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William A. Lulay Jr.
February 25, 1928 – February 27, 2015

Jordan - William A. “Bill” Lulay, 87, died Friday, February 27 at his home in Jordan, not a quarter mile away from where he was born at Lulay Bros. Logging Camp on February 25, 1928. His family later moved to Sublimity, where he attended grade school. Bill went to high school at Mt. Angel Seminary.

Bill married Lorraine Walker on January 22, 1949 in Mt. Angel. They were married for 63 years. She preceded him in death on April 23, 2012.

Logging was a lifelong profession for Bill. He started working for his father, Bill Lulay Sr.; during the summers when he was in grade school at Lulay Bros. Lumber Co. In 1967, Lulay Timber Co. was formed by Bill’s father and his three sons Don, Bill Jr., and Clement. Bill worked in the woods helping run the logging company until he was 75.

Bill was a member of Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church in Jordan. Volunteering was something Bill didn’t shy away from, serving on multiple boards. He served on grade school, high school, and hospital boards including 27 years at Lourdes School. He devoted his life to his family and the Catholic Faith. He enjoyed playing and coaching sports, watching high school sports played by his sons, daughters, and grandchildren.  Among other hobbies he enjoyed included elk and deer hunting and family gatherings.

Bill is survived by eight children: Annette Dziados of Salem, Bill (Julie) Lulay III of Lyons, Chuck (Cindy) Lulay of Lyons, Jerry (Kelli) Lulay of Lyons, Rick (Trish) Lulay of Lyons, Roger Lulay (Tammy Riesterer) of Salem, Barb (Jim) Bryan of Portland, and Mark Lulay of Stayton; brother: Clement Lulay of Jordan; sister: Stella Neal of Jordan; 15 grandchildren and 21 great-grandchildren.

Vigil/Rosary service will be Tuesday, March 3, 2015 at 6:00 pm and Mass of Christian Burial will be Wednesday, March 4, 2015 at 12:00 noon, both at Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church in Jordan. Interment in Our Lady of Lourdes Cemetery in Jordan. Contributions may be made to Regis High School 550 W. Regis St. Stayton, OR. 97383 or Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church 39043 Jordan Rd. Scio, OR 97374. Serving the family, North Santiam Funeral Service, Stayton.

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