Virginia Hattie Ranken
May 22, 1919 – September 6, 2020
Virginia Hattie Ranken, age 101, of Portland, Oregon passed away on Sunday, September 6, 2020. Virginia was born May 22, 1919 in Oregon City to Lester and Helen Rivers.
Virginia graduated from Commerce High School. Through out her life she worked in different secretarial positions and at Meier & Frank. On October 11, 1941 she married Hugh Ranken and together they had one daughter, Barbara June Rivers.
She lived a very full life, being a part of many groups and partaking in numerous hobbies. Virginia attended Rose City Methodist, was part of the Women's Circle group, Home Extension and Rain of Glass. Some hobbies Virginia enjoyed include thrifting, especially thrifting for dishes, gardening, crafting and quilting. Virginia was preceded in death by her spouse Hugh Ranken; daughter Barbara June Ranken.
Grandchildren, Theresa Wilson, Monica McCann, Tony Lauer and Angela Lauer; 8 great grandchildren; and 12 great-great grandchildren.
- Barbara June Ranken, Daughter (deceased)
- Hugh Ranken, Spouse (deceased)
- Grandchildren, Theresa Wilson, Monica McCann, Tony Lauer and Angela Lauer; 8 great grandchildren; and 12 great-great grandchildren.
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