Mary Morris Poulos died April 5. She was 86.

Mrs. Poulos was born Feb. 16, 1928, in San Pedro, Calif. Her family moved to Seattle in 1944 and she graduated from Lincoln High School in 1945. She moved to Portland in the early ‘50s and earned a nursing degree at Columbia School of Nursing. She was employed for many years at Multnomah County Hospital and St. Vincent Hospital. She married Tom in 1969, and they settled in San Diego. When her husband retired from the Navy, they relocated to Portland. She returned to work at St. Vincent for many years before her retirement in 1989.

She was preceded in death by her husband Tom in 2009. She is survived by her sisters, Frances Hinkle and Eunice Dedo (Darrell); nieces and nephews; and cousins.