Peggy Owens: 80, of Baker City, died Nov. 15, 2018, at her home surrounded by family. Her graveside service will be at 1 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 18, at Mount Hope Cemetery in Baker City. Friends are invited to join the family for a reception after the service. The family suggests memorial contributions to Heart ‘n’ Home Hospice or a charity of one’s choice through Tami’s Pine Valley Funeral home and Cremation Services, P.O. Box 543, Halfway, OR 97834. Online condolences may be made at www.tamispinevalleyfuneral
Russell Alec Hunt: 67, of Summerville, a former Baker County resident, died Nov. 9, 2018, at Grande Ronde Hospital in La Grande. There will be a celebration of his life in the spring. Details will be announced later. Memorial contributions may be made to the Blue Yesterdays (a local Big Band that Russ played with), the Navy Musicians Association, or to the Cove Christian Camp through Gray’s West & Co. Pioneer Chapel,1500 Dewey Ave., Baker City, OR 97814. To light a candle in memory of Russ or to leave a condolence for his family, go to www.grays
Coree Lynn Welch: 2½- m onth-old daughter of Justin and Destinee Welch, died Nov. 11, 2018, at her home in Baker City. A service will take place, the time and date to be announced. For those who would like to make a donation in memory of Coree, they may do so to help defray service expenses through Tami’s Pine Valley Funeral Home & Cremation Services, P.O. Box 543, Halfway, OR 97834. Online condolences may be made at www.tamis
Gloria A. Grammatico: Memorial service will be at 1:30 p.m. Friday, Dec. 7, 2018, at Coles Tribute Center, 1950 Place St. Pastor Karl Wittich of Calvary Baptist Church will officiate. Memorial contributions may be made to Calvary Baptist Church through Coles Tribute Center,1950 Place St. Baker City, OR 97814. To light a candle in Gloria’s memory, go to www.colestributecenter.com
Baker City Police
HIT AND RUN: Michael Eugene Cassidy, 61, 2845 Hughes Lane No. 37, 3:08 a.m. today in the 500 block of Campbell Street; cited and released.
FAILURE TO APPEAR (Out of county warrant): Darlene Nichole Corr, 26, 1701 Fourth St. No. 5, 11:19 a.m. Thursday at her home; jailed.
COERCION, ASSAUT IV DOMESTIC, STRANGULATION, CRIMINAL TRESPASSING I, CRIMINAL MISCHIEF II, INTERFERING WITH MAKING A POLICE REPORT and HARASSMENT: Alden Casey White, 30, 12:36 p.m. Wednesday, in the 1600 block of Madison St.; jailed.
SECOND-DEGREE CRIMINAL TRESPASSING: Mark Rodger Dunbar Jr., 65, 1600 Eldon St. No. 14, 4:52 p.m. Thursday at his home; jailed.
DISORDERLY CONDUCT II: Mark Roger Dunbar Jr., 65, 1600 Eldon St. No. 14, 5:01 p.m. Wednesday, at 3325 Pocahontas Road; jailed and later released.
Baker County Sheriff’s Office
DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE OF INTOXICANTS, ATTEMPT TO ELUDE: James Brian Portman, 48, Draper, Utah, 6:29 p.m. Thursday on Interstate 84, Milepost 283 westbound; jailed.
FOURTH-DEGREE ASSAULT-Domestic: Jason Dewey Steele, 38, Halfway, 10:45 a.m. Thursday in Halfway; jailed and later released.
Oregon State Police
POSSESSION OF FALSELY APPLIED FOR LICENSE AND TAG: Stephen Neal Aichele, 66, of Walla Walla, Washington, 11:54 a.m. Sunday, on U.S. Forest Service Road 7240, cited and released. Police said Aichele, a Washington resident, had purchased a 2018 Oregon resident hunting license and elk tag.