Audree' Charlene Edgmont
Audree' Charlene Edgmont, age 81, of Portland, Oregon passed away on Thursday, August 22, 2019. Audree' was born January 28, 1938, in Glendive, Montana. She was always outgoing and loved singing with all her passion and energy; she was always the lead in high school musicals.
Audree' met Eugene Edgmont in high school, they loved to dance, and we're quite good. After graduating from Dawson county, high school Audree' and Eugene were married on June 2nd, 1956. They didn't waste any time and started a family right away. They had five amazing children; Mike, Steve, Genee', Carri, and Gayle.
A move took them to Great Falls Montana for a few years, and then they moved onto Beaverton, Oregon. Audree' was very involved with her family, friends, and several community groups. She was a campfire leader, instrumental in the school PTA, TOPS group and her Sorority group, where she met many lifelong friends. They loved to camp in their RV, and their travels took them all over from Mexico to Canada and even Alaska with their close-knit group of friends. Montana also held a special place in Audree' and Gene's heart; they were lucky enough to get back there many times to see family and friends. Audree' was President of their business NW Building Maintenance which they operated in the Portland Metro area with a stellar reputation for 35years! Audree' had a love and passion for dogs, and many were adopted over the years from local animal shelters. She also loved exercising, which included many years attending Jazzercise. Audree' loved gardening mostly different variety of flowers; her favorite was Daffodils. Audree' maintained a love of music, song, piano, and dancing throughout her life. Most notably was Audree's love of Christmas, her favorite holiday, she collected Snow Village collectibles and always proudly displayed them during the holiday season. She loved to socialize with friends, both Gene and Audree' met with their friends monthly at a local restaurant for Audree's favorite "Liver and Onions". As loving and outgoing as she was, her heart and joy were for her children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren.
She is survived by her soulmate and husband Eugene Edgmont; five adult children, Mike Edgmont, (Kathy) Steve Edgmont, (Celeste) Genee' (Edgmont) Britton, (Chuck)Carri (Edgmont) Hancock, (Doug) Gayle Edgmont (Casey) Halbakken; grandchildren; Matt, Kailey (Zach), Chelsea (Chad), Marissa (Brian), Joshua, Jordan, Cody, Caitlyn. Great-grandchildren Luke, Ryan, Sean, Shiloh, Cami, Maddie, and Lincoln. Audree' was a sweet, caring, and beautiful soul; she will be missed.
Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at www.skylinememorialgardens.com for the Edgmont family.