Our Obituaries

Judy Ann Trayle

October 19, 1946 - June 21, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Bateman Carroll Funeral Home, Gresham, OR.
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Barry James Roberts

September 26, 1929 - June 21, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Bateman Carroll Funeral Home, Gresham, OR.
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Alexander David BRODIGAN

October 15, 1992 - June 20, 2017

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Thomas Lee Wallace

September 6, 1946 - June 19, 2017

Tom Wallace passed away on June 19, 2017 in Vancouver, WA. He was born on September 6, 1946 in Plymouth, Indiana to Robert and Mildred (Dickens) Wallace.Tom married Connie Vaught on June 22, 1969 in Reno, Nevada.Tom owned and operated Orient Auto Service in Gresham, OR for 37 years and enjoyed fishing, yard work, drag racing, car auctions, swap meets, classic cars and car shows.Tom is survived...
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Eleanor Irene Kile

March 11, 1920 - June 16, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Bateman Carroll Funeral Home, Gresham, OR.
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Juanita Green

December 20, 1929 - June 14, 2017

A Loving wife, mother and grandmother, Juanita will be forever fondly remembered by her husband, William Green, her daughters Cheryl Kayser and Nancy Rasmussen, grandchildren Jamie and "MAT" Whiteaker, Brian Rasmussen and Lisa Swanson and nine great grandchildren.
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Lucy Thora McCormick

March 10, 1926 - June 14, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Bateman Carroll Funeral Home, Gresham, OR.
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Phyllis Eileen Millet

May 28, 1920 - June 14, 2017

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Ronald Charles Stevens

August 15, 1946 - June 13, 2017

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Eugene Edward Stolz

July 30, 1930 - June 12, 2017

Eugene Edward "Ed" Stolz, 86, of Boring, Oregon, passed away on June 12, 2017, at home with his loved ones by his side after a short battle with cancer.Ed was born on July 30, 1930, in Benton Harbor, Michigan to Robert and Jean (Currie) Stolz.He attended Parkrose High School in Portland, Oregon. Ed joined the Army and was stationed in Alaska during the Korean War.He enjoyed managing his business,...
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Jimmy C. Lau

September 21, 1957 - June 12, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Bateman Carroll Funeral Home, Gresham, OR.
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Mary Barbara Den

December 13, 1949 - June 11, 2017

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Janet Maxine Morrow

September 5, 1944 - June 10, 2017

Janet Maxine Morrow passed away at her home in Portland, Oregon, on June 10th, 2017. She was born on September 5th, 1944, in Kansas City, Kansas, to her parents: Charles Daniel and Ellen Lorene (Fagan) Gannon. The family moved to Oregon when she was a child. She attended Centennial High School, and graduated in 1962. She married her husband, Ed Morrow during her Senior Year on December 30th, 1961...
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Matthew Driver Starr

July 27, 1975 - June 9, 2017

Matthew Driver Starr passed away on June 9, 2017 in Vancouver, Washington. He was born on July 27, 1975 in Salem, Oregon.Matthew graduated from Sam Barlow High School in 1993. Later he earned his degree at ITT Tech School.Matthew enjoyed being with his family, especially with his son Andrew. He also enjoyed playing golf.Matthew is survived by his son Andrew Driver Starr, of Troutdale, OR.,...
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Salvador Cataga Salvador

March 6, 1946 - June 4, 2017

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Joseph Emil Ballas

June 2, 1952 - June 3, 2017

Joseph Emil Ballas passed away on June 3rd, 2017, in Gresham, Oregon. He was born on June 2nd, 1952, in Portland, Oregon, to his parents: John and Josephine Ballas. He was baptized Catholic as a child. Joseph attended Roosevelt High School. He was a good student, and he was on the football team.Following graduation, Joseph took some continuing education courses. He began his career at Rivera...
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Richard Allen Adams

December 5, 1944 - May 29, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Bateman Carroll Funeral Home, Gresham, OR.
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Pablo Dominguez Amezuca

December 21, 1968 - May 23, 2017

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Patricia Lynn Moore

November 4, 1969 - May 21, 2017

Patricia Lynn Moore, 47 of Gresham OR, passed away on Sunday, May 21, 2017. She was born on November 4, 1969 in Clackamas, Oregon to Jay and Laurene Hatton and graduated from Milwaukie High School. Patti married Joseph Sullivan Moore on June 18, 1991 in Oregon City, Oregon. She worked for 15 years for ADP as a logistics coordinator. Patti loved her family and will be remembered for her long...
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Mary Donison Lueck

