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 Ward Arthur Cutting

Ward Arthur Cutting

Birth
Codington County, South Dakota, USA
Death 14 Nov 1966 (aged 72)
Milwaukie, Clackamas County, Oregon, USA
Burial Portland, Multnomah County, Oregon, USA
Plot K, 0, 4905
Memorial ID 547735 · View Source
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Ward Arthur Cutting, 72, 2312 SE Risley St., Milwaukie, long-time chief of airways communications in Portland for the Federal Aviation Agency, died at a local hospital Monday after a long illness.
Mr. Cutting, who spent 40 years in the FAA communications field, retired in 1958.
He was born Dec. 13, 1893 at Dexter, S>D>, moving to Oregon with his family at the age of 6. He attended grade schools in the Beaverton area, took college extension work from Harvard University, then served with the Navy in World War I.
He was a private pilot and active in the early air mail experiments.
He was a member of the Columbia Aviation Country Club and IEEE, a communicators orgaanization; a member of Darlington Masonic Lodge and the Air Mail Pioneer Association.
He is survived by the widow, Eleanor; two daughters, Mrs. Muriel Jordan of Milwaukie and Mrs. Elaine Brandt of California; a son, Donald E. Cutting of Portland and nine grandchildren.Service will be at Peake Memorial Chapel in Milwaukie at 10 a.m. Wednesday, with vault entombment in Willamette National Cemetery.
The family suggests that any remembrances be in the form of contributions to the Muscular Distrophy Fund.
Obituary as it appeared in The Oregonian 11-16-1966
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- married July 21, 1923 Beaverton OR



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  • Maintained by: Nancy Ingram
  • Originally Created by: US Veterans Affairs Office
  • Added: 25 Feb 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 547735
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Ward Arthur Cutting (13 Dec 1893–14 Nov 1966), Find A Grave Memorial no. 547735, citing Willamette National Cemetery, Portland, Multnomah County, Oregon, USA ; Maintained by Nancy Ingram (contributor 47770499) .