A memorial service will be at 2 p.m. Friday, Jan. 11, 2002, in Oak Grove United Methodist Church in Milwaukie for Audrey Larie Poland, who died Jan. 2 at age 92.
Mrs. Poland was born Audrey Larie Dirr on April 10, 1909, in Mehama. She moved to Portland in 1934. A homemaker, she also was a seamstress out of her home until the time of death. She was a member of Rose City Park United Methodist Church for about 55 years, and a recent member of Oak Grove United Methodist Church. In 1930, she married Merle G. Poland.
Survivors include her husband; daughters, Shirley Slack and Janice Lee; sister, Mildred Shambra; nine grandchildren; and 18 great-grandchildren. Remembrances to a favorite charity. Arrangements by Portland Memorial.
The Oregonian, January 9, 2002
Contributed by: Shelli Steedman