Obituaries for Jan. 26, 2016

Doris Barratt died Jan. 17, 2016. She was 83.

The Rev. Donald Roy Pierce, known as “Papa Don,” died Jan. 20, 2016, in Camas. He was 97.

Erick “Randy” Randolph Schiess died Jan. 9, 2016.

Robert L. Avery died Jan. 17, 2016, at home in Camas. He was 58.

Ted “Teddy” William McLean died peacefully Dec. 29, 2015, at Kindred Rehab in Vancouver.

The complete obituaries can be found in the Jan. 26 print edition of the Post-Record.

Doris Barratt

Doris Barratt died Jan. 17, 2016. She was 83.

A potluck memorial service will be held Saturday, Feb. 6, at 1 p.m., at Glenwood Place Senior Living, Plaza Community Room, 5500 N.E. 82nd Ave., Vancouver. 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.

Donald R. Pierce

The Rev. Donald Roy Pierce, known as “Papa Don,” died Jan. 20, 2016, in Camas. He was 97.

Friends and family are invited to share their love and memories on Don’s Facebook page.

Erick R. Schiess

Erick “Randy” Randolph Schiess died Jan. 9, 2016.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Miles’ education fund at https://www.youcaring.com/miles-schiess-505883.

A celebration of life was held Jan. 24 at McMenamin’s Edgefield in Troutdale, Oregon. Straub’s Funeral Home & Columbia River Cremation in Camas was in charge of the arrangements.

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

Robert L. Avery

Robert L. Avery died Jan. 17, 2016, at home in Camas. He was 58.

Services will be held Sunday, Feb. 21 at 1 p.m., at the 142nd Fighter Wing Portland Oregon Air National Guard Base. Straub’s Funeral Home & Columbia River Cremation in Camas is in charge of arrangements.

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

Ted W. McLean

Ted “Teddy” William McLean died peacefully Dec. 29, 2015, at Kindred Rehab in Vancouver.

A private celebration of life service will be held in the spring. Straub’s Funeral Home & Columbia River Cremation in Camas is in charge of arrangements.

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

Ines A. Forner LaFrance

Ines Arlene Forner LaFrance died Jan. 19, 2016. She was 91.

A celebration of life will be held Saturday, Feb. 6, at 1 p.m., at Bethel Community Church, 1438 “B” St., in Washougal. Straub’s Funeral Home in Camas is in charge of arrangements.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to a local humane society in honor of Zippy, her loyal dog.

Mildred Taylor

Mildred Taylor, of Camas, died Jan. 13, 2016. She was 88.

She was born Feb. 22, 1927, in Stuart, Nebraska. A celebration of her life was held Jan. 23, at the Fern Prairie Grange in Camas. Straub’s Funeral Home in Camas was in charge of arrangements.

Franklin A. Smith

Franklin A. Smith died Jan. 19, 2016, at home. He was 60.

A celebration of life service and potluck will be held Saturday, Jan. 30 at 1 p.m., at the AWPPW Union Hall in Camas. Visitation will be Wednesday, Jan. 27 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., at Straub’s Funeral Home in Camas.

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

Mildred M. (Suksdorf) Reeves

Mildred Mae (Suksdorf) Reeves died Jan. 20, 2016, in Stevenson. She was 96.

A funeral service will be held Sunday, Jan. 31, at 2 p.m., at Mill A Church. She will be laid to rest at the Riverview Abbey Mausoleum in Portland, Oregon.

Memorial donations can be made to Mill A School, Attn: Cheryl Rockowski, 1142 Jessup Road Cook, WA 98605 or Providence Hospice of the Gorge, 1630 Woods Ct., Hood River, OR 97031.

To send condolences, visit www.gardnerfh.com.

Sharon Lees

Sharon Lees died Jan. 25, 2016.

She was born Aug. 22, 1956, in Cottage Grove, Oregon. Services are pending. Contact Straub’s Funeral Home & Columbia River Cremation at 834-4563 for service information. A complete obituary will be published in next week’s Post-Record.

The complete obituaries can be found in the Jan. 26 print edition of the Post-Record.

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