Stephanie Gast, 65, of Sams Valley, Ore., passed away at her home on Oct. 13, 2010. A celebration of life will be held on Saturday, Oct. 23, at 1:00 p.m. at 56 Williams Lane, Shady Cove. Father Lange of Our Lady of Fatima will officiate the service.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to Ashland Hospice.

She was born on May 20, 1945, in San Francisco, Calif., and lived on East Evans Creek in Sams Valley. After graduating college, she worked as an RN, and in her free time, she was an artist extraordinaire.

She leaves behind her husband, Bob Gast; son, Austin; a daughter-in-law, Kristi Sue; and stepdaughter, Kristie Rae.

Arrangements by Conger~Moris Central Point Chapel, 541-664-3361.