Deaths and Funerals Pending for April 9, 2014

By Baker City Herald April 09, 2014 09:29 am


Levi Brence: 21, of Baker City, died April 8, 2014, at his home. Gray’s West & Co. is in charge of arrangements.

Funerals Pending

Jeanne Tharp: The rosary will be said at 10 a.m. Saturday, April 12, at St. Therese Catholic Church in Halfway. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Friends are invited to join the family for a reception at the Pine Valley Grange Hall in Halfway after the service. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Therese Catholic Church or to the Halfway/Oxbow Ambulance Service through Tami’s Pine Valley Funeral Home, P.O. Box 543, Halfway, OR 97834.

Elizabeth Marie “Betty” Veleke Rud: Memorial service, 11 a.m., Saturday, April 12, at Crossroads Carnegie Art Center, 2020 Auburn Ave.

Sid Johnson: Celebration of Life service, 11 a.m., Monday, April 21, at the Church of the Nazarene, 1250 Hughes Lane. Coles Tribute Center is in charge of arrangements.

 James Lowell “Jim” Sells and Susan Marie Spence-Sells: Joint memorial service and a celebration of their lives, 11 a.m., Saturday, April 26, at the Haines United Methodist Church.

Benny Smelcer: Graveside memorial service, 1 p.m., Saturday, April 26, at Pine Haven Cemetery in Halfway. Friends are invited to join the family for a reception afterward at the Pine Valley Presbyterian Church.