December 29, 1925 - April 27, 2009
Lucille Senkel, of Springfield, Ore., died April 27, 2009, of causes related to cancer. She was 83.
A funeral took place May 1, 2009, at West Lawn Memorial Park & Funeral Home in Eugene, Ore.
She was born Dec. 29, 1925, in Steamboat Springs to Charley and Rose Jackson Forgey. She married Harold Senkel on May 27, 1950, in Eugene, Ore.
She graduated from Craig High School and worked as a teacher's aide at River Road Elementary School for 20 years.
Survivors include a son, Larry, of Springfield, Ore; daughter Dawna Jaffarian, of Richmond, Va.; brother Wes Forgey, Sr., of Eugene, Ore., and four grandchildren.
Her husband died April 9, 2004.
She was buried at West Lawn Memorial Park. Memorial donations can be made to Cascade Health Solutions Hospice.