Cecilia, 95, died December 9 in Salem. She was born in Stayton and
lived here all her life. Cecilia farmed with her husband. She was
a member of Immaculate Conception Catholic Church and St. Mary
Altar Society. Cecilia sang at many weddings when she was younger.
She played the violin, liked to quilt, crochet, do embroidery,
gardening with her flowers, and always had homemade cookies
available. Cecilia always put others before herself. She married
Harvey Fery on November 8, 1938 in Stayton, he preceded her in
death on September 17, 1975.
survived by children: JoAnn Robson of Keizer, Jeanette (Larry)
Griesenauer of Salem, Janice (Clark) Smith of Stayton and Joe
(Karen) Fery of Scio; 10 – grandchildren and 12 –
great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her 8 siblings:
Clara Peters, Anna Ruef, Marie Silbernagel, Agnes Silbernagel, Ed
Silbernagel, Frances Freres, her twin brother Henry Silbernagel
and Al Silbernagel.
will be Thursday, December 15, 2011 at 7:00 pm and Mass of
Christian Burial will be Saturday, December 17, 2011 at 11:00 am
both at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Stayton. There
will be no viewing per Cecilia’s request. Interment
will be in St. Mary Cemetery, Stayton. Contributions may be made
to St. Mary School in Stayton. Serving the family, North
Santiam Funeral Service, Stayton.