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Camilla Rose Butler
August 23, 1922 – June 13 2015

Sublimity – Camilla, 92, (or as she would say--“almost 93!”) passed away peacefully on Saturday, June 13, 2015 in Sublimity, surrounded by all of her seven children and their spouses.

Camilla was born in Sublimity to Nicholas and Cecilia (Springer) Lulay. She was raised and educated in Sublimity and was a member of the first graduating class of St. Boniface High School.

As a young girl, Camilla met the love of her life, Eugene Butler, they married on July 13, 1943 at St. Boniface Catholic Church in Sublimity. Together they enjoyed 55 years of marriage, until he preceded her in death on September 24, 1998.

Camilla was a bookkeeper for Lulay Brothers Lumber Company, co-founded by her father, Nicholas and her Uncle Joe Lulay. Throughout the years she continued her bookkeeping skills for several local companies and was also a Small Business Owner.

Camilla was very active in her community as a former member of St. Boniface Altar Society, St. Boniface Grade School and Regis High School PTA and school boards. She also was a former member of the Santiam Memorial Hospital Board of Directors, a charter member of the Santiam Golf Course, a member of the Red Hat Society, and was very active with the Stayton Senior Center.

Camilla was an accomplished artist most known for her oil paintings. She enjoyed cake decorating, cooking and baking, sewing, playing the organ, dancing, pinochle, bingo and traveling.

Camilla’s greatest joy was spending time with her family. A special treat for many years was her annual “Grandkids Picnic”.

Camilla is survived by her children: Roseann Coyle, Jane (Andy) Heuberger, Nancy Butler, Alice (Rex) Longfellow, Lou Ann (Ron) Ziglinski, Martin (Danell) Butler, Dean (Lisa) Buter; sister: Velma Lulay Russell; grandchildren: Jason & Bryan Coyle, Joanie Wigginton, Jon Heuberger, Tiffany Siegmund, Katrina Lopez, Jamie Dalke, Tiffany Rauser, Doug Longfellow, Amanda Miotke, Wendy Kinsley, Jacob Butler, Jessica Bryan, Jacki, Jennifer, Haley and Jordan Butler; 18 great-grandchildren and 1 great-great-grandson, along with numerous nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband, Gene, infant son, Dale, son-in-law, Jim Coyle, sister, Anne Mackie, and brothers, Leonard, Orville, and Bernard Lulay.

The family would like to extend their gratitude to Dr. Andy S. Carp, Camilla’s special angel, Elizabeth at Elliott Residence, Marian Estates and Serenity Hospice.

Viewing will be held from 3-7 pm on Thursday, June 18, 2015 at North Santiam Funeral Service, Stayton, with Rosary to follow at 7 pm at St. Boniface Catholic Church, Sublimity. Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Friday, June 19, 2015 at 10:30 am at St. Boniface Catholic Church in Sublimity, with interment to follow at St. Boniface Cemetery in Sublimity. Donations may be made to St. Boniface’s Catholic Church, Sublimity, or St. Mary’s Catholic Church Remodeling Project, Shaw. Serving the family, North Santiam Funeral Service, Stayton.

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