Marilyn F. Frederick 1921 ~ 2018


Marilyn Frederick passed away peacefully on January 28, 2018, in Sutherlin. She was born January 20, 1921, in South Bend, Indiana, to Earl E. Klopfenstein and Sarah L. Lockwood Klopfenstein.

She was preceded in death by her husband Clayton Frederick Jr.; sister, Beverly Truax; stepmother, Margret Stapp Klopfenstein; and her parents. She is survived by son, Dennis Frederick (Jannis) of Yorba Linda, CA; daughters, Dianna Vincent (Steven) of Oakland, and Jan Wilson of Lake Forest, CA; 12 grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren.

Marilyn graduated from Mishawaka High School in Mishawaka, Indiana. She married Clayton Frederick Jr. in 1942, and lived in Mishawaka until moving to Santa Ana, California, in 1961. She also lived in Corona, Fallbrook, and Lake Isabella in California, before moving to Sutherlin in 1995 to be close to her daughter, Dianna.

Family remembers Marilyn’s talents for sewing and needlework, her love of sports, and her skills at card playing. She enjoyed bowling and playing bingo at the Sutherlin Senior Center.

Graveside services will be held February 2, 2018, at 11 a.m. at Cedar Hill Cemetery in Oakland. The family would like to thank Chantele’s Loving Care staff for the great friendship and care for the last few years and Hospice Care for guiding her home.

Marilyn Fay Frederick age 97 of Sutherlin, Oregon passed away Sunday January 28, 2018 a grave side service will be held Friday Feburary 2, 2018 Cedar Hill Cemetery at 11:00 


Etta B. "Mickie" Holder

Etta “Mickie” Holder, beloved wife of the late Theodore Holder (Ted), passed away peacefully on January 25, 2018, at the age of 92. Born December 26, 1925, to Harry and Etta Fairless in Berkeley, CA, Mickie was the third of eight children. At age 14 her family moved to Dorris, CA, where she later met her husband of 66 years. In 1953, Mickie and Ted moved to Sutherlin, OR, where they built a modest farm home and raised four children.

She was a gentle soul and loving mother, grandmother and great-grandmother whose greatest joy was spending time with her family.  As a full-time homemaker, Mickie actively led her children's activities - serving as a Den mother, Blue Bird leader, and room mother for many years. She cared deeply about others and showed appreciation by gifting her loved ones with masterful handcrafted quilts. In her later years, she also enjoyed reading. Mickie spent the last year at Precious Times Adult Care.

Mickie will be dearly missed by her four children, Dan (Barb) Holder of Dillard, OR, Sam (Mary) Holder of Golden, CO, Judy (Dave) Bales of Roseburg, and Jean (Paul) Crawford of Sutherlin, OR; 11 grandkids; 17 great-grandkids; her sisters Edith Paxton of Klamath Falls, OR, Edna Wilde of  Mohave Valley, AZ; her brothers, Ben Fairless of Fernley, NV, Tom (Starla) Fairless of Herriman, UT; her sister-in-law, Agnes Bollman of Myrtle Point, OR; plus numerous nieces and nephews.

Mickie is reunited with family members who preceded her in death including: her husband Ted; her parents, Harry and Etta Fairless; sisters, Mayda Hill and Laura Heryford; brother, Alfred Fairless; grandson, Sam Holder II; and son-in-law, Willas “Tink” Agee.

Special thanks to Kim Reed of Precious Times Adult Care.

A graveside service will be held Saturday, February 3, 2018, at 2 p.m. at Fair Oaks Cemetery with a gathering at the Sutherlin Grange (851 S Comstock Rd Sutherlin) following.Etta B. "Mickie" Holder age 92 of Sutherlin, Oregon, passed away on Thursday, January 25, 2018. Graveside service will be held February 3, 2018 at 2:00 p.m., Fair Oaks Cemetery