Mervin H. Bilderback

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Mervin H. Bilderback

Birthplace: Corning, Adams County, IA, United States
Death: December 30, 2004 (90)
Tyee, Douglas County, OR, United States
Place of Burial: Coles Valley, Douglas County, OR, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Harvey Alexander Bilderback and Sarah Estella Bilderback
Husband of Merle Agness Bilderback
Brother of Doris Wilma Shinkle; Gladys Viola Hight; Ivan Burl Bilderback and Dale A. Bilderback

Occupation: Lumberman
Managed by: Marsha Gail Veazey
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About Mervin H. Bilderback

Mervin H. Bilderback BIRTH 29 Aug 1914 Corning, Adams County, Iowa, USA DEATH 30 Dec 2004 (aged 90) Tyee, Douglas County, Oregon, USA BURIAL Coles Valley Cemetery Coles Valley, Douglas County, Oregon, USA MEMORIAL ID 126601794 · View Source

MEMORIAL PHOTOS 1 FLOWERS 0 Mervin H. Bilderback

BILDERBACK, Mervin H. - Age 90, of Tyee, Oregon, went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, December 30, 2004. He was born on August 29, 1914, in Corning, Iowa, the son of Harvey and Stella (Billingsly) Bilderback. He alwayshad fond memories of hunting with his hounds back in Iowa. He spent three years in the coal mines with his dad before he joined the U.S. Army. Mervin served our country during WW II and was a veteran of Pearl Harbor. After the war, in 1945 he came out west to Oregon, where he met the love of his life, Merle A. Powell. They married and settled in Tyee, Oregon, on the Umpqua River. Mr. Bilderback was a lumberman and was a member of the Lumber and Sawmill Workers, Local 2949. He retired in 1974. He was preceded in death by his parents, three sisters and two brothers. He is survived by his wife of 58 years, Merle Bilderback; two sons and two daughters and many grandchildren, great-grandchil-dren, nieces and nephews. We loved him dearly and will miss him. "But, Those who wait on the Lord shall renew their strength; They shall mount up with wings like eagles." Isa-ah 40:31. A graveside service will be held at the Cole Valley Cemetery in Umpqua, Oregon, on Saturday, January 8, 2004, at 1 p.m. Officiating will be Pastor Stewart Fowler. Friends may pay their respects on Friday, Jan-uary 7, 2004, from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. at TAYLOR'S FAMILY CHAPEL. [The News-Review, Roseburg, OR, January 4, 2005, page 14]

Family Members Parents Harvey Alexander Bilderback 1876–1947

Sarah Estella Billingsley Bilderback 1878–1957

Spouse Photo Merle Agness Powell Bilderback 1914–2009

Siblings Photo Doris Wilma Bilderback Shinkle 1901–1930

Photo Gladys Viola Bilderback Hight 1908–1957

Photo Ivan Burl Bilderback 1909–1971

Photo Dale A. Bilderback 1917–1936

Inscription married dec. 3,1947

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Mervin H. Bilderback's Timeline

August 29, 1914
Corning, Adams County, IA, United States
December 30, 2004
Age 90
Tyee, Douglas County, OR, United States
January 8, 2005
Age 90
Coles Valley, Douglas County, OR, United States