Family

Births

ADAMS — Cricket Faith was born June 14, 2015, to Michale David and Twinkle Ann (Schutt) Adams, Liberty Lake, Wash.

Cricket joins her older brother, Grizzly.

ADAMS — Tyler “T.J.” James was born May 5, 2014, to Billy and Diana (Ferguson) Adams, Battle Ground, Wash.

ALLDIS — Seth Robert was born June 28, 2013, to Bruce and Connie (Anderson) Alldis, Centralia, Wash.

ALLDIS — James Ralph was born June 28, 2013, to Bruce and Connie (Anderson) Alldis, Centralia, Wash.

ANDERSON — Ethan James was born May 9, 2014, to Donald and Ruth (Fitzpatrick) Anderson, Bend, Ore.

Weddings

FLETCHER-FORTUNA — Hannah Joy Fletcher and Huridis Fortuna were married Dec. 22, 2016, in Medford, Ore., where they are making their home. Hannah is the daughter of Rose...

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WHITLOCK-ERICKSON — Aurie Cerese Whitlock and Phillip James Erickson were married Aug. 27, 2016, in Newberg, Ore. They are making their home in Gaston, Ore. Aurie is the...

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BEDDOE-NEIL — Alyssa Beddoe and Daniel Neil were married Aug. 7, 2016, in Milton-Freewater, Ore., where they are making their home. Alyssa is the daughter of Kent and Julie (...

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DAVIS-DUNN — Jolene Davis and Andrew Dunn were married Oct. 23, 2016, in Gladstone, Ore. They are making their home in Oregon City, Ore. Jolene is the daughter of Anthony and...

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NASH-LEEK — Kira Nash and Trevor Nash were married July 17, 2016, in Snohomish, Wash. They are making their home in Berrien Springs, Mich. Kira is the daughter of Lyndon and ...

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Milestones

TADEJ 90th

Peter Tadej celebrated his 90th birthday by returning to Fort Benton, Mont., where he was born, Aug. 20, 1925. Many of his Montana relatives joined him....

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MORTZ 90th

Family and friends of Harold Mortz joined in a surprise birthday party on Nov. 1, 2015, at the Adventist Community Services Center in Salem, Ore., to honor...

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EMERSON 90th

Evelyn Emerson, a member of the Billings (Mont.) Church since 1949, celebrated her 90th birthday at a brunch with her four daughters and their families...

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HIEBERT 90th

Elizabeth “Betty” Hiebert celebrated her 90th birthday in Puget Sound, Wash., with family members. She was born Nov. 23, 1925, to Ethel and Jasen Johnson...

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BIGGER 95th

Garnet Bigger celebrated her 95th birthday with all of her children, seven grandchildren and 14 of 15 great-grandchildren on March 6, 2016 with a...

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Obituaries

ABBOTT — James Lewis, 77; born July 16, 1938, McMinnville, Ore..; died Sept. 19, 2015, Dayton, Ore. Surviving: wife, Margie (Zinsli) Phipps; sons, Aaron Abbott and Jeff Abbott; stepsons, Robert Phipps, Dayton; John Phipps, Salem, Ore.; Steven Phipps, Dayton; daughter, LaVonna Gulli, Victor, Mont.; 14 grandchildren and 7 great-grandchildren.

Jim was loved by his family and many many friends. We will miss him very much.

ABEL — Anne Maria (Oei) Khoe , 66; born Jan. 5, 1948, Malong, Indonesia; died Aug. 20, 2014, Vancouver, Wash. Surviving: husband, Gary M., Battle Ground, Wash.; son, Donald D. Khoe, Oshawa, Ontario, Canada; stepson, Glenn James Schworak, Salem, Ore.; stepdaughters, Kelly (Schworak) Smith and Victoria L. (Schworak) Hensly, both of Salem; 2 grandchildren, 10 step-grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren.

ABRAMS — Edna Mary (Johnson), 93; born Oct. 22, 1920, Woodworth, N.D.; died Feb. 9, 2014, Walla Walla, Wash. Surviving: husband, Paul Abrams. 

ACKERMAN — Dorice Ester (Reith) Winn, 96; born Nov. 22, 1917, Roseburg, Ore.; died July 14, 2014, Lodi, Calif. Surviving: husband, Alfred Vernon Winn, St. Helena, Calif.; son, Paul Ackerman, Medford, Ore.; stepsons, Alfred Winn Jr., Lebanon, Pa.; Kenneth Winn, Citrus Heights, Calif.; daughters, Judy (Ackerman) Nash, Lodi; Margaret (Ackerman) Taggart, Rancho Mirage, Calif.; sisters, Margaret (Reith) Lund, Zionsville, Ind.; Lorraine (Reith) Stroup, Orange, Calif.; 7 grandchildren and 18 great-grandchildren.

AHENAKEW — Della Louise (Gopher), 73; born Feb. 16, 1942, Hill 57, Mont.; died May 15, 2015, Spokane, Wash. Surviving: son, Anthony, Spokane; daughters, Karen Ahenakew, Charlene Ahenakew, Leona Rowles, Jennifer Ahenakew, LaVonne Ahenakew, Elaine Ahenakew and Stephanie Ahenakew, all of Spokane; numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren.