Roy Laird Huson passed away September 18, 2012, in Portland, Oregon following a brief illness. He was born July 31, 1920, in Medford, Ore.

In 1940, Roy entered the Army as an infantryman. He very proudly continued as an active officer in the Oregon National Guard for 30 years.

Roy moved to Willamette View Retirement Home in 2011.

Roy was preceded in death by his parents, Melvin and Ina Huson; sister, Mildred Phillips; twin brother, Ray; and brother, Darell. He is survived by a sister-in-law; and a host of nieces; and nephews.

A celebration of Roy's life will be held Saturday, September 29, 2012, at 2:00 p.m. at Willamette View Retirement Home.