|Birth: ||Aug. 23, 1899|
|Death: ||Jul. 27, 2001|
Aug. 1, 2001:
A memorial service will be held Aug. 16 for Rebecca Bangs of Eugene,who died July 27 of age-related causes. She was 101.
Bangs was born Aug. 23, 1899 in Sailor Springs, Ill.,to William and Sarah Rice Sailor.She moved to the Eugene area in 1903. She lived in Lowell and on a farm near Noti. After graduating from Elmira High School,she attended
Boenke Walker Business School in Portland. She taught school in Elmira and Noti and worked at the Lane County Courthouse before her marriage.
She married Abraham Bangs in Hillsboro on Oct. 13, 1928. He died Oct.18, 1957.
Bangs and her husband were two of the earliest members of the Eugene Hunt Club. She served many years on the club's horse show committee.
Her interests included knitting and playing cards. She was an active member of St. Mary's Episcopal church in Eugene.
Survivors include a daughter, Sally Green of Eugene; four grandchildren;and two great-grandchildren. A son, Halton, and a grandson, Bradley Bangs,died previously.
The Aug. 16 service will be at 11 a.m. at St. Mary's Episcopal Church.Inurnment will be at Sailor Cemetery in Noti. Musgrove Family Mortuary in Eugene is in charge of arrangements.
William W. Sailor (1852 - 1931)
Sarah A. Rice Sailor (1862 - 1948)
Abraham F. Bangs (1884 - 1957)
Halton Sailor Bangs (1930 - 1999)*
Thomas J. Sailor (1885 - 1967)*
Jessie D Sailor Walker (1888 - 1976)*
Wilson Luther Sailor (1894 - 1959)*
Rebecca Alberta Sailor Bangs (1899 - 2001)
Myron D. Sailor (1906 - 1958)*
Created by: Tami K.
Record added: Jun 18, 2008
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