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William Homer Bales
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Birth: Sep. 16, 1926
Whiting
Jackson County
Kansas, USA
Death: Aug. 13, 1990
Woodburn
Marion County
Oregon, USA

Bill married Betty Deane Hampton on February 22, 1948. They had three sons, Bill, Doug, & Brad; one daughter, Darci; and eight grandchildren.

He served in the Navy during World War II. He was a sergeant in the Salem Police Department from 1950 to 1962. He then worked as a State Farm agent until retiring shortly before his death.

He is loved and missed by MANY!
 
 
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 Parents:
  Homer Dausen Bales (1899 - 1971)
  Harriet Elizabeth Fiester Bales (1906 - 1993)
 
 Spouse:
  Betty Deane Hampton Bales (1930 - 2004)
 
 Sibling:
  William Homer Bales (1926 - 1990)
  Geraldine Frances Bales Smith (1935 - 2016)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
MM3 US Navy, World War II
 
Note: Katie's maternal grandfather
MM3, US NAVY
 
Burial:
Willamette National Cemetery
Portland
Multnomah County
Oregon, USA
Plot: E, 0, 1632
 
Created by: Katie Baptiste Garrison
Record added: Feb 25, 2000
Find A Grave Memorial# 318078
William Homer Bales
Added by: Katie Baptiste Garrison
 
William Homer Bales
Added by: Katie Baptiste Garrison
 
William Homer Bales
Added by: Katie Baptiste Garrison
 
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The family photos are beautiful. Bill and I share military and law enforcement careers alike. We can talk over our common experiences when my time comes. Thank you for sharing.
- Ben Martinez
 Added: Jun. 5, 2017
One veteran salutes another.
- Ben Martinez, US Army, Retired.
 Added: Jun. 5, 2017

- Leann Brooks
 Added: May. 24, 2017
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