Honor the WASP


For a briefer overview that won’t call for tissue:

More information about each pilot, and her photo, will be posted below in the coming weeks.

We will start at Willamette National Cemetery at 11800 SE Mt. Scott Boulevard.

Isabel Madison Van Lom, 43-W-4
BIRTH 8 Nov 1917
Crystal City, Jefferson County, Missouri, USA
DEATH 22 Feb 2008 (aged 90)
Portland, Washington County, Oregon, USA
Isabel Madison Van Lom on Find a Grave


Isabel Eleanor Tynon Martell, 43-W-7
BIRTH 16 Dec 1920
Peru, Nemaha County, Nebraska, USA
DEATH 30 Apr 1994 (aged 73)
Molalla, Clackamas County, Oregon, USA
PLOT X, 0, 1078
Isabel Eleanor Tynon Martell on Find a Grave


Eileen Marjorie Roach Kesti, 43-W-4
BIRTH 10 May 1920
Oregon, USA
DEATH 5 Sep 2001 (aged 81)
Wasco County, Oregon, USA
PLOT Section COL-2 ROW 646 Site B
Eileen Marjorie Roach Kesti on Find a Grave


Georgia Belle VanKoten Gehring, 44-W-5
BIRTH 3 Jun 1917
Fossil, Wheeler County, Oregon, USA
DEATH 8 Oct 1978 (aged 61)
San Mateo, San Mateo County, California, USA
PLOT S, 0, 3516
Georgia Belle VanKoten Gehring on Find a Grave


Nancy Caroline Upper Foran, 44-W-6
BIRTH 10 Jan 1922
Auburn, King County, Washington, USA
DEATH 28 Jan 2006 (aged 84)
Clackamas, Clackamas County, Oregon, USA
PLOT Col 5, 479 E
Nancy Caroline Upper Foran on Find a Grave


Then we will move to Wilhelm’s Portland Memorial at 6705 SE 14th Avenue.

Marie Ethel Cihler Sharon, 43-W-4
BIRTH 21 Apr 1917
Forsyth, Rosebud County, Montana, USA
DEATH 10 Apr 1944 (aged 26)
Tecumseh, Johnson County, Nebraska, USA
PLOT Wilson East G ,Tier 3, Vault 2
Marie Ethel Cihler Sharon on Find a Grave


Mary P Hartson, 43-W-5
BIRTH 11 Jan 1917
Portland, Multnomah County, Oregon, USA
DEATH 14 Aug 1944 (aged 27)
Denison, Grayson County, Texas, USA

Mary P Hartson on Find a Grave


We will end at River View Cemetery at 300 S Taylors Ferry Road.

Hazel Ying Lee Yim Qun, 43-W-4
BIRTH 24 Aug 1912
Portland, Multnomah County, Oregon, USA
DEATH 25 Nov 1944 (aged 32)
Great Falls, Cascade County, Montana, USA
PLOT Sec 120, Lot 56, Grave 4
Hazel Ying Lee Yim Qun on Find a Grave


Jennie Xedes Reimann, 43-W-4
BIRTH 27 Feb 1912
Pendleton, Umatilla County, Oregon, USA
DEATH 16 May 2004 (aged 92)
Portland, Multnomah County, Oregon, USA
PLOT Sec 124, Lot 48, Grave 4
Jennie Xedes Reimann on Find a Grave


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