July 23, 1929 - May 21, 2017

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Tony J. Peragine

November 18, 1929 - May 20, 2017

Antonio Joseph Peragine, 87 of Gresham OR, passed away on Saturday, May 20, 2017. Tony was born to Giuseppe Peragine and Elvira De Simini in Newark, New Jersey but moved to Oregon at 14 years old after his father became very ill and died. Tony attended Benson High School and went on to work at Portland General Electric. Tony worked at PGE for 58 years before retiring as an electrical inspector....
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Brian Elliot Bruns

June 7, 1963 - May 16, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Bateman Carroll Funeral Home, Gresham, OR.
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Phyllis Gale Davis

March 16, 1929 - May 10, 2017

"Phyllis was born in 1929 to Harriet (Hattie) and Herbert Ballou in Minneapolis, Minn. Her father managed a lumber yard in Stone Lake, Wisconsin - her grandfather was a blacksmith there. Her mother was a great homemaker -a great cook and loved to knit. Dolores met Phyllis when they were freshmen at Spooner Union High School. They became best friends from then on (Dolores lives in Silverton)....
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Robert McClelland Lundrigan

March 28, 1938 - May 9, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Bateman Carroll Funeral Home, Gresham, OR.
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Douglas Eugene Bowman

August 20, 1952 - May 9, 2017

An MHCC alumnus, Bowman graduated from the college in 1975. He returned in 2012 to join the track and field team as a coach, and assumed head coaching duties at the start of the 2014 season. Bowman's efforts to revitalize the program met with immediate success, as he helped more than 100 student-athletes move on to four-year university track and field programs over the past several years. Bowman...
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Donna Mae Colclesser

May 6, 1937 - May 8, 2017

Corbett, Oregon - Donna Mae (Tomlin) Colclesser, a long-time resident of Corbett, passed away peacefully Tuesday the 8th of May at her Corbett home while surrounded by loved ones.Donna was born on May 6th,1937 in Wyandotte, Michigan, where she spent the first 5 years of her life before moving to Point Hueneme, California, where her father Donald (Don) Tomlin was serving our country as a Fighting...
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Robyn Dee Munyan

December 11, 1946 - May 8, 2017

Robyn Dee Munyan, 70 of Troutdale OR, passed away on Monday, May 8, 2017. She was born on December 11, 1946 in Los Angeles, California to Bird and Elaine Cornelius. She graduated from David Douglas High School in 1964 and attended Portland State College. Robyn married Dwain Munyan on November 17, 1967 in Portland, Oregon.Robyn worked as a teller at Benjamin Franklin Saving & Loan for eight...
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Joy Whittaker Davis

April 18, 1929 - May 6, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Bateman Carroll Funeral Home, Gresham, OR. A memorial service was held on Wednesday, May 17, 2017 at 2:00 p.m. at Bateman Carroll Funeral Home in Gresham, Oregon.Private interment was at Willamette National Cemetery in Portland, Oregon.
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David Franklin Bradshaw

April 14, 1935 - May 6, 2017

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Camille Ann Crystal

December 8, 1953 - May 5, 2017

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Raymond F. Hills

January 12, 1932 - May 4, 2017

Raymond was one of four children born to Michael and Francis Tanzer. Michael tragically died when the children were young. Edwin Hills married Francis, adopting her three boys and one girl, and adding one boy of their own to the family. While in the Air Force, Raymond met his sweetheart for life, LaVon Konen, and they enjoyed nearly six decades of marriage prior to LaVon's death in 2013. Raymond...
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Shirley Linda Robertson

April 28, 1942 - May 4, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Bateman Carroll Funeral Home, Gresham, OR.
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Samuel CHA

April 20, 1986 - May 3, 2017

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Roger James Hamilton

January 22, 1929 - May 3, 2017

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Mary Janet Jacobson

November 10, 1939 - May 2, 2017

Mary Janet Shahan Jacobson died on May 2, 2017 in Portland, Oregon at the age of 77. Mary was born on November 10, 1939 in Utica, New York to George and Mary Frances Shahan.Mary Janet graduated from Garfield High School in Seattle, Washington. She attended the University of Washington.Mary Janet was a very patriotic citizen. Her American Flag flew in her backyard and she loved her time as a...
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John Leighton Tuttle

