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 disclosed on April 10th, 2016 that Russell Bird passed away in Bend, Oregon.  Bird was 27 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Russell's life.

It was written by Register Guard on March 25th, 2016 that Dana Michael Legner died in Bend, Oregon.  Legner was 61 years old and was born in Edinburgh S, CT.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Dana Michael's life.

It was disclosed by Kalamazoo Gazette on February 18th, 2016 that Eugene L Keller passed on in Kalamazoo, Michigan.  Keller was 91 years old and was born in Bend, OR.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Eugene L's life.

It was disclosed on February 8th, 2016 that Brenda Irene McPherson (Candella) passed on in Bend, Oregon.  Ms. McPherson was 75 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Brenda Irene's life.

It was written by Register Guard on December 10th, 2015 that Karen Christine Rowe perished in Bend, Oregon.  Rowe was 69 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Karen Christine's life.

It was reported on December 10th, 2015 that Charles John Carson passed on in Bend, Oregon.  Carson was 80 years old and was born in Eskridge, KS.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Charles John's life.

It was revealed by Klamath Falls Herald and News on November 26th, 2015 that Richard Lee Barney died in Bend, Oregon.  Barney was 75 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Richard Lee's life.

It was reported by The Mail Tribune on November 22nd, 2015 that Ernest Jennings "Ernie" Lathrop passed away in Bend, Oregon.  Lathrop was 97 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Ernest Jennings "Ernie"'s life.

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

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