Bethlin Rose Harmon
Bethlin Rose Harmon passed away May 31, 2018 in Newberg, Oregon.
Bethlin graduated from Franklin High School in Portland, OR followed by her graduation from George Fox College in 1952. After graduate studies for her teaching degree she taught school for many years in the Portland and Milwaukie area schools. Bethlin majored in music in college and was a excellent pianist for many choirs and church services since she was in high school. Bethlin loved to travel and visited over 30 countries with her husband, children and friends. Bethlin took great delight in her grandchildren and great-grandchildren attending games, plays, birthday parties and performances every chance of she could. Most importantly Bethlin would like to be remembered for living a true example of a joyful Christian life.
Bethlin married Howard March 3rd, 1951 and they celebrated their love for each other for over 67 years. She is survived by her husband Howard, sister Dorothy Haveman, sister Virginia Hardy, daughter Marilyn Harmon, son David Harmon, three grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. She is predeceased by her parents John and Yvonne Judd, brother Carl Judd, sister Lavelle Steiger and daughter Judy Harmon.
A celebration of her life will be held at Newberg Friends Church on June 16th at 2:00 PM.
The family would like to send a special thank you to the Providence Hospice and Friendsview health care staff for your loving care during her last month here on earth.