– Evelyn, 96, died Thursday, June 18 in Sublimity. She was
born in Oregon and lived for many years on the farm in
Aumsville. Evelyn worked as a cook in different restaurants
for many years. She was involved in Home Extension and the
Corn Festival. Evelyn could sing like an angel and played the
organ by ear. She was a wonderful cook, canner, gardner and
seamstress. Evelyn made a mark on all of her grandchildren’s
lives and had a valuable influence on them.
is survived by children: Leslie Hofmann of Portland, Jan
Leventhal of Salem, Richard (Katie) Leventhal of Albany and
Bill (Nancy) Selnes of Stayton; grandchildren: Michael, Mark,
Holly, Sissy, Buzz, Michael, Scott, Josh, Dustin, Zoey, Will,
Lindsey and Jonathan; 13 great-grandchildren and one
great-great-grandson. Evelyn was preceded in death by her
husband, Arnold Selnes, son, David Leventhal, grandson, Billy
and 2 sisters.
family services will be held. Private interment in Aumsville
Cemetery. Serving the family, North
Santiam Funeral Service, Stayton.