Ron Mayo: 88, of Halfway, died March 18, 2020, at his home. Arrangements are under the direction of Tami’s Pine Valley Funeral Home & Cremation Services. Online condolences may be made at www.tamispine

Kenneth James Grafham Sr.: 91, died March 19, 2020, at Saint Alphonsus Medical Center in Baker City. A memorial service will be announced later because of current events. Memorial contributions may be made to the McEwen Bible Fellowship through Gray’s West Bible Fellowship through Gray’s West & Co. Pioneer Chapel, 1500 Dewey Ave., Baker City, OR 97814. To light a candle in honor of Ken or to offer condolences to his family, go to


Ron Buxton: Due to the coronavirus situation, Ron’s family has decided to postpone the memorial service until June. Should friends and family desire, memorial contributions may be made to the family to help with his final expenses. To leave an online condolence for the family of Ron, to go

Ray Zaccone: A memorial service and celebration of Ray’s life, with military honors and a potluck, will be Friday, March 27, at 2 p.m. at the Halfway Lions Hall. The family suggests memorial contributions in Ray’s name to the 173rd Airborne Brigade, or VFW Post No. 7847, through Tami’s Pine Valley Funeral Home & Cremation Services. Online condolences may be made at


Baker City Police

Arrests, citations

SECOND-DEGREE CRIMINAL TRESPASS: Juan Pablo Burgos, 59, of Baker City, 11 a.m. Wednesday, on the Leo Adler Parkway; cited and released.

POST-PRISON SUPERVISION VIOLATION (Baker County Parole and Probation detainer): Adam Troy Shelton, 48, of Baker City, 1:08 p.m. Wednesday, in the 3300 block of H Street; jailed.

SECOND-DEGREE DISORDERLY CONDUCT: Richard Fredrick Young, 54, of Baker City; and Jamie Joseph Weiss, 64, of Baker City, 6:25 p.m. Monday, in the 1500 block of Indiana Avenue; both were cited and released.

Baker County Sheriff’s Office

Arrests, citations

FIRST-DEGREE THEFT and SECOND-DEGREE BURGLARY: Cody Lee Mc Entire, 29, of Pendleton, 9:32 a.m. Wednesday, at The Gold Post in Sumpter; cited and released. Mc Entire reportedly entered the business and removed about $1,000 from the safe, according to the Sheriff’s Department. Mc Entire was cited on the theft and burglary charges, and the money was recovered.

SECOND-DEGREE THEFT (Baker County Circuit Court warrant): Colvin William Cutshall III, 30, transient, 2:15 p.m. Thursday, at the Baker County Jail where he is being held on other charges.

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