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Troy Madeliene Herbst

Nov. 23, 1940-June 25, 2006

Gresham resident Troy Madeliene Herbst, 65, died Sunday, June 25, at her home. A memorial service will be held at 5:30 p.m. Saturday, July 8, at Covenant Presbyterian Church, 18630 S.E. Division St., Gresham.

Troy was born Nov. 23, 1940, in Alabama to Lewis Richard Harkin and John Vera Bivens. Her mother and stepfather, John Vera and Bob Tilly, raised her in Oakland, Calif., where she graduated from Oakland High School in 1958.

On Oct. 8, 1960, she married Walter Glenn Herbst in Milwaukie. They moved to Gresham in 1966. Troy was a homemaker.

Troy was a member of Covenant Presbyterian Church, where she served as a deacon. She supported Snow-CAP Community Charities through various fund-raisers and activities.

Survivors include her husband of Gresham; daughters, Kathleen Henri and Nicole Harvey, both of Gresham; sons, Glenn Herbst Jr. and Shawn Herbst, both of Gresham; and seven grandchildren.

Memorial contributions can be made to Snow-CAP.

Gresham Funeral Chapel is handling arrangements.