Carl Lewis Finley
Carl was born in Tigard, Ore. to Elza and Grace Finley. He graduated from Tigard High School in 1941. He attended their football games his whole life and was honorary football captain November 4, 2016 wearing his number 10 football jersey. He served in the U.S. Navy during WWII as an underwater diver repairing ships and submarines on the USS Cascade. He worked at the Federal Reserve Bank in Portland until retirement.
Carl was a lifetime fisherman and hunter. He was a member of the Washington County Deputy Sheriff Reserves for 25 years. He was a lifetime member of the Tigard United Methodist Church. Carl was married to Margaret " Midge" Philip until her death in 2006. They were married for 59 years They had three children Carla Thornhill, Terry Finley, and Randy Finley (who predeceased his father). Carl later married his high school sweetheart Audrey Jacquess and they were married for 13 years until his death. He had six grandchildren Aaron Hedlund, Jamie DeHut, Nate Finley, Carrie Jackson, Allyssa Finley, and Brandon Finley. He had eight great-grandchildren and and five stepchildren. Carl was a loving husband, father, Grandfather and loyal friend and will be greatly missed.