Portland Obituaries

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  • Friday Dec 12 | via Daily Mail 

    Portland boy dies and mother seriously injured after...

    An 11-year-old Oregon boy was killed Thursday and his mother seriously injured after a tree collapsed on top of their car during the wild storms that battered the west coast. William Graham, a junior at Lake Oswego Junior High School, and his mom were trapped inside their vehicle following the accident in southwest Portland.


  • Friday Dec 12 | via OregonLive.com 

    11-year-old Lake Oswego boy dies after tree falls on...

    Thomas Graham was killed yesterday after a tree fell on the car he was traveling in with his mother. Eleven-year-old Thomas Graham died after a tree fell on the car he was traveling in with his mother.


  • Monday Dec 8 | via The Oregonian 

    Killing an on-duty police dog would bring stiffer pe...

    Offenders who kill an on-duty law enforcement dog would face stiffer penalties, under a proposed law that has been drafted for Oregon's next legislative session. The proposal is dubbed "Mick's Law,'' in memory of Portland police dog Mick, who died from fatal gunshot wounds sustained while trying to stop a suspect wanted in connection with a burglary in Southwest Portland in April.


  • Sunday Dec 7 | via Dayton Daily News 

    BUCHANAN, Valaria J.

    News Death Notice BUCHANAN, Valaria J. "Val" Age 78, of Dayton, departed this life peacefully on Tuesday evening, December 2, 2014. She was a graduate of Roosevelt H. S., class of 1955, and had a distinguished career of public service , retiring following 38 years in 1993.


  • Thursday Dec 4 | via The Oregonian 

    Portland 'sleeper hold' death in 1985 had similariti...

    Nearly 30 years ago, Portland found itself in the throes of an incident with haunting similarities to the death of Eric Garner, an unarmed black man who was choked to death by New York City police. Garner, the father of six, died July 17 as officers tried to arrest him on suspicion of selling illegal cigarettes.


  • Saturday Nov 22 | via State Journal 

    Ramona Frances Sudduth Slattery

    Services for Ramona Frances Sudduth Slattery, 86, will be conducted from Harrod Brothers Funeral Home at 2 p.m. Monday, November 24, 2014, with Reverend Dan Luttrell officiating, assisted by Lowell Clark. Interment will follow in Frankfort Cemetery.


  • Nov 19, 2014 | via KATU-TV Portland 

    Police: Missing 70-year-old found dead in SE Portland

    A missing 70-year-old with Alzheimer's was found deceased Wednesday morning near Johnson Creek in Southeast Portland, search and rescue volunteers said. Portland Police Sergeant Pete Simpson said they'd located John Lloyd Scott at 8 a.m. Wednesday morning, just an hour after crews resumed searching along Southeast Flavel and Knapp Streets.


  • Nov 18, 2014 | via Local TV Station KTVZ 

    Estate of keeper killed by cougar sues sanctuary

    WildCat Haven Sanctuary near Sherwood describes itself as a "last hope' for captive-born wildcats in need, including tigers, mountain lions, lynx, bobcats and other large cats PORTLAND, Ore. - The estate of a young woman who was mauled to death by a cougar while working at a suburban Portland wild cat sanctuary is suing the sanctuary and its owners.