Allen—Merton ’56 was born Aug. 27, 1925, in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, and died Sept. 26, 2006, in Portland, Ore. Surviving: wife Margie (Parish) att., of Portland; son Terrill of Happy Valley, Ore.; and daughters Therese of Loma Linda, Calif., Darilynne ’83 of Gresham, Ore., and Tisa Stiltz ’86 of Apopka, Fla.

Anderson—Ted att., was born Aug. 31, 1940, in Walla Walla, and died July 24, 2006, in Portland, Ore. Surviving: wife Judy of Portland; son Gregory of Portland; daughter Michal McCamman of Portland; and sister Aundria Anderson ’63 of Paramount, Calif.

Avey—Orabell (McGhee) ’57 was born Aug. 13, 1922, in Pe Ell, Wash., and died Sept. 14, 2006, in Potlatch, Wash. Surviving: sons Eugene of Hoonah, Alaska, and Timothy att., of Potlatch; daughters Candy Johnston att., of Brinnon, Wash., and Mary Lynn of Potlatch.

Bahrke—Ruth (Olson) ’43 was born March 13, 1920, in Mountain Home, Ore., and died Jan. 7, 2006, in Lebanon, Ore. Surviving: son Carl ’71 of Lebanon; and sister Edna Amundson of Beaverton, Ore.

Berryman—Ray ’52 was born Nov. 24, 1926, in Missoula, Mont., and died Nov. 2, 2004, in Missoula. Surviving: son Ted of Gaston, Ore.; and daughters Raetha Brose att., of Florence, Mont., Linda Boydston of Boise, Idaho, and Tammie Marquardt of Missoula.

Bolton—Ralph ’48 was born Sept. 23, 1916, in Saskatchewan, Canada, and died Dec. 3, 2004, in Spokane Valley, Wash. Surviving: brother Earl ’36 of Wenatchee, Wash.

Eby—John att., was born Jan. 26, 1917, in Oregon City, Ore., and died May 21, 2006, in Corvallis, Ore. Surviving: wife Fern (Stone) att., of Corvallis; sons Steve of Corvallis, Rick of Dana Point, Calif.; daughter Gail Arico of Corvallis; sister June Benda of Corvallis, and brother Wilder ‘39 of Pasco, Wash.

Emery—Alta (Young) ’54
was born Feb. 16, 1930, in Hanna, Alberta, Canada, and died May 2, 1999, in Penticton, British Columbia, Canada. Surviving: son Arthur of Estacada, Ore.; and daughters Joan Reynolds ’91 of Hillsboro, Ore., and Cheryl Thurman ’86 of Washougal, Wash.

Emery—Eugene att., was born May 8, 1925, in Heckla, S.D., and died April 4, 2006, in Portland, Ore. Surviving: son Arthur; daughters Joan Reynolds ’91 of Hillsboro, Ore., and Cheryl Thurman ’86 of Washougal, Wash.

Emmerson—Naida (Johnson) ’36
was born Jan. 31, 1911, in Boulder, Colo., and died Nov. 3, 2006, in Grizzly Flats, Calif. Surviving: daughters Dorothy Dill att., of Boise, Idaho, and Bonnie Fields ’66 of Grizzly Flats, Calif.

Everett—Norman att.
, was born June 3, 1915, in New Westminster, British Columbia, Canada, and died Oct. 2, 2006, in Ferndale, Wash. Surviving: wife Kathleen of Ferndale; daughters Peggy McAlpine of Custer, Wash., and Sandra Anderson of Surrey, British Columbia, Canada.

Graham—Ileen (Wells) att., was born Aug. 9, 1931, in Doniphan County, Kan., and died Aug. 13, 2006, in Klamath Falls, Ore. Surviving: husband Robert ’53 of Klamath Falls; and daughters Teresa Panossian ’86 of Klamath Falls, and Leora Ragan att., of Yreka, Calif.

Greene—Charles att., was born Sept. 8, 1916, in Milan, Ind., and died June 27, 2006, in Greeneville, Tenn. Surviving: wife Leona of Greeneville; sons Charles att., of Tigard, Ore., David att., of Old Hickory, Tenn.; and sisters Sara Howell of Kenmore, Wash., and Nora McKinney of Omaha, Neb.

Griffin—Sylvia (Werk) ’64 was born Jan. 14, 1942, in Estevan, Saskatchewan, Canada, and died July 21, 2006, in Boring, Ore. Surviving: husband John ’64 of Boring, Ore.; sons Craigan ’94 of Bend, Ore., John ’92 of Salt Lake City, Utah, and Mark ’98 of Boring, Ore.; daughter Becky Meadowcroft ’99 of Portland, Ore.; and mother Eva Werk.

Heinrich—Evelyn (Preston) ’68 was born June 18, 1933, in Casper, Wyo., and died March 28, 2005 in Colton, Calif. Surviving: husband Roger of Colton; sons Kerry ’80 of Loma Linda, Calif., and Harley ’79 of Snohomish, Wash.; brother Eugene of Denver, Colo.; and sister Gladys Chase of Sommerset, Kentucky.

Hoefer—Vernon ’52 was born Oct. 12, 1919, in Albany, Ore., and died Sept. 7, 2006, in Salem, Ore. Surviving: wife Betty of Salem; son Norland of Grants Pass, Ore.; and daughters Laurene Brousseau of Salem, and Gwendolyn Sunken of Salem; and sister Ruth Settelmier of Scio, Ore.

