Obituaries for June 15, 2017

George Wayne “Bud” Bateman, Jr., died on Monday, March 20, 2017, surrounded by his family. He was 72.

Gregory (Greg) Quinn Early of Washougal died on Tuesday, May 30, 2017, in The Dalles, Oregon. He was 68.

Gregory (Greg) Quinn Early of Washougal died on Tuesday, May 30, 2017, in The Dalles, Oregon. He was 68.

Eva Kathryn Petersen died on Friday, June 9, 2017. She was 36.

Jack Purdy died on Friday, May 2, 2017. He was 93.

Anita Ethelyn Wendling died in her Washougal family home on Tuesday, June 6, 2017. She was 67.

Read the complete obituaries in the June 15 print edition of the Post-Record.

George W. “Bud” Bateman, Jr.

George Wayne “Bud” Bateman, Jr., died on Monday, March 20, 2017, surrounded by his family. He was 72.

A Celebration of Life is scheduled for Saturday, June 17, from 2 to 6 p.m. at the Bateman home, 231 Ninth St., Washougal. A dedication for Bud will begin at 3:30 p.m. Appetizers and drinks will begin at 5 p.m. with dinner to follow. Please RSVP to Stephanie Bateman-Cavilin at 206-331-2037.

Donations in Bud’s name may be made to PeaceHealth Hospice Southwest, P.O. Box 1600, Vancouver, WA 98668.

Brown’s Funeral Home and Cremation Services is in charge of arrangements. Sign Bud’s guest book at www.brownsfh.com.

Gregory (Greg) Q. Early

Gregory (Greg) Quinn Early of Washougal died on Tuesday, May 30, 2017, in The Dalles, Oregon. He was 68.

A memorial service will take place on Saturday, July 15, at 2 p.m., at the veteran’s memorial in Washougal Memorial Cemetery. Following the service, the family invites guests to attend a luncheon at the home of Early’s sister, Mary Wallace.

Eva K. Petersen

Eva Kathryn Petersen died at her Washougal home on Friday, June 9, 2017, She was 36.

Eva’s life will be celebrated on Tuesday, June 20, at 11 a.m., at Straub’s Funeral Home in Camas.  To send condolences or to sign the online guestbook, visit www.straubsfuneralhome.com.

Jack Purdy

Longtime Camas resident, Jack Purdy died on Friday, May 2, 2017. He was 93.

A celebration of Jack’s life will be held at Orchard Hills Country Club on Tuesday, June 20 at 3 p.m. Memorial donations can be given to the Camas Lions Club, 26801 NE 9th St., #30, Camas, WA 98607.

To send condolences or to sign the online guestbook, visit www.straubsfuneralhome.com.

Anita E. Wendling

Anita Ethelyn Wendling died in her Washougal home on Tuesday, June 6, 2017. She was 67.

Celebration of Life will be held on Saturday, June 17, at 10 a.m., at Grace Foursquare Church, 717 S.E. Everett Rd., Camas.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Shared Blessing via the link on the Grace Foursquare Church website.

Brown’s Funeral Home and Cremation Services is in charge of arrangements. Sign Anita’s guest book at www.brownsfh.com.

Ralph J. Roberts

Ralph J. Roberts died Monday, June 12, 2017. He was 85. He was born March 8, 1932, in Klamath Falls, Oregon. A funeral mass will be held on Thursday, June 15, at 1 p.m., at Holy Redeemer Catholic Church in Vancouver. Burial will follow at the Fern Prairie Cemetery in Camas. Straub’s Funeral Home and Columbia River Cremation in Camas is in charge of the arrangements. A complete obituary will be in next week’s paper. To send condolences or to sign the online guestbook, visit www.straubsfuneralhome.com.

Read the complete obituaries in the June 15 print edition of the Post-Record.