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Obituaries for July 27, 2011

Carl E. Levi Jr.

Sept. 5, 1965 - July 17, 2011

Estacada resident Carl E. Levi Jr. lost his battle with diabetes July 17, 2011. He was 45.

Born Sept. 5, 1965, in Fairfield, Calif., Carl grew up in a military family, attending numerous schools across the country. He graduated high school in the Portland area in 1984.

Between 1986 and 1989, Carl served in the U.S. Air Force. He then worked for the Veterans Administration in the Portland regional office for 20 years.

His hobbies included making weather forecasts on Facebook, playing guitar and watching baseball and football games on television. The Dallas Cowboys was his favorite team.

Carl is survived by his wife, Renee; children Cody and Rachael of Estacada; mother Joan Levi of Vancouver; brothers Tom and Kevin Levi of Vancouver; and many aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins.

A memorial service will be held at 1 p.m. July 29 at Farnstrom-Gable Funeral Home, 225 N.E. 80th Ave., Portland. A public internment with military honors will follow at Willamette National Cemetery.

Donations may be made to the Providence Diabetes Foundation, 4805 N.E. Glisan St., Portland, Ore., in memory of Carl E. Levi Jr.

Phyllis Marie Randall

Dec. 15, 1936 - July 4, 2011

Estacada resident Phyllis Marie Randall died July 4, 2011, of heart failure. She was 74.

Phyllis was born Dec. 15, 1936, in Ebro, Minn., to Henry and Evelyn Murray. Raised in Ebro, she graduated from Bagley High School in 1954. She worked as a nurse's aid and store manager.

She enjoyed embroidery, knitting, crocheting, fishing and hunting, and baking and canning for her family.

Phyllis was preceded in death by her father and mother.

She is survived by her daughters, Edy Johnson and Gloria Johnson; her son Wayne Johnson; her brothers, Marvin Murray and Bill Murray; and her grandchildren, Nathan and Matt Jacquart, Sam Dillard, Daphne and Deanna Johnson, and Dusty, Leah, Calvin, Shanay and Peter Rodgers.

A memorial service was held July 24 in Estacada at the Seventh-day Adventist Church. Interment will be in Bagley, Minn.

Crown Memorial Center in Milwaukie handled arrangements.