Fr. Ken Sampson baptizes Carter Jones at Sacred Heart Church in Medford. (Marc Salvatore/Catholic Sentinel)
Fr. Ken Sampson baptizes Carter Jones at Sacred Heart Church in Medford. (Marc Salvatore/Catholic Sentinel)

Here is a list of those who entered the Catholic Church of western Oregon at Easter, with names being sent in by parishes. In the following days, the Sentinel will dive deeper into the stories of several. 

Albany

Our Lady of Perpetual Help St. Mary

Angel Jordan Allen, Emma Lynn Marie Danner, Gabriel Alexander Danner, Isaac Manuel De Leon, Genavie Carla Hammontree, Joseph Romolo Ramos, Moises Rodriguez, Jonathan Mendoza Ruiz, Odalis Mendoza Ruiz, Karina Lucas Ruiz, Brayan Lucas Ruiz, Daisy Elizabeth Alanis Vasquez, Jackson Walls, Tonya Lynn Fagan, Virginia Strite Kosydar

Ashland

Our Lady of the Mountain

Jonathan Reinhart, Petra Zavala Manzanarez, Bruno Martinez, Javier Garcia McKinney, Fernando Garcia McKinney, Maya Angelique McKinney, Maryah Angel Arcega Santos, Adrian Francisco Arcega

Beaverton

Holy Trinity

Autumn Austreng, Roxanne Bones, Temmo Cramer, Cameron Cusick, Amber Cusick, Gabrielle Cusick, Ariel Cusick, Nathaniel Cusick, Jacques-Andre Desroses, Krista Enslow, Joe Im, Ainsley Kerner, Charles Knapp, Olivia Lyon, Jade Matheus, Gavin Matheus, Carolyn Moore, Keith Moser, Sage Nicholson, Rebecca Peterson, Rachel Rasmusson, Bing Theobald, Gerald Turner, Chris Valenti, Leticia Velasquez Pascual, Lucas Ventura, Annabella Yee, Daniel Zika

St. Cecilia

Robert Plowman, Patrick Compton, Kelli Martinez, Veronica Canasa Curtis, Maria Esabel Escobar, Luis Antonio Chan-Castillo, Yelitza Medina, Jeananne Kelsey, Maricela Connie Cruz, Mariela Cruz, Veronica Lindquist, Brett Allsup, Luke Allsup, Laura Daniel, Esmeralda Gutierrez Garcia, Jose Angel Gutierrez Garcia, Michelle Plowman, Oliver McGrain, Emily Gonzalez

Canby

St. Patrick


Melissa Estrada-Molina, Felipe Salazar, Nelly Castro, Juan Alfonso Castro, Alonso Castro, Rodrigo Castro, Angela Niggli, Carlos Lopez-Figueroa, Miguel Gonzales, Noemi Soto-Diaz, Stacy Villa-Castaneda, Valentin Silva-Cruz, Yamilex Lopex-Cruz, Miguel Jimenez Duran, Ashley Jaquelyn Hernandez

Cornelius

St. Alexander


Jazlynn Isabella Ochoa -Loeza, Demetrio Ortega Bahena, Jonathan Zahid Rodriguez Gallardo, Jaylin Villafane-Mandujano,

Eugene

St. Mary


Rhiannon Derrick, Brodhi Dinsmore, John Etheredge, McKenzie Jacoby, Abby Santana, Peggy Brohimer, Angela Maldonado, Matt Yeager

Forest Grove

St. Anthony


Vanessa Lynn Clinton, John Gabriel Philip Mercer, Layshi Duke, Victoria Mae Mercer, Riot Warner Goins-Mercer, Odalis Jamilex Aguilera

Gresham

St. Anne


Jose Yovani Angel Pacheco, Lizbeth Angel Pacheco, Yunissa Garcia Chino, Maribel Luna Vargas, Maria Morales Ascencio, Camila Yamileth Morales Ochoa, Adelaida Reyes Elias, Iliana Reyes, Jacinto Silva Hernandez, Vanessa Silva Hernandez

