|Birth: ||Aug. 18, 1917|
|Death: ||Mar. 28, 2001|
News-Register, McMinnville, Oregon, March 31, 2001
A funeral for Wilma Russell Bergevin of Bend will be held at 10 a.m. Monday in the chapel of Macy & Son Funeral Directors, McMinnville. The Rev. Bernard Turner will officiate.
Private family interment will be in Evergreen Memorial Park, McMinnville.
The funeral home will be open for visitation from noon to 6 p.m. Sunday.
Mrs. Bergevin died March 28, 2001, in Bend. She was 83.
She was born Aug. 18, 1917, in Sheridan, the daughter of Victor A. and Barbara Duerst Russell. She attended Linfield College, McMinnville.
She lived in Yamhill County for 43 years and worked for Oregon Mutual Insurance Co. for 23 years.
She and Oliver Bergevin were married Oct. 19, 1958.
Mrs. Bergevin lived in Newport from 1959 to 1965 and in Beaverton from 1965 to 1999. She owned a Styrofoam manufacturing company. She also had worked as a retail clerk for Rhodes and a bookkeeper for Porter Trucking Co. She had lived in Bend since 1999.
She enjoyed sports and was a fan of Oregon State University and the Portland Trail Blazers.
Survivors include two nieces, Roselynn Moore of Bend and Rayann Smith of Vancouver, Wash.
She was preceded in death by her husband in 1972 and by a twin brother, William, in 1997.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Bend Senior Citizens Center in care of Macy & Son Funeral Directors, 135 N.E. Evans St., McMinnville, OR 97128.
Victor A Russell (1879 - 1956)
Barbara Duerst Russell (1882 - 1963)
Oliver L Bergevin (1910 - 1972)*
Evergreen Memorial Park
Created by: Sheri West
Record added: Aug 11, 2007
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