Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Colvins in:
 • Greenwood Hills Cemetery
 • Portland
 • Multnomah County
 • Oregon
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial!
Advertisement
Irene Georgia Spitzer Colvin
Learn about removing the ads from this memorial...
Birth: Feb. 22, 1898
Death: Jul. 26, 1941
Portland
Multnomah County
Oregon, USA

Fall from Auto Fatal to Woman
Mrs. Irene Colvin, 44, of 2835 NE 65th Avenue, died at Portland sanitarium Saturday night, a few hours after she fell from the car of her husband, Ralph at S. E. 82nd avenue and Stark street.
Patrolmen F. W. Cambas and J. H. Braly reported that Mrs. Colvin apparently fell when her husband applied the car's brakes hurriedly. They said Colvin told them he was traveling about 12 miles an hour.
The death was the 21st traffic fatality in Portland this year. (Oregonian 7-27-1941)

Colvin—July 26, Irene Georgia Colvin, late of 2835 NE 65th ave., wife of Ralph Colvin, mother of Mrs. Amelia Brown, Mrs. R. B. Ward, Dorothy, Margie and Ralph Colvin, Jr., sister of Mrs. M. R. Plants, Mrs. B. R. Harris, Mrs. T. N. Anderson, Mrs. S. H. Green, W. M. and Bert Spitzer. Also one grandchild. Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday, July 30, at 1 p.m. from the Pearson Funeral Church, NE Knott st. at Union ave. Friends invited. Interment, Greenwood Hill cemetery. Oregonian , July 29, 1941 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Ralph Alfred Colvin (1893 - 1958)*
 
 Children:
  Amelia Irene Colvin (1917 - 2010)*
  Norma Jean Colvin Ward (1919 - 2005)*
  Dorothy Louise Colvin Brown (1922 - 2007)*
  Margie May Colvin Forney (1925 - 2007)*
  Ralph Benjamin Colvin (1933 - 1985)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Greenwood Hills Cemetery
Portland
Multnomah County
Oregon, USA
 
Created by: Nancy Stout
Record added: Apr 24, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 109140220
Irene Georgia <i>Spitzer</i> Colvin
Added by: Ellen Notbohm
 
Irene Georgia <i>Spitzer</i> Colvin
Cemetery Photo
Added by: Pam R.
 
 
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

 
 
 Advertisement

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service