August 12, 1966 - May 1, 2017

John Leighton Tuttle, 50 of Gresham OR, passed away on Monday, May 1, 2017. He was born on August 12, 1966 in Portland, Oregon to David and Ardith (Shirley) Tuttle. He graduated from Centennial High School. John was a co-owner and operator with Jim Britton of the Game Swapper in NE Portland and has worked for the last eleven years at Craft Warehouse in Gresham. John was an avid Blazer fan and...
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Muriel Marlene Burke

May 21, 1935 - May 1, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Bateman Carroll Funeral Home, Gresham, OR.
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Lorella Mae Lindroth

February 25, 1934 - May 1, 2017

Lorella Lindroth died on May 1, 2017 in Gresham, Oregon at the age of 83. She was born on February 25, 1934 in Rapids, Wisconsin to Daniel and Regina (Wolosek) Condo.Lorella graduated from Gresham High School. She was a member of the Greater Gresham Baptist Church. Lorella married Gary Lindroth on Sepember 20, 1982 in Las Vegas, Nevada. She loved her family, traveling on vacations, boating,...
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Bertha Elizabeth Hopman

July 4, 1926 - April 30, 2017

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David John Koch

June 20, 1940 - April 29, 2017

David John Koch, Sr. was born June 20, 1940 in Bismarck, North Dakota to Alvin Koch and Katie (Horning) Koch. Dave passed away from complications related to diabetes on April 29th, 2017 at his home in Oregon City. He was 76 years old.When he was a child, Dave's family moved to Hermiston, Oregon where graduated from Hermiston High School in 1958. Growing up Dave knew hard times and they shaped...
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Lucy Gannett Van Kirk

November 16, 1921 - April 29, 2017

Lucy Gannett Van Kirk passed away on April 29th, 2017 in Portland, Oregon. She was born on November 16th, 1921, to Frank and Zola (Hitchcock) Gannett. She attended Washington High School and graduated in 1939.Lucy met the love of her life, Fred "Bud" Van Kirk, when she was in third grade. Fred went into the service and was sent to war. When he returned, they decided to get married....
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Domitilia DeSoto Espenel

July 31, 1945 - April 27, 2017

Domitilia DeSoto died on April 27, 2017 in Portland, Oregon at the age of 71. She was born on July 31, 1945 in Albuquerque, New Mexico to Cecil and Dulcinea (Gonzalez) DeSoto.Domitilia graduated from Grants High School in Grants, New Mexico in 1963. Domitilia married Gerald Espenel on January 14, 1967 in Cubero, New Mexico.She was a catholic. She volunteered for the American Cancer Society,...
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Steve Duke

November 25, 1957 - April 24, 2017

Steven John Duke, 59 of Troutdale OR, passed away on Monday, April 24, 2017. He was born on November 25, 1957 in Portland, Oregon and graduated from Reynolds High School in 1976 and served in the Air National Guard Reserve. Steve married Leianne Marie Guse on June 22, 1979 in Portland, Oregon. Steve worked as an aircraft mechanic for over 33 years - first with Western Skyways, then Boeing and...
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Robert Eugene Ventura

March 1, 1923 - April 24, 2017

Bob passed away at home on April 24th. Born in Oakland, CA to Delphina and Joseph Ventura, he spent his childhood in Martinez, CA. At 16, he entered the California National Guard, and enlisted at 18 in the USMC. He retired after 22 years of military service with rank of Gunnery Sgt. He was sent to Iceland before the start of WWII. He served for 3 years in the Pacific during WWII, and later in...
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Judith Rebecca Wolf

October 12, 1963 - April 21, 2017

Judith "Judy" Rebecca Wolf passed away on April 21st, 2017, at her home in Damascus, Oregon. Judy was born on October 12th, 1963, in Los Angeles, California. She attended John F. Kennedy High School in California. It was there that she met her future husband, Martin Wolf. They were High School Sweethearts and dated for seven years before getting married on March 22nd, 1986, in Solvang,...
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Alice Evelyn Wagstaff

