Lake Oswego Review - Obituaries

September 20, 2016

Elva D. Myers

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September 26, 1918 to September 18, 2016 Elva D. Myers, who has lived in Lake Oswego for the last 67 years, has passed away at the age of 97. She was born in Checotah, Okla., to George and…
Howard Franklin
September 16, 2016

Howard G. Franklin

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July 26, 1940 to September 11, 2016 Howard G. Franklin was born in St. Joseph, Mo., in 1940, to Benjamin J. and Melba R. Franklin. Following a five-month battle with metastatic cancer, he died…
Gerald Hesling
September 14, 2016

Gerald B. Hesling

by The Review
July 1, 1922 to August 23, 2016 Gerald B. Hesling, long-time administrator of the Lake Oswego School District, passed away on Aug. 23, 2016, at the age of 94 at his home in Redmond, Wash. He is…


Kenneth Bartruff
September 12, 2016

Kenneth Dean Bartruff

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November 22, 1927 to September 3, 2016 Ken was born in Portland on Nov. 22, 1927. He spent much of his early life on a family farm near Lewiston, Idaho and he would continue visiting family in…
Donna Ghiorso
September 07, 2016

Donna Marie Ghiorso

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September 25, 1950 to August 30, 2016 Donna Marie Ghiorso, 65, passed away on Aug. 30, 2016 at Providence St. Vincent Medical Center. She was born Sept. 25, 1950 in Portland, Ore. to Crystal and…
Mary Stageberg
September 07, 2016

Mary Gillham Stageberg

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April 30, 1931 to August 10, 2016 Mary was born in Lewiston, Idaho April 30, 1931. She spent much of her formative years in Idaho, Arizona and Oregon. Mary earned her bachelor’s degree in…
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September 02, 2016

Robbin Rae Rigby

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October 9, 1953 - July 21, 2016 Robbin Rae Rigby, age 62, died July 21, 2016 in Portland, Ore. She was born October 9, 1953, in Yakima, Washington, to Patricia and James Griffith. The family…
Richard Olson
September 02, 2016

Richard M. "Dick" Olson

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July 1, 1927 to August 29, 2016 Richard M. “Dick” Olson, Sr., a longtime resident of Clackamas County, died peacefully on Aug. 29, 2016 in Oceanside, Calif. He was universally admired for his…
Byron Meurlott
September 02, 2016

Byron E.E. Meurlott

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August 23, 1929 to August 22, 2016 Born in Oahu, Hawaii, Byron was the only child of Louise and Col. Byron Meurlott. He enjoyed an idyllic childhood on the islands of Molokai and Oahu in the…
Virginia Paris Campbell
August 30, 2016

Virginia Paris Campbell

by The Review
November 6, 1910 to August 20, 2016 After a long and rich life, Virginia Paris Campbell died peace­fully on the afternoon of Aug. 20, 2016 surrounded by her children. Born in Nora, Indiana on…

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Ruthe Adams
Aug 22, 2016

Ruthe Eileen Rolle Adams

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April 25, 1922 to Aug. 8, 2016 Ruthe Eileen Rolle Adams died in her sleep of congestive heart failure on Aug. 8, 2016. She was 94. Ruthe was born on April 25, 1922, to Ernest and Olive Rolle in…
Bill Pierce
Aug 12, 2016

Willis "Bill" Franklin Pierce III

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June 26, 1925 to August 6, 2016 Longtime Lake Oswego resident Willis “Bill” Pierce died peacefully with his family by his side of congestive heart failure Aug. 6, 2016. He was 91. Bill was born…
Robert Foster
Aug 08, 2016

Robert L. Foster

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February 6, 1927 to June 23, 2016 Dr. Robert L. Foster, 89, passed away peacefully in his sleep June 23, 2016. A dentist and long-time resident of Lake Oswego, Dr. Foster was well known in the…
Cena Carswell
Aug 02, 2016

Cena Loback Carswell

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January, 19, 1923 to Aug. 1, 2016 Cena Loback Carswell went to Heaven on August 1, 2016 at the age of 93. She was a resident of Carman Oaks in Lake Oswego, Ore. Cena was born in Blakely, Ga., to…
Steve Little
Jul 28, 2016

Steve Little

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May 31, 1960 - June 30, 2016 Steve Little, a good man and ­loving husband, dad, son, brother, and friend died of lymphoma on June 30th with loved ones by his side. He loved deeply and he was…
Julia Rouzie
Jul 25, 2016

Julia Northrup Rouzie

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May 21, 1931 to July 8, 2016 Julia Ann “Julie” Northrup Rouzie was the unconditionally generous, loving wife of William A. Rouzie, and devoted mother of Thomas Delzell, Stewart Delzell and Susan…
Jul 25, 2016

Robert "Bob" West Lundeen

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June 25, 1921 to April 13, 2016 Robert “Bob” West Lundeen was born June 25, 1921 in Astoria, Ore., and died peacefully in his sleep with family by his side April 13, 2016 in Lake Oswego, Ore. He…
Jul 18, 2016

Charles Grant Jenkins

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June 24, 1942 to July 9, 2016 Charles Grant Jenkins, 74, died Saturday, July 9, 2016 in Portland, Ore. after a brief illness. Charles was born June 24, 1942 in Pittsburgh, Penn. to William and…
Boyd Shaw in his younger years.
Jul 18, 2016

Boyd Arnold Shaw

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April 30, 1924 to March 19, 2016 Boyd Ar­nold Shaw, 91 — gardener, word puzzle enthusiast, beloved husband, father, grandfather, and great-grandfa­ther — died on Sat­urday, March 19 at home in…
George I. Swett
Jul 16, 2016

George I. Swett

by Beaverton Valley Times
November 22, 1939 to July 2, 2016 - Integrity, Strength and Family. George passed away peacefully July 2 in Hospice Care. He passed after a yearlong fight with brain cancer. George was born,…