Eugene Sanford Powers

Eugene Powers of Talent, Ore. passed away Wednesday, March 27, 2013. He was a proud Oregon native from beginning to end. Eugene was married to Lil Powers for 65 years.

He served his country in the U.S. Navy during WWII. He was an Oregon logger for 23 years and the building and maintenance superintendent at Southern Oregon University for another 23 years. Eugene enjoyed family activities, woodworking, hunting, fishing, camping, and all things outdoors.

He is survived by his wife, Lil Powers; children, Sher, Brad, and Kathy; one brother; one sister; six grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

A graveside service will be held at 11:00 a.m., Monday, April 1, 2013, at Scenic Hills Memorial Park, Ashland, Ore. Arrangements by Perl Funeral Home.

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