July 21, 1924 - April 20, 2017

Alice Evelyn (Underwood) Wagstaff July 21, 1924 - April 20, 2017 Alice Evelyn Wagstaff of Portland, passed away peacefully in her home surrounded by family April 20, 2017. One of five children, Alice was born July 21, 1924, on a farm in Redwood County, North of Revere, Minn., to Rose Martha Miller and Claude Evan UnderwoodAlice followed her sister Dorothy to Portland in 1944 where she worked for...
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Joan Marie Thomle

November 27, 1937 - April 18, 2017

Joan Marie Thomle died on April 18, 2017 in Portland, Oregon at the age of 79. She was born on November 27, 1937 in Minneapolis, Minnesota to Robert and Marie (Bruneau) Edstrom.Joan graduated from Patrick Henry High School. She was a secretary for the Portland Public Schools.Joan and her husband Carl loved taking cross country trips in their RV up to Alaska, Route 66, and the east coast, just...
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Jean P. Niemeyer

November 15, 1929 - April 15, 2017

Jean (VanKley) NiemeyerJean was born to Arthur and Jennie Van Kley in Lansing, Illinois, on November 15, 1929, just weeks after the Great Depression began. Her father was a farmer who eventually settled in DeMotte, Indiana, when Jean was 5 years old. The seventh of eight children, she was the first in her family to attend college. Shortly after arriving at Calvin College, a fellow student,...
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Forrest C. Meeks

September 15, 1946 - April 14, 2017

Forrest Colon Meeks Jr., 70 of Gresham OR, passed away on Friday, April 14, 2017. He was born on September 15, 1946 in Sandersville, Georgia to Forrest Sr. and Robbie (Kight) Meeks. He graduated from Perry High School in Perry, Georgia in 1964 and served in the US Army as a sergeant from 1968 to 1974. Forrest married Patricia Ann Callor on December 30, 1972 in Salt Lake City, Utah.Forrest...
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Patricia Edyth Smith

October 29, 1946 - April 14, 2017

Patricia "Patti" Edyth Smith passed away on April 14th, 2017, at her home in Corbett, Oregon. She was born on October 29th, 1946, in Portland, Oregon, to her parents: Albert and Beatrice (Faught) Graff. She graduated from Corbett High School in 1964. She attended Mt. Hood Community College for some general courses.On July 26th, 1980, Patti married her husband, Leroy Smith. They were married until...
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Marjorie Sprague Greene

September 17, 1926 - April 13, 2017

Marjorie Sprague Greene passed away on April 13th, 2017, in Portland, Oregon. She was born on September 17th, 1926, in Lynn, Massachusetts, to her parents: Lester J. Sprague and Evelyn (Mears) Sprague. She attended Stoneham High School, and graduated in 1944. She then attended New England Deaconess Hospital School of Nursing, and she graduated as a Registered Nurse in 1947.On June 19th, 1948,...
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Nicole Elizabeth Millard

May 29, 1990 - April 12, 2017

Memorial service will be on Tuesday, April 25, 2017 at 2:00 p.m. at Corbett Community Church, Corbett, Oregon.
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Jack Hiroshi Watanabe

April 2, 1923 - April 12, 2017

Jack Hiroshi Watanabe passed away in Portland, Oregon, on April 12, 2017. Jack was born on April 2, 1923, in Ontario, Oregon, to his parents: Joe Watanabe and Misao Newnomi. He graduated from High School in Ontario. He served in the United States Army.Jack was preceded in death by his wife, Kiku Watanabe, and his parents. He is survived by his daughter, Janet Tash, and her husband, Roger; his son...
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Margaret Cushing Weil

October 16, 1943 - April 10, 2017

Former Gresham resident Margaret Cushing Weil, 73 of Tualatin OR, passed away on Monday April 10, 2017. She was born on October 16, 1943 in Chico, California to Arthur and Ethel Rust. She graduated from Franklin High School in 1961, attended Portland State University and graduated with a Bachelor degree in Human Services from the University of Phoenix. Margaret married Ronald Edward Weil on...
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Lane Alexander Ross

June 11, 1987 - April 8, 2017

Lane A. Ross, age 29, surrounded by his family, passed away peacefully on Saturday, April 8, 2017, at Providence Portland Medical Center in Portland. He was born June 11, 1987, in Portland, to his parents Kirk and Marianne Ross. He was a graduate of Gresham High School. He worked as a "pizza boss" at Papa John's Pizza. Lane truly lived a happy life, living for spending time with his friends and...
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Virginia Susan Harding

