Ryan Sullivan: 37, of Baker City, died Nov. 29, 2017, at Troy. A celebration of his life will be Saturday, Dec. 8, at 1 p.m. at the Nazarene Church Family Life Center, 1250 Hughes Lane. A reception will follow there. Memorial contributions may be made to the Ryan Sullivan Memorial Fund through Gray’s West & Co. Pioneer Chapel,1500 Dewey Ave., Baker City, OR 97814 or through Banner Bank. Any donations will go toward the care of the Sullivan children. To leave condolences for Ryan’s family or to light a candle in his memory, go to

Louise Sly: 99, a longtime Halfway resident, died Nov. 29, 2017, at Ashley Manor Assisted Living Center in Baker City. Her graveside funeral will be at 2 p.m. Friday, Dec. 8, at Pine Haven Cemetery in Halfway. In case of inclement weather, the service will be moved to the Pine Valley Presbyterian Church in Halfway. Memorial contributions may be made to the charity of one’s choice through Tami’s Pine Valley Funeral Home, P.O Box 543, Halfway, OR 97834. Online condolences may be made at