The Skanner Newspaper - Obituaries Tue, 03 Mar 2015 03:04:30 -0800 MYOB en-gb (The Skanner Newspaper) 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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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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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


Obituaries Mon, 05 Jan 2015 17:37:56 -0800
Geneva Knauls, 1935-2014  

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

]]> (Lisa Loving Of The Skanner News) Obituaries Mon, 22 Dec 2014 23:06:33 -0800
Pulitzer Winning Photojournalist Dies in Liberia He was 'a beloved colleague and one of the world's most accomplished photographers'


Obituaries Fri, 12 Dec 2014 18:31:47 -0800
PSU Women’s Studies Professor Roslyn Farrington, 1963-2014 Services this Saturday for respected educator, activist, artist, feminist


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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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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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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

Obituaries Wed, 24 Sep 2014 18:00:59 -0700
Tuskegee Airman Lt. Colonel Edward P. Drummond, Jr. 1926-2014 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


Obituaries Thu, 14 Aug 2014 15:44:04 -0700
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 

Obituaries Mon, 11 Aug 2014 21:52:24 -0700
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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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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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


Obituaries Tue, 06 May 2014 20:03:17 -0700
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

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