August 30, 1952 - April 7, 2017

Virginia Susan Harding passed away on April 7, 2017, at her home in Gresham, Oregon. She was born on August 30, 1952, in Salem, Oregon, to her parents: John C. Donald III and Irene Marie Florence (Donald). She attended Sam Barlow High School, from which she graduated in 1970.On November 17, 1972, Virginia married the love of her life, James Harding, in Portland, Oregon. They were married until...
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Barbara Ann Dickson

March 21, 1939 - April 7, 2017

Barbara Ann Dickson, 78 of Portland OR, passed away on Friday, April 7, 2017. She was born on March 21, 1939 in Duncan, Oklahoma to Newton and Irene Cox. She graduated from Chickasha High School in Chickasha OK and attended the Oklahoma College for Women. Barbara married Brent Edward Dickson on March 25, 1960 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. She retired after 35 years with US National Bank and was...
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Betty Violet Childress

January 14, 1923 - April 6, 2017

Betty Violet Childress 94, born in Edmonton, Alberta and long time resident of the Gresham area, passed away peacefully on April 6, 2017. Beloved mother and wife of (Truston)69years, she is survived by her two sons, Les (Suzanne) Childress, Bainbridge Isl., WA., and Craig Childress Vancouver, WA. She was blessed with grandchildren and great grand children, Taylor, (Courtney), Carter, and Caroline...
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Herbert Franklin Snook

January 28, 1930 - April 6, 2017

God and family were most important to Herbert Franklin Snook of Portland Oregon, and later, Hillsboro Oregon.Herb was born in Normal Illinois to Clayton and Genevieve Snook. He was the youngest of seven children. He graduated from Bloomington High School in 1948. He liked to help his dad in the Snook Feed Mill when he was not in school. On August 8th, 1952, he graduated with a Bachelor's of...
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John Ryan Lambert

April 5, 1987 - April 6, 2017

John Ryan Lambert passed away on April 6, 2017 in Boring, Oregon. He was born on April 5, 1987 in Portland, Oregon.John graduated from Gresham High School in 2005. He loved water sports, especially at Lake Shasta. He liked to camp, ride dirt bikes, and spend time with his son Waylon.John is survived by his son Waylon Ryan Lambert, father Gerald Lambert, Troutdale, OR., mother, Therese Lambert,...
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Joshua Townsend Grant

April 16, 1974 - April 5, 2017

Joshua Townsend Grant died on April 5, 2017 in Burns, Oregon. He was born on April 16, 1974 in Monroe, Washington.Joshua's interests included fishing, camping, going to the beach and river, skate boarding with his boys, 4 wheeling on the sand dunes, loved being with his family, and riding on his Harley Davidson bike.Joshua is survived by his three boys, Brodin, Hunter and Tyler and their mother...
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Frances Freeberg

June 26, 1921 - April 5, 2017

Frances Freeberg died on April 5, 2017 in Gresham, Oregon at the age of 95. She was born on June 26, 1921 in Silverton, Oregon.Frances graduated from Silverton High School. She was a member of the American Legion Auxillary where she was a past president of the Southwest Region of the United States.Frances married Raymond Freeberg on October 3, 1943 in Woodburn, Oregon. Raymond passed away Dec....
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Barbara Jean Miller

March 31, 1937 - April 4, 2017

Barbara "BJ" Jean Miller died on April 4, 2017 in Gresham, Oregon at the age of 80. She was born on March 31, 1937 in Longview, Washington.Barbara graduated from Gresham High School. She was a member of the Eastern Star Organization.Barbara was an avid bowler. She enjoyed her family, especially being with her grandchildren.Barbara is survived by her daughter Pamela and her husband Torey ...
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Patricia Elizabeth Clingman

August 25, 1927 - April 4, 2017

Patsy Clingman was born in Medford, Oregon on August 25, 1927 to Harry and Hilda Christner. Patsy lived her early years with her brother Richard in the Springfield/Eugene area. She attended Springfield High School where she met the love of her life Otis "Bo" Clingman. Bo and Patsy were married August 27, 1949 and soon began raising a family in Springfield. They opened their home to many children,...
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Betty A. Patten

