Sublimity – Doris,
88, a lifelong resident of Sublimity passed away on December
21. She was born on August 21, 1926 to Adam and Rose (Kintz)
Susbauer. Doris married Thomas Frederick Owen on November 9,
1943. He preceded her in death on October 19, 2002. Together
they spent many years fishing the lakes of Central Oregon and
tending to their garden, which could provide enough veggies
for their family and many grateful neighbors. Doris was a
member of St. Boniface Catholic Church and the Catholic Order
She is survived by
her daughters: Cheryl (Gary) Gries of Roseburg and Gayle
(Gary) Miner of Damascus; grandchildren: Tom Gries, Jason
Gries, Kathryn Nelson, Sara Burri and Andrew Miner;
great-grandchildren: Tyler Gries, Trey Gries, Audrey Gries,
Keanan Gries, Emma Burri and Ruby Burri. Doris was preceded in
death by her parents, and siblings, Raymond and Viola Susbauer,
Donna Schachtsick and Rita Young.
Mass of Christian
Burial will be Friday, January 2, 2015 at 11:00 am at St.
Boniface Catholic Church in Sublimity. Interment will be in
St. Boniface Cemetery, Sublimity. Contributions may be made to
St. Boniface Catholic Church or Regis High School. Serving the
family, North Santiam
Funeral Service, Stayton.