Sally (Koo) Bridgens

Sally Bridgens


Aug. 4, 1920 – Aug. 22, 2014

Sally Bridgens, 94, passed away August 22, 2014. Sally was a longtime resident of Clatsop County. She worked as a seafood processor in the local canneries for 40 years, retiring when she was 78. She was a member of Bethany Lutheran Church in Astoria for many years.

Sally was born in Honolulu, Hawaii, in 1920, one of ten children. She met her husband, Bob, when he was stationed there in the Navy. She moved to Clatsop County in 1956.

Sally is survived by two sons: Bob and his wife, Christine, of Warrenton, and grandchildren, Brandon, Adam and Brooke; and John and his wife, Carol, of Cottage Grove, Oregon, and grandchildren, Jeff, Nathan and Garrett. She is also survived by 12 great-grandchildren, a brother, and a sister.

Contributions in her name can be sent to Bethany Lutheran Church Building Fund, 451 34th St. Astoria, OR 97103, and will be greatly appreciated.

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