September 25, 2012

Obituaries

James Adron Sanders II, of Redmond
Feb. 15, 1939 - Sept. 13, 2012

Arrangements: Redmond Memorial Chapel
 541-548-3219; www.redmondmemorial.com
Services: A memorial service will be held at a later date.
Contributions may be made to: National Law enforcement Officers Memorial Fund www.lawmemorial.org

Donald Paul Schreiber, of Redmond
April 1, 1931 - Sept. 15, 2012

Arrangements: Redmond Memorial Chapel
541-548-3219; www.redmondmemorial.com
Services: No services will be held at this time.

Edith Lucille (Addington) Root, of Redmond
June 4, 1926 - Sept. 15, 2012

Arrangements: Baird Funeral Home
541-382-0903; www.bairdmortuaries.com
Services: No services will be taking place.

Ruby Ann Bass, of Redmond
Sept. 19, 1959 - Aug. 24, 2012

Arrangements: Autumn Funerals- Redmond
541-504-9485; www.autumnfunerals.net
Services: Per Ruby's wishes, no services will be held.

David ‘Bill’ Barnes, of Redmond
Nov. 19, 1933 - Sept. 21, 2012

Arrangements: Autumn Funerals - Redmond
541-504-9485; www.autumnfunerals.net
Services: Private services will be held at a later date.

Shelburn ‘Dale’ Ayres
March 3, 1924 - Sept. 15, 2012

Central Oregon native Shelburn ‘Dale’ Ayres died September 15, 2012. Dale was born in Prineville, Ore., on March 3, 1924, to parents Shelburn and Alice (Blanchard) Ayres and grew up in Powell Butte, where his dad owned and operated the Ayres Grocery Store.
Dale graduated from Redmond Union High School where he played football and track, and was selected to go to Boys State. He enlisted in the U.S. Navy in June 1943, and was appointed to flight school in Pensacola, FL. After receiving his wings, he served as a
Certified Flight Instructor until December 1945.
On February 23, 1947, he married his high school sweetheart, Anna Dean Weigand. Dale farmed on the family ranch in Lone Pine until March of 1959. He and his brother-in-law, Bruce Bates, then bought and operated Bates-Ayres, Inc., until December 31, 1999.
Dale served on the Redmond City Council, the Redmond Airport Commission and was the president of the Redmond Rotary Club. He was serving as president of Cougar Springs Retirement Home at the time of his death. Dale and Anna Dean also volunteered for Meals on Wheels, and were very active in the senior center.
Survivors include son, Joe Ayres (Alison) and daughter Judy Hammack (Gib), both of Redmond; grandchildren, Jeff (Laina) Hammack, and Marci (Dan) Drum, as well as a great-grandson, Landry Drum. He is also survived by brothers Raymond Ayres and Butch Ayres of Madras, and a sister, Lorraine Popish of Redmond.
He was preceded in death by his wife of 61 years, two sisters, Helen Williams and Janie
McDonald, and two brothers, Bill and Hobart Ayres.
A memorial service was held at Redmond Memorial Cemetery, September 25, 2012.
Contributions may be made to the charity of your choice.
Please sign our online guestbook www.redmondmemorial.com.

Marvin L. ‘Pete’ Peterson
May 29, 1932 - Sept. 17, 2012

Marvin Peterson, 80, passed away on Sept. 17, 2012, at his home in Redmond, Ore., surrounded by his family. He was born in Spokane, Wash., to Verne and Alice Peterson.
Marvin attended schools in the Spokane area, graduating from Lewis and Clark High School in 1950 . From 1953-1955 he served in the U.S. Navy aboard the USS Monroe, a destroyer escort. After an honorable discharge in 1955, he started college at Gonzaga
University, where he graduated with a degree in engineering in 1960.
He worked for Bonneville Power Administration as a PSC Engineer for 35 years, until
retiring in 1997.
Marvin was an active member of Elks, receiving Elk of the Year award for his service. He was involved in the Redmond Little League and Babe Ruth Baseball programs for many years, Park and Recreation District and numerous other charitable organizations.
His hobbies included, fishing, camping, building and flying RC planes, volunteer work in the community and spending time with his family.
Marvin is survived by his loving wife of 57 years, Margaret “Eseke” Peterson at their home in Redmond; sons, Mark of Corvallis, Greg, Jeff and Tim Peterson of Redmond; and brother, Allan of Spokane.
He is also survived by nine grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
Services will be held at the Community Presbyterian Church, 529 NW 19th St., Redmond, Ore., at 3 p.m., Thursday, Sept. 27, 2012, followed by a gathering at the church.
He will be greatly missed by all.
Autumn Funerals is in charge of arrangements.

Donald Paul Schreiber
April 1, 1931 - Sept. 15, 2012

Donald Paul Schreiber, born in Portland, Ore. He attended schools in Portland including
Portland State College (University) where he earned a degree in mathematics.
As a youth, Boy Scouts were a big part of his life. He achieved the Order of the Arrow and later served as camp counselor at Camp Meriwether in Tillamook.
Don began his career with the Internal Revenue Service in Portland, and in 1970, met and
married Barbara (Mauldin). He served in the U.S. Army from 1955-1957, and was stationed at Ft. Carson, Colo., in the Military Police unit. Don was an avid golfer and belonged to Juniper Golf Club. He was also a skilled woodworker.
Don was survived by his wife, Barbara; a son, Kurt (Jennifer) in Auburn, Wash.; a stepdaughter, Lynda Lewis (Jason) of Tigard, Ore.; seven grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
No services will be held. Memorial contributions may be made to Partners In Care Hospice, Bend or Zion Lutheran Church, Redmond (Building Fund).
Redmond Memorial Chapel is honored to serve the family.

 Martha Bernice Gregg, of Redmond
Dec. 4, 1979 - Sept. 17, 2012

Martha Bernice Gregg of Redmond died September 17, 2012, from  injuries suffered in an automobile accident.
She was born December 4, 1979, in Redmond, Oregon,  to Monty and Betty Gregg. She was the youngest of three  siblings. She attended elementary and high school in Redmond.
She is survived by both parents, Monty and Betty Gregg  of Redmond, Ore.; sister and brother-in-law, Deanna  and Scott Lambert of Bend, Ore.; brother and sister-in-law, Monty and Carisa Gregg of Redmond, Oregon;  nieces, Megan and Makenna Lambert; nieces, Paige and  Piper Gregg; grandparents, James and Iona Gregg of Bend, Ore.
Martha was preceded in death by grandparents, Ramon and Margaret Garcia, and a nephew, Korey Lambert.
Martha enjoyed trips to the beach, spending time with  close friends and her dog Domino.
A graveside service was held  September 23,  at the Redmond Cemetery in Redmond, Oregon.

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