Ruth M. Wallin

Services have been held for Ruth Mildred Wallin, 95, of Forest Grove, who died Saturday, Sept. 21, 2013.

She was born Oct. 11, 1917, in Gaston, to George and Myrtle (Kopplin) McAdams.

She married Sigurd Wallin in 1938 in Gaston. Following their marriage, they lived in Lebanon, Gaston, Bald Peak and Forest Grove.

She was preceded in death by her parents, George and Myrtle McAdams; brothers, Harold McAdams, Gerald McAdams and Kenneth McAdams; sister, Helen Farleigh; and grandson, Grant Wallin.

Survivors include her husband, Sigurd A. Wallin of Forest Grove; her children, James Wallin of Hillsboro, Janice Awe of Pacific City, Ore., Dennis Wallin of Wasilla, Alaska, and Mary Ellen Pearson of Beaverton; four grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.