Places

  • Hillsboro is also known as: Washington County / Hillsboro city.

Facts

  • Some of the notable people born here have been: Eddie Fisher (songwriter and drummer), Scott Brosius (baseball player and coach), Rick Dancer (journalist), Wally Backman (baseball player), Travis Knight (film producer and animator), Cheryl Moana Marie Nunes (actor and presenter), and Patrick Kligel (cinematographer and film producer).

History

For thousands of years before the arrival of European-American settlers, the Atfalati tribe of the Kalapuya lived in the Tualatin Valley near the later site of Hillsboro. The climate, moderated by marine influence from the Pacific Ocean, helped make the region suitable for fishing, hunting, food gathering, and agriculture. Settlers founded a community here in 1842, later named after David Hill, an Oregon politician. Transportation by riverboat on the Tualatin River was part of Hillsboro's settler economy. A railroad reached the area in the early 1870s and an interurban electric railway about four decades later. These railways, as well as highways, aided the slow growth of the city to about 2,000 people by 1910 and about 5,000 by 1950, before the arrival of high-tech companies in the 1980s. Hillsboro has a...

The official website for the city of Hillsboro is http://www.ci.hillsboro.or.us/.

There are currently 7 funeral home listings for the city of Hillsboro, Oregon.

Hillsboro Obituaries

It was reported by The Chronicle on April 14th, 2016 that Jeanette Marie Matthews (Decumen) passed away in Centralia, Washington.  Ms. Matthews was 101 years old and was born in Hillsboro, OR.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Jeanette Marie's life.

It was noted on January 3rd, 2016 that Christine Kopsaftis died in Hillsboro, Oregon.  Kopsaftis was 55 years old and was born in Tacoma, WA.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Christine's life.

It was noted by Tri-City Herald on December 2nd, 2015 that Eldon O Cummings passed away in Sunnyside, Washington.  Cummings was 90 years old and was born in Hillsboro, OR.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Eldon O's life.

It was written on November 7th, 2015 that Ella Mae Mooney died in Hillsboro, Oregon.  Mooney was 84 years old and was born in Yakima, WA.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Ella Mae's life.

It was written on October 31st, 2015 that Lois A Akerson passed on in Hillsboro, Oregon.  Akerson was 87 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Lois A's life.

It was revealed on October 31st, 2015 that Jason Benjamin Dinges perished in Hillsboro, Oregon.  Dinges was 40 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Jason Benjamin's life.

It was noted on October 19th, 2015 that Deana Nicole Marquez (Sleeper) perished in Hillsboro, Oregon.  Ms. Marquez was 38 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Deana Nicole's life.

It was reported on September 20th, 2015 that Michael R Hughes perished in Carson, Washington.  Hughes was 76 years old and was born in Hillsboro, OR.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Michael R's life.

It was reported by Greeley Tribune on August 27th, 2015 that Donald Carlisle passed on in Greeley, Colorado.  Carlisle was 94 years old and was born in Hillsboro, OR.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Donald's life.

It was reported on August 25th, 2015 that Donald Evans Mechals passed on in Hillsboro, Oregon.  Mechals was 94 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Donald Evans's life.

All Funeral Homes in Hillsboro

Attrell's Sherwood Funeral

We serve the following communities, Newberg, Tigard, Tualatin, Wilsonville, St. Paul, Dundee, Yamhill, Carlton and King City. We would like to welcome you by making available resources we hope you will find helpful.

Canby Funeral Chapel

Canby Funeral Chapel and Molalla Funeral Chapel have operated as a team since their inception back in the early 1900s and that holds true today. The solid foundation of commitment to our communities that the Everhart family forged nearly 100...

Funerals @ Hubbard Chapel

We have a historically and carefully restored 120 year old funeral chapel and reception hall with kitchen, and even an mobile bar, so shortly after the ceremony while the family and friends are still together, you could simply walk across the...

Macy & Son Funeral Directors

Steve Macy, representing the fourth generation, has been a funeral director/embalmer since 1975. Scott Macy Joined Macy and Son in 1982. Scott is a graduate of the University of Puget Sound in Tacoma, Washington. After graduating from college,...

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Donelson Sewell & Mathews Mortuary
5423 21st Ave Ne
Hillsboro, WA 98185
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Fir Lawn Memorial Park
5423 21st Ave Ne
Hillsboro, WA 98185
Fir Lawn Mortuary
5423 21st Ave Ne
Hillsboro, WA 98185
Fuiten Mortuary Hillsboro Chapell
5423 21st Ave Ne
Hillsboro, WA 98185
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Heritage Memorial Funeral & Cremation Services
5423 21st Ave Ne
Hillsboro, WA 98185
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Tualatin Valley Funeral
5423 21st Ave Ne
Hillsboro, WA 98185
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Valley Memorial Park
5423 21st Ave Ne
Hillsboro, WA 98185

Hillsboro Funeral Home News

First Deacon Kevin Fillo of Hillsboro bids his old life goodbye and says hello to becoming St. Matthew' first ...
On Sunday, he will start a new career in service to his God, his church and his community at St. Matthew Catholic Parish in Hillsboro. Fillo will be the ... marriage and funeral services. "I hope to be the model that Jesus wants me to be," Fillo said just ...
http://www.oregonlive.com/living/argus/index.ssf?/base/lifestyle/1288722054160910.xml&coll=6

Loretta M. Thomson, 59
Loretta M. Thomson, 59, of Hillsboro, died Friday, Nov. 5, 2010, at 12:24 a.m. at St. John's Hospital, Springfield. Visitation will be held Monday, Nov. 8, from 6 to 8 p.m. at Bass Patton Dean Funeral Home, Hillsboro. Funeral services will be held Tuesday ...
http://thejournal-news.net/articles/2010/11/05/obituaries/26obit.txt

Jeffery Andrew "Andy" Jeffers Sr., 65
65, of Litchfield died Tuesday, Nov. 2. Friends are invited to call Sunday, Nov. 7, from 11 a.m. until the time of services at 2 p.m. at Hough & Son's Funeral Home, Hillsboro. The Rev. Bill Baughman will officiate. A private family burial will take place ...
http://thejournal-news.net/articles/2010/11/04/obituaries/33obit.txt

Founding member of Loudoun Rescue Squad, local farmer dies
Before the rescue squad, injured residents were transported by funeral home workers ... Grubb worked on his 247-acre farm, Grubbstake, near Hillsboro, since 1951. His front porch provides sweeping views of the Blue Ridge mountains a picturesque ...
http://www.loudountimes.com/index.php/news/article/founding_mem454ber_of_loudoun_rescue_squad_local_farmer_dies/

Funeral - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
A funeral is a ceremony for celebrating, sanctifying, or remembering the life of a deceased person. Funerary customs comprise the complex of beliefs and ...
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Funeral (album) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Funeral is the debut full-length album by Canadian indie rock band Arcade Fire, released on September 14, 2004 in North America by Merge Records and on ...
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City of Hillsboro
Official City of Hillsboro, Oregon website.
http://www.ci.hillsboro.or.us/

Funeral - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Funeral ceremony among slaves at a mid-nineteenth century plantation in Suriname. ... A funeral is a ceremony for celebrating, sanctifying, or remembering ...
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Funeral

Welcome to Hillsboro
Calendar of events, directory of businesses and organizations, history and early settlers.
http://www.hillsborowi.com/

City of Hillsboro
The official website for the city of Hillsboro, ND
http://www.hillsborond.com/