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August 1, 1918 - March 19, 2011
PORTLAND - Hilda was born Hildegard Auffarth on August 1, 1918 in Delmenhorst, Germany. She passed away March 19, 2011 at Willamette View in Portland.
On June 10, 1939 Hilda married Adolph Zu Jeddeloh. Their first son, Horst was born in Delmenhorst, Germany. In 1949 the family immigrated to Grants Pass where Adolph had family. Their second son James was born in 1954 and in 1963 the family relocated to Salem.
Hilda was a great cook and loved entertaining. She played cards, golfed, and had her share of bowling trophies. Adolph preceded her in death in 2006 and in 2008 she moved to Portland to be closer to her family.
Survivors include her two sons and daughters in law, Horst & Linda, Jim & Diane Snedecor, three granddaughters, Anna Waters & Jerry, Kate & Alexa Jeddeloh; two great granddaughters, Edna & Riley Waters.
Private Cremation Rites have been held.
Remembrances maybe sent to Willamette Falls Hospice, Oregon City, Or. Services are entrusted to Peake Funeral Chapel in Milwaukie, Oregon.
Peake Funeral Chapel - Milwaukie
1925 SE Scott Street Milwaukie, OR 97222
Published in StatesmanJournal on Mar. 24, 2011