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Larry Allen Dunn 1934-2017

Lifetime Harney County resident, Larry Allen Dunn, 82, passed away on June 10, with family at his side. His overall health had been gradually failing due to a worsening diabetes condition that he lived with in his later years. Larry was born July 24, 1934, to Sam and Blanche Dunn, and basically spent his entire…

Martha “Bea” Beatrice Keith 1929 — 2017

Martha “Bea” Beatrice Keith, 88, a Prineville resident, passed away on Monday, June 19, at her daughter’s home surrounded by family. Bea was born March 24, 1929 to John Cornelius and Ruby Lee (Spencer) Woolsey in Tuskahoma, Okla. She married Jay T. Keith July 6, 1946 in Fort Smith, Ark. They were married until his…

Gary Lee Tiller 1944-2017

Gary Lee Tiller, 73, passed away June 1. Gary was born March 10, 1944, in Burns, to JC and Erma (Hobbs) Tiller, the youngest of four; William (Bill), Leland, and Ardis. Gary attended school in Hines from first to eighth grade, then graduated from Burns Union High School in 1962. He participated in high school…

Robert E. Miller Jr. 1940-2017

Robert E. (Bob) Miller Jr., 77, passed away June 7, after a brave battle with cancer. Born April 21, 1940, in Ashland to Robert E. Miller Sr. and Goldie Miller, Bob grew up as a fourth-generation Jackson/Siskiyou county rancher. His great-grandparents first settled near Willow Creek mountain outside of Montague in Siskiyou County, and Goldie’s…

Celebration of life — Cody Shaun Hodges

A celebration of life for Cody Shaun Hodges, son of John and Christine Hodges of Fields, will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, June 17, at the Burns Elks Lodge. Let’s take a moment to share in prayer and bring your fondest memories to honor the special times you spent with Cody. In lieu of…

Memorial service — Betty L. Sitz

A memorial service for longtime Drewsey rancher Betty L. Sitz will be held at the Sitz Ranch near Drewsey, at 1 p.m. PDT Saturday, June 24. Follow the posted signs from either the Drewsey or Pine Creek junctions off Highway 20 to the Sitz Ranch. There will be a potluck meal following the service. The…

Robert E. Harper 1930-2017

Robert E. Harper passed away unexpectedly June 1. Bob was born March 22, 1930, in Jonesboro, Ark. His family moved to Canby in 1941, where he graduated from Canby Union High School. Bob met his wife, Norma Schoen, in high school, and they married on Jan.11, 1952, when Bob was home on leave from the…

Larry Allen Dunn 1934-2017

  Lifetime Harney County resident, Larry Allen Dunn, 82, passed away on June 10, with family at his side. His overall health had been gradually failing due to a worsening diabetes condition that he lived with in his later years. A memorial service will be held at 1 p.m. Monday, June 19, at Pioneer Presbyterian…

Celebration of life — Michael A. Corson

A celebration of life for Michael A. Corson, who passed away Sept. 20, 2016, will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, June 17, at the Harney County Community Center, 484 N. Broadway in Burns. Refreshments will be served.

Cody Shaun Hodges 1979 – 2017

Cody Shaun Hodges  passed away May 29 in an automobile accident in Lynden, Wash., at the age of 37. He was born June 2, 1979, in Bend, to John and Christine (McCulloch) Hodges. Cody grew up with his half sister, Becky, in the small town of Burns as a carefree child who loved to explore,…

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