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Frances  "Fay" Vollman
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Frances Fay Vollman passed away peacefully on November 16, 2017. She was 94 years old. Fay Vollman was born October 23, 1923 to parents Orvel and Alma Lady in Kansas City, Missouri. Her family, the Lady family, were pioneers who traveled the Oregon Trail and homesteaded in the Willamette Valley near Sheridan/Willamina in 1853. In 1936, Fay returned to Oregon with her family and settled in Willamina. family moved to and settled in Willamina, Oregon in 1936. She graduated from Willamina High School and then attended Oregon State College.

Fay married Phillip Vollman August 18, 1944 and started her life as the wife of a dairyman and farmer. She enjoyed working outside, especially in her garden and was active in the community. She was President of the PTA and worked on the local voting commission. As an active member of Willamina Christian Church she loved to sing hymns and taught Sunday school. Fay was a women who found joy in the simple pleasures of life.

Fay is survived by her sister Carolynine Choate, daughter Phyllis (Bob) Kircher, 3 sons Gary (Jean) Vollman, Greg (Linda) Vollman and John (Linda) Vollman, as well as 10 grandchildren, 20 great grandchildren and 4 great, great grandchildren. She is preceded in death by her daughter Sharon Vollman, sisters Theo Houck, Marion Cannon, Thelma Storey, Evelyn Martin, brothers Orvel Lady, Earl Lady, Robert Lady and grandson Marcus Vollman.

A Memorial Service will be held at 10:00am on Wednesday, November 22, 2017 in the chapel at Macy Funeral Home in McMinnville followed by a graveside service. A reception will follow at Golden Valley Brew Pub and Restaurant. The casket will be open for viewing before the service from 9:00-9:45am


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Wednesday

22

Nov

9:00 AM - 9:45 AM
Macy & Son Funeral Directors

135 NE Evans Street
McMinnville, OR 97128

memorial service

Wednesday

22

Nov

10:00 AM
Macy & Son Funeral Directors

135 NE Evans Street
McMinnville, OR 97128

reception

Wednesday

22

Nov

Golden Valley Brew Pub

980 NE 4th St
McMinnville, OR 97128

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