Sheila Rae Vertrees
Sheila Rae Vertrees was born in San Diego, CA July 29, 1940, to Betty (Altishin) and Edward Patterson. She died November 26, 2020, in Redmond, OR. She grew up in the Hazeldale area and graduated from Beaverton High School. For the past 30 years she lived in Culver, OR.
She married Vern Vertrees and they had two children, Joy and Dwane. They later divorced. Also surviving are her sisters, Pam Patterson and Mary Wagenblast Hochstetler (Clark) and her brother George Wagenblast (Gloria). Also surviving are numerous grandchildren, nieces and nephews and her "guard" dog, Calvin. She was predeceased by her Mother and Father; stepfathers, Maurice Wagenblast and Charles Paetel and her ex-husband.
Her request was to be cremated and to have her ashes spread in the beautiful Central Oregon breeze. To complete her wish, the family invites her friends to share in the spreading of her ashes over the rim on her property at 2 p.m. on Saturday, August 28, 2021.
Please call Pam for directions: 503-289-1313.