Places

  • Bend is also known as: Deschutes County / Bend city.

  • Bend tourist attractions include: Des Chutes Historical Museum, High Desert Museum, Tower Theatre, Mount Bachelor ski area, and Vince Genna Stadium.

Facts

  • Some of the notable people born here have been: Keegan DeWitt (singer-songwriter and composer), Ellary Porterfield (actor), Jere Gillis (ice hockey player and actor), Jed Weaver (american football player), Morgan Arritola (cross-country skier), Tommy Ford (alpine skier), and Angela Dierdorff Petro (actor).

  • Obituaries for residents might be found in these newspapers: Cascade Business News.

History

, up from 52,029 in recorded during the 2000 census. Bend's metro population was estimated at 170,705 as of July 1, 2009. The Bend MSA is the 5th largest metropolitan area in Oregon. Bend is located on the eastern edge of the Cascade Range along the Deschutes River. Here the Ponderosa Pine forest transitions into the high desert, characterized by arid land, junipers, sagebrush, and bitter-brush. Originally a crossing point on the river, settlement began in the early 1900s. Bend was incorporated as a city in 1905. Economically, it started as a logging town but is now identified as a gateway for many outdoor sports, including mountain biking, fishing, hiking, camping, rock climbing, white-water rafting, skiing, and golf. The name Bend was derived from "Farewell Bend", the designation used by early pioneers to...

The official website for the city of Bend is http://www.ci.bend.or.us/.

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Bend Obituaries

It was reported on October 25th, 2015 that Gary Lee Bragg perished in Bend, Oregon.  Bragg was 66 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Gary Lee's life.

It was revealed by Register Guard on October 25th, 2015 that Arlene Marie Zerbe (Masengil) passed away in Bend, Oregon.  Ms. Zerbe was 89 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Arlene Marie's life.

It was reported on October 8th, 2015 that Lewis D Tyler passed away in Bend, Oregon.  Tyler was 84 years old and was born in Providence, RI.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Lewis D's life.

It was written by The News Tribune on September 13th, 2015 that Thomas Joseph McNellis perished in Washington.  McNellis was 64 years old and was born in Bend, OR.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Thomas Joseph's life.

It was noted by Walla Walla Union-Bulletin on September 9th, 2015 that Ned Edward Humber perished in Walla Walla, Washington.  Humber was 76 years old and was born in Bend, OR.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Ned Edward's life.

It was revealed by The News Tribune on August 2nd, 2015 that David Zell Heath passed away in Shelton, Washington.  Heath was 89 years old and was born in Bend, OR.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor David Zell's life.

It was disclosed by Register Guard on July 12th, 2015 that Elizabeth "Betty" Dever passed away in Bend, Oregon.  Dever was 91 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Elizabeth "Betty"'s life.

It was disclosed on July 7th, 2015 that Mildred June Berge (Koshiniemi) passed away in Bend, Oregon.  Ms. Berge was 81 years old and was born in Gackle, ND.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Mildred June's life.

It was disclosed by The Columbian on July 1st, 2015 that Martin William "Bud" Knapp passed on in Vancouver, Washington.  Knapp was 91 years old and was born in Bend, OR.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Martin William "Bud"'s life.

It was noted by Modesto Bee on June 21st, 2015 that Shirley Louise Bowden (Thompson) passed away in Patterson, California.  Ms. Bowden was 78 years old and was born in Bend, OR.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Shirley Louise's life.

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Deschutes Memorial Gardens

Welcome to Deschutes Memorial Chapel and Gardens, a locally owned and operated funeral home in Bend, Oregon. The Daniel family and our experienced team of compassionate professionals are honored to assist you with planning a service of...

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Autumn Funerals LLC
5423 21st Ave Ne
Bend, WA 98185
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Baird Funeral Home
5423 21st Ave Ne
Bend, WA 98185
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Deschutes Memorial Gardens
5423 21st Ave Ne
Bend, WA 98185
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High Desert Memorials
5423 21st Ave Ne
Bend, WA 98185
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Niswonger & Reynolds Incorporated
5423 21st Ave Ne
Bend, WA 98185
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Pilot Butte Cemetery
5423 21st Ave Ne
Bend, WA 98185

Bend Funeral Home News

Notre Dame Coach, Players Mourn At Funeral For Declan Sullivan
Notre Dame football coach Brian Kelly and several players were among the mourners at the funeral of a student killed when a tower from which he was filming practice toppled over. A bell tolled as an altar boy holding a large wooden crucifix led Declan ...
http://www.courant.com/sports/college/hc-web-nd-student-funeral-20101101,0,6873337.story

Ankle injury likely to keep 'Hawks LT Okung off field vs. Giants
Carroll said Polumbus would only play in a backup role, while Pitts missed practice Friday to attend a funeral. "Russell is as doubtful as ... range of motion and doesn't allow him to completely bend his knee. Williams knows there is some unknown with ...
http://www.nfl.com/news/story/09000d5d81be2b65/article/ankle-injury-likely-to-keep-hawks-lt-okung-off-field-vs-giants?module=HP_headlines2col

ND: School responsible in student death
SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) The president of the University of Notre ... Jenkins called Likins a world-renowned engineer. A funeral service for Sullivan, a junior film student from the Chicago suburb of Long Grove, Ill., was held Monday at the St. Mary ...
http://thenewsdispatch.com/articles/2010/11/08/news/local/doc4cd4d5a12cbcc057848232.txt

George H. Micheel
He married Esther Hoime Aug. 21, 1938 in South Bend. She died in 2007 ... from 7 to 8 p.m. Wednesday and from 10 to 11 a.m. Thursday at Hartzler-Gutermuth-Inman Funeral Home, Elkhart. A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Thuresday at the funeral home ...
http://goshennews.com/obituaries/x1364887696/George-H-Micheel

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City of Bend
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Bend Oregon Visitor Bureau for Hotels, Lodging or Restaurants
Bend Oregon hotels, lodging or events and activities from the Official Visitors and Convention Bureau site. Find hotel, motels, resort, bed and breakfast, ...
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