Miscellaneous Multnomah County, Oregon Obituaries

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Camile Anne Bain
Camile Anne Bain died July 10, 1999, at age 86. No service will be held. 
Mrs. Bain was born May 6, 1913, in Stockett, Mont., and moved to Portland as a child. Her maiden name was Gerber. She was a homemaker. Her husband, Henry, died in 1994. 
Survivors include her brother, Joseph Gerber of Prineville; and nephew, Gene Kneip of Portland. 
Disposition was by cremation. Arrangements were by Portland Memorial Funeral Home. 

J. Eloise 'Pat' Baker
A funeral will be at 1 p.m. Monday, Aug. 2, 1999, in Portland Memorial Funeral Home for J. Eloise "Pat" Baker, who died July 29 at age 82. 
Mrs. Baker was born July 20, 1917, in Newport, Wash. Her maiden name was O'Hara. She graduated from Cornish Art Institute in Seattle, and was an artist and seamstress. She lived in the Salem and Portland areas since the mid-1940s. She married Aubrey "Abe" in 1940; he died in 1993. 
Survivors include her sons, Thomas J. of Everett, Wash., and Richard of Eugene; daughters, Julie Mabry of Eugene and Debra Coates of Sumner, Wash.; and several grandchildren and great-grandchildren. 
Interment will be in Willamette National Cemetery. The family suggests remembrances to Judson Baptist Church in Salem. 

Clarence S. Bawden
A funeral will be at 2 p.m. Monday, Aug. 2, 1999, in Skyline Funeral Home for Clarence S. Bawden, who died July 28 at age 89. 
Mr. Bawden was born Jan. 15, 1910, in Warren, Ill. He was raised and educated in Pasadena, Calif. He owned Bawden's Bakery in Reseda, Calif., until moving to the Gaston area in the early 1950s. Locally, he was a baker for Ann Palmer Bakery, several groceries and Quality Pies until retiring in 1975. He was a longtime member of Tigard United Methodist Church. He married Eunice Rasmussen in 1940. 
Survivors include his wife; daughters, Linda J. Bice of Lincoln City and Carolyn Bawden-Ruffer of Portland; brothers, Kenneth of Altadena, Calif., William of San Dimas, Calif., and Vearl of Turlock, Calif.; and one grandchild. 
Private interment will be in Skyline Memorial Gardens. The family suggests remembrances to a favorite charity.

Joseph Otto Balogh
A memorial service will be at noon Sunday, Aug. 8, 1999, in the home of his son, Gregory, in Danville, Calif., for Joseph Otto Balogh, who died July 14 at age 80 
Mr. Balogh was born July 9, 1919, in Portland. He graduated from Tigard High School and Stanford University. He served in the U.S. Navy during World War II and lived for 20 years in France, where he attended the Sorbonne and owned a restaurant in Paris. After moving to Tigard in 1974, he owned L'Ecurie restaurant for about five years until 1979. He then owned Bacchus Wine Bar Cafe in Northwest Portland from 1981 until 1995. He lived in the Los Angeles area since 1996. He married Sandra Ferguson in 1993. 
Survivors in addition to his son include his wife; daughter, Caterine Balogh-Duval of Portland; sister, Marjorie Van Peski of Carmel, Calif.; stepdaughter, Traci Simpson of Portland; stepson, Jeffrey Simpson of Boise; and three grandchildren. 
Disposition is by cremation. The family suggests remembrances to Oakland East Bay Symphony for the muse program, 300 Lakeside Drive, Suite 1360, Oakland, CA 94612. Arrangements were by the Neptune Society.

John V. Bradford
A funeral will be at 12:30 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 3, 1999, in Immaculate Heart Catholic Church for John V. Bradford, who died July 27 at age 86. 
Mr. Bradford was born Jan. 23, 1913, in Huttig, Ark. He served in the U.S. Army during World War II. He had lived in the Portland area since 1946. He was a letter carrier for the U.S. Postal Service for 27 years until retiring in 1972. He was a member of the church. He married Pauline Miller-Jackson in 1946. 
Survivors include his wife; son, Ronald E. of Portland; daughters, Patricia A. of Kalama, Wash., and Gloria B. Miller of El Paso, Texas; brothers, Clifford of Camden, Ark., and Elmer R. of Los Angeles; sisters, Edward L. "Ed" of Camden and Gladys Gooch of Los Angeles; seven grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. 
Interment will be in Willamette National Cemetery. The family suggests remembrances to the church's renovation fund. Arrangements are by Cox Funeral Home. 

