Obiuary: Marjorie Stubbs

Feb. 9, 2011

Marjorie Stubbs

Marjorie Lydia Stubbs, 84, passed away Feb. 5, 2011, at Providence Hood River Memorial Hospital. Marjorie was born Sept. 10, 1926, in Independence, Ore., to John Henry and Mary Ellen (Shrum) Bowers.

Marjorie was married to LaVerne Lincoln Stubbs, who preceded her in death in June 2010. Marjorie and Vern would have been married 65 years this year on Aug. 6. They were blessed with seven children.

Marjorie's biggest enjoyment was cooking, baking, doing for others and playing bingo. She worked as a #1 cook for Pioneer Potlatch in Cascade Locks for 30-plus years. She touched many lives and will be deeply missed by all.

Marjorie is survived by her seven children: Joe (and Rhonda) Stubbs, of Baker City, Ore., Wanda (and John) Brunecz, of Fairview, Ore., Marion Stubbs of Drain, Ore., Glenda (and Jesse) Groves, of Cascade Locks, Ore., Barbara (and Irwin) Oelhafen, of Beaverton, Ore., Donna (and Peter) Hallan, of Portland, Ore., and Catherine VanDiver, of Portland, Ore.; 80-plus grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren; a brother, Ray Bowers; half-brother, Gene Wicke; and numerous other distant family and many, many friends.

A memorial service is planned for 2 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 26, at the Cascade Locks Marine Park Pavilion (355 WaNaPa St., Cascade Locks). Pastor Todd Mohr will officiate.

Arrangements are under the direction of Anderson's Tribute Center (Funerals, Receptions, Cremations) 1401 Belmont Ave., Hood River, OR 97031; 541-386-1000. Please visit to leave a note of condolence for family.

News and information from our partners


Comments are subject to moderator review and may not appear immediately on the site. A user's first several comments must be manually approved by a moderator.

Please read our commenting policy before posting.

Use the comment form below to begin a discussion about this content.

Sign in to comment


Information from the News and our advertisers (Want to add your business to this to this feed?)