Roger Howard Hurley
1933 - 2019
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March 17, 1933 ˜ June 2, 2019

On June 2, 2019, Roger Howard Hurley went home to heaven to be with his loving wife Tara. Roger was born in San Francisco to George Hurley and Nora “Young” Hurley, on March 17, 1933. They moved their family to Vancouver WA in 1943.
Roger enlisted in the Army in 1952 - USAR CE, where he received a National Defense service Medal, majoring in Demolitions. Roger loved his country. He was a member of the Moose, Elks and served as commander of The American Legion post 14 in 1974.
Roger retired from the Oregon City Paper Mill Local 68 after 30 years of service. He was well known in the card rooms around Portland and Clark County, as cards playing was a profession to him.
Roger will be missed by his surviving siblings James Hurley and Georgia McEnry both of Vancouver; his daughters Wanda (Terry) Pope, Taryn (Allen) Trenda, Theresa (Gary) Willard, son Tom Hurley; grandchildren, Dawn, Tara, Seth, Travis, Joshua, Jared, Zack; 10 great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.
Roger is preceded in death by his wife Tara Hurley; son Douglas; siblings Ellanora Broton, Francis Hurley and Patricia Henker.
Celebration of Life Service will be held at Faith Center Church, 11608 NE 107th St., Vancouver, WA 98662 on June 21, 2019 at 5:00 p.m.
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Published in The Columbian on Jun. 16, 2019.
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June 28, 2019
RIP. Gonna miss running into you everywhere around town. Loves
Shelah Elliott
June 19, 2019
He was a great man who will be truly missed!
Love you and have dancing with mom.
Taryn Trenda
June 18, 2019
Played Texas Holden with Roger at the Moose lodge. Nice man.
Diana McDonald
June 18, 2019
When someone you love becomes a memory, the memory becomes a treasure. May the wonderful treasures fill your hearts with love and bring you peace. Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time. 1 Thessalonians 4:13-14
June 17, 2019
I will always remember all the laughs and fun times at the family events when I was growing up. You will be greatly missed Uncle Roger. Go with God. John
John McEnry
June 17, 2019
Always upbeat, my Uncle had the greatest attitude; always a kind word for everyone he met as well as ensuring he kept in touch with everyone in the family in the event they needed something. A stand up guy, my Uncle Roger, RIP.
Denise Del Mar
June 17, 2019
New roger thru my Dad Gene Coats at Post 14. Great guy
June 16, 2019

Rest in peace brother and glory that you will be with your loved ones and especially the one you married
James Hurley
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