Donald Fred Vedder died March 10. He was 81.

Mr. Vedder was born July 3, 1931. He was raised in the Gladstone/West Linn area and attended Washington High School in Portland. Following high school, he attended Portland State University and served with the Navy during the Korean Conflict.

He worked as a truck driver, tax assessor and real estate broker.

A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m., Friday, March 15 at St. John the Apostle Church in Oregon City.