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Providing Outstanding Quality Funeral Services & Facilities At Very Affordable Prices:

Low Cost: Cremation starting at $575. Lowest cost locally

Super Low Cost: Full Service special value plan starts at $ 2,500. Lowest cost in Portland & Salem

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Weddle Funeral Service or Funerals @ Hubbard Chapel or Cremation OnLine & Natural Burial

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Peter Baldwin

Peter Baldwin, Emmy-winning director of ‘The Wonder Years,’ dead at 86

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Director Peter Baldwin died on Nov. 19. He is seen winning an Emmy Award for directing TV’s “The Wonder Years” at the 1989 ceremonies in Pasadena, Calif.

Peter Baldwin, who directed “The Wonder Years” and “The Mary Tyler Moore Show,” died on Nov. 19.He was 86.Baldwin, who directed hundreds of episodes of popular series in the from the ‘60s on, died in Pebble Beach, Calif., where he retied and served on the board of the acific Repertory Theater, according to The Hollywood Reporter. Continue reading

Earle Hyman

Earle Hyman Dies: Veteran Broadway Actor, Cosby TV Dad Was 91

 

Earle Hyman, a classically trained actor of steady grace, imposing presence and consummate skill, died Friday at the Lillian Booth Actors Home in Englewood, NJ. He was 91. Hyman’s career on and off-Broadway spanned more than six decades and a multiplicity of Shakespearean roles at Joseph Papp’s New York Shakespeare Festival. But it was as Dr. Cliff Huxtable’s sympatico dad Russell on NBC’s The Cosby Show that Hyman reached his widest audience, earning him an Emmy nomination in 1986. Continue reading

J. Douglas Macy

Designer Behind Portland’s Pioneer Square And Other Oregon Icons Has Died


J. Douglas Macy was responsible for helping design many iconic Oregon landscapes and parks, including Pioneer Courthouse Square in Portland.

J. Douglas Macy was responsible for helping design many iconic Oregon landscapes and parks, including Pioneer Courthouse Square in Portland.

Contributed photo by Walker Macy firm.

Renowned Oregon landscape architect J. Douglas Macy has died.

Macy, 72, is responsible for many of Portland’s most beloved places: bustling Pioneer Courthouse Square, often called Portland’s living room; the Vietnam Veterans of Oregon memorial, a calm spiraling path that winds up a hill in Washington Park; and Portland State University’s urban plaza.

A founding member of the urban design firm Walker Macy in 1976, Macy was known as a leader and a mentor to a generation of Pacific Northwest designers.

He’s shaped public and private landscapes across the state, including the Oregon Coast Aquarium in Newport, Black Butte Ranch and Centennial Park in Central Oregon, and the Capitol Mall in Salem.

Macy was born in Caldwell, Idaho, and grew up in Madras, Oregon, in a ranching family. Continue reading

Joe Fortunato

Joe Fortunato, three-time All-Pro and NFL champ in ’63, dies at 87

The Mississippi State product played next to Hall of Famers Bill George, George Connor and Dick Butkus and tutored rookie Doug Buffone. But he also was a five-time Pro Bowl linebacker and three-time All-Pro who called defensive signals for the Bears’ 1963 NFL championship team.

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Bobby Doerr

Red Sox legend Bobby Doerr dies at 99

 Bobby Doerr

Bobby Doerr, a Hall of Famer and nine-time All-Star for the Boston Red Sox, died Monday at the age of 99 in Junction City, Ore. Continue reading

 

Providing Outstanding Quality Funeral Services & Facilities At Very Affordable Prices:

Low Cost: Cremation starting at $575. Lowest cost locally

Super Low Cost: Full Service special value plan starts at $ 2,500. Lowest cost in Portland & Salem

weddle201goldlogo

bestaweddle silver

4 Years In A Row, Thank you for voting for us.

Weddle Funeral Service or Funerals @ Hubbard Chapel or Cremation OnLine & Natural Burial

The Best Often Cost Less

Call 503-769-2423

We beleive we achieve these Salem (OR.) Funeral Home awards by providing outstanding Burial Services along with Cremation, Cremation and Funeral Planning and of course the Funeral Services.