|Birth: ||Feb. 22, 1898|
|Death: ||Jul. 26, 1941|
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
Ralph Alfred Colvin (1893 - 1958)*
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)*
Greenwood Hills Cemetery
Created by: Nancy Stout
Record added: Apr 24, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 109140220
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