Ethel, 88, died December 15 in Sublimity. She was born and
raised in Naturita, CO, moving to Portland in 1965 and to
Independence in 1972. Ethel worked as a real estate broker for
40 years, owning and operating Tri County Properties.
She married Kenneth
Crick in July of 1990, he preceded her in death in 2005. Ethel
loved her children, was dedicated to her cows and farm, and
enjoyed raising geraniums and caring for the elderly. She was
a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.
Ethel is survived by
children: Floyd Zufelt of Vancouver, WA, JoAnn Boeve of Scio,
Sandra Olson of Scio, Wayne Heckenlaible of Lyons, and Cheryl
Shones of Wasilla, AK; brother: Hugh Hamilton of Independence;
sister: Wilma Zufelt of Texas; 11 – grandchildren and 5 –
will be Friday, December 27, 2013 at 10:30 am in Willamette
National Cemetery, Portland. Serving the family, North
Santiam Funeral Service, Stayton.