Joys, Sorrows, and Well-Wishes
Jayne Keller, Baker County office manager, and husband, Luke, welcomed the birth of their new son, Aaron Charles Kellar, on October 28th. Aaron weighed 7 lbs., 6 oz., and was 19 inches long. Carole Smith, regional administrator Union County, and husband, Jeff, are the proud grandparents.
Hokie Adams, long time OSU Extension dairy specialist and emeritus faculty passed away September 27th, 2011. The full obituary for Hokie was posted in the Gazette Times. A celebration of his life was held at the First Congregational United Church of Christ in Corvallis on October 16th. Remembrances can be made to Benton Hospice Service, Benton Habitat for Humanity, or the Corvallis Kiwanis Foundation.
Ken Meier, former Extension faculty in Marion County (1960-1964), and longtime Master Gardener in Marion County, has passed away. His Celebration of Life was held on October 29th at the Morning Star Church in Salem.