John W. Huffman
John was born on December 11, 1932 at home in Burns Oregon, the son of Clinton & Helen (Solomon) Huffman. John attended Albany High School, graduating in 1950. He served in the United States Army from 9/11/1953 until his honorable Discharge on 9/9/1955. He then attended Oregon State from 1956-1960 earning his Bachelor of Science.
On September 24, 1960 he married Mary Patricia Redlin at St. Thomas More Catholic Church in Portland They had four children, Richard, Nancy, Stephen & David, 9 grandchildren & 2 great grandchildren. He is survived by his wife Pat and siblings Clinton Huffman & Shirley Klug.
John's career began at Lane County Health Dept.
from 1960-1961, Coos County Health Dept. from
1961-1965, Oregon State Health Dept. from 1965 until
John volunteered many hours as President of
Oregon Assoc. of Sanitarians in 1966, State Plumbing
Board from 1988-1992, Powell Valley Road Water
Dist. Commissioner & Officer 1993-2008, Adjunt
Professor Clackamas Community College1984-2008,
Cub Master & Asst. Scoutmaster for 10x years,
President of Parish Council, Knights of Columbus,
St .Vincent DePaul, Eucharistic Minister since 1976.
John's interests were his family, hunting, fishing,
golf, football and reading.
Those who wish may view @ 10:00am, Rosary to
begin @ 10:30 and Funeral Mass @ 11:00am at St.
Joseph the Worker Catholic Church, SE 148th &
Division, Portland Interment will be at Willamette
National Cemetery with Honors Gresham Memorial
Chapel, Directors, 503 618 8176