Robert Griesenauer

Robert "Pooch" J. Griesenauer

October 30, 1921 - February 19, 2014

BROOKS - Robert passed away peacefully Wednesday, Feb. 19th.

He was born October 30, 1921 in Mt. Angel, OR. After graduating from Mt. Angel Prep school he was called to serve our country in WWII . He married Carline Rentz May 21, 1950 and they enjoyed life on the family farm and trips to Reno and Spirit Mountain and playing cards with family and friends. Robert was especially fond of his business "Pooch's Christmas Trees" on Waconda Road and visiting with his regular customers each year.

He is survived by his wife of almost 64 years Carline, sons Gary (Ruth), Robert D (Susan), daughter Judy Blem, grandsons Mike (Alicia) and Joe, great-grandchildren Ainsley and Miles.

A memorial mass will take place at 11 a.m., Thursday, Feb. 27, 2014 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church of Gervais with luncheon to follow. Arrangements by Unger Funeral Chapel.

Published in StatesmanJournal on Feb. 26, 2014