The Skanner Newspaper - Obituaries http://www.theskanner.com/community/obituaries Tue, 03 Mar 2015 03:04:30 -0800 MYOB en-gb info@theskanner.com (The Skanner Newspaper) Lucinda Lilly Tate, Tireless Community Advocate, Dies at 68 http://www.theskanner.com/community/obituaries/22324-lucinda-lilly-tate-tireless-community-advocate-dies-at-68 http://www.theskanner.com/community/obituaries/22324-lucinda-lilly-tate-tireless-community-advocate-dies-at-68 Services will be held Feb. 28, 2015, at 2 p.m. in St. Andrew Catholic Church, 806 Northeast Alberta St. in Portland

 

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lisa@theskanner.com (Lisa Loving) Obituaries Thu, 22 Jan 2015 21:05:02 -0800
Fannie Mae Greenwood Stokes: Feb. 22, 1914 - Dec. 23, 2014 http://www.theskanner.com/community/obituaries/22338-fannie-mae-greenwood-stokes-feb-22-1914-dec-23-2014 http://www.theskanner.com/community/obituaries/22338-fannie-mae-greenwood-stokes-feb-22-1914-dec-23-2014 Memorial service for Fannie Mae Greenwood Stokes held Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015.

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jim@marketingportland.com (The Skanner) Obituaries Tue, 27 Jan 2015 21:01:24 -0800
Longtime ESPN Sportscaster Stuart Scott Dies at 49 http://www.theskanner.com/community/obituaries/22269-longtime-espn-sportscaster-stuart-scott-dies-at-49 http://www.theskanner.com/community/obituaries/22269-longtime-espn-sportscaster-stuart-scott-dies-at-49 He fought cancer since a diagnosis in late 2007,but remained dedicated to his craft even as he underwent chemotherapy, radiation and surgery

 

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Obituaries Mon, 05 Jan 2015 17:37:56 -0800
Geneva Knauls, 1935-2014 http://www.theskanner.com/community/obituaries/22249-geneva-knauls-1935-2014 http://www.theskanner.com/community/obituaries/22249-geneva-knauls-1935-2014  

A businesswoman for decades and a supporter of many, many grassroots projects and organizations, Mrs. Knauls died Saturday 

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lisa@theskanner.com (Lisa Loving Of The Skanner News) Obituaries Mon, 22 Dec 2014 23:06:33 -0800
Pulitzer Winning Photojournalist Dies in Liberia http://www.theskanner.com/community/obituaries/22218-pulitzer-winning-photojournalist-dies-in-liberia http://www.theskanner.com/community/obituaries/22218-pulitzer-winning-photojournalist-dies-in-liberia He was 'a beloved colleague and one of the world's most accomplished photographers'

 

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Obituaries Fri, 12 Dec 2014 18:31:47 -0800
PSU Women’s Studies Professor Roslyn Farrington, 1963-2014 http://www.theskanner.com/community/obituaries/21927-psu-women-s-studies-professor-roslyn-farrington-1963-2014 http://www.theskanner.com/community/obituaries/21927-psu-women-s-studies-professor-roslyn-farrington-1963-2014 Services this Saturday for respected educator, activist, artist, feminist

 

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lisa@theskanner.com (Lisa Loving) Obituaries Thu, 02 Oct 2014 21:16:26 -0700
Gloria Dean Harris: March 3, 1943 - Sept. 24, 2014 http://www.theskanner.com/community/obituaries/21922-gloria-dean-harris-march-3-1943-sept-24-2014 http://www.theskanner.com/community/obituaries/21922-gloria-dean-harris-march-3-1943-sept-24-2014 Gloria touched many lives over the years while working at N/NE Mental Health Agency

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patricia@theskanner.com (The Skanner News) Obituaries Wed, 01 Oct 2014 23:52:19 -0700
Obituary: Linda Lee Carter http://www.theskanner.com/community/obituaries/21896-obituary-linda-lee-carter http://www.theskanner.com/community/obituaries/21896-obituary-linda-lee-carter Carter worked for over 20 years in medical records at Best Kaiser Permanente and Providence St. Vincent’s

