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Florence Ione Bostwick Geiger

Florence Ione Bostwick Geiger, 93, died at — Diamond View Assisted Living Community in Meridian, Idaho, on Friday, — February 18, 2005.

She grew up in Williams, Oregon, one of six children — born to Bert and Josephine Saltmarsh Bostwick. After she married Delos — Geiger in 1935, they moved to Crescent City, CA where her daughter Rosalie — was born. Then they moved to Billings, Montana, where a second daughter, — Delores, and a son, Charles, were born. In 1945 they moved to Richland, — Washington, to work at the Hanford Atomic Products operation, contracted — by General Electric for the U.S. Atomic Energy Commission. Another son, — Frederick, was born. They remained in Richland until their family was — raised and both Delos and Florence retired.

She worked as a custodian for the company for almost — 18 years before retirement in 1973. They moved to Big Fork, Montana, and — later to Spokane, Washington, before returning to her family's roots in — Medford.

Florence was an avid Lawrence Welk fan. She traveled — to Alaska, Israel, and New Zealand.

In 2002 she moved to Meridian to be near family where — she was content to spend her last years.

She is most well remembered for her cheerful hospitality, — generous spirit, and for being a wonderful cook. She was happiest when — hosting family and friends.

Her husband and two sons preceded her in death. She is — survived by daughters, Rosalie Hughes of Boise, and Delores Glass of Las — Vegas; four grandchildren, Eric Olesen, Stephen and Nathan Geiger, and — Kellie Whitney; a brother Vyron Bostwick of Portland; and a sister Maxine — Neff of Big Sandy, Texas; three great-grandchildren; and nieces and nephews. —

A viewing will be held from 6 to 8 p.m., Sunday, February — 27, at Litwiller-Simonsen Funeral Home in Ashland. A graveside service — will be at 10 a.m. Monday, February 28, 2005 at the Gotcher Cemetery in — Williams, OR, where Florence will be buried beside her husband and two — sons.

Victor Lee Rudd

Victor Lee Rudd, born January 27, 1964 in Calexico — California, passed into the loving arms of Jesus on February 18, 2005 — in Portland, Oregon.

Beloved husband of 14 years to Colleen, and loving father — to Hannah, Victor, and David. He is survived by brothers; Donald and his — wife Debra and their children, Nina and Amanda, and also brother David — Rudd Jr. Also his father, David Rudd Sr., stepmother Dena, four step-sisters, — and Grandmother Francis Rudd.

Services are being held, Saturday, February 26, 2005 — at 2 p.m. at Ashland Christian Fellowship on Hersey St. in Ashland.

Harry Eugene Hoxie

Harry Eugene Hoxie, 89, of Ashland, died Wednesday, — (Feb. 23, 2005) at Linda Vista Care Center, Ashland. Arrangements: Litwiller-Simonsen — Funeral Home and Cremation Center, Ashland.

Stella M. Good

The memorial service for Stella M. Good will — be at 2:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 26, 2005, at Kingdom Hall, 700 N. Main — Street, Ashland. Arrangements: Litwiller-Simonsen Funeral Home, Ashland.

Vera H. Forsmark

Vera H. Forsmark, 87, of Ashland, died Tuesday, — at her home. Arrangements: Litwiller-Simonsen Funeral — Home, Ashland.