Victor Lawrence Farber

May 2, 1941 - September 28, 2013 -

Victor Lawrence Farber, 72, died Sept. 18, 2013 in ­Tualatin after a brief illness. He was born May 2, 1941, in Plattsburgh, N.Y. to Lawrence and Helena Farber and grew up in North Brookfield, N.Y. He was retired after working as an engineer for Jacobs Engineering. He did the electrical designs for many hospitals, ­libraries and microchip fabrication plants. He moved to Canby in 1994. He enjoyed restoring his ’59 Thunderbird, fixing things and teaching his skills to his children.

Survivors include his loving wife, Juanita JR Farber, sons; Victor, Jr., of Rolla, Mo., Joseph and Andrew, of Tucson, Ariz., daughter, Elizabeth Presson, of Tucson, Ariz., stepsons; K. Scott and Russell Coopwood, stepdaughter, Jennifer Lingafelter, sisters; Linda Decker, of Punta Gorda, Fla., Patricia Huntley, of Pheonix, Ariz., brothers; Claude, of Waterville, N.Y., Elwood, of ­Albuquerque, N.M., Arthur, of Theodore, Ala., Lawrence Jr., of Clinton, N.Y. ; and 12 grandchildren. His second wife, Frances preceded him in death. ­Services were held.

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