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Vern Morris Colvin
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Birth: Feb. 24, 1902
Cambridge
Washington County
Idaho, USA
Death: Nov. 4, 1984
Forest Grove
Washington County
Oregon, USA

Vern was the third child of William Thomas and Grace Mae (Castle) Colvin. He married Mabel Edith Zumwalt in 1922 and they had one daughter: Barbara Marie.

The Oregonian, Portland, OR Nov. 7, 1984

Funeral for Vern Morris Colvin will be Wednesday at 1 p.m. in the Donelson, Sewell, Mathews Mortuary. He died Nov. 4, in a Forest Grove care center age 82.

Mr. Colvin was born in Cambridge, Idaho, He and his family moved from Idaho to California by covered wagon. He had lived in Cornelius and Hillsboro for more than 22 years.

Mr. Colvin worked most of his life as a diary farmer and trick driver. For 10 years he also drove a moving van for the Oregon Conference of the Seventh-day Adventist Church. He was an active member of the Hillsboro Seventh-day Church.

Surviving are his wife, Mabel E.; daughter, Barbara Helm, of Gaston; sisters, Birdie Weimer of College Place, Wash., Myrtle Sparhawk of Gresham and Evelyn White of College Place, brothers, Marvin of Carnation, Wash., Harold of Texas, and Bill of Watsonville, Calif., and three grandchildren.

Burial will be in the Mountain View Cemetery in Forest Grove.

 
 
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 Parents:
  William Thomas Colvin (1858 - 1932)
  Grace Mae Castle Colvin (1879 - 1978)
 
 Spouse:
  Mabel Edith Zumwalt Colvin (1904 - 1998)*
 
 Siblings:
  Lillie Birdie Colvin Weimer (1896 - 1993)*
  George Chauncy Colvin (1899 - 1971)**
  Vern Morris Colvin (1902 - 1984)
  Marvin Franklin Colvin (1906 - 1997)*
  Wilmer M Colvin (1908 - 1968)*
  Harold E. Colvin (1913 - 1994)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Inscription:
Married July 2, 1922 - The Lord Is My Shepherd
 
Burial:
Mountain View Memorial Gardens
Forest Grove
Washington County
Oregon, USA
Plot: Lot 144, Grave 16
 
Created by: Sharon
Record added: May 12, 2006
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Vern Morris Colvin
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Vern Morris Colvin
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Vern Morris Colvin
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- Sharon
 Added: Jan. 9, 2012
Rest in peace.
- J. Bean
 Added: May. 13, 2006
 
 
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