Clara Elizabeth Gram

October 6, 1924May 8, 2018

Clara Elizabeth Gram, age 93, of Vancouver, Washington passed away on Tuesday May 8, 2018. Clara was born October 6, 1924 in Gales Creek, Oregon of Howard and Maggie Lilly. She attended grade school in Wilsonville and graduated from Sherwood High School in 1942. In 1945 she met and married Vernon W. Eaton. They soon moved to NW Portland, and her children Janice and Gary came along. She was a devoted mother and enjoyed taking care of her children, the gardens and the home. After the death of Vernon, she married Willard Gram in 1966.

Clara is survived by; daughter Janice Rydman; son Gary Eaton, and step daughter Sherrill Dimbat. As well as 5 Grandchildren, 7 Great Grandchildren, 1 Great Granddaughter and 2 sisters, Alta and Beverly. She was predeceased by her husbands Vernon W. Eaton and Willard Gram, her parents, brothers - Wayne, Bill and Don and sister, Thelma.

Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at for the Gram family.


  • Janice Rydman, Daughter
  • Gary Eaton, Son


  • Funeral Service Saturday, June 2, 2018
  • Reception Saturday, June 2, 2018

Clara Elizabeth Gram

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