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Doris Lavely May 22, 1924 – August 10, 2016
Doris Lavely, widow of retired pastor William “Bill” Lavely, died August 10, 2016. She is survived by her children, Diane, Stephen and Linda; six grandchildren and 7 great-grandsons. She was preceded in death by her son Richard and one infant grandson.
Reverend Lavely served Omaha Ames Avenue, South Sioux City-Bools in the Nebraska Conference. In the Oregon-Idaho Annual Conference, Rev. Lavely served Toledo/Siletz, Portland: University Park, Grants Pass, Rogue Valley Group Ministry, Salem: Trinity, Milwaukie St. Paul’s, Portland Job Corp Center. He retired in 1986 and died 2010.
A memorial service will be held at 1:00 p.m. Friday September 9th at First United Methodist Church, 1838 SW Jefferson St, Portland, OR. (503) 228-3195
Friends may contact Linda & Mark Kildow at 405 Patricia Drive, Gladstone, OR 97027, for condolences or more information.
Grant Hagiya, Bishop
Dan Wilson-Fey, Conference Treasurer and Benefits Officer