Obituaries

Clyde A. Putman April 5, 1929 – Aug. 16, 2022

Clyde A. Putman, 93, of Cottage Grove, Ore. passed away August 16, 2022. Clyde was born April 5, 1929, in Oregon City. to parents Charles and Abbie (Scouton) Putman. Clyde grew up outside of Cottage Grove on 80 acres where he loved being outdoors, he was a lifelong resident of the area. He graduated from Cottage Grove High School in 1947 and began his career at Weyerhaeuser eventually becoming the head filer for 40 plus years. He married Patricia Jean Ballard on Sept. 22, 1949, in Baker, Ore. Clyde and Pat were married 72 years until her . . .

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