Stayton – Cecil, 89,
passed away Thursday in Stayton. He was born in Dallas, Oregon
and lived his whole life in Oregon, mostly in the Willamette
Valley, Lebanon, Scio, Idanha, Stayton, and a short time in
Newport. Cecil was a logger at heart and worked in the logging
industry all his life. He enjoyed fishing, hunting, rock work,
gardening and bowling.
Cecil married Bertha
Evans on November 7, 1938 in Siletz, Oregon. He is survived by
his wife of 70 years Bertha of Stayton. Daughters: Rachel (Bob)
Music of Stayton and Coralee (Marion) Bailey of Lapine.
Grandchildren: Becky Ogg, Rene’ Gutierrez, Richard Music,
Harold Bailey and Alice Stewart. Great-grandchildren: Maria,
Rachel and Eric Gutierrez, Alice and Richard Music, and Shayna
and Cassandra Stewart. Great-great-grandson: Brayden Gutierrez.
Brothers: Dale Duren of Washington, George Franklin Duren of
Oregon and Duane Duren of North Carolina. He was preceded in
death by sisters: Naomi Perdue, Thelma Bilyeu and Nora Mclain.
Memorial Service will
be held at North Santiam Funeral Service Chapel in Stayton on
Saturday, January 24, 2009 at 2:00 PM. Contributions may be made
to Willamette Valley Hospice. Serving the family, North
Santiam Funeral Service, Stayton.