Bernard J. Buzalsky
A funeral will be at 3 p.m. Monday, Aug. 2, 1999, in Memorial Gardens Funeral Chapel in Vancouver, Wash., for Bernard J. Buzalsky, who died July 27 at age 64. 
Mr. Buzalsky was born May 6, 1935, in Bowman, N.D. He was a veteran of the U.S. Air Force. He lived in Clark County for 23 years and was a custodian for the U.S. Postal Service since 1974. He married Donna L. Eliasson in 1959. 
Survivors include his wife; sons, Keith of Seattle, Mike of Edmonds, Wash., and John of Aultman, Pa.; daughter, Heidi Smith of Vancouver; mother, Lillian, and brother, Paul, both of Billings, Mont.; and six grandchildren. 
Interment will be in Evergreen Memorial Gardens Cemetery. The family suggests remembrances to the American Cancer Society. 

Clive W. Cook Sr.
A funeral will be at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 4, 1999, in Canby Funeral Chapel for Clive W. Cook Sr., who died July 29 at age 90. 
Mr. Cook was born May 29, 1909, in Sharps Chapel, Tenn. He moved to Oregon in 1918 and had lived in the Canby area since 1944. He was an extension agent for Clackamas County for many years until retiring in 1974. He married Beatrice Cernik in 1940. 
Survivors include his wife; sons, Gordon of La Grande, Clive Jr. of Canby and Ronald of Corvallis; daughter, Nancy Bazzano of Corvallis; sister, Ila Mae Fowler of Los Angeles; four grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. 
Private interment will be in Zion Memorial Cemetery. The family suggests remembrances to Marks Prairie Community Club. 

Lee Roy Dilsaver
A graveside gathering will be at 3 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 1, 1999, in Logan Pleasant View Cemetery in Oregon City for Lee Roy Dilsaver, who died July 26 at age 82. 
Mr. Dilsaver was born Oct. 15, 1916, in Burlington, Iowa. He lived in the Oregon City area since about 1950. He worked for Hawley Paper Mill, American Can Co. and P.I.E. Freight Co. and then did maintenance work for Physicians & Surgeons Hospital until retiring in 1978. 
Survivors include his brother, Francis of Glenview, Ill.; and numerous nieces and nephews. 
Arrangements are by Estacada Funeral Chapel. 

Richard Fantini
A celebration of life will be at 3 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 3, 1999, in the Vancouver, Wash., home of his sister Toni Fantini for Richard "Dick" Fantini, who died July 28 of heart disease at age 57. 
Mr. Fantini was born Jan. 16, 1942, in Brooklyn, N.Y. He had lived in the Portland area since 1949 and graduated from Fort Vancouver High School. He worked as a bartender for several establishments in downtown Portland and was a barber at Steve's II in Hazel Dell since 1991. 
Survivors include his mother, Eleanor Baldwin of Vancouver; brother, John of Vancouver; and sisters, Toni of Vancouver and Loretta Steele of Camas, Wash. 
Disposition was by cremation. The family suggests remembrances to the Vancouver Humane Society. Arrangements were by Hamilton-Mylan Funeral Home.

Peggy Lee Grismore
A funeral will be at 2 p.m. Monday, Aug. 2, 1999, in Fuiten, Rose & Hoyt Funeral Home in Forest Grove for Peggy Lee Grismore, who died July 28 at age 33. 
Ms. Grismore was born Jan. 23, 1966, in St. Helens. Her maiden name was Gamroth. She attended Banks High School and was a tax consultant for Business Services in Hillsboro. 
Survivors include her longtime companion, Isidoro Bernabe-Andrade of Hillsboro; sons, Jason R. Grismore and Joel V. Bernabe, both of Hillsboro, Christopher A. Grismore and Javier I. Bernabe, both of Rainier, and George A. Grismore Jr. of Forest Grove; mother, Peggy J. Gamroth, and brother, David A. Gamroth, both of Forest Grove; sisters, Melissa J. Compton of Rainier and LeeAnn Cutright of St. Helens; and former husband, George A. of Stockton, Calif. 
Interment will be in Gales Creek Cemetery. The family suggests remembrances to Straight Ahead Shelter in Forest Grove to aid victims of spousal abuse in care of the funeral home.