February 3, 1958 - April 1, 2017

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Eric E. Granberg

February 20, 1972 - March 28, 2017

Eric Everett Granberg, 45 of Troutdale OR, passed away on Tuesday, March 28, 2017. He was born on February 20, 1972 in Gresham, Oregon to Dennis and Deanna Granberg and graduated from Corbett High School in 1990. Eric married Lynne Yvette Heacock on August 18, 1996 at Oaks Pioneer Church in Sellwood.Eric worked as a lift truck mechanic for over eight years for local companies and has owned and...
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Vincent Lawrence Janson

February 3, 1933 - March 27, 2017

Vincent Lawrence Janson passed away on March 27, 2017, at his home in Damascus, Oregon. He was born on February 3, 1933, in Oakland, California, to his parents: Vincent Lawrence and Emily Margaret (Andersen) Janson. He was married to Ann Janson.Vincent will be laid to rest at Willamette National Cemetery.Donations can be made to:Adventist Health Hospice5835 NE 122nd AvenuePortland, Oregon 97230...
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Thomas Charles Durheim

September 9, 1956 - March 26, 2017

Thomas Charles Durheim, 60, passed away on March 26th, 2017 in Portland, Oregon. He was born on September 9th, 1956 in Astoria, Oregon to his parents: Norman and Minnie Durheim. He was the youngest of five sons. He graduated from Astoria HS in 1974 and from Oregon State University in 1979. He and his wife have been married 34 years and have 2 grown sons; Nathaniel (29) and Nicholas (25).Tom...
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Sylvia Helen Keller

November 4, 1933 - March 26, 2017

Sylvia Helen Keller entered into the presence of her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, on March 26th, 2017. Sylvia was born on November 4th, 1933 in Berkeley, California to Ernest and Helen Wright. In 1936 her sister, Sharon, was born completing the family. Her early years were spent in Lincoln, Nebraska. Shortly after the start of World War II the family moved to Portland, Oregon. Sylvia graduated...
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Rhea Maxine STOLL

July 23, 1930 - March 25, 2017

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Josefina Alvarez Miguel

February 5, 1926 - March 24, 2017

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Theodore Richard Salo

July 26, 1936 - March 24, 2017

Ted Salo was called home to be with the Lord on March 24, 2017 after a hard fought battle with lung cancer and COPD. Ted was born in Portland to Theodore and Charlotte Salo. He graduated from Beaverton High School in 1954 and immediately enlisted in the US Air Force. He was stationed in Athens, Greece where he met and married his wife Katina (Kapellakis) Salo in 1957. They moved back to Portland...
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Dennis Leroy Jones

April 28, 1947 - March 21, 2017

Dennis Leroy Jones passed away on March 21st, 2017, at his home in Wood Village, Oregon. He was born on April 28th, 1947, in Council Bluffs, Iowa, to his parents: Herman Harold and Beverly Jean (Fox) Jones. He attended High School in Newberg. Following graduation, he enlisted in the United States Army on August 31st, 1966. He served until his honorable discharge on August 14th, 1969. For his...
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Verna Elizabeth Mullen

May 3, 1921 - March 19, 2017

Verna Elizabeth Kowitz Mullen passed away on March 19, 2017 in Portland, Oregon. She was born in Lebanon. OR on May 3, 1921. Her parents were Julius and Anna Shuttler Kowitz. In 1922 the family moved to Rupert, Idaho. She attended school in Rupert, gratuating from Rupert High School in 1940. In the late 40's she moved to Portland, OR where she worked for her brother-in-law, Joe Dobbins...
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Leis Elaine Virnig

October 27, 1928 - March 17, 2017

Beloved Mother, Grammy and Great Grandmother, peacefully passed away on Mar. 17th, 2017, at home surrounded by family.Leis was born on Oct. 27th, 1928, and raised in Portland. She attended Holy Cross Elementary and Immaculate High School. Leis had a lifelong passion for cooking and baking. She was an avid gardener, camper, seamstress and reader. She was a master at answering questions on Jeopardy...
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Jean Miranda Nicholson

October 31, 1919 - March 17, 2017

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Margaret Ellen Martien

January 17, 1921 - March 16, 2017

Margaret Ellen Martien, 96 of Fairview OR, passed away on Thursday, March 16, 2017. She was born on January 17, 1921 in Portland, Oregon to Percy and Margaret (Penniston) Ralston. She attended Girls Polytechnic and graduated from Jefferson High School. Margaret married Donald William Martien on February 2, 1940 in Portland, Oregon and he preceded her in death on September 21, 1996.Margaret was...
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Jack Lee Hammond

