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Troy Kent Kibble

Troy Kent Kibble died Oct. 25, 2007. He was 34.

Mr. Kibble was born Aug. 28, 1973, to Gary A. and Nelva Chlopek Kibble in Salem, Ore. The family moved to the Portland area when Mr. Kibble was young; he grew up in Lake Oswego and graduated with the Class of 1991 from Lake Oswego High School. He attended Portland Community College and Mt. Hood Community College.

Mr. Kibble worked for Kelley and Raisl Construction for 12 years and most recently was employed with Bliss Roofing as an estimator.

Survivors include his mother Nelva Kibble of Lafayette, Ore., father Gary Kibble of Hillsboro, brothers Arlie Kibble of Prineville and Todd Kibble of Lafayette, sisters Stacie Thurman of Portland and Heidi Cunningham of Sherwood.

A Celebration of Life memorial service will be held today at 2 p.m. at Mt. Park Church, 40 McNary Parkway in Lake Oswego. Interment will be private.

Remembrances may be sent to the Portland DBT Clinic, 5200 S.W. Macadam Ave., Portland, Ore., 97239 for funding client treatment in memory of Troy Kibble, either directly or in the care of Alternative Burial and Cremation Funeral Home, P.O. Box 202, Sherwood, Ore., 97140.

Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.alternativeburialandcremationoforegon.com .

George W. Lind, Jr.

George William Lind, Jr. died Oct. 11, 2007, at his home in Mary's Woods of complications from Parkinson's disease. He was 86.

Mr. Lind was born Nov. 19, 1920, in Portland to George William and Edna Roes Lind. He graduated from Jefferson High in Portland.

He served in the U.S. Navy during World War II and earned the Bronze Star.

After being discharged from the service he earned degrees from California Institute of Technology.

He married Josephine Sully in Long Beach, Calif., in June 1944; they had four children. She died in 1986.

Mr. Lind was a general contractor by profession. He also owned and operated River Ranch Tree Farm in Eagle Creek, Ore.

He married Mary Lou Turner in October 1988. The couple lived in Lake Oswego for the past 16 years.

Survivors include his wife Mary Lou Lind of Lake Oswego, daughter and son-in-law Georgia Lind and David Waldman of Staten Island, N.Y., daughter and son-in-law Karen Lind and Henry Wellman of Ann Arbor, Mich., daughter and son-in-law Julia and Gary McMahon of Eugene, and daughter Lauren Lind of Ashland, stepdaughters and sons-in-law Nancy Turner and Robert Beatty and Jill Turner and Lester Newman.

A funeral was held Oct. 15 at Adams Chapel at River View Cemetery Funeral Home.

Remembrances may be sent to the Japanese Garden, in care of Nicola Sysyn, P.O. Box 3847, Portland, Ore., 97208 or to the University of Oregon Health Sciences Center, Portland, Ore. for Parkinson's disease research.

John Miller

John Sanders Miller died Oct. 13, 2007. He was 63.

Mr. Miller was born July 5, 1944, in Portland. He graduated from Wilson High School, attended the University of Oregon and lived his whole life in the Portland area, including the last 12 years in Lake Oswego.

He married Linda V. Goodman in 1966.

During his professional career, Mr. Miller worked as a lumber broker and later was self-employed as a general contractor.

Survivors include his wife Linda, son Andy Miller and sister Elizabeth Plummer.

A memorial service will be held Friday, Nov. 2, at 2 p.m. at Christ Church Episcopal Parish in Lake Oswego.

Remembrances may be sent to the Multiple Sclerosis Society or Christ Church Episcopal Parish in Lake Oswego.

Dana Nelson

Dana McCurdy Lord Nelson died Oct. 11, 2007, of breast cancer. She was 60.

Mrs. Nelson was born March 24, 1946, in New York. She lived in Arlington, Va., and Seattle, Wash.

She graduated from Central Washington University and was a home economics teacher by profession.

She married James F. Nelson in 1968 and they moved to Australia in 1970. The couple moved to Lake Oswego in 1972 and later divorced.

Survivors include her sons Talbott Nelson and Cameron Nelson.

A memorial service was held at Christ Church Episcopal Parish.

Remembrances may be made to the American Cancer Society. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.alternativeburialandcremationoforegon.com .