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Gwendolyn Mary Neely
Gwendolyn Mary Neely died Nov. 10, 2007. She was 94.
Born Gwendolyn Longbottom on May 30, 1912, Mrs. Neely lived her entire life in Yakima, Wash., until moving to Lake Oswego last year.
She married Donald R. Neely in 1934. She was a homemaker and helped with the family fruit orchard business. She was a charter member of the Yakima Women's Century Club for 50 years and was a lifelong member of St. Michael's Episcopal Church in Yakima, as were her parents.
Preceding her in death are her husband Donald in 2006, son Robert Neely in 1995 and son-in-law R. Joseph Okoneski in 2000.
Survivors include her daughter and son-in-law Carole and Dr. George Gross of Lake Oswego, brother James Lane of Yakima, three grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.
A memorial service will be held at noon on Saturday, Nov. 17 at Christ Church Episcopal Parish, 1060 Chandler Rd. in Lake Oswego.
Interment will be in Yakima. Remembrances may be sent to Legacy Hospice or Christ Church Episcopal Parish.
Michael Patrick Mulqueeney died Nov. 7, 2007 of lymphoma. He was 26.
Mr. Mulqueeney was born Jan. 27, 1981, in Pendleton, Ore., to Patrick and Kristin Mulqueeney. The family moved to Lake Oswego in 1983, and he remained in the area his entire life.
He graduated from Jesuit High School in 1999. He attended the University of Oregon and graduated from Portland State University.
Mr. Mulqueeney was a sales representative for R.S.I. Home Products.
A Mass of Christian Burial was held Nov. 13 at St. John Fisher Catholic Church.
Survivors include his parents Patrick and Kristin Mulqueeney of Lake Oswego, brother Adam Mulqueeney of Portland, sister Erin Mulqueeney-Asher of Portland and grandfather Webster Anderson of Seattle, Wash.
Remembrances may be sent to Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, 9320 S.W. Barbur Blvd., Portland, Ore., 97219.
Nancy Louise Leatherman
Nancy Louise Leatherman died Nov. 8, 2007 at the age of 78.
She was born in Grafton, W. Va. on March 1, 1929. She graduated from Parkersburg High School in l945, and in 1950 she married Robert F. Leatherman. The couple moved to Lake Oswego in l967. Mrs. Leatherman was a full-time mother and homemaker while raising her two daughters. She was a volunteer for the Lake Oswego Garden Club, the Assistance League and served as PTA president. For several years she wrote a cooking column and was the restaurant critic, 'Roberta Frank,' for the Lake Oswego Review.
For 23 years, Mrs. Leatherman owned and managed the Lake Oswego women's clothing store, The Clothes Closet.
Survivors include her daughter, Laura Groth and husband Steve, of Lake Oswego; her daughter, Leslie Jenson and husband, Mark, of Wilsonville; four granddaughters and her sister, Charlotte Jones of Cortland, Ohio.
A memorial service will be held at Christ Church Episcopal Parish, 1060 Chandler Road in Lake Oswego on Saturday, Nov. 24 at 1 p.m. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that remembrances be made to Christ Church Episcopal Parish in Lake Oswego.