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

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 revealed by The Mail Tribune on May 29th, 2016 that Calvin Jerome "Cal" Cannon perished in Bend, Oregon.  Cannon was 70 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Calvin Jerome "Cal"'s life.

It was reported by Register Guard on April 17th, 2016 that Tip T Perryman passed on in Bend, Oregon.  Perryman was 93 years old and was born in Henderson, AR.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Tip T's life.

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

It was reported on April 6th, 2016 that Michael J Ahrens passed away in Bend, Oregon.  Ahrens was 64 years old and was born in Greensburg, KS.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Michael J's life.

It was noted by Register Guard on March 25th, 2016 that Dana Michael Legner passed away in Bend, Oregon.  Legner was 61 years old and was born in Edinburgh S, CT.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Dana Michael's life.

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

It was disclosed on February 12th, 2016 that Ervie Lynn Tippett died in Bend, Oregon.  Tippett was 70 years old and was born in Lewiston, ID.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Ervie Lynn's life.

It was revealed on February 10th, 2016 that Troy Cox passed on in Bend, Oregon.  Cox was 57 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Troy's life.

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

It was written by Tri-City Herald on February 3rd, 2016 that Mildred Nina West (Elliott) died in Walla Walla, Washington.  Ms. West was 99 years old and was born in Bend, OR.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Mildred Nina's life.

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Funeral Homes in Bend

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
61555 Parrell Rd
Bend, OR 97702
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Baird Funeral Home
2425 NE Tweet Place
Bend, OR 97701
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Deschutes Memorial Gardens
63875 N Highway 97
Bend, OR 97701
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High Desert Memorials
20814 N Star Cir
Bend, OR 97701
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Niswonger & Reynolds Incorporated
105 Nw Irving Ave
Bend, OR 97709
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Pilot Butte Cemetery
Bear Creek Rd
Bend, OR 97702

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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