John Jacob Bleth

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Service Information
Evergreen Memorial Gardens Funeral Chapel
1101 NE 112th Avenue
Vancouver, WA

February 26, 1930 ~ December 11, 2015

John Jacob Bleth was born on Feb. 26, 1930 in Adams County, ND to Phillip and Magdalen (Weinbenser) Bleth. He was a longtime resident of Vancouver, WA and passed away on Dec. 11, 2015 in Portland, OR, at 85 years old.
John was a U.S. Navy veteran and retired from the NW Natural Gas Co. after 25+ years.
John enjoyed bowling, fishing, camping, viewing sports, western books and movies.
He was a loving and devoted father and grandfather.
John is survived by his sons, Jack Livingston Jr., (Tracy), Mike Bleth (Soraya), and Stephen Bleth (Jane); and sister, Rose Maish.
He was preceded by his wife, Joyce, in 2008; also five sisters, Betty, Delores, Eva, Barbara, and Anna.
Visitation will be on Sun., Dec. 20, 2015 from 12:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m., with a funeral service on Mon., Dec. 21, 2015 at 12:30 p.m., at Evergreen Memorial Gardens.
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Published in The Columbian on Dec. 16, 2015
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