Ivalee Susan Greeninger passed away on June 23rd, 2013 at Legacy Emanuel Hospital in Portland, Oregon of congestive heart failure. She was 85.
Ivalee was born October 6th, 1927 in Lincoln, Nebraska to Douglas and Lucille Cruise of Lebanon, Or. and graduated high school in Lebanon, Or. in 1945. On February 16th, 1947 she married John (Frank) Frances Greeninger in Lebanon, Or. She and Frank were members of Newport Eagles & owned and operated Newport Appliance & Gold Bond Stamp Redemption Center in Newport, Or. from 1964 to 1976. After retiring Ivalee enjoyed traveling with her son Fred and daughter Diana to Hawaii, Ireland and Cabo San Lucas, Mexico, as well as many adventures throughout Oregon and Washington with her son, Danny.
Ivalee is survived by her sons: Fred Greeninger of Portland, Or., Danny Greeninger of Tigard, Or.; Daughter: Diana Vallelunga (Greg) of Kent, Washington; Sisters: Kathleen Hall of Tigard, Or., Delores Kellison of Newport, Or., Rosalie Hinderer of Newport, Or., and Sharon Rauch of Silverton, Or.; 7 grandchildren, 12 great grandchildren and 1 great, great grandson. Ivalee is preceded in death by her husband Frank Greeninger; Brothers: Duane, Douglas and Gerald Cruise of Lebanon, Or.
A memorial service will be held at Willamette National Cemetery in Portland, Or., at 1:00pm on July 3rd, 2013. Memorial donations may be made to OHSU Doernbecher Children’s Hospital, 700 S.W. Campus Dr., Portland, Or. 97239.
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