Aletha Putney

SWEET HOME, Ore. Aletha Putney, 83, Sweet Home, Ore., formerly of Velva, died Sunday, Jan. 5, 2014, in Albany, Ore.

She was born Aug. 7, 1930, to Harry and Ione Hansen, in Velva. She married Donald Putney on Dec. 3, 1950.

Survivors: daughter, Donette Jewell-Calkins, Sweet Home; son, Duane, Sweet Home; three grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.

A service will be held at a later date.

(Sweet Home Funeral Chapel, Sweet Home)