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 Dale Vernon Beverage

Dale Vernon Beverage

La Grande, Union County, Oregon, USA
Death 12 Jan 2010 (aged 80)
La Grande, Union County, Oregon, USA
Burial Union, Union County, Oregon, USA
Memorial ID 49443257 · View Source
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The La Grande Observer
Union County, Oregon
15 Jan 2010

Beverage, Dale Vernon
July 20, 1929 ~ January 12, 2010

Dale Vernon Beverage, 80, lifetime resident of Union, died Jan. 12 at Grande Ronde Hospital. A private family service will be held. Burial will be at the Union Cemetery.

Dale was born July 20, 1929, to William and Gertie (McClure) Beverage in La Grande. He graduated from Union High School. He married Donna Greenwood on Dec. 23, 1950, and she preceded him in death on Jan. 21, 1987.

Dale spent his life as a farmer and logger, and he loved raising cattle and hay. He also spent time as a member of the Union School Board and was an honorary member of FFA. He enjoyed gardening and was a carpenter who built his house that has been home to his kids and grandkids. In his younger years he enjoyed fishing and hunting and packed into the Minam to hunt many times. He loved and raised many flowers and a large garden.

Survivors include his loving companion, Evelyn, of Union; children, Craig Beverage of Union, Mark Beverage of Cove, Rod Beverage of Union and Jack Beverage of Middleton, Idaho; mother, Gertie Beverage of Union; siblings, Wayne Spears of Seattle, Darlene Saunders of Ashland, Gracia Goodrich of Union and Mike DeVore of Union; nine grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; and other relatives. He was preceded in death by a sister, Ethel; a brother, Kenton Beverage; and his daughter, Gail Ann Beverage.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Union Bobcat Scholarship Fund or any charity in care of Daniels-Knopp, 1502 Seventh St., La Grande.

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