|Birth: ||Nov. 11, 1923|
|Death: ||Feb. 21, 2011|
Carl E. Doversberger, 87, of West Linn, Ore. and a former resident of Tipton, passed away on Monday, Feb. 21, 2011.
Carl was born Nov. 11,1923 in Tipton to Elmer and Carolyn (Yontz) Doversberger.
Carl was a member of Zoar Lutheran Church in Canby, Ore. and a former member of Emanuel Lutheran Church in Tipton.
Carl graduated from Tipton High School in 1941. He served in Company A, 164th infantry, Eighth Army, Americal Division during World War II.
After many years of farming in Indiana, Carl worked as a foreman for Taylor Chain Co. in Hammond and as a warehouse operator for Vierk Distributing Co. in Harvey, Ill.
Carl will be remembered for his active support of the church; his devotion to his family; his gentle, kind, and compassionate spirit; and his infectious laughter.
He is survived by his wife of 62 years, Martha (Poppe) Doversberger; his son, Rev. Nicholas (Kristine) Doversberger of Oregon City, Ore.; his daughter, Mary (David) Hood of Portland, Ore.; four granddaughters, Sarah (Kelly) Halliwell, Jeanna (Bill) Doversberger, Rachel Hood and Catherine Hood; great-grandchildren, Matthew and Abigail Halliwell and Emma Doversberger; one sister, Betty (late Ralph) Rump of Tipton; two brothers, Robert (Betsy) Doversberger and James Doversberger, both of Indianapolis; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be on Tuesday in Gresham, Ore. with burial following at Willamette National Cemetery, Portland, Ore.
Memorial contributions may be made to Zoar Lutheran Church, 190 SW 3rd St., Canby, OR 97013, for the building fund or World Hunger Appeal.
Elmer C Doversberger (1899 - 1957)
Carolyn Doversberger (1902 - 1994)
Willamette National Cemetery
Created by: Catie & Will
Record added: Feb 25, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 66128786
Added: Jun. 18, 2011
In loving memory of our dear father, grandfather, and husband. You live on in all of our hearts.|
your loving family
Added: Mar. 20, 2011