Mary Teresa Bucher died April 3. She was 95.
Mrs. Bucher was born March 13, 1918, in Council Bluffs, Iowa. She graduated from East High School in Des Moines, and moved to Portland in 1937. She married Sherman in 1943. She was a homemaker, dance instructor, clerk at Meek’s Drugstore, bookkeeper at Platt Electric and Oak Grove Disposal and worked for the Fraternal Order of Eagles, the Wine Factory and Tektronix.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Sherman in 2001 and three grandchildren. She is survived by sons, Richard Berney (Susan), Sherman (Robert), William (Patti) and Donald (Colleen) and daughters, Jeanne (Ted, deceased) and Kathleen (Charlie); 11 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; and eight great-great-grandchildren.
A memorial Mass will be celebrated at 1 p.m., Saturday, April 13, at Holy Family Church. Rosary will be said at 12:30 p.m. A reception in the parish hall will follow the Mass. Memorial donations can be made to the Odd Fellows Home of Portland, 3102 S.E. Holgate Blvd., Portland, OR 97202.