I found this obituary while researching for someone else.
The Oregonian Newspaper
Jan. 17, 1974
Page 16 Sec. III
Sarah I. Semby
Sarah I. Semby, 1227 NE 80th Ave., died in a Portland hospital tuesday at the age of 64.
She was born in McPherson, Kan. Nov. 26, 1909.
She was employed in the drapery and bed spread department of Meier & Frank Co. for the past nine years.
Surviving are her husband ,John; a daughter Joyce Reider, Lake Oswego; a brother, Alvin Cline, Grass Valley, Calif.; three sisters, Gladys Scott of Salina, Kan., Marjorie Sideil of Denver and Margaret Reeves of Louisville, Ill.; two grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
Funeral will be in the Caldweel's Colonial Mortuary at 2 p.m. Friday.
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