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Thomas Marshall Beall Sr. 

Dec. 23, 1916 - March 13, 2013

Thomas Marshall Beall Sr. died March 13 at the age of 96 in Lake Oswego.

He was born Dec. 23, 1916, to John G. and Della (Reid) Beall in Eva, Ala. He was primarily raised in Jerome, Idaho, and moved to Oregon in 1940. He went to high school in Jerome, and attended Albion State Normal at Albion, Idaho, and Utah State University at Logan.

Mr. Beall was in the U.S. Army, and was director of athletics at Ft. Lewis Washington during World War II; served in the Army and was honorably discharged as a sergeant in July of 1946.

He and Gladys (Hogan) were married in Vancouver, Wash., in 1940. She preceded him in death in January 2007.

 Mr. Beall had many activities and hobbies, including golf at the Willamette Valley Golf Club, where he was a 40-year member. He enjoyed all sports and outdoor activities and gardening.

He was the founder of The Linebackers Organization, supporting athletics at the University of Oregon and Oregon State.

Mr. Beall is survived by: his sons, Thomas Marshall Beall Jr. and Ronald Hogan Beall.; daughter, Sally Mae Beall; six grandchildren; Kimberly A. Lusk, Angie K. Trapp, Hilary C. Rosinkrantz, Sean G. Beall, Kyle Hogan Beall and Lindsay S. Miadich; and 14 great-grandchildren.

A family gathering was held on March 24. 

Arrangements: Canby Funeral Chapel.     

Jerry Albert Marshall

Aug. 29, 1935 - March 14, 2013

Redland resident Jerry Albert Marshall died on March 14, at age 77.

He was born in Portland on Aug. 29, 1935, to parents Helen B. and George A. Marshall. He was raised in Portland, graduating from Jefferson High School and earning a bachelor’s degree from Portland State University. He moved to Redland in 1970.

He had been employed as a soil scientist, in the Planning Department at Clackamas County; he retired in 1991.

He is survived by: wife, Suzanne D. Marshall; sons, Steven Andrew Marshall and Jerry S. Marshall; brother, George E. Marshall; and granddaughter, Megan N. Marshall.

His parents preceded him in death.

A public funeral was held on March 22 at 1 p.m. at Canby Funeral Chapel, 160 S. Grant St., in Canby. Arrangements: Canby Funeral Chapel.

Dennis J. ‘Denny’ Wolf

June 12, 1933 - March 18, 2013

Milwaukie resident Dennis James Wolf died on March 18 at age 79.

He was born in Hubbard, the youngest of seven children.  His family moved to Mt. Angel where he grew up.  He was drafted into the U. S. Army and went to Korea to serve.  

He married Anita in 1955, and they relocated to Milwaukie and raised five children.  He spent over 40 years in the floor covering industry and became known for his craftsmanship. 

He loved raising birds of all kinds and had a canine companion for most of his adult life.  He enjoyed fishing and hunting, especially with his three sons.  His yard and garden were his pride and joy and he delighted in cultivating fruits, vegetables and flowers. 

He was a devout Catholic and was a member of  St. John the Baptist parish in Milwaukie.

Mr. Wolf is survived by: his wife, Anita; sister, Elma Bochsler; children, Wendy, Keith and his wife, Patty, Denise and her husband, Nick, Craig and his wife, Chris and Kevin and his wife, Stacey; seven grandchildren; and one great-grandchild. 

 A Recitation of the Holy Rosary was held, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial on March 25 at Saint John the Baptist Catholic Church. 

A private interment with full military honors will be held at Willamette National Cemetery.

Arrangements: Stehn Family Chapels Milwaukie Tribute Center.



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