The Sellwood Bee - Obituaries

SUBMITTED PHOTO - Robert James Gilbertz
December 19, 2016

Robert James Gilbertz

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February 18, 1927 - November 25, 2016 Robert James Gilbertz died peacefully at home surrounded by his family on November 25, 2016
Barbara Elaine Wilkins
November 26, 2016

Barbara Elaine Wilkins February 7, 1930 - October 5, 2016

by THE BEE
A pioneer in the power transmission industry passes away in Westmoreland
COURTESY OF LISA HILL - Theodore Ted Mahar
November 26, 2016

Theodore 'Ted' Mahar 1940 - October 19, 2016

by THE BEE
Highly-regarded film critic in Portland for many years passes at age 76


Bette Workman Howard
October 28, 2016

Bette Workman Howard

by THE BEE
August 17, 1920 - September 16, 2016
Frederick John Kupel
October 01, 2016

Frederick John Kupel

by THE BEE
April 22, 1929 - August 27, 2016 Fred Kupel, until recently a resident of Eastmoreland, was born in Glendale, California, on April 22, 1929, to Martin Charles Kupel and Lorene (Scott-Murray)…
Song Thach, in a photo taken shortly before his death
September 30, 2016

Song Thach

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May 5, 1950 - July 31, 2016 Mr. Song Thach was born in Travinh, Vietnam, on the fifth of May in 1950. After living his early life in Travinh, Vietnam, he emigrated to Portland, and lived in…
Evelyn Babe Shradle, shown at her newspaper mail-addressing machine in the long-ago office of THE BEE, in Sellwood.
August 05, 2016

Evelyn "Babe" Schradle

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September 9, 1921 - May 25, 2016 Evelyn Palon was born in the family farmhouse in Scio, Oregon, in the mid-Willamette Valley on September 9, 1921, to Ed and Barbara Palon, and received her…

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