Obituaries & Tributes

Harold ‘Hal’ Thor Stromberg Jr.

Deceased: Oct. 6, 2022

Born to Harold T. Stromberg, Sr. and Harriet of Oakland, Calif. in 1929, Hal passed away peacefully at his home in Yoncalla, Ore., on Oct. 6, 2022, at the age of 93.

Hal leaves behind his wife of 68 years, Gloria; son Chris Stromberg (Pattie) of Oregon City, Ore.; daughter Doria Arntsen (Terry) of Hillsboro, Ore.; son Gary Stromberg (Rikke) of Yoncalla; six grandchildren, one deceased grandchild; nine great-grandchildren, one soon-to-be-born and several nieces and nephews.

Hal was a Veteran of the United States Army where he served during the Korean Conflict. He was a resident of Yoncalla for 59 years; an active farmer and gardener his entire life, who never really retired.

A funeral service for Hal was held at Smith-Lund-Mills Funeral Chapel. Hal was laid to rest at the Roseburg Memorial Gardens, Sanctuary of Peace Mausoleum.

In lieu of flowers, please consider making a contribution in memory of Harold T. Stromberg, Jr. to the Dementia Society of America by mail to POB 600, Doylestown, Pa. or online at



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