Jones—Mearl att., was born Jan. 17, 1928, in Clayton, Idaho, and died Sept. 24, 2006, in Spokane, Wash. Surviving: wife Linda (McKenzie) att., of Davenport, Wash.; sons Doug Davis of Walla Walla, Rick of Davenport, and Tom of Spokane, Wash.; and daughter Darla Williams of College Place.

Keefer—David ’63 was born Sept. 11, 1921, in Johnstown, Neb., and died March 24, 2005, in Columbia Falls, Mont. Surviving: wife, Louise Keefer of Hamilton, Mont., two daughters and three sisters.

Klicker—Philip ’66 was born April 24, 1935, in Walla Walla, and died Sept. 8, 2006, in Walla Walla. Surviving: wife Ardell of Walla Walla, son Mike of Walla Walla, daughter Kriss Pettyjohn of Walla Walla; and brothers Jake, of Spokane, Wash., and Bob, Don, and Del of Walla Walla; and sister Ruth Phillips of Walla Walla.

Lansing Montanye—Lila (Sargent) ’26 was born Nov. 16, 1901, in Molson, Wash., and died Aug. 11, 2006, in Yakima, Wash. Surviving: daughters Clara Joy Cadwallader, and Rebecca Deelite Whidden.

Lauama—Lemasaniai “Lau” ’04 was born Nov. 22, 1952, in Leusoali’i Manu’a, American Samoa, and died Oct.15, 2006, in Walla Walla. Surviving: wife, Peggy of Hermiston, Ore.

Miller—H. Douglas att., was born April 20, 1923, in Gaston, Ore., and died July 8, 2006, in Enterprise, Ore. Surviving: wife Luella (Shafer) att.; son Robert ’75 of Vancouver, Wash.; daughter Virgina Sallee att., and Suzanne Shafer ’72 of Milton-Freewater, Ore.

Nelson—Richard att.
, was born Oct. 25, 1940, in Hot Springs, S.D., and died July 16, 2006, in Pleasant Hill, Ore. Surviving: wife Sheri of Pleasant Hill; sons Anthony ’96 of Vancouver, Wash., and Todd of San Diego, Calif.; daughters Kim ’90 of Salem, Ore., and Barbara Gomez of San Diego, Calif.

Paddock—Dorothy (Walker) att., was born Nov. 10, 1913, in Mountain Home, Idaho, and died April 16, 2002, in Port Angeles, Wash. Surviving: son Bruce att., of Sequim, Wash.; and daughter Christine Mitchell att., of Cottonwood, Ariz.; and brother Charles of Boise, Idaho.

Rusch—Cleo ’48 was born Sept. 19, 1915, in Lansing, Mich., and died Dec. 30, 2006 in Merced, Calif. Surviving: wife Irene (Edgecombe) att.; and sons Dale of Merced, and Clifford of Angwin, Calif.

Schultz—Donald att.
, was born March 25, 1925, in Albany, Ore., and died Aug. 8, 2006, in Bend, Ore. Surviving: wife Lillyann (Rivinius) ’49 of Bend, Ore.; sons Wayne ’73 of Madres, Ore., and Neil ’76 of Yorba Linda, Calif.

Schultz—Robert ’51 and ’53
was born March 18, 1930, in Moscow, Idaho, and died June 24, 2006, in Loma Linda, Calif. Surviving: wife Elouise (Smith) att., of Loma Linda; sons Michael and Robert of Loma Linda, and James of Fort Worth, Texas; and sisters Lois Ginter of Spokane, Wash., and Irene Spadey of Bellingham, Wash.

Strunk—Earle ’59
was born May 12, 1912, in Laksara, Minn., and died Oct. 1, 2006, in Soap Lake, Wash. Surviving: wife Lois of Ephrata, Wash.; son Lester of Ketchikan, Alaska; daughter Kathleen Brockman of Ephrata; step-daughters Darlene Wicks of Soap Lake, Lana Schimke of Ephrata, Anna Fazio of Ephrata; brothers Lester of Los Angeles, and Robert of Avilla, Ind.; sisters Pearl Beasley of Clara City, Minn., Anna Mae McHaird of LaVerne, Calif., Dorothy Jones of Winter, Calif., and Goldie Onza of Los Angeles.

Thoresen—Asa ’58
was born Sept. 9, 1930, in Blenheim, New Zealand, and died May 31, 2006, in McMinnville, Ore. Surviving: wife Shirley of McMinnville; son Meylan of Portland, Ore.; and daughter Davona Church of Tanzania, Africa.
Trimarche—Esther (Hixson) att., was born March 28, 1915, in Dayton, Wash., and died Sept. 19, 2006, in Centerburg, Ohio. Surviving: sons Frank of Dayton, and William of Centerburg.

Wild—Bernita (Bliss) ’40
was born Sept. 2, 1915, in Milton, Ore., and died Jan. 31, 2007, in Centralia, Wash. Surviving: daughters Marie Tyer of Centralia, Judith Becker of Birmingham, Ala., and Marjorie Osborn of Birmingham; brothers Burton att., of College Place, Bern att., of Milton-Freewater, and Bob att., of Scottsdale, Ariz.

Worley—George ’74 was born May 8, 1943, in San Antonio, and died Feb. 20, 2007, in Roseburg, Ore. Surviving: wife Nancy (Crisp) of Roseburg, Ore.; sons Stephen ’98 of Oxford, N.C., and David of Taipei, Taiwan; and sister Mary Smith of Lincoln, Neb.

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