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patricia@theskanner.com (The Skanner News) Obituaries Thu, 25 Sep 2014 19:02:37 -0700
Dr Steven Fritz Husband to Portland Commissioner Amanda Fritz Dies in Car Crash http://www.theskanner.com/community/obituaries/21884-dr-steven-fritz-husband-to-portland-commissioner-amanda-fritz-dies-in-car-crash http://www.theskanner.com/community/obituaries/21884-dr-steven-fritz-husband-to-portland-commissioner-amanda-fritz-dies-in-car-crash  A vigil will be held 5 pm Sunday, Sept. 28 at Terry Schrunk Park in downtown Portland

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Obituaries Wed, 24 Sep 2014 18:00:59 -0700
Tuskegee Airman Lt. Colonel Edward P. Drummond, Jr. 1926-2014 http://www.theskanner.com/community/obituaries/21684-last-surviving-member-of-the-tuskegee-airmen-of-the-sam-bruce-chapter-dies http://www.theskanner.com/community/obituaries/21684-last-surviving-member-of-the-tuskegee-airmen-of-the-sam-bruce-chapter-dies He was a member of the last official class of the Tuskegee Program that trained African American pilots for combat duty in the U. S. Army Air Corps during World War II

 

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Obituaries Thu, 14 Aug 2014 15:44:04 -0700
Marion Deloris DuBoise Johnson: Oct. 1934 -July 2014 http://www.theskanner.com/community/obituaries/21673-marion-deloris-duboise-johnson-oct-1934-july-2014 http://www.theskanner.com/community/obituaries/21673-marion-deloris-duboise-johnson-oct-1934-july-2014 Johnson was a teacher who taught diversity to all her students and was known for her classroom displays 

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Obituaries Mon, 11 Aug 2014 21:52:24 -0700
James C. Crolley Memorial Service http://www.theskanner.com/community/obituaries/21387-james-c-crolley-memorial-service http://www.theskanner.com/community/obituaries/21387-james-c-crolley-memorial-service The memorial service for James C. Crolley will be held on Saturday, June 14th, at 1:00 p.m. at Life Change Christian Center located at 3635 N Williams Ave, Portland, OR 97227.

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jim@marketingportland.com (The Skanner) Obituaries Mon, 16 Jun 2014 17:26:46 -0700
Master Musician Janice Marie Scroggins Dies at 59 http://www.theskanner.com/community/obituaries/21295-master-musician-janice-marie-scroggins-dies-at-59 http://www.theskanner.com/community/obituaries/21295-master-musician-janice-marie-scroggins-dies-at-59 Services are scheduled for Wednesday, June 4. A master pianist of many disciplines, Scroggins wowed audiences with everything from Scott Joplin and Ray Charles to the Ten Grands tours and more

 

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lisa@theskanner.com (Lisa Loving) Obituaries Sun, 01 Jun 2014 18:42:52 -0700
Billy Frank Jr., Tribal Fishing Activist, Dies http://www.theskanner.com/community/obituaries/21192-billy-frank-jr-tribal-fishing-activist-dies http://www.theskanner.com/community/obituaries/21192-billy-frank-jr-tribal-fishing-activist-dies Billy Frank Jr. had been a fierce and tireless champion for salmon, tribal sovereignty and the right of Northwest tribes to fish in their traditional waters

 

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Obituaries Tue, 06 May 2014 20:03:17 -0700
Rubin "Hurricane" Carter: Prizefighter and Exoneree 1937-2014 http://www.theskanner.com/community/obituaries/21112-rubin-hurricane-carter-prizefighter-and-exoneree-1937-2014 http://www.theskanner.com/community/obituaries/21112-rubin-hurricane-carter-prizefighter-and-exoneree-1937-2014 Exonerated after serving 20 years for murders he did not commit, boxer Rubin Carter was a beacon of hope for the wrongly convicted

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Obituaries Mon, 21 Apr 2014 18:15:41 -0700