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 Margaret Louise <I>Hosking</I> Cawood

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Margaret Louise Hosking Cawood

  • Birth 23 Dec 1912 Bandon, Coos County, Oregon, USA
  • Death 17 Oct 1994 Portland, Multnomah County, Oregon, USA
  • Burial Portland, Multnomah County, Oregon, USA
  • Memorial ID 48714515

MARGARET LOUISE CAWOOD: Newspaper Obituary and Death Notice
Oregonian, The (Portland, OR) - October 19, 1994
Funeral will be at 1 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 20, 1994, in Mt. Scott Funeral Home Chapel.

Mrs. Cawood died Oct. 17 of complications of multiple sclerosis at age 81.

She was born Dec. 23, 1912, in Bandon. She graduated from North Bend High School in 1929 and attended Willamette University.

In North Bend, she was a newspaper reporter and worked at a Navy base during World War II.

She was active in the Democratic party and served as a precinct committeewoman in Southeast Portland for 15 years. In 1964, she was elected clerk of Multnomah County District Court.

Her husband, William, died earlier.

Surviving are her sons, Neil of Eugene and Patrick of Auburn, Calif.; stepson, Donald of Portland; brother, Donald Hosking of Lebanon; and six grandchildren.

Burial in River View Cemetery. Edition: FOURTH
Page: B08
Copyright (c) 1994 Oregonian Publishing Co.
Margaret was also a member of the Ladies Pilots Association.

Margaret was also married for a very short time to James M. Lennon, born about 1911, on 12 May 1944 in Vancouver, Clark, Washington. (Oregonian and Washington Digital Archives)

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  • Created by: Dot Hosking Huntley
  • Added: 24 Feb 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 48714515
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Margaret Louise Hosking Cawood (23 Dec 1912–17 Oct 1994), Find A Grave Memorial no. 48714515, citing River View Cemetery, Portland, Multnomah County, Oregon, USA ; Maintained by Dot Hosking Huntley (contributor 46502633) .