Lilly Gretsch

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  • "I knew Lilly since I was thirteen years old. She would..."
    - Roberta Mayo
  • "I've framed the clipping I have of us--all five in the line..."
    - Liz Young
  • ""Family gatherings won't be the same without a hug from..."
    - Martha Nuttall
  • "Our family won't be the same without Grandma Lily and her..."
    - Allen & Betsy Grow
  • "You will be missed by your family and friends."
    - Jeff Dempsey
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Service Information
Evergreen Memorial Gardens Funeral Chapel
1101 NE 112th Avenue
Vancouver, WA

May 1, 1924 ~ February 26, 2011

Lilly May Montgomery Gretsch, 86, of Vancouver, WA, passed away on Feb. 26, 2011. She was born in Portland, OR. In her younger years, she lived in Oklahoma where her father died when she was three years old.
During the depression, her family followed the crops moving from state to state. She learned to work and looked for opportunities to work throughout her life.
Lilly married and raised three children, Yvonne Grow who lives in Newberg, OR and Kim Delk residing in Netarts, OR and was preceded in death by her daughter, Sandra Stark. She leaves eight grandchildren; 32 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandson; and many nieces, nephews and friends.
A memorial service will be held Thurs., March 3, 2011 at 1:00 p.m. at the LDS church, 10509 SE 5th St., Vancouver, WA.
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Published in The Columbian on Mar. 2, 2011
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