Lake Oswego Review - Obituaries

Tom Moir
November 30, 2016

Thomas C. Moir

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Nell Martin
November 01, 2016

Nell Fulghum Martin

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January 2, 1919 to October 19, 2016 Mrs. Nell Fulghum Martin, age 97, of Roswell, Ga. and Portland, Ore., died Oct. 19, 2016. Nell was known to her family as beloved ‘Tootie.’ She and her…
Frederick Himsworth
October 25, 2016

Frederick James Himsworth

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April 4, 1926 to October 19, 2016 Frederick Himsworth, 90, died on October 19 of natural causes in Vancouver, Wash. Fred was born in Woodlynne, N.J. and was raised in Dayton, Ohio by immigrant…


Barbara Swett
October 19, 2016

Barbara Robinson Swett

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July 22, 1935 to July 29, 2016 Barbara Robinson Swett, 81, of Newberg, Ore., passed away on Friday, July 29, 2016. Barbara was born in July 1935 in Salem, New Jersey to James Emmer Robinson, Jr.…
Martha Reimer
October 11, 2016

Martha C. Reimer

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July 27, 1938 to October 4, 2016 Martha C. Reimer, 78, of Lake Oswego, passed away October 4, 2016. She was born in San Francisco, Calif., on July 27, 1938. Martha graduated from Presentation…
Rick Knouse
October 11, 2016

Richard 'Rick' LaVern Knouse

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August 10, 1948 to October 1, 2016 Richard “Rick” LaVern Knouse was born Aug. 10, 1948 in Portland. He passed away on Oct. 1, 2016 peacefully with family by his side. He was 68 years old. Rick…
William Dahms
October 06, 2016

William "Bill" W. Dahms

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December 31, 1944 to September 28, 2016 William “Bill” W. Dahms, 71, of Lake Oswego, passed away on Sept. 28, 2016. He was born in Britton, SD on Dec. 31, 1944. Bill graduated from Bend Senior…
Richard Pearson
October 04, 2016

Richard W. Pearson

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October 3, 1942 to September 29, 2016 Richard W. Pearson of Snohomish, Wash., went peacefully to be with the Lord Sept. 29, 2016. He was born and raised in Seattle, graduating from the…
Beverly Coghihll
October 04, 2016

Beverly Sorenson Coghill

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March 12, 1930 to September 27, 2016 Beverly Sorenson Coghill was born in Salem, Ore. on March 12, 1930 and passed away on Sept. 27, 2016, after a short illness. Her family eventually moved to…
Robert Reubendale
October 03, 2016

Robert Ward Reubendale Jr.

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December 29, 1954 to September 30, 2016 Born in Portland, Oregon to Dr. and Mrs. Robert Reubendale, Robert was raised in Lake Oswego graduating from Lakeridge High School. Robert attended Oregon…

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Robert Contolini
Oct 03, 2016

Robert J. Contolini

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Sept. 14, 1950 to Sept. 23, 2016 Robert was born in Fairfield, Conn. to John and Helen Contolini. He passed away peacefully at his home in Lake Oswego. Robert married Judith on June 28, 1975 in…
Sep 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
Sep 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
Sep 14, 2016

Gerald B. Hesling

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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
Sep 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
Sep 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
Sep 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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Sep 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
Sep 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
Sep 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…