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LaVelle Mason

LaVelle Mason was born on August 18, 1910 in Hood River, Oregon.

Her parents were Jasper Mason and Mary Myrtle Hansen. She was the first of three girls.

LaVelle attended school in St. Helens, graduating in 1930

LaVelle married Elmer M. Hanson on June 17, 1933. They had two children, Living Daughter (1944 to current); and Living Daughter (1947 to current).

She worked at Birdseye Cannery until her retirement in 1975.

LaVelle attended Sunset Park Community Church for 36 years and the Church of God for the last five years of her life. She was the Sunday School teacher for the preschool kids for 20 years.

LaVelle died on October 6, 2007 in St. Helens, Columbia County, Oregon at 97 years, 1 month, 18 days of age. She is buried in Columbia Memorial Gardens in Columbia County, Oregon.

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