March 21, 1931 - March 15, 2017

Live, laugh and enjoy are three words Jack Lee Hammond lived by throughout his life. He was born in Omaha, Nebraska to George and Olive (Chapin) Hammond and was raised with four siblings. Jack joined the Army after graduating high school and was a communications specialist. Jack retired from Bell Telephone Company as a phone installer. He married his first wife, Carol Freytag, and together they...
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Blaine Daniel Ebberts

June 25, 1954 - March 15, 2017

Blaine Daniel EbbertsEbberts, Blaine Daniel "Danny" 62 (6/25/1954-3/15/2017) Blaine a retired, published, marine biologist, a brother, uncle and great uncle, lost his battle with cancer surrounded by family and friends. Blaine was preceded in death by his parents Alfred and Virginia Ebberts. He is survived by his Brothers Mark Ebberts and Lance Ebberts. He was an uncle to four and great uncle...
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Lillie Pearl Parno

August 24, 1926 - March 15, 2017

Lillie Pearl "Pete" Parno, 90 of Gresham OR, passed away on Wednesday, March 15, 2017. She was born on August 24, 1926 in Dallas, Texas to George and Ida (Fields) Conner. During High School she taught Morse Code to her male class-mates to prepare them for Signal Corps. Lillie worked in commercial insurance for over thirty years prior to her retirement. She married August Parno on January 23,...
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James Sanford Thomas

October 25, 1922 - March 15, 2017

James Sanford Thomas passed away on March 15, 2017 in Troutdale, Oregon at the age of 94. James served his country in the United States Marine Corps during World War II from February of 1941 until November of 1945 serving in the South Pacific.In December of 1948 he married Hilma Moen. Hilma preceded Jim in death in 1999. He was a lifetime Elk member, most recently at the Gresham Elks. He was...
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Kenneth Michael Nappe

July 28, 1949 - March 13, 2017

Kenneth Michael Nappe passed away on March 13th, 2017, in Portland, Oregon. He was born on July 28th, 1949, in Portland, Oregon, to his parents: Henry and Verna Katherine (Althaus) Nappe. He was one of four children.After Ken graduated High School, he enlisted in the United States Army. He served from June of 1969 until his honorable discharge in June of 1971. Following his service, he worked as...
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Mary McCausland

February 20, 1931 - March 6, 2017

Mary (Calabrese) McCausland, 86, of Portland, passed away peacefully on March 6, 2017. Mary was born February 20th, 1931 in Portland to Joseph Calabrese and Lily Concetta Barbera and was raised with three sisters. A graduate of Franklin High School, Mary had a long career, worked for Pierce Freight Lines and then later worked for PacifiCorp in Accounts Receivable for over 20 years. Mary wed...
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Donna Lynn Ferguson

March 19, 1954 - March 5, 2017

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Roberta Ann Lundquist

August 8, 1961 - March 4, 2017

God and family were most important to Roberta Lundquist of East Portland. Roberta was born in Colville, Washington to Johnny and Maureen (Watson) Lundquist. She was raised with two siblings in SE Portland and graduated from Centennial High School in 1979. She enjoyed roller skating, swimming and close friends during her adolescent and young adult years. Her heart was her family. She raised four...
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Sylvia Murariu

February 17, 1955 - March 4, 2017

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Trudy Meier Christensen

August 9, 1926 - March 3, 2017

In 1902, a young man, Mike Kehrli, came through Ellis Island, arriving on a ship from Switzerland. He continued his journey, settling in Oregon. In 1910, Katharina Roth also traveled to the U S from Switzerland through Ellis Island and made her way to Oregon. They met, fell in love and a beautiful family story began when they married in 1913. In 1926, they welcomed the youngest of their 7...
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Thomas Lee Thomas

May 28, 1943 - March 3, 2017

Thomas L Thomas passed away unexpectedly on March 03, 2017 of heart failure.Tom was born May 28, 1943 in Seattle, Washington to Joseph and Elizabeth (Jaeger) Thomas and moved to Ritzville, Washington in 1953.He graduated from Ritzville High School in 1961 and went on to earn his bachelor's degree in education from Central Washington University in 1966. After college, Tom worked at high school...
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Yvette Ghosson

