Saturday, October 3, 2015

Nine Victims From Umpqua Community College Has Been Identified

1. Lucero Alcaraz, 19

Lucero Alcaraz was from Roseburg and graduated from Roseburg High School this year. She was studying to bea pediatric  nurse. 
2. Treven Taylor Anspach, 20. 
Treven Anspach was from Sutherlin. He was part of the fire and EMS family, though his exact role wasn't immediately known.
Anspach's family thanked the public for their support.
"Treven was one of the most positive young men, always looking for the best in life," they said in a statement. "Treven was larger than life and brought out the best in those around him."
Anspach, his parents said, "was a perfect son." 
3. Rebecka Ann Carnes, 18
Rebecka Carnes was from Myrtle Creek, just south of Roseburg
She graduated from South Umpqua High School in June.

4. Quinn Glen Cooper, 18

Quinn Cooper was from Roseburg. According to his family,  he graduated in June from Roseburg High School. Thursday was his fourth day of college.

"We are in shock this happened," the family said in a statement.

"Quinn was funny, sweet, compassionate, and such a wonderful loving person. He always stood up for people."

5. Kim Saltmarsh Dietz, 59

Kim Dietz was from Roseburg.

Her husband, Eric, is the manager of Pyrenees Vineyard in Myrtle Creek.

Their daughter is a student at the college but was unharmed in Thursday's shooting.

6.  Lucas Eibel, 18

Lucas Eibel was a quadruplet with two brothers and a sister. The quadruplets graduated from high school this year.

Eibel, who graduated with high marks, was studying chemistry. He was also a UCC Scholar

"We have been trying to figure out how to tell everyone how amazing Lucas was, but that would take 18 years," his family said in a statement.

Eibel loved the Future Farmers of America, volunteering at the Wildlife Safari animal park in nearby Winston and a local animal shelter, his family said. He was "an amazing soccer player."

7. Jason Dale Johnson, 34

Jason Johnson was from Winston, just south of Roseburg.

His family said in a statement that Johnson "was proud to be a Christian" and had only recently enrolled in school.

"Jason's mother said that Jason was proud of himself for enrolling in school, and so was his mom. They felt that Jason had finally found his path.

"His family says that he will be loved and missed."

8. Lawrence Levine, 67

Lawrence Levine, from Glide, about 16 miles northeast of Roseburg, was the teacher in the classroom that was attacked.

He was an assistant professor of English.

Levine grew up in Beverly Hills, California, but moved to Oregon after graduation b He lived in a rented cabin on the North Umpqua River and loved fly fishing.

9. Sarena Dawn Moore, 44

Sarena Moore was from Myrtle Creek. She was a member of Grants Pass Seventh-day Adventist Church in Grants Pass, about 70 miles south of Roseburg.

"It's been ... reported that one of Sarena's last posts on Facebook was an affirmation of her desire to stand up
for Jesus and Christianity,".

Moore was the mother of two adult sons whom she loved dearly. She was a student at the college, in her third semester studying business.

"She was thrilled to enroll," Martin told the magazine. "She counted it as a direct answer to prayer. She praised the Lord for opening doors for her to pursue a degree in business."

Moore was known as a strong believer in the power of prayer, he said, and often wrote messages about her faith on her Facebook page.oing to move forward with our lives without Quinn," they said. "Our lives are shattered beyond repair.

"We send our condolences to all the families who have been so tragically affected by this deranged gunman. No one should ever have to feel the pain we are feeling."

Condolences to the family and friends who lost someone in the tragedy.

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