Anita June Nevin
November 14, 1923 - January 24, 2015
Bless the Lord, of my Soul. Let all that is within me bless His holy name. Ps. 103:1
Anita June Nevin, 91, entered her eternal home on Jan. 24, 2015, surrounded by her loving family at her home in Hood River, Ore., after a long battle with colon cancer. Anita was born on Nov. 14, 1923, in Los Angeles, Calif., to John and Winifred (Goodenberg) Hulderman.
Anita graduated from Venice High School in Los Angeles, then married Wilbur Donald Nevin. Anita’s love of children was evident not only in the caretaking of her own children, but also in the many years she worked as a caregiver for Asbury Daycare.
Anita loved her Lord Jesus, and was an avid walker, she also loved to garden, play tennis and practice tai chi. She also enjoyed spending time with her friends and family.
Anita was preceded in death by her husband of 56 years, Wilbur Donald Nevin, and three sisters.
She is survived by her five children: Janet (Richard) Gilda, David (Shirley) Nevin, Nancy Settje, Paul Nevin and Donna Nevin. She is also survived by 10 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.
Graveside services are planned for Tuesday, Jan. 27, at 2 p.m. at Idlewilde Cemetery, 980 Tucker Road, Hood River, Ore.
The family suggests donations in Anita’s name be made to the Hood River Valley Adult Center.
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 andersonstributecenter.com to leave a note of condolence for family.
Condolences are being received online.