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Betty Carlson

A memorial service will be held at 3 p.m. Thursday, June 7, at Rose City Park United Methodist Church in Portland for Betty Marion Carlson of Eugene, who died June 3 of age-related causes. She was 89.

She was born June 21, 1922, in Becker County, Minn., to Benjamin and Marion Rudolph Peoples. She married John E. Carlson on June 3, 1950, in St. Paul, Minn. He died May 31, 2009.

She graduated with a bachelor's degree from Hamlin University, St. Paul, Minn., in 1945. She worked as a supervisor of the hemotology lab at the medical school that is now called Oregon Health & Science University. She worked as a medical technologist from 1945 to the early 1980s.

Survivors include two daughters, Jean Calahan of Toledo, Ore., and Julie Carlson of Eugene; a sister, Emma Capps of Portland; three grandchildren; and three great-grand children. A daughter, Judith Poppenhagen, died May 2, 2012.

Private burial will be at Skyline Memorial Park in Portland. Arrangements by Musgrove Family Mortuary in Eugene. Remembrances to Order of the Eastern Star, Cancer Research Fund.

Frank Clack

CRESWELL - A celebration of life will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, June 9, at Creswell Presbyterian Church in Creswell for Frank A. Clack of Creswell, who died May 31 of age-related causes. He was 98.

He was born Dec. 14, 1913, in Puente, Calif., to Frank and Emma Clack. He married Frances Barber on March 4, 1946, in Vancouver, B.C. She died Aug. 9, 2005.

He graduated from Puente High School in 1933 and attended Oregon State University for one year. He was primarily a farmer, owned the largest turkey farm in the Pacific Northwest and worked at Eugene Planing Mill, where he retired after 20 years. He also worked as a log truck driver, delivered chickens and feed for Willis Small and graded turkeys for the Oregon Turkey Bureau.

Survivors include a son, Ronald of Creswell; three daughters, Gloria Stewart of Allyn, Wash., and Mary Adams and Linda Thomas-Bush, both of Eugene; 11 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; and four great-great-grandchildren.

Arrangements by Sunset Hills Cemetery, Funeral Home & Crematorium in Eugene. Remembrances to South Lane County Fire and Rescue.

Judy Cooper

VENETA - A memorial service will be at 11 a.m. June 16 at Crow Applegate Church of the Nazarene for Judy Ann Cooper of Veneta, who died May 27 of lung cancer. She was 60. A potluck lunch will follow the service.

She was born Nov. 11, 1951, in Eugene to Bob and Beatrice Kloehn Hall. She married Bob Cooper on May 27, 1973, in Veneta.

She graduated from Crow High School. She worked in retail and gold mining, and was a restaurant owner.

Survivors include her husband; two sons, Bob of Redmond and Steven Cooper of Ashland; three brothers, Bill Hall of Springfield and Tim Hall and Jim Hall, both of Veneta; and two grandchildren.

Arrangements by Alpha Cremation & Burial Service in Eugene.

Ray Glover

SPRINGFIELD - A celebration of life will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, June 7, at Buell Funeral Chapel in Springfield for Ray Dee Glover of Springfield, who died June 2 of cholangiocarcinoma. He was 75.

He was born May 27, 1937, in Borger, Texas, to John and Nancy Glover. He and his wife, Shirley, were married April 30, 1967, in Reno, Nev.

He attended classes at Lane Community College. He served in the Navy.

Survivors include his wife; a son, Ernest of Springfield; and a daughter, Rachel Glover of Springfield.

Arrangements by Andreason's Cremation & Burial Service in Springfield.

David Robertson

A celebration of life will be held at 1 p.m. June 16 at North Eugene Faith Center in Eugene for David E. Robertson of Eugene, who died June 1 of liver failure. He was 63.

He was born Oct. 12, 1948, in Coquille to Walter and Dorothy Payton Robertson.

He married LuWanna Marlowe on Dec. 28, 2001, in Salem.

He attended Sheldon High School, Linn-Benton Community College for auto body painting and repair classes and then Lane Community College for home repair classes.

He served in the U.S. Marine Corps, serving two tours of duty in Vietnam.

He worked as a parts and service technician at Monaco in Harrisburg. He also taught paint and autobody at Linn-Benton Community College.

Survivors include his wife; his mother, Dorothy Robertson, now of Eugene; a daughter, Connie Watkins of Junction City; four stepchildren; a sister, Sherry George of Eugene; and 10 grandchildren.

Arrangements by Sunset Hills Cemetery, Funeral Home & Crematorium in Eugene.

Regina Samek

The funeral Mass will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, June 9, at St. Peter Catholic Church in Eugene for Regina Samek of Eugene, who died May 31 of cancer. She was 82.

Visitation will be from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Friday, June 8, at Lane Memorial Gardens & Funeral Home. Recitation of the Rosary will be at 6 p.m. Friday.

She was born Sept. 15, 1929, in Glen Ulin, N.D., to Henry and Katherine Trout Fitterer.

She married Henry E. Samek on Dec. 27, 1949, in Dickinson, N.D. He died Jan. 12, 2005.

She was a homemaker.

Survivors include a son, Lew of Eugene; a daughter, Linda Cole of Springfield; three brothers, Marcus Fitterer of Renton, Wash., Sylvester Fitterer of Long Beach, Calif., and Alfonse Fitterer of Tuttle, N.D.; four sisters, Minnie Krause and Florence Daugherty, both of Dickinson, N.D., and Maggie Felton and Marian Staton, both of Eugene; seven grand children; and 14 great-grandchildren.

Arrangements by Lane Memorial Gardens & Funeral Home in Eugene. Remembrances to St. Peter Catholic Church Youth Group.

Rose Wilkes

A memorial service will be at 3 p.m. Saturday, June 9, at the Goshen Assembly of God Church for Rose Arbertha Wilkes of Eugene, who died May 30 at age 74. The family chose not to list the cause of death.

She was born Nov. 20, 1937, in Moscow, Idaho, to Hugh and Goldie Hendrix Kimberling. She married Joseph Walter Wilkes on June 27, 1959, in Moscow, Idaho.

She graduated from high school and worked as a certified nurses' aide.

Survivors include her husband; three sons, Anthony of Plummer, Idaho, Joseph Jr. of Eugene and John of Clarkston, Wash.; two daughters, Elizabeth Elliott of Troy, Idaho, and Cindy Rose Archibald of Eugene; an adopted daughter, Angelina Meister of Eugene; five brothers, Walt Kimberling of Garfield, Wash., James Kimberling of Colton, Wash., Howard Kimberling of California, Ron Kimberling of Coeur d' Alene, Idaho, and Tom Kimberling of Spokane; a sister, Bonnie Bull of Clarkston; 12 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.

A granddaughter, Allyson R. Archibald, died previously.

Arrangements by Andreason's Cremation & Burial Service in Springfield.

Remembrances to Cascade Hospice.
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Publication:The Register-Guard (Eugene, OR)
Date:Jun 6, 2012
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