July 4, 1944 - February 27, 2017

Yvette Ghosson was born July 4, 1944 in Beirut, Lebanon. Her mother Linda Ghosson and father Ghosson Ghosson had 8 children. She moved to Portland, Oregon with her daughter Viviane in 1979. Yvette was a practicing nurse while living in Lebanon and after moving to Portland continued to help many people through her work at a nursing home. A workplace injury forced her to leave the profession. ...
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Renato Sabangan Sison

July 17, 1942 - February 27, 2017

Mr. Renato "Rene" Sison, age 74, died in Portland, OR, on Monday, February 27, 2017 from congestive heart failure and complications from lung cancer.He was born on July 17, 1942 in Caloocan City, Philippines. He worked for two decades in the banking industry in the Philippines. He started as a Credit Investigator and worked his way up to the Bank Manager. He worked for 10 years with Philippine...
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Kazuko Sunamoto

December 15, 1924 - February 26, 2017

Kazuko Sunamoto, 92, passed away peacefully in Gresham. Kazuko was born in Mosier, OR to Hinasuke and Kane Nakamoto. She was the sixth of twelve children. The family raised various crops until WWII and Executive Order 9066, which authorized evacuation of over 120,000 Japanese and Japanese-Americans from the west coast to 10 internment camps. They were relocated to Pinedale Assembly Center,...
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Alan Nicolas Abramson

February 26, 1943 - February 26, 2017

Alan Abramson was born February 26, 1943 in Winnipeg, Manitoba. He grew up in both Winnipeg and Vancouver, Canada, where he spent much time outdoors fishing and pursuing outdoor activities. Joining the Queen's Own Cameron Highlander Regiment at 16 initiated his life-long interest in military history, as well as history in general. At 18, he moved to the US to attend college. Crewing on Alaskan...
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Albert H. DeSmet

April 25, 1934 - February 25, 2017

Albert "Butch" H. DeSmet passed away on February 25th, 2017, in Vancouver, Washington. He was born on April 25th, 1934, in Valier, Montana, to his parents: Leon and Martha DeSmet. He attended High School in Valier.In 1963, Butch moved from Montana to California. He spent five years in California, and then he moved to Gresham, Oregon in 1968.On May 1st, 1980, Butch married Sharon Brown. They were...
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Helen Margaret Manns

January 15, 1934 - February 25, 2017

Helen Margaret Manns passed away on February 25th, 2017, in Portland, Oregon. She was born on January 15th, 1934, in Payton Valley, Oregon, to her parents: Jess and Irene (Shoup) Salathe. She attended Gresham High School, and graduated in 1952. It was at Gresham High School that she met her future husband, and the love of her life, Gordon Manns. They were married on February 21st, 1954. They had...
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Gaylord Gregor Baughman

February 23, 1928 - February 24, 2017

Gaylord Gregor Baughman, who was born on February 23, 1928, went home to be with the Lord on February 24th, 2017. He joined the love of his life, Norma Lee Baughman, who preceded him in death on November 8th, 2015. He is survived by their children and their spouses, Beth and Bill Murphy of Vancouver, Jenny and Bob Schiller of Gresham, and Chris Baughman and his partner Desilee of Oregon City. ...
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Carol Elizabeth Esther Malone

February 15, 1927 - February 23, 2017

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Josephine Hilda Hagstrom

June 20, 1920 - February 23, 2017

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Helen Evelyn McFarland

September 27, 1926 - February 22, 2017

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Jay Deverl Mattson

October 4, 1921 - February 21, 2017

Jay Deverl Mattson passed away, February 21, 2017, at Kaiser Sunnyside Hospital in Portland, Oregon. Jay was 95 years old. He was preceded in death by his parents, Lawford Floyd and Mary Alice Garrett Mattson; his brothers, Floyd (Mabel) Mattson, Calvin (LaRue) Mattson and Burl Mattson; sisters, Velmont (Dan) Cloud, Leahlin (Vernal) Goodsell, Ida Gens, Bonnie and Lucille; son-in-law, Scott...
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Marie Elizabeth Squires

May 30, 1936 - February 20, 2017

Marie Keller Squires was born on Memorial Day to Karl and Mary Keller in Portland, and passed away on President's Day in Fairview after a short illness. Marie graduated from Gresham High School and then the University of Oregon, earning a degree in Art Education and enjoying membership in Alpha Omicron Pi. She met her husband, Skip Squires, in their last term of college. They married in 1958, and...
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