Richard E. Greer

Richard E. Greer, of Hillsboro, previously of Forest Grove, 77, died Friday, Oct. 11, 2013.

Services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 17 at Mount Olive Lutheran Church, 2325 17th Ave., Forest Grove.

He was born Nov. 4, 1935, in Matheson, Colo.

He served in the U.S. Army. He later developed a language training system for his company, Technical Language Training Systems, and wrote two books on teaching English as a second language.

He enjoyed studying, writing, playing guitar and singing country-western songs.

Survivors include his wife, Barbara.

The family suggests remembrances in his name be made to Mount Olive Lutheran Church, the Wounded Warriors, or the Hillsboro Fire & Rescue Department.

Homer L. Waldrop

Homer L. Waldrop, 81, of Hillsboro, died Thursday, Oct. 3, 2013.

Arrangements are pending through Tualatin Valley Funeral Alternatives in Hillsboro, which will release a complete obituary in the next issue.