Lucille P. James
A graveside service will be at 2 p.m. Monday, Aug. 2, 1999, in Forest View Cemetery in Forest Grove for Lucille P. James, who died July 29 at age 78. 
Mrs. James was born June 15, 1921, in Burr, Neb., and lived in the Portland area since the late 1940s. Her maiden name was Sawyer. She was a homemaker. In 1948, she married Wendell F. 
Survivors include her husband; daughters, Jacqueline Syrotchen of Spokane, Linda Higginbotham of Aloha and Jill James of Englewood, Colo.; four grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren. 
Arrangements are by Forest Grove Memorial Chapel.

John Freer Kautz
A funeral will be at 11 a.m. Monday, Aug. 2, 1999, in Mt. Scott Funeral Home for John Freer Kautz, who died July 27 at age 84. 
Mr. Kautz was born Dec. 25, 1914, in Portland. He was a World War II veteran of the U.S. Army. He raised berries and Christmas trees on a farm in the Molalla area for many years until the early 1950s. He then operated and was a partner in Clarimont Lumber Yard in Oregon City and was also a timber investor until retiring and moving to Gates in the late 1970s. 
Survivors include his brother, August of Oregon City. 
Interment will be in Willamette National Cemetery. The family suggests remembrances to Friends of the Americas or the Jesus Film Project in care of Campus Crusade for Christ.

Jerrold Dean Lionberger
A funeral will be at 1 p.m. Monday, Aug. 2, 1999, in Gladstone Christian Church for Jerrold Dean "Jerry" Lionberger, who died July 27 at age 74. 
Mr. Lionberger was born Aug. 6, 1924, in Portland. He graduated from Vernonia High School and served in the Merchant Marine during World War II. A manufacturing engineer, he worked for ITT Phillips Drill Division for about 20 years until retiring in 1985. He was a member of the church. He married Elaine Witcraft in 1949. 
Survivors include his wife; daughters, Charity Carlson of Beaver, Beverly Froehlich of Beavercreek and Cathy McAllister of Tillamook; son, Daniel of Beaverton; brothers, Loren of Silverton and Donald Emmons of Portland; stepbrother, Mike Emmons of Tacoma; 15 grandchildren; and 17 great-grandchildren. 
Interment will be in Willamette National Cemetery. The family suggests remembrances to the International Wegener's Granulomatosis Support Group, P.O. Box 28660, Kansas City, MO 64188. Arrangement are by Stehn's Funeral Home. 

Charles G. Martin
A funeral Mass will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 3, 1999, in St. John the Apostle Catholic Church in Oregon City for Charles G. Martin, who died July 30 at age 83. The rosary will be said at 7 p.m. Aug. 2 in Lincoln Memorial Park Funeral Home. 
Mr. Martin was born June 2, 1916, in Worcester, Mass. He served in the U.S. Army Air Forces during World War II. He moved to Central Point in 1954 and was a cheese-maker for Rogue Valley Creamery for about 10 years until retiring because of a disability in 1965. He lived in the Portland area since 1990. He married Ophelia Gretchner in 1942; she died in 1990. He married Lillie Vincenzi in 1991. 
Survivors include his wife; sons, Charlie Jr. of Oregon City and Dan of Myrtle Creek; daughters, Carol Gay of Central Point and Betty Richardson of Eagle Point; brother, Henry F. of Smithfield, R.I.; 14 grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren. 
Private interment will be in Eagle Point National Cemetery. The family suggests remembrances to the American Cancer Society. 

