Salem – Roland, 98
went to be with Jesus October 9, 2015 in Salem. He was born in
Seattle, WA and grew up in Portland. Roland lived in
Albuquerque, NM, working for Sandia Corporation, AEC until
retirement in 1975. He moved to Madras in 1976.
In 1993 he moved to Willamette Valley living in Turner,
Sublimity and Salem.
He married Helen
Gwynn in Salem on September 18, 1940, who preceded him in
death on October 17, 2008. Roland married Lila Raburn in Salem
on May 23, 2009. He was an active member of Cascade View Free
Methodist Church in Sublimity. He enjoyed woodworking, playing
the organ and using the computer.
Roland is survived
by his wife: Lila Millican of Salem; daughter: Sheryll (David)
Ralls of Turner; his grandchildren Michael Ralls (Carmen) of
Canby and Rhonda Seabolt (Stephen) of Poway, CA; also
great-grandchildren, Alicia and Elena Ralls of Canby and
Madeleine and Jacqueline Seabolt of Poway.
In addition his step-children : Diana Carlson of Boca
Raton, FL, Linda Evans of Grand Junction, CO, Jayne (Frank)
Stewart of Denver, CO, and Tom Raburn (Cheryl) of Madras, OR.
A Memorial Service
will be held Saturday, October 17, 2015, 10:30 am at Cascade
View Free Methodist Church in Sublimity. In lieu of flowers
the family asks that contributions may be made to Cascade View
Christian School, PO Box 157, Sublimity, OR 97385. Serving the
family, North Santiam
Funeral Service, Stayton.