Winfred Neal Oliver



Winfred Neal Oliver was born November 27, 1932, in Logan, New Mexico, to Sanders and Ina (Cooper) Oliver.



Win married Betty Lou Roberts on May 30, 1952, in Klamath Falls, Ore. They raised three children together. He worked for Southern Pacific Railroad until being inducted into the U.S. Army on June 10, 1954, serving in Germany until May 23, 1956. When he returned from service, he went to work for California Oregon Power Co., which later became Pacific Corp.



Win and Betty lived many places while he was employed with Pacific Power: Klamath Falls, Prospect, Toketee Falls and Copco, where they stayed for 21 years. He worked 35 years for Pacific Power.



Win is survived by wife, Betty; children, Tami (Mark) Keith and Cooper (Carrie) Oliver; sisters, Inez Fallihee and Jeannie (Ed) McAuliffe; sisters-in-law, Barbara Oliver, Bernice Oliver and Wilma Kinniburgh; grandchildren, David Storey, Mary Keith, Robert and John Oliver; great-grandsons, Ty and Tevin Storey; numerous nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by son, Barton Oliver; brothers, Boyd (Bud), Doyle and Jerry Oliver.



Special thanks to Asante Hospice caregivers, Debra, Floyd, Eva, Jaqualyn and Shanon.



Funeral services will be held at 1:00 p.m., Wednesday, July 28, 2010, at Memory Gardens Chapel, Medford, Ore., with a reception to follow. Inurnment will be in Klamath Memorial Park, Klamath Falls, Ore. www.memorygardensmortuary.com