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Obituary: Theodore Ted Milinich Jr.

Nov. 28, 1953-Aug. 11, 2006
by: contributed photo, Ted Milinich Jr.

East County resident Theodore 'Ted' Milinich Jr., 52, died Friday, Aug. 11, in Portland. A viewing will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 16, at the Forest Lawn Cemetery Mausoleum, 400 S.W. Walters Drive, Gresham. A funeral will be held at 2:30 p.m. Friday, Aug. 18, at Forest Lawn Cemetery.

Ted was born Nov. 28, 1953, in Porterville, Calif., to Theodore and Anna Marie (Webb) Milinich. He graduated from high school in Sunnyvale, Calif., in 1972.

Ted moved to the Portland area 19 years ago.

He worked as both a machinist and welder for Recreation Industries in Milwaukie for 10 years.

Ted was an avid fisherman. He enjoyed camping and making ships in bottles.

Survivors include his mother of Portland; brothers, Jeff Milinich of Coalinga, Calif., and Mark Milinich of Portland; and sisters, Marsheila Betthauser of Fairview, and Pam Milinich of Portland.

Memorial contributions can be made to the American Diabetes Association, P.O. Box 1131, Fairfax, VA 22038-1131.

Bateman Carroll Funeral Home is handling arrangements.