Bruce Dewey Braaten Bruce Dewey Braaten, 87, of Medford, Ore., passed away Thursday, December 12, 2013. Arrangements by Perl Funeral Home. 541-772-5488

Floyd Christian Pedersen Floyd Christian Pedersen, 93, of Talent, Ore., passed away Wednesday, December 11, 2013, at his residence. Arrangements by LitwillerSimonsen Funeral Home and Crematory, Ashland. www.litwillersimonsen.com

Tom Sorensen Tom Sorensen, 64, of White City, Ore., passed away Thursday, December 12, 2013, at his home.

William Edgar Lewis William Edgar Lewis, 98, of Grants Pass, Ore. passed away Wednesday, December 11, 2013 at Asante Three Rivers Medical Center in Grants Pass. Arrangements by Stephens Family Chapel. www.stephensfc.com

Elsie Bender Elsie Bender, 86, of Talent, Ore., passed away Wednesday, December 10, 2013, at Rogue Regional Medical Center. Arrangements by Conger-Morris Central Point Chapel. 541-664-3361

John John F Hughey John Hughey, 71, of White City, Ore. passed away Thursday, December 12, 2013 at Rogue Regional Medical Center. Arrangements by Conger-Morris Central Point Chapel. 541-664-3361

Lorene F. Blanchard Lorene F. Blanchard, 89, of Medford, Ore. passed away Friday, December 13, 2013 at Rogue Regional Medical Center. Arrangements by Rogue Valley Funeral Alternatives. 541-770-6505

Don J. Hunsaker Don Jean Hunsaker, 82, of Medford, Ore. passed away Thursday, December 12, 2013. Hillcrest Memorial Park & Mortuary in care of arrangements. 541-773-6162

Janet Loper Nelson Janet Loper Nelson, 87, of Ashland, Ore. passed away Monday, December 9, 2013 at her residence. Arrangements by Litwiller-Simonsen Funeral Home, Ashland. www.litwillersimonsen.com