Eddie (Ed) Everett Drury passed away on April 16, 2019 at his home in Molalla, Oregon. Ed was born in Portland, Oregon on September 7, 1954 to Glenn and Dorothy Drury. He grew up on his family farm in Yankton, Oregon and graduated from St. Helens High School in 1972. After high school he began working as a welder for Smith Tug & Barge and then retired in 2016 from the Pacific NW Ironworkers Union Local 29. He became a Columbia County Sherriff's Reserve Deputy in approximately 1981 and served for 15 years. Ed was an avid outdoorsman and enjoyed hunting with his children and grandchildren.
Ed is survived by his wife Jone; children, Teresa Page and Tara Northway; , and stepchildren, Jarrod Flatau, JeNessa Housley, Alan Mootz, and Stephanie Mootz; 14 grandchildren, and his brother John. He is preceded in death by his parents, Glen and Dorothy Drury.
Services will be held on May 8, 2019 at 11am at the American Legion Hall, 424 NW First Ave, Canby, Oregon 97013