Gen Glynn

Genevieve 'Gen' E. Glynn died Dec. 15, 2007. She was 100.

Miss Glynn was born Dec. 9, 1907 in St. Louis, Mo., to Rose Genevieve and John Michael Glynn.

During her professional career she was a payroll department officer for Laclede Gas Co. in St. Louis.

She visited her niece in Lake Oswego twice yearly for the past 30 years and moved permanently to Lake Oswego just three years ago. Over the course of the 30 years, she developed many strong friendships throughout the metropolitan area.

Survivors include her niece Jane Phelps of Lake Oswego and many great nieces and nephews in the Portland metropolitan and St. Louis areas.

A funeral Mass and burial service will be held Dec. 28 at 10 a.m. in St. Louis at St. Genevieve DuBois Catholic Church.

Remembrances may be made to Make A Wish Foundation.


Irene Rulli

Irene (Kondos) Rulli died Dec. 18, 2007, of natural causes. She was 86.

Mrs. Rulli was born July 31, 1921, in Clifton, Ore. She was raised and educated in Westport, Ore., graduating from Westport High School.

She married Eldo Frank Rulli in 1946 and the couple moved to Portland in 1950. Mr. Rulli died in 1983.

During her professional career, Mrs. Rulli was the secretary for Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Cathedral, a position she held for 17 years. She was a longtime member of the cathedral and the Philoptochos Society.

Survivors include her sons, Michael Rulli of Dallas, Texas, The Hon. James Rulli, Vancouver, Wash., and Nick Rulli of Lake Oswego, brothers Mike Kondos of Vancouver, Wash., Nick Kondos of Portland and sister Mina Tianakos also of Portland, seven grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

A Trisagion service was held Dec. 20 and a funeral was held Dec. 21 at Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Cathedral.

Remembrances may be made to Kids N Cancer, c/o Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Cathedral.