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Mary Elizabeth Nisbet Decker

Portland, Multnomah County, Oregon, USA
Death 12 Jul 2004 (aged 76)
Portland, Multnomah County, Oregon, USA
Burial Portland, Multnomah County, Oregon, USA
Plot Cor 1A, Niche 323
Memorial ID 138131269 · View Source
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A memorial service will be at 2 p.m. Friday, July 16, 2004, in the Adams Chapel in River View Cemetery for Mary Duryea Decker, who died July 12 at age 76.

Mary Nisbet was born March 17, 1928, in Portland. She graduated from Grant High School, received a bachelor's degree from Northwestern University and a master's degree from Stanford University. She lived in Austin, Texas, before moving in 1969 to San Diego, where she was a dean in the San Diego Community College District. In 1988, she moved to Otis, then returned to Portland in 2003. She served on the Area Health Education Council in the 1990s and on the board of trustees for Oregon Health & Science University for the past few years. In 1967, she married Edward A.

Survivors include her husband; daughter, Maria Duryea; and sister, Lois Nisbet.

Arrangements by Holman's.

[The Oregonian, 14 Jul 2004, pC06]

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