Victor Dodier Sr. died March 24. He was 94.
Mr. Dodier was born May 8, 1918, in Laredo, Texas. He served in the United States Army during WWII and married Jean Louise Hernandez in 1949. He owned businesses in Texas, Alaska and Oregon including Dodier Plaza, a retail, restaurant and office complex in Salem.
He is survived by his wife and their eight children and spouses; 13 grandchildren; brother-in-law, John W. Hernandez and wife, Isobel Klein-Hernandez, of Las Cruces, N.M.; sister-in-law, Bessie Dodier of Laredo, Texas and her three children; and various cousins in Mexico.
A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, Aug. 3, at Immaculate Heart Church. Memorial donations can be made to the Smile Train.