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 Josephine <I>Etzel</I> Houston

Josephine Etzel Houston

Hays, Ellis County, Kansas, USA
Death 12 Apr 1987 (aged 82)
Gladstone, Clackamas County, Oregon, USA
Burial Portland, Multnomah County, Oregon, USA
Plot Sec 122, Lot 231, Grave 1
Memorial ID 101524116 · View Source
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Funeral for Josephine Houston, a retired upholsterer and former Salem resident, will be at 11 a.m. Thursday in Pegg, Paxson and Springer Chapel. Mrs. Houston died Sunday in a Gladstone care center. She was 82.

Born in Hays, Kan., she moved to Salem, where she lived for several years. She moved to Seattle in 1926 and lived there for more than 50 years. While in Seattle, Mrs. Houston worked out of her home as an upholsterer.

Survivors include a son, Bill Houston of Portland; four brothers, Hiliary Etzel, Joseph Etzel and John G. Etzel, all of Salem, and Ig Etzel of Stayton; five grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.

Private burial will be in River View Cemetery.

[The Oregonian, 15 Apr 1897, p72]




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