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 Velma Izora <I>Charlton</I> Boylen

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Velma Izora Charlton Boylen

  • Birth 12 Nov 1911 Needy, Clackamas County, Oregon, USA
  • Death 22 Jan 2002 Nehalem, Tillamook County, Oregon, USA
  • Burial La Grande, Union County, Oregon, USA
  • Plot Division D, Block-04, Lot-02, Space-07.
  • Memorial ID 33426211

The Observer, Thursday 24 Jan, 2002,
La Grande, Union County, Oregon
Formerly of La Grande
Velma Charlton Boylen, 90, of Nehalem and formerly of La Grande, died Jan. 22, at her home. At her request there will be no service. Mrs. Boylen was born Nov. 12, 1911, to James Kyle and Maude Cochran Charlton in Needy. She lived most of her life in La Grande, graduating from La Grande High School in 1929 and Eastern Oregon Normal School in 1933. She taught in Jacksonville, Gilchrist, Marshfield and La Grande. In 1938 she married Vard LaFaun Boylen in Walla Walla. In 1943 the couple worked for the railroad. After retirement they moved to Nehalem. Survivors include a son, Kyle Boylen of Elgin; a daughter, Karen DuPuis of Maupin; four grandchildren and six great-grandchildren; and a sister, Ivey Herchenhein of Manzanita. Her husband and a sister, Inez Smith, died earlier. Memorials may be made to Tillamook County Hospice in care of Waud's Funeral Home, 1414 Third St., Tillamook 97141.

90 years 7 months 10 days.

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  • Maintained by: Edwyn J. Wilson
  • Originally Created by: Dan & Barbara
  • Added: 31 Jan 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 33426211
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Velma Izora Charlton Boylen (12 Nov 1911–22 Jan 2002), Find A Grave Memorial no. 33426211, citing Hillcrest Cemetery, La Grande, Union County, Oregon, USA ; Maintained by Edwyn J. Wilson (contributor 46947498) .