Merrily A. Dressler

April 4, 1942 - July 31, 2014-

Merrily A. Dressler, 72 of Canby died July 31, 2014. She was born April 4, 1942 in Portland. She was married to Jesse Dressler Jr. for 35 years.

She worked for a variety of places and retired as a typesetter from Portland Public Schools. Her hobbies included reading, sewing, quilting and scrapbooking. She enjoyed camping, fishing, square dancing and going to the beach.

She was a member of Bridge to Life Fellowship Church in Canby and also the First Baptist Church in Portland.

Survivors include her husband, and their children: Peter, Julie, Jesse, Deborah and Richard; 11 grandchildren; 6 great-grandchildren and 1 on the way.

Memorial service is Tuesday, Aug. 12 at 2 p.m. at Canby Pioneer Chapel, following will be a potluck at Aurora Knights of Pythias Hall in Aurora.

Donations may be made to Legacy Hopewell Hospice in Portland