Waldean Porterfield Hemenway
Waldean Porterfield Hemenway was born in Ontario, California on December 7, 1924 to Alcie Ferrill Porterfield and Thomas Harvey Porterfield.
In 1945, she married Robert L. Hemenway who predeceased her in 2009. She was the beloved mother of Craig Hemenway, Candace Didier and Claudia Hemenway, mother-in-law of Penny Hemenway who provided loving care, grandmother, great-grandmother, aunt, pastor's wife and friend.
Waldean returned to her Heavenly Father on April 13, 2019. Waldean lit up a room with her smile, good will to all, faith in God, beautiful voice and friendship with all who met her. The family thanks all those who cared for her at Courtyard Fountains Gresham, The Village, Adventist Health Services and the Lynchwood Church of God congregation for its ministry and support.
A Celebration of Life will be held on Saturday, June 8, 2019, 2 pm at Lynchwood Church of God, 3818 SE 174th, Portland, Oregon.