Valentine ‘Marie’ Raymond – Feb. 14, 1935 – Jan. 12, 2022

Valentine “Marie” Raymond, 86, of Creswell, Ore. formerly of Dorena, Ore. passed away Jan. 12, 2022. Marie was born in Cottage Grove on Feb. 14, 1935 to parents Robert Lee and Mary Zora (West) Owen. She graduated from Cottage Grove as valedictorian 1952. 

After graduation, she waited until she turned 18 and married Robert “Bob” Raymond in Dorena on April 10, 1953. Their 69th wedding anniversary would have been in April 2022. 

Marie worked as an office manager at Dorena and Culp Creek School for 27 years . . .