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Please click here for the EMERGENCY AMENDMENT to our Hiring Hall Rules,

effective March 23, 2020.

Please continue to check the COVID-19 (CORONAVIRUS) UPDATES page on our website (click here to be redirected)  and follow our Local 48 Facebook page.

Due to the circumstances surrounding the outbreak of COVID-19 Local 48 will be closing its business office effective Monday, March 23, 2020. Local 48 staff will still be dispatching members as outlined in the Emergency Amendment to the Hiring Hall Rules. If you feel that you need in person assistance, please call 503-256-4848.  Basic dues may be paid by phone, online or mail. The Local’s staff will continue to serve our membership via phone and e-mail during this difficult time. You can find all staff phone numbers and e-mails under the Leadership Tab of this website. 

In Memoriam

March 20, 1929 - February 20, 2020

Willis joined Local 48 in February 1964.  He retired in April 1994.

 

Please follow the link to his obituary.

https://obits.columbian.com/obituaries/columbian/obituary.aspx?n=willis-lloyd-slack-bill&pid=195563510

December 20, 1944 - February 24, 2020

Gary joined Local 46 in April 1964.  He then transferred to Local 970 in July 1974.  He retired before our merger.

 

Here is a link to his obituary. https://www.yakimaherald.com/obituaries/gary-hetland/article_3f1ec4fa-5a88-11ea-b2e6-e73a70447a2c.html

February 8, 1954 - February 25, 2020

Curtis joined Local 48 in September 1990.  He retired in January 2011.  Memorial service information is in the obituary.  Please click on the link.

 

https://greshamfuneral.com/obituary/curt-heide/

March 20, 1936 - March 1, 2020

Barry joined Local 48 in November 1957.  He retired in April 1998. 

A service will be held sometime this summer.

October 28, 1934 - January 15, 2020

Jack joined Local 48 in May 1990.  He retired in December 1999.  A service has already been held.

June 30, 1950 - February 2, 2020

Randall joined Local 48 in April 1991.  He retired in November 2011.  A service will be held this spring, details to follow soon.

January 12, 1947 - January 15, 2020

Daniel joined Local 970 in December 1974.  He retired in February 2009.  A gathering will be held at his house on February 29th from 1pm - 5pm.  There will be light snacks, please feel free to bring a dish or beverage that you may have shared with Daniel.

 

https://tdn.com/... More

January 13, 1940 - January 5, 2020

John joined Local 48 in March 1990.  He retired in March 2005. 

Here is a link to his service info.  https://www.dignitymemorial.com/obituaries/portland-or/john-laverdure-8987690

May 27, 1945 - December 11, 2019

Rick joined Local 48 in December 1995.  He retired in June 2010.

 

 https://www.legacy.com/obituaries/registerguard/obituary.aspx?n=richard-lee-grabner&pid=194714529&fhid=2246

March 17, 1924 - January 7, 2020

Richard joined Local 48 in October 1952.  He retired in November 1994.  No service is planned at this time.

September 9, 1927 - January 2, 2020

Bertram joined Local 48 in September 1952.  He retired in October 1989.  A celebration of life is tentitively planned for this summer.

October 28, 1942 - December 26, 2019

Gary joined Local 48 in June 1960.  He retired in November 2004.

Please find service info in the obituary linked here.  https://www.crowncremationburial.com/obituaries/obituary/17741_Gary_Lawson

December 20, 1922 - December 26, 2019

Lloyd joined Local 970 in January 1954.  He retired in March 1985.

 

A private service will be held next week.

February 5, 1940 - December 30, 2019

Bobbie joined Local 48 in August 1971.  He retired in November 2000.

 A service will be held on January 7 at 12:30 pm at the Evergreen Memorial Gardens, 1101 NE 112th Ave, Vancouver, WA 98684.

 

https://www.evergreenmemorialgardens.com/obituaries/Bobbie-Williams-Durdin?obId=... More

November 12, 1934 - December 19, 2019

Jefferson joined Local 48 in October 1959.  He retired in December 1996.  A service will be held on January 11th at 11 A.M. at the First Presbyterian Church, 1122 Diagonal St, Clarkston, WA  99403.  All are welcome to attend.

March 5, 1938 - December 11, 2019

Melvin joined Local 48 in April 1957.  He retired in April 2000.  A service has already been held.

https://www.evergreenmemorialgardens.com/obituaries/Melvin-Curtis-Dryer?obId=9567250

September 7, 1985 - December 7, 2019

Miguel joined Local 48 in October 2008. No service is planned at this time.

May 23, 1939 - November 17, 2019

Charles joined Local 970 in February 1976.  He retired in 2002.  A service has already been held.

June 19, 1929 - December 7, 2019

Merle joined Local 48 in August 1966.  He retired in July 1991.  A service will be held on December 16, 2019 at 10:30 AM at Willamette National Cemetery, 11800 SE Mt. Scott Blvd, Happy Valley, OR.

October 30, 1956 - November 23, 2019

Fred joined Local 48 in May 1997.  He was just getting to fully retire this month.  

A service will be held on December 7th at 1 P.M. at Heritage Church, 8803 NE 76th St, Vancouver, WA for any that would like to attend.

May 2, 1935 - November 7, 2019

Derrell joined Local 46 in July 1960.  He transferred to Local 48 in April 1974.  He retired in June 1997.  A service will be held sometime in May 2020.  Info will be posted once it is finalized.

January 24, 1951 - November 21, 2019

 Marcus joined Local 48 in April 1975.  He retired in February 2013.  There will be a service sometime in March.  Details will be posted once it is finalized.

