Obituaries for Feb. 23, 2016

Estella Barratt Smith died Feb. 17, in Vancouver. She was 95.

Ralph Eugene Owen died Feb. 17, 2016, in Vancouver. He was 66.

Gerald Dean Krause died Feb. 18, 2016. He was 85.

The complete obituaries can be found in the Feb. 23 print edition of the Post-Record.

Estella Barratt Smith

Estella Barratt Smith died Feb. 17, in Vancouver. She was 95.

A celebration of her life will be held Sunday, Feb. 28, at 2 p.m., at Elite Care, 2400 N.E. 112th Ave., Vancouver.

To send condolences or sign the online guest book, visit www.straubsfuneralhome.com.

Ralph E. Owen

Ralph Eugene Owen died Feb. 17, 2016, in Vancouver. He was 66.

A funeral service was held Feb. 20. Straub’s Funeral Home & Columbia River Cremation in Camas was in charge of arrangements.

To send condolences or sign the online guest book, visit www.straubsfuneralhome.com.

Gerald D. Krause

Gerald Dean Krause died Feb. 18, 2016. He was 85.

A celebration of Gerald’s life will be held Thursday, Feb. 25, at 11 a.m., at St. Matthew Lutheran Church, in Washougal. A graveside service will follow at the Washougal Memorial Cemetery. Brown’s Funeral Home in Camas is in charge of arrangements.

To sign the guest book, visit www.brownsfh.com.

Irene L. Betcher

Irene Leona Betcher died peacefully Feb. 18, 2016, surrounded by family. She was 87.

A memorial service will be held Saturday, Feb. 27, 3 p.m., at Fairgate Estate Assisted Living in Camas.

To send condolences or sign the online guest book, visit www.straubsfuneralhome.com.

Dana T. Jones Sr.

Dana Thomas Jones Sr. died Feb. 16, 2016. He was 68.

Services will take place in Mojave, California, with Stickel Funeral Home. Brown’s Funeral Home in Camas is in charge of local arrangements.

To sign the online guest book or send condolences, visit www.brownsfh.com.

Erlene I. Alexander

Erlene Ima Alexander died Feb. 20, 2016. She was 95.

There will be no local services. Erlene will be interred in Riverside, California. Brown’s Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

To sign the online guest book, visit www.brownsfh.com.

Mary J. Haas

Mary Josephine Haas died Feb. 21, 2016. She was 80.

No services are scheduled.

Frank R. Ertell

Frank R. Ertell Sr. died Feb. 16, 2016, in Camas. He was 85.

Services are pending. Inurnment will be at Willamette National Cemetery in Portland. Straub’s Funeral Home & Columbia River Cremation in Camas is in charge of arrangements.

Kay Beatty

Kay Beatty died Feb. 15, 2016. She was 78.

She was born July 29, 1937, in Omaha, Nebraska. Services are pending. A complete obituary will be published in a future edition of the Post-Record. Straub’s Funeral Home & Columbia River Cremation in Camas is in charge of arrangements.

Jacob R. Kearns

Jacob Ronald Kearns, of Vancouver, died Feb. 20, 2016, in Washougal. He was 24.

A celebration of his life will be held Saturday, Feb. 27, at 1 p.m., at Grace Foursquare Church, 717 S.E. Everett Road, Camas. A complete obituary will be published in next week’s Post-Record.

Straub’s Funeral Home and Columbia River Cremation in Camas is in charge of arrangements.

To send condolences or sign the online guest book, visit www.straubsfuneralhome.com.

The complete obituaries can be found in the Feb. 23 print edition of the Post-Record.

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