Donald ‘Don’ Holaday: 66, of Richland, died June 24, 2019, at Oregon Health and Science University Hospital in Portland. A celebration of Don’s life will take place Saturday, July 6 at 1 p.m. at the Holaday residence in Richland. Online condolences may be made at

Kelly Michelle Keener: 44, of Baker City, died June 25, 2019, at her home. Gray’s West & Co. Pioneer Chapel is in charge of arrangements. To light a candle in Kelly’s memory, or to leave a condolence for her family, go to

funerals pending

Amber (Spencer) Baskett: A celebration of Amber’s life will take place Saturday, June 29 at 11 a.m. at the Pine Valley Grange in Halfway. Friends are invited to join the family for a potluck reception immediately following, also at the Grange. For those who would like to make a donation in Amber’s memory, the family suggests Creating Memories through Tami’s Pine Valley Funeral Home & Cremation Services, P.O. Box 543, Halfway, OR 97834. Online condolences may be made at

Leah Lewis: Celebration of life, Saturday, June 29, at 1 p.m. at the Union United Methodist Church, 661 N. Main St.

William ‘Bud’ Thomason: His memorial service will take place Saturday, July 27, at 1 p.m. at Gray’s West & Co. Pioneer Chapel, 1500 Dewey Ave., with Pastor Brad Phillips of the Harvest Church officiating. Memorial contributions can be made to the Hilary Bonn Benevolence Fund through Gray’s West & Co., 1500 Dewey Ave., Baker City, OR 97814. To light a candle in memory of Bud, go to


Baker City Police

Arrests, citations

PAROLE VIOLATION: Alexander Alen Adams, 23, 1370 Ninth St., 9:42 p.m. Thursday in the 800 block of Campbell Street; jailed.