- Greta was born on November 7, 1935 in Dresden, Kansas
where she spent many happy years surrounded by her wonderful
Aunts, Uncles and cousins. Greta passed away on February 21,
2020 in Stayton.
she was 11 she took a train to Oregon with her mother and
brother Lee and they moved to Jefferson.
She graduated from Jefferson High School where she
was a cheerleader with her best friend, who became her
married David Bradley in 1953 and they lived in Stayton.
They had five children and later divorced.
She married the love of her life, Tom Van Veen and
they had one child. Greta
worked many years alongside Tom in his medical practice.
Tom and Greta were married for 48 happy years.
most important part of Greta’s life were her husband and
children, and later her grandchildren and
great-grandchildren. She loved all sports and anything her
children or grandchildren were participants in.
She was a huge Oregon Duck and Regis Ram fan and
spent many hours watching both teams.
She loved decorating for the holidays, especially
Christmas, reading and watching old Westerns and Lifetime
was preceded in death by her mother, Blanche Morrisette,
father Lyle Cameron, brother Lee Cameron and his wife Amy.
She is survived by children
Cami Doerfler (Dick), Lori Lulay (Alan), Mindy Van Vleet
(Ben), David Bradley (Caisy), Sloan Bradley (Sheryl) and
Beth Van Veen, Step-Daughters Krista Van Veen (Greg) and
Karen Hart (Pete), 24 Grandchildren: Kristy (Ty) Reinhart,
Ryan Lulay, Shannon (Lenin) Sarmiento, Lenny (Jolene)
Doerfler, Adam (Cheree) Lulay, Justin (Shannon) Doerfler,
Seth Lulay, Erich (Amy) Lulay, Rich (Laura) Doerfler, Jared
(Kara) Lulay, Alexandria (Adrian) Daniels, Reilly Santa,
Zoey Van Vleet, Michael (Arielle) Van Vleet, Melissa Van
Vleet, Michelle Van Vleet, Daphne, Emma, Margaret Van Veen,
David Van Veen, Devin (Mary) Denny, Noah Castro, Caleb
Castro & Benjamin Castro.30 Great-Grandchildren: Hannah
Ramage, Carson andJax Reinhart, Josiah and Isaiah
Sarmiento, Shelbi and Jordan Doerfler,Piper,James and Sloane
Doerfler, Addison,Ethan and Kyler Lulay, Sarina and Sage
Lulay, Sydney and Carly Lulay, Kwinten and Josslen Lulay,Ben
and David Van Vleet,James Van Vleet, Brandyn and Nikolai Van
Vleet, Chloe and Emory Daniels, Delanee Denny and Chase and
and many nieces and nephews including the children of her
beloved brother Lee, Lonnie, Lane and Larry Cameron and
service will be held on Thursday, February 27th at
Immaculate Conception Church.
The Recitation of Rosary will be at 11:00 am followed
by the Mass of Christian Burial at 11:30 am.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Regis St
Mary Catholic School. Serving
the family is North
Santiam Funeral Service.