Raymond Anderson, 90, passed away on December 21st. He was born in Corvallis, OR. Ray graduated from Corvallis High School in 1939. In 1942 he married Arline L. Baurer. He joined the Navy during WW II serving in the Pacific. Ray and Arline celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary before she passed away in 2002. They lived most of their married life in SW Portland where they raised two children, Doug and Debbie. After serving in the navy, Ray attended Business School and had a 30 year career as an Accounts Payable Manager for Copeland Lumber Co., then worked at Intel before retiring. He lived the last 11 years at Pacific Pointe Retirement Inn in King City.
Ray is survived by his son, Douglas Anderson, daughter, Deb Steele, Son-in-law Jim, two grandchildren, and two great-grandchildren.
Ray was a member of St. Luke Lutheran Church in SW Portland. A memorial service will be held there on Fri. Dec 30th at 1:00pm.
Arrangements under the direction of Young's Funeral Home, Tigard, OR.