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Ethel Rae Oliver, of Woodburn, died at the age of 95 on July 15, 2013 at her residence.
Ethel was born April 3, 1918 in Cleveland, Ohio to Lyman and Carlie (Bates) Stevens.
Ethel met Eugene and they married August 1939.
They came to Oregon in 1947, settling in Woodburn in 1991.
She was a member of United Church of God in Hubbard. Her hobbies included drawing and painting.
She is survived by her two sons, Donald James Oliver of Homeland, Calif., and Jack Edward Oliver of Washington; five grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
She is preceded in death by her husband Eugene, brother Gordon Stevens and sister Ruth Elizabeth Swanson.
Private Interment at Restlawn Memory Gardens in Salem.
Arrangements by Simon-Cornwell Colonial Chapel, Woodburn.