|Birth: ||Feb. 27, 1921|
|Death: ||Aug. 14, 2010|
Feb. 27, 1921 - Aug. 14, 2010
SALEM - Ruth Melzer, born February 27,1921 in Portland, Oregon, died on August 14, 2010. She and her husband, Jack resided in Salem, Oregon. Ruth retired in 1983 after 30 years of employment with Bell Telephone Company. Jack preceded her in death in 1993. Before, during and after her retirement, she enjoyed traveling with her husband to Honolulu, Hawaii where they made many friends. Due to poor health, she recently had to move from her home in Salem of 65 years to an Assisted Living Facility. Ruth is survived by her children, Alan Melzer, Julianne Weed, and Marilyn Freeburn; five grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren. Private services will be held. Contributions can be made to Casey Eye Institute for Macular Degeneration, Attn: Krystal Logan, 3375 S.W. Terwilliger Blvd., Portland, OR 97239.
Published in StatesmanJournal on August 17, 2010
Created by: Craig (Gibson/Tucker) Hu...
Record added: Aug 17, 2010
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