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Catalog Number 2005.2.1702
Object Name Newspaper
Scope & Content Copies: 1 ( 1 original newspaper clipping, two pieces pinned together)

"Gilbert F. Whitney
Woodburn --- Gilbert F. Whitney, 60, of
690 Hayes, died Saturday at the Vet-
eran's hospital in Portland. He was born
in Butteville July 8, 1889, served in the
162nd Infantry in WWI and was a char- [first clipping]
ter member of the Woodburn post Ameri-
can Legion. Surviving are his widow,
Laurena Whitney, Woodburn; sons, Gil-
bert C. Whitney, US army; Robert James
Whitney, US navy; daughter, Ellen Mor-
tensen, Aurora; four grandchildren;
brother, E.W. Whitney, Portland, four
sisters, Pearl Odekirk, Canby; Emma
Whitney, Portland; Naomi Alleman,
Woodburn and Rheuemah Boyles, Port-
land. Funeral services will be held from
the Ringo chapel Wednesday at 2:30
o'clock with burial in Belle Passi ceme-
tery. Members of the Legion post wil
be pallbearers. [second clipping]" (front of original)
Title Gilbert F. Whitney Obituary
Collection Photograph Collection