St. Henry

Jennifer Calderón Piña, Valeria Calderón Piña, Elvira Cano Silva, María Del Carmen Cerda Barajas, Jaime De la Vega Contreras, Antonio Galindo Zurita, Uriel Huerta Castro, Edgar Luna Salazar, Jaime Antonio Luna Salazar, Víctor Martínez Villa, María Azucena Núñez Aquino, Sofia Núñez Rodriguez, Graciela Paz González, Elpidio Piña Venegas, Francisco Ruíz Medina, Antonio Kevin Sánchez Gómez, Guadalupe Solano González, Emily Boring, Jeffrey Clement, Martha Damian, Carolina Madonado Valdez, Issac Maldonado Alicea, Miguel Calderón Piña, Ismael Camacho Alvarado, Desenia Espinoza Beltrán, Moisés Jasso Anguiano, Angel Martínez García, Cecilia Núñez Rodríguez, Rocío Paz González, Alfonso Salazar Alvarado, Sandra Abundis Maldonado

Hillsboro

St. Matthew


Sarah Kay Moll, Erica Resendiz Nolasco, Erika Zamora Valle, Antonio Moya Silva, Jair Moya Silva, Johnny Machete Fuentes

Junction City

St. Helen


Ady Dalila Cifuentes, Jonathan Magaña Gomez, Fermin Navarro Garcia, Lizeth Navarro Garcia, Francisco Perez Roblero, Beatris Ramirez Matias, Miguel Rodriguez Balcazar, Araceli Vega Meza, Maria Vega Meza

Keizer

St. Edward


Martin Sprouse, Cristina Gonzalez, Thomas Shearer, Jose Abarca Mendoza, Juan Jose Monzon Arciniega, Violanda Gutierrez, Jovani Bravo, Emily Carroll, Charles Carroll, Patrick Sieng, Joann Cunningham, Omar Sanchez Redon, Karen Janett Mendoza Garcia, Kira Mendoza Garcia, Silvia Herrera Aguilar, Natalia Alejandra Cruz Santos, Xiadani Aleli Perez Aguilera, Arabella Adabeth Alcaraz

Lake Oswego

Our Lady of the Lake


Lisa Balint-Juilfs, Alexia Brooks, Gabe Hertzler, Jennifer Hertzler, Emily Pappas, August Pappas, Sofia Pappas, Jeremy Tunney, Brodie Tunney, Tatum Tunney, Jeffrey Rouse, Dao Minh Nguyen, Asher Hertzler, Theodor Maynard, Benjamin Ray Pappas, Tina Leigh Tunney, Chase Turner, Lana Turner

McMinnville

St. James


Billy Burgher, Matthew Burgher, Cassandra Duran, Jose Angel Martinez Rodriguez, Scarlet Ortiz Lopez, Angel Barragan Guzman, Christopher Romero Benitez, Jayvelyn Juarez, Jesus Vladimir Huapeo Morales, Arild Doerge, Claudia Leigh-Brown, Daniel Hallock, Doug Sharp, Meranda Seeber, Robert Lemere, Seth Parsons, Tandra Hill

Medford

Sacred Heart


Erin Parrish-Harlow, Jenna Shanti, Mark Horst, Jackie Gilbert, Carter Jones, Jaisa Celeen, Tristian Celeen, Ezekiel Verduzco, Annaly Verduzco, Jesse Reyna, Aaron Ghiglie, John Arnold, Terrell Gomez

Milwaukie

St. John the Baptist


Eric Martin, Tiffany Martin, Stacy Morales, Jill Bowers, Ramona Flores-Cruz, Elizabeth Noelle Van Drimmelen, Emily Martin , Cristian Martin, Levi Martin, Lucas Martin, Hudson Martin, Luciano Gutierrez- Guitron, Veronica Yadira Hernandez Mendoza, Khloe Heriberta Hernandez-Mendoza, Carlos Reynaud Martinez, David Tolokovoy, Hank Sanders, Ruby Jean Banta, Manual Mario Valdez-Hernandez, Alexa America Valdez-Hernandez, Arely Elizet Valdez-Hernandez, Cesar Trejo, Evelyn Trejo-Keppinger, Angelica Luna Trejo, Alyssa Cristal Perez

Molalla

St. James


Jose Flores Martinez, Lizbeth Herrera Vazquez, Bianca Lopez Shiver, Alexa Cruz Fuentes, Isabel Cruz Fuentes

