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 Francis Peter “Frank” Custer

Francis Peter “Frank” Custer

Frances, Pacific County, Washington, USA
Death 23 Sep 1997 (aged 79)
Milwaukie, Clackamas County, Oregon, USA
Burial Portland, Multnomah County, Oregon, USA
Plot COL-2, 36, D
Memorial ID 547375 · View Source
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A rosary for Frank Custer, a retired electrician, will be said at 7 p.m. Friday, Sept. 26, 1997 at the Mt. Scott Funeral Home. A Mass of Christian burial will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 27, in St. John the Baptist Church in Milwaukie.

Mr. Custer died of a brain tumor Sept. 23. He was 79.

He was born July 5, 1918 in Frances, Wash. He served in the Navy Seabees during World War II and married Eugenia Clark in 1951. She died in 1991.

A Portland resident, he worked as an electrician for the company now known as View-Master Ideal Group Inc. for 30 years before retiring in 1981. He and his wife lived in Lincoln City from 1981-87 before moving to Milwaukie. He was a member of St. John the Baptist Church.

Survivors include his daughters, Mary Downs of Beaverton and Cecilia Crabbe of Lake Oswego; son, Len of Portland; a sister, Dorothy Fay of Portland; a brother, Ignatius of Portland, and six grandchildren.

Disposition is by cremation with private interment in Willamette National Cemetery.

Published in The Oregonian (Portland, OR)
on Friday, September 26, 1997

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  • Maintained by: Vita Brevis
  • Originally Created by: US Veterans Affairs Office
  • Added: 25 Feb 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 547375
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