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

HEAGY-KHUT — Emily Heagy and Ney Khut were married July 14, 2019, in Walla Walla, Wash. They are making their home in Berrien Springs, Mich. Emily is the daughter of Gary and...

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CASAS-PARSONS — Patricia Paola Casas and Daniel Mack Parsons were married May 11, 2019, in Vancouver, Wash., where they are making their home. Patricia is the daughter of...

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ST.CYR-GREEN — Amy St.Cyr and Henrique Green were married March 3, 2019 in Falmouth, Trelawney, Jamaica, where they are making their home. Amy is the daughter of Jerry St.Cyr...

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RASCO-BONIFANT — Mallory Rasco and Joshua Bonifant were married Aug. 18, 2018, in Sequim, Wash. They are making their home in Lacey, Wash. Mallory is the daughter of Jeff and...

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KORONKO-KNAPP — Amy K. Koronko and Ashton B. Knapp were married Sept. 30, 2018, in Hillsboro, Ore. They are making their home in West Linn, Ore. Amy is the daughter of Kelly...

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Milestones

GRUZENSKY 100th

Bill Gruzensky celebrated his 100th birthday July 18, 2016. He sang “Amazing Grace” with his daughter-in-law, Deanna Russell, for the church service...

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HILL 95th

Geraldine "Gerry" Wilma (Sutter) Hill celebrated her 95th birthday July 29, 2018, with a family dinner in Tillamook, Ore.

A month before her 95th...

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SEIBEL 90th

The Village Church members and friends met in the social room of the Village Retirement Center in Gresham, Ore., on April 23, 2016, to honor Eva (Nelson)...

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STATES 90th

Newton H. States, known to his friends as “Newt,” is 90 years young. Through the years he has been a driving force in both health care innovation and the...

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MEIER 100th

Church family and friends gathered in Pasco, Wash., for a reception to honor Bernie Meier on his 100th birthday. It was hosted by step-daughter, Suzanne,...

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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.

ABDELFADI — Najat Girgis (Samaan), 76; born March 13, 1942, El Rawda, Syria; died Dec. 28, 2018, Astoria, Ore. Surviving: husband, Adel; daughters, Esther Stamos, Camas, Wash.; Nancy Banek, Oregon City, Ore.; Margaret Ramberg, Portland, Ore.; 2 brothers and 3 sisters; and 2 grandchildren, Harrison Taylor, Portland; and Emily Stamos, Camas.

Her memorial was held on Saturday, March 23, 2019, at 2 p.m. at the Seaside Adventist Church, 1450 N. Roosevelt Dr., Seaside, Oregon

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.