Ernest Henry Kahle

1923 to 2013 -

Lifelong Wilsonville resident Ernest Henry Kahle died Aug. 25, 2013. He was 89.

Born to Carl and Olga Kahle, Mr. Kahle was raised in Wilsonville and attended West Linn High School. He served in the U.S. Navy during World War II.

He was a farmer by profession and enjoyed gardening. He was a member of Christ Lutheran Church in Aurora.

He married Barbara Califf on Aug. 24, 1947, in Oregon City. She preceded him in death on Dec. 12, 1990.

Survivors include his daughter, Julie Kahle of Wilsonville; son, Ernest Kahle of Glide; two grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.

A memorial service will be held Sept. 7 at 11 a.m. at Christ Lutheran Church, 15029 Second St., Aurora.

Remembrances may be made to the kitchen fund at Christ Lutheran Church.