Inga Putz died April 6. She was 89.

Mrs. Putz was born , Sept. 22, 1924. She married Helmut Putz, and they moved from Germany to Switzerland. She moved to the United States in 1956, coming West in 1961. They lived in Renton, Wash., until 1967, when they moved to Raleigh Hills, which was then a suburb of Portland. Eventually, they moved to Gladstone in 1969, where they stayed. She was a homemaker.

She was preceded in death by her husband in 2008. She is survived by her children, Ron and Barbara, and relatives in the U.S. and Germany.

A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, May 17, at St. John the Apostle Church in Oregon City.