Evan E. Kjornes
Evan E. Kjornes passed away in his sleep at his St. Helens home on January 14, 2021.
He was born in Savage, Montana to Even and Effie (Moore) Kjornes on February 26, 1931.
As a toddler, his family moved to the Hillsboro, Oregon area, where he graduated from high school. He also lived in Banks before moving to St. Helens in 1959.
Evan loved his family, riding his motorcycle and camping. He served in the Army National Guard.
Evan was preceded in death by his wife, Barbara Hazel (Thompson) Kjornes; and son, Terrence E. Kjornes.
Evan is survived by daughters, Rebecca Schmit (Dave) of Warren and Dawn Ritenour (Randy) of Columbia City; eight grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.columbiafh.com.
Funeral arrangements are entrusted to Columbia Funeral Home, 503-397-1154.