Oleva E. Martin
A funeral will be at 9 a.m. Monday, Aug. 2, 1999, in Sandy Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints for Oleva E. Martin, who died July 29 at age 77. 
Mrs. Martin was born Feb. 21, 1922, in Shelley, Idaho. Her maiden name was Christensen. She was valedictorian of her graduating class at Shelley High School and attended Utah State University in Logan. She lived in several cities in Colorado, Idaho, Utah and Oregon and served a mission in Washington, D.C., before moving to Sandy in 1982. She was a homemaker and a member of the church. She married Robert D. in 1942; he died in 1996. 
Survivors include her daughter, Karen Anderson of Gresham; sons, Dennis of Boise, Craig of Gresham and Ronald and Steven, both of Brightwood; brothers, Wayne Christensen, Thomas Christensen, Neldon Christensen and Wesley Christensen, and sisters, Dorothy Kotter and Monta Kidman, all of Shelley; 10 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. 
Private interment will be in Willamette National Cemetery. The family suggests remembrances to the Alzheimer's Association. Arrangements are by Sandy Funeral Home. 

Christie Ann Mattheus
A celebration of life will be at 2 p.m. Monday, Aug. 2, 1999, in Bateman Carroll Funeral Chapel for Christie Ann Mattheus, who died July 27 at age 53. 
Mrs. Mattheus was born Oct. 19, 1945, in Cody, Wyo. Her maiden name was Cowley. She graduated from Cody High School in Cody and attended the University of Wyoming. She lived in Gresham since 1976. She worked for the Rockwood branch of Community First Bank and later spent 10 years with U.S. Bank. She co-owned Mail Boxes Etc. in College Square in Gresham since 1996. She married Kenneth in 1964. 
Survivors include her husband; daughters, Julie Schroeder of Boring and Kenna Lamb of Worland, Wyo.; brothers, Larry Cowley of Scottsdale, Ariz., and Richard Cowley of Olympia; and four grandchildren. 
Interment will be in Cody. The family suggests remembrances to the American Cancer Society.

Arno John Rademacher
A memorial service will be at 3:30 p.m. Monday, Aug. 2, 1999, in Holy Cross Lutheran Church for Arno John Rademacher, who died July 29 at age 90. 
Mr. Rademacher was born Feb. 12, 1909, in Portland. He graduated from Franklin High School and the University of Oregon and earned his dentistry degree from North Pacific School of Dentistry. He served in the U.S. Army during World War II. He owned a dental office in Southeast Portland for many years until retiring in 1994, and was a longtime member of the church. He married Florence "Pat" DeGraff in 1937; she died in 1995. 
Survivors include his son, James A. of Portland; daughter, DeAnn Harris of Ashland; six grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. 
Private interment will be in Willamette National Cemetery. The family suggests remembrances to the Alzheimer's Association. Arrangements are by Gable & Parkrose Funeral Chapel. 

Inga Marie Reierson
A memorial service will be at 1:30 p.m. Monday, Aug. 2, 1999, in Portsmouth Trinity Lutheran Church for Inga Marie Reierson, who died July 29 at age 92. 
Mrs. Reierson was born Feb. 2, 1907, in Coulee, N.D. Her maiden name was Monson. She had lived in the Portland area since 1940. She taught grade school for a number of years until retiring in 1972 and was a member of the church. She married Fred in 1931; he died in 1944. 
Survivors include her son, Larry of Bremerton, Wash.; daughter, Carolyn Anderson of Mundelein, Ill.; eight grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren. Her son, Dale, died in 1936; another son, Raymond, died in 1993. 
Private interment will be in Rose City Cemetery. The family suggests remembrances to the American Diabetes Association. Arrangements are by Hustad Funeral Home.

Valah Mae Riegler
A memorial service will be at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 3, 1999, in the Church at Rockwood for Valah Mae Riegler, who died July 29 at age 91. 
Mrs. Riegler was born Oct. 19, 1907, in Mineral Wells, Texas. Her maiden name was Verner, and she lived in the Portland area since 1941. She worked in her family's Portland dry-cleaning business for more than 50 years and was a member of the church. She married Charles E. in 1930; he died in 1954. 
Survivors include her son, Charles W., and daughters, Sandra L. Hayward and Susan V. Bouse, all of Portland; brother, Woodrow W. Verner of McAlester, Okla.; nine grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Her daughter Sharron Steffen died in May. 
Private interment will be in Willamette National Cemetery. The family suggests remembrances to a favorite charity or the church's building fund. Arrangements are by Mt. Scott Funeral Home.

