Stanley O. Wartenbee,
86, of Scio, passed away on Saturday, January 30th in Lebanon.
He was born at Aberdeen, South Dakota and grew up in
South Dakota before serving in the US Army during WWII. He was
married to Mavis Morrison on August 2, 1942, they later
had worked as a Ford mechanic and worked in a granite quarry
before moving to Oregon in 1952. He was married to Lillian
Mummert on March 1, 1963 in Albany.
He had worked in the mill at Long Bell, Williams
Mayflower in Eugene for 19 years, also as a truck driver for
Capitol City transfer (Bekins) in Salem before retiring in 1985.
He was a member of the local teamsters in Salem, the
Stayton VFW Post 5638 and enjoyed attending military reunions.
He enjoyed gun shows,
fishing and hunting, playing cards and traveling.
Contributions may be made on his behalf to Veterans of Foreign
Survived by daughter,
Darlene Olson of Veneta; son, Dwight Wartenbee of Elmira;
step-children, Jim Moulton and Monica Dickinson both of Wyoming;
sister, Jean Benting of Portland; 12 grandchildren; and numerous
great and great-great grandchildren.
He was preceded in death sons, Richard and Stanley Jr.
Funeral service will
be Saturday, February, 6th at 10:30 am at Weddle Funeral Chapel,
Stayton, OR. Burial
will follow with military honors at Franklin Butte Cemetery in
Scio. Arrangements by Weddle