Twylla June Feigner, 87, passed away on June 24, 2018, at Guardian Angels Home in Hermiston, Ore. She was born January 22, 1931, to Miles and Marilla Roudebush in Gering, Nebraska.
The family moved to Oregon where she graduated from Hermiston High School in 1948. She then attended Oregon State University and graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in food science. She was a bacteriologist for various canneries and factories in Eastern Oregon throughout her life, retiring as QA manager for Oregon Potato in Boardman.
She married the love of her life, Eurgie Feigner, in 1963 and lived in Milton-Freewater, raising her family until his untimely death in 1976. She was known for her amazing smile, laugh, great sense of humor, and was a hard worker who was devoted to her family. She enjoyed gardening, dancing and cooking.
She is preceded in death by her husband Eurgie Feigner; father Miles Roudebush; mother Marilla O’Donnell; brother Miles V. Roudebush; and sister Marilyn Hutton. She is survived by her son Larry Dodson (Umatilla); daughters Sherry Huffman (Pendleton) and Laura Layton (Pilot Rock); sister Sallie Sigsbee (Milton-Freewater); brother Robert Roudebush (Pendleton); granddaughters Katie Johns (Hermiston), Ashley McDonough (Estacada), Jody, and Jaimie. Great-grandchildren Aiden and Nora; and various nieces and nephew.
A Celebration of Life will take place at the Oxford Suites Walleye Room Friday, July 20 from 2-5 p.m. in Hermiston, Ore. All are welcome to attend.