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Lorraine Marie Ferland

July 08,1922 - October 04,2018

Obituary for Lorraine Marie Ferland

Lorraine Ferland died in Sandy on Thursday, October 4, 2018. She was 96.

A funeral service will be held Noon, Thursday, October 11, 2018 at Estacada Funeral Chapel. She will be buried at Willamette National Cemetery.

Lorraine Marie Larson was born July 8, 1922 in Fisher, Minnesota to Lars and Gert (Anderson) Larson. She was raised there with her 11 brothers and sisters. After hi school, she attended teachers college and taught in a one room school house for 2 years. She also had a switchboard in her sisters home were they worked the switchboard from home. That switchboard ended up in a museum in their home town. At age 21, she moved to Portland during the war where she got a job with the phone company. In 1948 Lorraine married Wendell Ferland. They made their home in the Portland area. He died in 2000.

Lorraine enjoyed golfing, going the beach and being with her granddaughter Courtney.

Survivors include her daughter, Sue and her husband Norm Helgeson; sister, Violet Midgett; granddaughter, Courtney Helgeson and several nieces and nephews.

Services

11
Oct

Funeral Service

Estacada Funeral Chapel Inc
110 SW 1st Ave PO Box 1390 Estacada, OR
Estacada, OR 97023
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Deborah was a friend of mine from years ago. She was fun loving and had a zest for life on top of being such a beautiful lady. Rest in piece old friend may God comfort your family
- Ginny McDowney
Your family is in my thoughts and prayers. Debbie was a wonderful person to work with.
- Valerie Daniel
My condolences to the family. Lean on God for strength and know that she is at peace. My prayers are with you. Martha Pratt &Family
- Martha Pratt
Family I would like to extend my sincere condolences for your loss. May God keep you strong during these trying times. Skinner & Family
- Covington
My deepest heartfelt sympathy to the family. May God comfort you and give you His everlasting joy, peace, love and presence. The scripture tells us that to be absent from the body is to be present with the Lord. Debbie is now resting the presence of the Lord.
- Debbie Cooper
Family my heart is so heavy right now. I can say I feel you..Ur mom was loved very much & she is really gonna be missed..Mica& u guyz stay strong..Much luv ..Pat
- Pat Robinson
Deborah was always a kind-hearted and loving person. She always put a smile on your face and made you feel as though you are wanted around. You are going to be missed and loved by many. You put a lasting impression on many people. To your immediate family you will always be in my prayers. Love you all
- Myra Thompson

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