 

https://www.tualatinvalleyfa.com/obituaries/Marcus-Hanseth?obId=9087834#/obituaryInfo

December 18, 1950 - November 15, 2019

Sidney joined Local 48 in July 1972.  He retired in October 2012.  

Below is the information about the Celebration of Life for Sid.

 To the friends of Sid Seymour, we are very sad to inform you that Sid unexpectedly passed away on November 15th. We invite you to join us in... More

November 19, 1934 - November 4, 2019

Harry joined Local 48 in March 1966.  He retired in April 1991.

 

A service has already been held.

February 24, 1935 - October 29, 2019

Eugene joined Local 48 in October 1972.  He retired in March 1997.  A service has already been held.

March 23, 1953 - November 11, 2019

Michael joined Local 48 in January 2000.  He retired in September 2018.  No service will be held.  Donations can be made to ALS Association 700 NE Multnomah St, Ste 210, Portland, OR  97232.

August 6, 1947 - November 2, 2019

Michael joined Local 48 in July 1969.  He retired in December 2012.  A service will be held at a later date.

https://www.legacy.com/obituaries/name/michael-popp-obituary?pid=194363232

April 22, 1964 - October 25, 2019

Donald joined Local 48 in January 1995.

Memorial info will be posted once one is planned.

July 28, 1946 - October 10, 2019

Donald joined Local 60 in August 1967.  He transferred to Local 48 in December 1980.  He retired in July 2008.  A service has already been held.

July 12, 1928 - September 27, 2019

John joined Local 48 in July 1953.  He retired in May 2000.

A service has already been held.

Here is a link to his obituary.

https://www.dailyastorian.com/obituaries/obituary-john-francis-shepherd-sr/article_5a96097a-e385-11e9-be4b-2b6713fb1ec9.html

January 26, 1922 - September 14, 2019

Bob joined Local 48 in July 1960.  He retired in February 1992.

Here is a link to his obituary.  https://www.legacy.com/obituaries/statesmanjournal/obituary.aspx?n=robert-galbreath&pid=194047064&fhid=8012

October 7, 1953 - October 9, 2019

Ann joined Local 48 in June 1989.  She retired in June 2009.

There will be a service on October 26th.  More info will be posted soon.

December 6, 1968 - October 3, 2019

Clinton joined Local 48 in October 2017.  There will be a memorial service on Saturday, October 19th from 3pm to 6pm at the Pioneer Community Center, 615 5th St in Oregon City.  Please use the 5th & Washington entrance.  If you need more info, please call Nellie at 503-866-5899 or Ashley at... More

January 23, 1950 - July 26, 2019

David joined Local 48 in June 1986.  He retired in February 2014.

 

https://newsregister.com/article?articleTitle=david-p-williams-1950-2019--1565281338--34126--obituaries

September 14, 1938 - August 7, 2019

Walter joined Local 48 in January 1991.  He retired in January 2007.  No service will be held.

August 12, 1921 - August 24, 2019

Philip joined Local 48 in October 1946.  He retired in January 1984.  A service will be held on September 11, 2019 at 12:30 p.m. at the Evergreen Memorial Chapel, 1101 NE 112th Ave, Vancouver, WA.  All are welcome.

January 23, 1932 - July 29, 2019

Stanley joined Local 48 in May 1955.  He retired in October 1997.  Per his wishes, no service was held. Donations can be made to OHSU Childhood Glaucoma Center.

August 30, 1941 - July 29, 2019

Arthur joined Local 48 in September 1963.  He retired in August 2003.  A service has already been held.

December 12, 1936 - June 21, 2019

Donald joined Local 48 in August 1958.  He retired in January 1999.

 

A service has already been held.

August 6, 1927 - May 18, 2019

Wallace joined Local 48 in January 1952.  He retired in September 1989.

July 7, 1948 - July 17, 2019

David joined Local 48 in November 1977.  No service is planned at this time.

July 7, 1942 - July 9, 2019

Lamar joined Local 48 in August 1995.  He retired in August 2007.  A service will be held on July 24 at 10:30 AM at the Tahoma National Cemetery in Kent, Washington.  18600 SE 240th Street.

 

March 10, 1937 - June 27, 2019

Billy joined Local 970 in May 1961.  He retired in January 2003.

 Please follow the link for his obituary.

https://tdn.com/lifestyles/announcements/obituaries/billy-don-deal/article_234dfbcf-0029-5e0d-af89-ce38cc51dd10.html

October 13, 1946 - April 20, 2019

Jack joined Local 48 in March 2000.  He retired in November 2011.  A service has already been held.

October 9, 1947 - June 9, 2019

Robert joined Local 48 in January 1991.  He retired in November 2013.

 A service is being planned.  This site will be updated once I have the details.

May 31, 1949 - May 19, 2019

Gene joined Local 48 in July 1994.  He retired in September 2016.

Here is a link to his obituary.  https://www.dvfuneralhome.com/obituary/gene-nelson-jr

May 19, 1955 - April 15, 2019

Jeff joined Local 48 in November 1994.  He retired in June 2017.

May 12, 1954 - May 23, 2019

Lee joined Local 48 in February 1989.  He was still an active member at the time of his passing. 

A service will be held on Sunday, June 30th from 3 PM to 5 PM at Local 48's Meeting Hall.

https://nwlaborpress.org/2019/06/lee-duncan-1954-2019/

February 1, 1938 - May 10, 2019

Robert joined Local 48 in July 1994.  He retired in March 2003.

Please follow the link for memorial service info.

https://www.dignitymemorial.com/obituaries/gresham-or/robert-bjur-8709911

 

December 28, 1924 - April 28, 2019

Melvin joined Local 48 in October 1950.  He retired in January 1987.

 A service will be held later this year.

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