Newberg

St. Peter


Maria Zamora, Giuliana Zamora, Lorenzo Zamora, Gavin Sheridan, Harman Payne, Theo Payne, Thomas Payne, Leah Payne, Erin Kriscuna, Elizabeth Kerns

Newport

Sacred Heart


Bobbi Foth

North Plains

St. Edward


Royce Fasel, Terry Fasel, Jack Douglas

Oregon City

St. John the Apostle


Cameron Mower, Steve Bennett, Matt Bridge, Sonia Cammarota-Borgelt, Andy Hordichok, Jamie Mower

Roy/Banks

St. Francis of Assisi


Laura Jean Ellingsen

Portland, North

Holy Cross


Matthew Porter, Lina Lopez, Larry Wissbaum

Portland, Northeast

All Saints


Alex K. Jenkins, Chandra Mae Oleksiewicz-Jenkins, Beatrice Kinstantina Barrar, Tracey Salazar, Robin Marie Peters, Beatrice Claire Jenkins, Cordelia Alice Jenkins

Portland, Southeast

Ascension


Vida Gabriely Bello, Dangela Alvarado Orozco, Jorge Alvarado Orozco, Ashley Celestino, Beyly Celestino, Jovanny Gatica Anicasio, Kevin Gatica Anicasio, Brandon Marcial Morales, Alexis Morales, Liliana Piacquadio-Pruden, Felix Daniel Ruiz, Adan Serna Serna, Fernando Castillejos, Jordan Correo, Andrea Macias Romero, Jesus Cano Candelario, Jose Sagul Cano Candelario, Jose Jeronimo Morales, , Portland, Southwest, St. Clare, Shawn Downey, Carrie Smith, Shannon Clune. Juliette Uwamahoro

St. Agatha

Jordan Brooks, Kevin Huang, , St. Joseph the Worker, Mara Duarte

St. Ignatius

Craig LeMay, Phillip Bourke, Gregory LaRowe, and Anthony Nguyen

St. Philip Neri

Lyra Rolak, Titan Rolak

Roseburg

St. Joseph


Erin Dias, Wade Walker, Matt Droscher, Josué Cortez Sosa, Ivory Pike

St. Paul

St. Paul


Genevieve Hurliman, Dora Ferris, Alexandra Hernandez Lopez

Sherwood

St. Francis


Lisa Rechsteiner, Chris Thompson, Aaron Henderson, Quinton Phelps, Matt Martin, Tammee Martin, Bryton Martin, Zayne Martin, Ryker Martin, Aubrey Oleson, Alex Gonzalez, Cameron Cusick, Amber Cusick, Gabi Cusick, Ariel Cusick, Nathaniel Cusick

Tigard

St. Anthony


Ryan Morales Acevedo, Nohely Cisneros, Ivan Cordero, Julio Godinez, Yamilett Godinez, Alex Gonzalez, Jacqueline Gonzalez, Ryan Haffner, Taylor Lufkin, Jade Miller, Tannar Miller, Cameron Masters, Shane Masters, Patrick Olvera, Ryan Ortiz, Alina Ortiz, Jason Saar, Levi Simoneau, Lillyana Swanson, Gina Masters, Linda Masters

Salem

Queen of Peace


Sophie Guenther, Dashamir Domi, Joseph Parrott, James McDonald, Rebecca McDonald, Alice Cobb, Jared Sapp, Angela Sepulveda, Aisha Krebs, Jennifer Neazor

Stayton

Immaculate Conception


Lisa Schwindt, Steve Lulay, Tanner Manning, Jeffrey Hunter, Desiree Tarrillo, Michael Glynn, Ethan Cox

Tualatin

Resurrection


Zack Miska, Sean Roberts, Gordon Hewitt, Michelle Giroux, Travis Cisneros

Veneta

St. Catherine of Siena


Sheldon Fowler, Bryan Jair Pacheco Castillo

Verboort

Visitation


Alice Bergen, Barbara Bingham, Kaylin Doorly, Ryan Doorly, Jacqueline Mucthison, Amariany Keller, Gavin Raflaovich, Julia Reynolds