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Lorraine Hazel Mulkey, 93, died at the Lake District Long Term Care Facility on Wednesday, March 11, 2015. Lorraine was born to Jack and Hazel (Simpson) Papke in Fresno, Calif. on Dec. 21, 1921.  She lived in Fresno until she was 12 years old when the family moved to Willow Ranch, Calif.  It was in…

Julia Barry Reifel, 89, passed away of natural causes in Port Orchard, Wash. on Sunday, March 1, 2015. She was born in Lakeview on Sept. 30, 1925 to Michael and Eileene Barry. Julia grew up on a ranch in Lake County and attended college at Oregon State University in Corvallis where she met and married…

Philip John Dorn, 84, died at his Lakeview home on Friday, March 6, 2015. He was born to George and Vera (Lewis) Dorn in Birkshire, England on Aug. 20, 1930. He grew up in Birkshire, where he received his education, graduating from high school at the age of 14.  He immediately went to work at…

William H. (Bill) Pratt, 86, passed away Sunday, March 8, 2015 in Lakeview. Bill was born July 10, 1928 in Oregon City to Harold E. (Bud) Pratt and Roberta (Bobby) Pratt. Joan and Bill were married in Reno, Nev. Aug. 12, 1948. His work included pulling greenchain and working in the woods driving a cat. …

Earl Edgar Corum, 91, passed away on Monday, Feb. 23, 2015. He was born on the Corum Ranch at Silver Lake on March 31, 1923 to Jewell Dickens Corum and Emma Aleta Waterhouse. Earl’s siblings are Marjorie Iverson (Silver Lake), Helen Frost (Grants Pass) and Donald Corum (Redmond). Earl served in the Army Air Force…

Janet Louise Cain, 84, died at St. Charles Medical Center in Bend on Wednesday, Feb. 25, 2015. Janet was born to Clyde and Leona (Dashiell) Eddie on Feb. 5, 1931 in Potter Valley, Calif.  She grew up in Potter Valley, where she graduated from High School. She attended Santa Rosa Junior College before marrying Milo…

Wanda L. Atwood, 97 died on Saturday, Feb. 14, 2015 peacefully at Long Term Care in Lakeview. Wanda was born in Union on May 19, 1917.  She was the fourth of eight children.  She lived on a farm in Telecasit until the family moved to Union to be closer to school. Wanda was a beautician…

Leslie “Les” Albert Sundet, 73, passed away in Prineville on Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2015. He was born on Nov. 5, 1941 in Lakeview to Edwin B. and Isabelle M. (Purdue) Sundet.  He graduated from Lakeview High School in 1959. After graduating from college with a degree in accounting, he moved to Las Vegas, Nev. and…

Doyle Dee Horton, 77, passed away on Thursday, Feb. 12, 2015 at his home in Midland. Doyle was born June 22, 1937 to Creighton and Cleda (Summers) Horton in Lewis, Kan. He graduated from Grants Pass High School in 1956.  He joined the Navy and served on the USS Ticonderoga, receiving an honorable discharge in…

John Frederick Pochelu, 95, passed away on Wednesday, Feb. 11, 2015 in Fresno, Calif. He was born in Paisley on Aug. 16, 1919 to William Savior Pochelu and Winifred Dorrine Pochelu. John graduated from Oregon State University. He served in the Army Air Corp and was a WWII Veteran. He later went on to work…