Byline: The Register-Guard
CRESWELL - A funeral will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, Sept. 18, at Lane Memorial Gardens and Funeral Home in Eugene for Gilbert Bain of Creswell, who died Sept. 11 of age-related causes. He was 89. Visitation will be from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 17, at the funeral home.
He was born Feb. 15, 1920, in Oakwood, Okla., to Lloyd and Effie Cline Bain. He married Josephine Steinborn on Aug. 23, 1943, in Eugene. She died in 1986. He married Shirley Martin on July 1, 1988, in Creswell. She died in 2005.
He served in the U.S. Navy during World War II. He worked at Cone Lumber Co. in Goshen for 30 years. He did carpentry and built furniture in retirement.
Survivors include three daughters, Sondra Bain and Wanda Edwards, both of Oregon, and Rose Winters of Alaska; four sons, Rex of Alaska, Don of Texas, Mike of Oklahoma and Leon of Oregon; a stepdaughter, Annetta Gaylord of Oregon; and 18 grandchildren, many great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild. A grandson, Robbie Hansen, died in 1981.
Remembrances to Oregon Lions Eye Bank.
A funeral will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 16, at Lane Memorial Gardens and Funeral Home in Eugene for Mary E. Callaghan of Eugene, who died Sept. 10 of age-related causes. She was 87.
She was born Aug. 19, 1922, in Marcola to Samuel and Virtue Gay Spicer. She married Michael Callaghan on June 29, 1945, in Eugene. He died June 24, 2004.
She attended Mohawk High School and one year of business college. She was an office worker and homemaker.
Survivors include a daughter, Bonnie Barrowcliff of Marcola; a son, Dennis of McMinnville; two sisters, Eula Curtis of Sisters and Erma Ratterree of Marcola; and three grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
Remembrances to Cascade Hospice or Chateau Gardens.
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|Publication:||The Register-Guard (Eugene, OR)|
|Date:||Sep 13, 2009|
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