Kay L. Maycumber
Dec. 5, 1947 - April 5, 2021
Kay Laura (Snortland) Maycumber age 73, died at her home in Beaverton, Ore., Monday, April 5, 2021 after living valiantly with a brain tumor for nine years. Kay was surrounded by her husband of 54 years, her two children, their spouses, and five grandchildren as she passed into Heaven after celebrating her last Easter.
Kay was born in Walla Walla, Wash., Dec. 5, 1947 to Morris and Josephine Snortland. She was a lifelong Oregonian who graduated from South Eugene High School in 1965 and attended (then) Southern Oregon College until she married her high school sweetheart Jack "Cary" Maycumber June 17, 1967.
Kay was both a member and a beloved staff member of Beaverton Foursquare Church for more than 45 years, where she served as Treasurer. Kay spent her early years in Eugene and she was a passionate University of Oregon fan. As a season ticket holder for four decades, Kay spent many football seasons following her beloved Ducks to their away games, including many Bowls. Kay, along with Cary, was an avid outdoor enthusiast who spent most vacations camping with her fly fishing husband, rafting, cross-country skiing and experiencing the beauty of our National Parks. In addition to U of O games and outdoor explorations, Kay and Cary traveled to most of the 50 states and many international destinations including Israel, Canada, Mexico, England, France, and Croatia.
Kay is survived by her first love, husband, Cary Maycumber; her two adult children, Kymra and Jason and their spouses; as well as her five grandchildren. Kay is also survived by her stepmother, Geraldine (Jerry) Snortland of Eugene, Ore.; her five siblings, Jon Snortland of Eugene Ore., Patty Salvino of Spokane, Wash., Jayne Enneking of Cocoa Beach, Fla., Cheryl Wilson of Beaverton, Ore., and Bill Hayes of Eugene, Ore. She was preceded in death by her parents, Morris Oliver Snortland and Josephine "Midge" Wilson.
A memorial service will be held to celebrate the life of Kay Maycumber at 1 p.m., Tuesday, May 11, 2021, at Beaverton Foursquare Church 13565 S.W. Walker Rd., Beaverton, OR. All local Covid precautions will be observed. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in her name to: Compassionfirst.org
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