Joseph S. Ellerby
Joe was born in Seattle, Wash., raised in Portland, Ore., and died in his Gladstone home. Deceased siblings were Mary, Bob and Richard Ellerby.
Joe graduated from Grant High School and attended Portland State. He worked for 32 years as a printer for James River, then Georgia Pacific and was a member of Local 64.
Joe is survived by his wife, Katie; son, Jason Ellerby; daughter, Holly (Heath) Goin; grandchildren, Gage and Helene Goin; sister-in-law, Geneva Ellerby, nieces and nephews.
Joe enjoyed his family and home, sports, stock market, news on television, jigsaw puzzles, gardening, and was a Seahawks fan.
A spring memorial service and celebration of life is planned at West Linn Memorial Church. Memorial gifts are invited to the church or Gladstone Seniors Foundation at Gladstone Senior Center.