Marlin E. Siebert
A graveside service will be at 1 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 3, 1999, in Willamette National Cemetery for Marlin E. Siebert, who died July 29 at age 58. 
Mr. Siebert was born March 4, 1941, in Portland. He graduated from Oregon City High School. He served in the U.S. Army. He was a metal fabricator for several companies for 30 years until retiring earlier this year. He married Sharon Petterson in 1982. 
Survivors include his wife; daughters, Sheryl Billings of Milwaukie and Suzanne Breeden of Clackamas; sons, Mark Petterson of Beavercreek, Kent Petterson of Portland and Pat Kuhnau of Portland; brothers, Darwin and Arden, and sister, Monica Walker, all of Salem; and seven grandchildren. 
The family suggests remembrances to programs at the Oregon Cancer Center, attention Dr. Brian Druker, in care of Oregon Health Sciences University Foundation. Arrangements are by Lincoln Willamette Funeral Directors. 

Edith Lorraine Sosbee
A funeral will be at 3 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 3, 1999, in Portland Memorial Funeral Home for Edith Lorraine Sosbee, who died July 27 at age 91. 
Mrs. Sosbee was born Aug. 11, 1907, in Seattle. Her maiden name was Bain. She lived in Portland since 1977 and was a homemaker and a member of Glencoe Baptist Church. She married Eugene in the early 1960s; he died in 1981. 
Survivors include her son, Sam Millard of Newberg; daughters, Delores Bickford of Rocklin, Calif., and Beth Hansen of Walnut Creek, Calif.; five grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren. 
Private interment will be in Portland Memorial Mausoleum. The family suggests remembrances to Mt. Hood Hospice, P.O. Box 1269, Sandy, OR 97055. 

Donald J. Thompson
A memorial service will be at 3 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 3, 1999, in First Presbyterian Church of Vancouver, Wash., for Donald J. Thompson, who died July 28 at age 94. 
Mr. Thompson was born March 17, 1905, in Armstrong, Iowa. He graduated from Drake University. He lived in Vancouver since 1932. He worked for U.S. Savings & Loan Association for many years until retiring in 1970 and was a longtime member of the church. He was a past president of the Portland chapter of the Society of Real Estate Appraisers. He married Margaret Jones in 1992. 
Survivors include his wife; and son, Roger of Vancouver. 
Private interment will be in Park Hill Cemetery. The family suggests remembrances to the American Heart Association. Arrangements are by Killingsworth Little Chapel of the Chimes. 

Lucille Anna Walters
A graveside service will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 3, 1999, in Greenwood Cemetery in Palouse, Wash., for Lucille Anna Walters, who died July 30 at age 82. 
Mrs. Walters was born April 1, 1917, in Palouse. Her maiden name was Darling. She spent most of her life in the Spokane area and lived in the Portland area for about 12 years. She was a homemaker and worked as a beautician for many years. She was a member of the Christian Church of Palouse. 
Survivors include her sons, Garry D. Lynch of Battle Ground, Wash., and Steven B. Lynch of Portland; stepbrother, Robert Irwin of Vancouver, Wash.; three grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. 
The family suggests remembrances to Hospice Southwest. Arrangements are by Layne's Funeral Home in Battle Ground. 

Edward J. Weldon
A funeral will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 3, 1999, in Holy Trinity Church in Bloomington, Ill., for Edward J. "Ted" Weldon, who died July 28 at age 74. 
Mr. Weldon was born Feb. 19, 1925, in Normal, Ill. He earned a bachelor's degree from the University of Illinois and served in the U.S. Army Air Forces during World War II. He worked for the Chicago office of the Philadelphia Inquirer for 15 years and then for Control Data Computer Co. in Chicago for 10 years. He lived in Portland since 1977 and was a member of Holy Rosary Catholic Church. 
Survivors include his sister, Porgie Bates of Evanston, Ill. 
Interment will be in Holy Cross Cemetery in Normal, Ill. Arrangements are by Carmody-Flynn Funeral Home in Bloomington, Ill.


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