Carrol Ruth <I>Diehm</I> Cooley

Carrol Ruth Diehm Cooley

Dallas, Polk County, Oregon, USA
Death 29 Nov 2018 (aged 77)
Dallas, Polk County, Oregon, USA
Burial West Salem, Polk County, Oregon, USA
Memorial ID 195227086 · View Source
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Carrol Ruth Cooley
March 26, 1941 - November 29, 2018

Carrol Ruth Cooley, 77, passed away peacefully on Thursday, November 29, 2018 at her home. She was born in Dallas the daughter of Dietrich and Sadie Hiebenthal Diehm on March 26, 1941.

She graduated from Dallas High School in the class of 1959. Growing up, she was part of a singing trio. They participated in singing competitions and performed around town. On September 1, 1961, she married Gary Cooley. Carrol worked in the cannery, at Crider’s Department Store and at Willamette Industries. For many years, she worked alongside her husband Gary, in the family business, Cooley’s Furniture. She enjoyed bird watching from her patio in the backyard, golf and was a gourmet cook.

She is survived by her husband Gary of Dallas, daughter Kimera (John) Coady of Salem, their children Josh and Karley, son Wayne Cooley of Dallas and his children Kourtney and Chase, siblings Gayla Overstreet of Dallas and Larry Diehm of Laguna Hills, California. She was preceded in death by her sister Nancie Doke.

Private family services were held. The Bollman Funeral Home is caring for the family. Memorial contributions are suggested to the American Red Cross in care of the mortuary at 287 SW Washington St. Dallas, Oregon 97338.
From the webpages of the Dallas Mortuary Tribute Center of y, Oregon.

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  • Maintained by: Patty C
  • Originally Created by: Denis Lee Thiessen
  • Added: 8 Dec 2018
  • Find a Grave Memorial 195227086
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Carrol Ruth Diehm Cooley (26 Mar 1941–29 Nov 2018), Find a Grave Memorial no. 195227086, citing Restlawn Memory Gardens, West Salem, Polk County, Oregon, USA ; Maintained by Patty C (contributor 46926670) Burial Details Unknown.