Sherman Washburn

Nov. 5, 1917 - June 17, 2014 -

Sherman Austin Washburn, a former KOIN-TV newscaster who was among the original directors elected to Oak Lodge Sanitary District No. 2 in 1959, died June 17 of natural causes at age 96.

A public celebration of life will be held from 1:15 to 3 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 30, at the Willamette View Manor’s Terrace Auditorium, 12705 S.E. River Road.

He is survived by his son, Philip, and daughter, Jenny Albers. He was preceded in death by his wife, Evelyn Lehrman, and son, Frederick.

Remembrances may be made to the charity of your choice.