Valentina Stephan died Nov. 2. She was 99.
Mrs. Stephan was born March 29, 1913, in Lithuania. She grew up in Alytus and married Stasys Stephan in 1932. Their family fled Germany in 1944, and then lived for four years in a displaced persons camp before coming to the United States in 1949. They settled in Portland.
She is survived by her two daughters; two grandsons; and four great-grandchildren.
A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 8, at All Saints Church.