Ruth Naomi Neal, a member of Our Lady of Sorrows Parish, died June 26. She was 84.

Mrs. Neal was born March 20, 1929. She grew up in the Southeast Portland and attended Hosford grade school and Clinton Kelly High School. She married Allan Neal in 1949 at St. Stephen Church. He died in 2007.

She had six children, Bridget, Garrett, Matthew, Andrew, Cameron and Graden Neal; eight grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.