Places

  • Coos Bay is also known as: Coos County / Coos Bay city.

  • Coos Bay tourist attractions include: Cape Arago State Park, Oregon Dunes National Recreation Area, Golden and Silver Falls State Natural Area, Sunset Bay State Park, and Egyptian Theatre.

Facts

  • Some of the notable people born here have been: Steve Prefontaine (runner), Lauren Newton (singer), Michael McGriff (poet and professor), Pat Fitzsimons (golfer), Brock MacKenzie (professional golfer), Jeff Whitty (actor and playwright), and Rich Fellers (equestrian and horse trainer).

  • Obituaries for residents might be found in these newspapers: Coos Bay World and The World.

History

Coos Bay's population as of the 2010 census was 15,967 residents, which is the largest city on the Oregon Coast. Prior to Europeans first visiting the Oregon coast, Native American tribes claimed the Coos Bay region as their homeland for thousands of years. Members of the Coos, Lower Umpqua, Siuslaw and Coquille tribes lived, fished, hunted and gathered along Coos Bay and its estuaries, along rivers, and in meadows and forests. Approximately 400 years ago, British and Spanish explorers first approached the South Coast. In 1579 Sir Francis Drake is purported to have sought shelter for his ship, the Golden Hinde, around Cape Arago. Trader and explorer Jedediah Smith was in the region seeking furs and the Hudson's Bay Company sent Alexander McLeod to search for an inland passage. The earliest settlement of European Americans in the area was in January 1852 when survivors of the Captain Lincoln shipwreck established...

The official website for the city of Coos Bay is http://www.coosbay.org/.

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Coos Bay Obituaries

It was noted by Register Guard on April 2nd, 2016 that Carole Camilla Wise (Hunt) passed away in Coos Bay, Oregon.  Ms. Wise was 88 years old and was born in Dillon, MT.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Carole Camilla's life.

It was disclosed by Register Guard on February 28th, 2016 that Anna "Jo" Reeves passed on in Coos Bay, Oregon.  Reeves was 88 years old and was born in Laramie, WY.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Anna "Jo"'s life.

It was written by Register Guard on February 28th, 2016 that Charles A Sanford died in Coos Bay, Oregon.  Sanford was 68 years old and was born in Pueblo, CO.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Charles A's life.

It was disclosed on December 3rd, 2015 that Milan Paul White passed on in Coos Bay, Oregon.  White was 85 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Milan Paul's life.

It was revealed by Seattle Times (2000-present) on October 14th, 2015 that Evelyn Marie Driscoll (Miller) passed away in Redmond, Washington.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Evelyn Marie's life.

It was disclosed by Tri-City Herald on July 29th, 2015 that Sherri Lea Hall (Fulmer) passed away in Richland, Washington.  Ms. Hall was 65 years old and was born in Coos Bay, OR.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Sherri Lea's life.

It was reported by Register Guard on July 9th, 2015 that Dwain A Rayburn passed away in Coos Bay, Oregon.  Rayburn was 80 years old and was born in La Mar, MO.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Dwain A's life.

It was disclosed by Register Guard on July 2nd, 2015 that Floyd Edward Dunn passed on in Coos Bay, Oregon.  Dunn was 83 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Floyd Edward's life.

It was noted by Albany Democrat-Herald on May 13th, 2015 that Carrie Marie Murray died in Coos Bay, Oregon.  Murray was 34 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Carrie Marie's life.

It was reported by Ocala Star Banner on March 16th, 2015 that Katherine Jean Lister (Clausen) perished in Ocala, Florida.  Ms. Lister was 65 years old and was born in Coos Bay, OR.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Katherine Jean's life.

All Funeral Homes in Coos Bay

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Coos Bay Chapel
5423 21st Ave Ne
Coos Bay, WA 98185
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Myrtle Grove Funeral Service
5423 21st Ave Ne
Coos Bay, WA 98185
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Nelson's Bay Area Mortuary
5423 21st Ave Ne
Coos Bay, WA 98185
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Sunset Memorial Park-Cemetery
5423 21st Ave Ne
Coos Bay, WA 98185

Coos Bay Funeral Home News

Tecnu inventor dies at 88
Smith is also survived by his other children, Sandy Casteel of Albany, Sharon Kness of Coos Bay and Brad Smith of Vancouver, Wash. His funeral will be at 3 p.m. Saturday at Kingdom Hall, the Jehovahs Witness church in Corvallis.
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Death and Memorial Notice
Albert's children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren include Susan Hutchison of Sequim and her son, Bryan Rudy; Arnold Roblan and his wife, Arlene, of Coos Bay, Oregon ... Ridgeview Funeral Chapel, 105 West Fourth Street, Port Angeles.
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Obituary: Beulah L. McGuire
They moved to North Bend and Coos Bay, where she worked as a telephone operator for 25 ... brothers Milton Boothe and James Boothe and two grandchildren also died before she did. Huston-Jost Funeral Home is in charge arrangements.
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Police and Fire Logs for Nov. 1
Roseburg Police 11:53 a.m. Vehicle batteries stolen from the 1500 block of Pine Street. 12:53 p.m. Report of a woman in the 1200 block of Stephens Street carrying a dead cat around in a bag looking to either give it a funeral or get it skinned.
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Roberts: Cut taxes, grow jobs
for his father's funeral. For an hour, in front of an audience of 40 ... It also brought an outburst from an out-of-town visitor in the audience: Brian Clem, a Democrat and Coos Bay native who represents the Salem area in the Legislature.
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Megan Ethel Taylor
A celebration of her life will be held at a funeral Mass at Saint Gregory the Great in San Diego in early November. Another Mass will be held at St. Monica Church in Coos Bay in the Spring/Summer of 2011. I am the resurrection and the life.
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City of Coos Bay
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