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Reuben James Balzer
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Birth: Feb. 3, 1924
Hennepin County
Minnesota, USA
Death: Jan. 25, 2000
Jackson County
Oregon, USA


From the
Mail Tribune Medford, Oregon
January 30, 2000:

Reuben James Balzer

Reuben James Balzer, 75, of Ashland, died Tuesday (Jan. 25, 2000) at Farmington Square. No service is planned.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Nature Conservancy of Oregon, 821 S.E. 14th Ave., Portland, OR 97214, or the Southern Poverty Law Center, P.O. Box 548, Montgomery, AL 36104-0548.

He was born Feb. 2, 1924, in Minneapolis. On July 4, 1976, in Kensington, Calif., he married Nancy Menken, who survives. They moved to the Rogue Valley in 1992 from Manchester, Calif. Mr. Balzer was a medical doctor in California prior to his retirement. He enjoyed bicycling, backpacking, hiking and cross-country skiing.

Survivors, in addition to his wife, include five children; two stepchildren; 13 grandchildren and one great-grandchild.

Arrangements: Ashland Funeral Care.

Family links: 
  Johann P. Balzer (1892 - 1975)
  Anna Siemens Balzer (1892 - 1978)
  John Peter Balzer (1919 - 1993)*
  Reuben James Balzer (1924 - 2000)
*Calculated relationship
Cremated, Ashes given to family or friend.
Created by: S. Curry
Record added: Aug 30, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 41344433


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