Obituary - July 28, 2011


Rose Campbell

Rose Campbell of West Linn died July 22, 2011, of complications from her last stroke in 2003. She was 86.

She was born Rosalie Delphine Wyzkowski on Oct. 28, 1924, in Paterson, N.J.

After her marriage to Ed Campbell, she followed her husband's career and moved to Reno, Nev., and the California cities of Palo Alto, Arcadia and Sacramento. After Mr. Campbell retired, they moved to Oregon, first to Coquille and then to West Linn.

Mrs. Campbell was a homemaker who enjoyed gardening, knitting, crocheting, quilting and art. She transcribed books for the blind. Earlier in her life, she was a telephone operator and a beautician.

Survivors include her husband of 66 years, Ed; her children Eddie, Christine and Richard and his wife, Donna; six grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren. A funeral was held at Resurrection Church July 25. Interment and celebration of life will be held at a later date in Sacramento.