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 William Homer Bales

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William Homer Bales

  • Birth 16 Sep 1926 Whiting, Jackson County, Kansas, USA
  • Death 13 Aug 1990 Woodburn, Marion County, Oregon, USA
  • Burial Portland, Multnomah County, Oregon, USA
  • Plot E, 0, 1632
  • Memorial ID 318078

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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MM3 US Navy, World War II
Bill and Bet Together

Gravesite Details Katie's maternal grandfather
  • Created by: Katie Baptiste Garrison
  • Added: 25 Feb 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 318078
  • David Eastburn
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for William Homer Bales (16 Sep 1926–13 Aug 1990), Find A Grave Memorial no. 318078, citing Willamette National Cemetery, Portland, Multnomah County, Oregon, USA ; Maintained by Katie Baptiste Garrison (contributor 46514927) .