Jerry Owsley

June 10, 1930 — Nov. 16, 2013

Jerry Owsley, 83, a longtime resident of Hillsboro, died Nov. 16 at the Hopewell House in Portland.

A celebration of life service will be held on Saturday, Dec. 7, at 1 p.m. at the Fuiten, Rose and Hoyt Funeral Home in Forest Grove. Private entombment will be held at the Forest View Mausoleum in Forest Grove.

Owsley was born June 10, 1930, in Sheridan, Wyo. He was one of three sons of the late Warren and Mable (Jays) Owsley.

He married his wife Louise on Dec. 15, 1954.

Mr. Owsley enlisted in the U.S. Marine Corps in 1949, and then retired in 1969 after serving 20 years.

Survivors include his wife and many nieces, nephews and cousins.