Charles Robert "Chuck" Yadro

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Salmon Creek United Methodist
12217 NE Highway 99
Vancouver, WA 98686

May 10, 1946 ~ November 12, 2015

Chuck Yadro, 69, of Tygh Valley, OR, passed away at OHSU hospital surrounded by family and friends on November 12, 2015.
Chuck is survived by his daughters Kari Yadro and Kristie (Raker) Yadro; sister Joyce (Yadro) Murphy and her husband Dennis; nieces Denise Boyle, Michelle Gable, Melissa Murphy; nephew David Murphy; and cousins Jonice Hayes, Bill Cox, Terry Cox, Janie Cardwel and their families. Chuck was a fun-loving father, brother, cousin, uncle and friend.
Chuck worked as a log-scaler for over 30 years; he served 4 years in the Navy during the Vietnam War specializing in Aviation Mechanics. He loved carpentry, landscaping, prewar Lionel trains, planes, and Triumph bikes and cars. He restored a 64 Triumph car and was presently working on a Republic RC-3 Seabee plane. He also enjoyed watching mystery shows, camping, cooking, drawing, and helping out friends and family.
A special thank you to the OHSU Trauma ICU team on 8C.
A Memorial Service for Chuck will be at The Salmon Creek Methodist Church on Sunday, November 22, 2015 beginning at 1:00 p.m. with a reception to follow. The Church is located at 12217 NE Hwy 99, Vancouver, WA 98686.
Memorial donations may be made to the American Diabetes Association

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Published in The Columbian on Nov. 17, 2015
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