|Birth: ||Nov. 27, 1921|
|Death: ||Apr. 26, 2006|
VENETA - A celebration of life will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, May 5, at Lane Memorial Gardens & Funeral Home in Eugene for MaryLou DuWell of Veneta. She died April 26 of age-related causes at age 84. Visitation will be from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday and 9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Friday at the funeral home.
She was born Nov. 27, 1921, in Missoula, Mont., to James and Mary Kossoff Robertson. She married Vernon DuWell on Aug. 9, 1960, in Reno, Nev. He died June 28, 2005.
She was the first woman police officer in the Eugene-Springfield police department in the 1950s. She also was a bookkeeper at the Appliance Center in Eugene and owner of the Pub Tavern in Noti.
Survivors include two daughters, Salli McQuaid and Roxanne Reid; three sons, Vernon DuWell II, Greg Randall and Jeff Randall; two stepsons, Gordon DuWell and Leo DuWell; a brother, Gus Robertson; 17 grandchildren; and 20 great-grandchildren. A son, Ron Randall, died in 2004.
Entombment will be at Lane Memorial Gardens. Remembrances to the American Cancer Society.
Register Guard Apr 30 2006
Vernon John Duwell (1922 - 2005)*
Lane Memorial Gardens
Created by: In memory of Scott
Record added: Apr 30, 2006
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