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Funeral Planning Salem Oregon

 

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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Steve Reevis

Steve Reevis, ‘Fargo,’ ‘Dancing With Wolves’ Actor, Dies at 55

The actor, who also appeared in ‘Geronimo’ and the 2005 version of ‘The Longest Yard,’ died Thursday at a hospital in Missoula, Montana.

Actor Steve Reevis, who had supporting roles in the movies Fargo and Last of the Dogmen, has died. He was 55. Continue reading

Frank Nudo

Frank Nudo, former owner of Nick’s Famous Coney Island, dies at 83

For 48 years, Frank Nudo was Portland’s Coney King. As the owner of the Hawthorne District’s Nick’s Famous Coney Island restaurant and bar, he dished up fully loaded hot dogs, beer, and political and sports talk to a parade of Oregon politicians, local athletes and celebrities, and everyday working men.

Nudo, who retired from the business in 2008, passed away on Nov. 11. He was 83.

Nick Carlascio opened the restaurant in 1932, and sold it to Nudo in 1960. Nudo, who had worked there for a few years, vowed that he wouldn’t change the no-frills business, and over more than four decades he kept the menu simple, the portions large, and the banter friendly. Continue reading

John Anderson

John Anderson, Independent Who Ran for President, Dies at 95

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  • Congressman seemed ‘more interested in ideas than in power’
  • U.S. electoral system controlled by two parties is ‘broken’

 

John B. Anderson, a former Republican congressman from Illinois who challenged the two-party system by running as an independent candidate in the 1980 presidential election, has died. He was 95. Continue reading

Jim Nabors

‘Gomer Pyle’ actor Jim Nabors dies at 87

Jim Nabors is seen in an episode of “The Andy Griffith Show.”

Jim Nabors, who starred as “Gomer Pyle” on the “The Andy Griffith Show” and went on to star in his own show, has died, according to multiple reports. Continue reading

Don Pedro Colley

Don Pedro Colley, ‘Dukes of Hazzard’ Actor, Dies at 79

The Oregon native also appeared in George Lucas’ first movie, ‘THX 1138,’ and in several blaxpoitation films.

Don Pedro Colley, an actor who appeared in Beneath the Planet of the Apes, in the first film directed by George Lucas and on the 1980s CBS series The Dukes of Hazzard, has died. He was 79. Continue reading

Steve ‘Snapper’ Jones

Former Trail Blazer Steve ‘Snapper’ Jones dead at the age of 75

Steve "Snapper" Jones is recognized before the game in 2012 alongside Harry Glickman and Larry Miller as the Portland Trail Blazers at the Rose Garden.
Steve “Snapper” Jones is recognized before the game in 2012 alongside Harry Glickman and Larry Miller as the Portland Trail Blazers at the Rose Garden.(The Oregonian)

Steve “Snapper” Jones — former ABA All-Star and friend to many — has died, He was 75. 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

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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.