Dr. William F. “Bill” Heizer: 86, of Baker City, died Oct. 2, 2017, at Settler’s Park in Baker City. His memorial service will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 21, at Coles Tribute Center, 1950 Place St. Pastor Dan Martin of McEwen Bible Fellowship near Sumpter will officiate. There will be a reception afterward at Coles Tribute Center. To light a candle in memory of Bill, go to

N. Maxine Stockhoff: 93, of Union,died Oct. 2, 2017, at her home. Her graveside service will be at 10 a.m. Monday, Oct. 9, at Grandview Cemetery in La Grande. Her memorial service will follow at 11 a.m. Monday at the First Presbyterian Church at 1308 Washington Ave. in La Grande. A full obituary will be published later by Daniels-Knopp Funeral, Cremation & Life Celebration Center. Memorial contributions may be made to the Shriners Hospital for Children in Portland or to the Union County Museum.


Gene Roark: Celebration of his life, 2 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 7, at the home of the Roarks and Passes, 39319 Pocahontas Road. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Esther Chapter No. 11 for the endowment fund of the Masonic and Eastern Star Home, where daughter Arinda resides, or to the United Methodist Church in Baker City.

Lynn and Lila Shumway: Memorial service Saturday, Oct. 7, at 2 p.m. at Calvary Baptist Church, at the corner of Third and Broadway streets. Friends are invited to join the family for a reception afterward at the church. For those who would like to make a donation in memory of Lynn and Lila, the family suggests the Village Missions or the Burnt River Community Church through Tami’s Pine Valley Funeral Home & Cremation Services, P.O. Box 543, Halfway, OR 97834. Online condolences may be made at www.tamispine

Cecil Eugene “Gene” Rose: Funeral, 1:30 p.m., Friday, Oct. 13, at the Church of the Nazarene, 1250 Hughes Lane in Baker City. There will be a reception afterward at Quail Ridge Golf Course, 2801 Indiana Ave. in Baker City. The family suggests memorial contributions in Gene’s name to The United Methodist Church of Haines and The Gene Rose Youth Baseball and Golf Fund of The Oregon Community Foundation through Gray’s West & Co., 1500 Dewey Ave., Baker City, OR 97814. To light a candle for Gene or to leave a condolence for the family, go to


Baker City Police

POSSESSION OF METHAMPHETAMINE, MENACING and POINTING A FIREARM AT ANOTHER: Taylor Westmorland, 32, of 1910 B St., 6:34 p.m. Thursday, at his home; jailed.

Baker County Sheriff’s Office

UNAUTHORIZED USE OF A MOTOR VEHICLE: John Brogan Buehler, 18, of Huntington, 8:56 p.m. Thursday, at Huntington; jailed.