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In Memoriam: Rodney Kjos (July 14, 1937 – May 13, 2023)

Rodney Kjos

Rodney Verne Kjos, 85, of Silverton, Oregon passed away on May 13, 2023. Rodney was born on July 14, 1937 to Ole N. Kjos and Ada Viola (Challey) Kjos in Edinburg, North Dakota.

After he graduated from Silverton High School in 1955, he enlisted in the Army, spending his time in Korea.

On Sept. 28, 1963 he married Marjorie Ball. They had two children, Charlotte and Greg. In August 1999, he retired from PGE and spent his time golfing and working in his shop.

Rodney was preceded in death by his brother, Donald Kjos, and sister, Bette (Kjos) Evans.

He is survived by his wife, Marjorie Kjos; daughter, Charlotte Farrier, with husband, Morgan; son, Greg Kjos; grandson, Logan Farrier, with wife Marissa, and great-granddaughter, Jewels Farrier; and granddaughter, Cassandre Farrier.

Funeral services were held at Unger Funeral Chapel in Silverton on May 31.

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