Clara Marie Holevas

Clatskanie resident, 80Clara Marie Holevas, 80, of Clatskanie, died Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2002, at her home.

Mrs. Holevas was born May 6, 1922, in Bonners Ferry, Idaho, to John Lymen and Minnie M. Graham Castle. She was educated in Jewell, graduating from Jewell High School.

In June 1959, she married Ernest Holevas in Longview, Wash. He survives, residing in Tillamook.

Mrs. Holevas enjoyed reading, fishing, hunting, knitting, crocheting, playing bingo and helping others.

In addition to her husband, she is survived by two sons, John E. and Kenneth P. Albertsen, both of Portland; a daughter, Sharon S. Albertsen of Portland; a sister, Myrtie E. Buckhalter of Clatskanie; two brothers, John Castle of Clatskanie and Howard Graham of Astoria; four grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.

Visitation is from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Monday at Haakinson-Groulx Mortuary Chapel, 225 S.E. Third Street, Clatskanie; service follows at 1 p.m. Private interment will be Tuesday at Murray Hill Cemetery in Clatskanie.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Clatskanie Volunteer Firefighters Association, P.O. Box 807, Clatskanie, OR 97016.

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