Melvin N. Maki, 78 We are sad to announce the passing of our twinkle eyed, fun loving father Melvin N. Maki. Born to Arvid E. & Gertrude M. Maki (Sotka) 5/11/40. Mel loved his Finnish heritage and was a proud graduate of Astoria H.S. in 58’. He received a Bachelor’s Degree from U of O and a Master’s from Portland State University in Business & Engineering, he was a master of numbers. Working with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (Dredging) and NOAA (Ocean Floor Surveying) had him traveling all over the USA and out on the ocean, which he loved dearly. He is survived by his adoring family in Portland OR, Helvetia OR & Clackamas OR. A loving service will be held at 2pm, Friday 6/15/18 at Hughes-Ransom, 576 12th St., Astoria. A graveside service will follow at Greenwood Cemetery, in Astoria (all are invited). In lieu of flowers (because of our father’s love of the ocean), remembrances may be made to the Columbia River Maritime Museum in Astoria. “In memory of Melvin N. Maki”. www.crmm.org To send flowers or a remembrance gift to the family of Melvin Maki, please visit our Tribute Store.
Our most sincere sympathies to the family and friends of Melvin N Maki 2018. Hughes-Ransom Funeral Home and Cremation Services
Death notice for the town of: Seaside, state: Oregon