Services: Private services will be held at a later date.
Contributions may be made to Partners In Care.

Alvin B. Crocker, of Culver
Oct. 20, 1934 - Dec. 11, 2011
Arrangements: Bel-Air Funeral Home
541-475-2241
Services: , Thursday, December 22, 2011, at Bel-Air Chapel in Madras, OR.

Lorri Jean Karstetter, of Redmond
June 26, 1956 - Dec. 13, 2011
Arrangements: Autumn Funerals, Redmond
541-504-9485; www.autumnfunerals.net
Services: A service will be held at a later date.

Dr. Robert ‘Bob’ Leon Unger
April 20, 1920 - Dec. 16, 2011
Dr. Robert ‘Bob’ Leon Unger was born in Stickney, South Dakota, on April 20, 1920, to George and Kathryn (Chyma) Unger. He died on December 16, 2011, of old age at
his home. He was 91. He graduated from Yankton College in Yankton South Dakota.
He received his Doctorate in Medicine in 1945, from the University of Chicago Medical School. Dr. Unger served as a Captain in the US Army in Garmisch Germany in post World War II from 1946-1947. He completed his Internship and Residency at St. Vincent’s, Emanuel and Providence Hospitals in Portland, Oregon, in General Practice and Surgery. While at Providence Hospital he caught the eye of a young nurse, Pauline Hagenbach and they were married at All Saints Catholic Church in Portland, on October 8, 1949.
Bob and Pauline moved to Redmond, Oregon, and started his medical practice in November, 1949. In 1953, he was joined by Dr. Roger Stack and they build Cascade Medical Clinic, later joined by Dr’s Roger Ambroson, Steve Cross and Jim Detwiller.
He also was a member of Redmond Kiwanis, the Central Oregon Medical Association, St. Thomas Catholic Church, Knights of Columbus and the Redmond Community Concert Association. He served on the Redmond School Board in the 60’s for ten years. He retired from medical practice in 1985, and during his practice he delivered over 2400 babies. He cared for many patients and was known for remembering their names and histories.
In 2001, he was the Grand Marshall for the Deschutes CO. Fair and Rodeo. He enjoyed gardening and liked to surprise family friends with a box of vegetables.
Dr. Unger is survived by his sister, Norma Jean Unger of Tigard OR; his five children, Alan and his wife, Bev of Redmond, Paul of Washington D.C. Anne Johnston of Salem, Fr. Todd and Craig of Redmond. His grandchildren, Robert and Alex Unger, Drew and his wife, Amy, Courtney, Zack andJohn Johnston.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Pauline; his parents, George and Kathryn; his brother, Lloyd; and his son-in-law, Bryan Johnston.
A Rosary will be held at St. Thomas Catholic Church in Redmond on Tuesday Dec. 20, at A funeral Mass on Wednesday, Dec. 21, at , at St. Thomas followed by a reception at the Unger home.
Donations in memory can be made to Hospice of Redmond and Sisters; Volunteers in Medicine; or the St Thomas Building Fund.
Arrangements with Redmond Memorial Chapel. http://www.redmondchapel.com/


Mildred Louise Hoffman
July 2, 1922 - Dec. 13, 2011
Mildred Louise Hoffman of Redmond, Oregon, passed away suddenly on Tuesday, December 13, 2011. She was 89.
A funeral service was held on Friday, December 16, 2011, at the Missionary Baptist Church in
Prineville, Oregon. She was later laid to rest at Juniper Haven Cemetery in Prineville.
Mildred was born July 2, 1922, in Adair County, Township of Morrow, near Novinger, Missouri, to Audra and Ella (Hills) Carnagey. In 1936, she, along with her family, moved to Prineville, Oregon. On March 27, 1949, Mildred married Alfred William Hoffman in Redmond, Oregon.
Mildred enjoyed sewing, reading and walking. She was also an active member of the Missionary Baptist Church of Redmond.
Survivors include her son, Frank (wife, Tina) Hoffman of Crescent, Oregon; and her daughter, Alice (husband, Mackey) Bishop, also of Crescent, Oregon. Other survivors include her sister, Wilma Cousins, of Mayer, Arizona; four grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 44 years, Alfred Hoffman; her daughter, Dorothy Hoffman; two brothers, Wayne and Marvin Carnagey; and her sister, Maxine Clayton.
Baird Funeral Home of Bend was honored to serve the family. (541)382-0903 http://www.bairdmortuaries.com/

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