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  • Popular neighborhoods in Salem include: West Salem.
  • Suburbs of Salem: Brooks, Dept Employment, Dept Motor Vehicle, Keizer, State Accident Ins, State Government.
  • Salem is also known as: Polk County / Salem city.
  • Their current mayor is Mayor Linda Norris, who took office November 28th, 2017.
  • Zip codes in the city: 97301, 97302, 97303, 97304, 97305, 97306, 97307, 97308, 97309, 97310, 97311, 97312, 97314, 97317.
  • Marion County funeral flowers can be purchased from one of the local funeral shops we partner with.

Facts

  • Salem has been featured in films like: One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (1975).
  • Some of the notable people born here have been: Justin Kirk (actor), Cathy McMorris Rodgers (politician), Bill Swancutt (american football player), Kate Nauta (actor and fashion model), Josh Davis (basketball player), Kat Bjelland (singer and musician), and Dustin Watchman (actor).

Salem /ˈseɪləm/ is the capital of the U.S. state of Oregon, and the county seat of Marion County. It is located in the center of the Willamette Valley alongside the Willamette River, which runs north through the city. The river forms the boundary between Marion and Polk counties, and the city neighborhood of West Salem is in Polk County. Salem was founded in 1842, became the capital of the Oregon Territory in 1851, and was incorporated in 1857.Salem had a population of 154,637 at the 2010 census, making it the third largest city in the state after Portland and Eugene. Salem is less than an hour driving distance away from Portland. Salem is the principal city of the Salem Metropolitan Statistical Area, a metropolitan area that covers Marion and Polk counties and had a combined population of 390,738 at the 2010 census. A 2013 estimate placed the metropolitan population at 400,408, the state's second largest.The city is home to Willamette University, Corban University, and Chemeketa Community College. The State of Oregon is the largest public employer in the city, and Salem Health is the largest private employer. Transportation includes public transit from Salem-Keizer Transit, Amtrak service, and non-commercial air travel at McNary Field. Major roads include Interstate 5, Oregon Route 99E, and Oregon Route 22 which connects West Salem across the Willamette River via the Marion Street and Center Street bridges.

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With a history rich in agriculture, it is no wonder than Salem is the site of the Oregon State Fair. The fair runs from the end of August till Labor Day. It features exhibits, rides, and games.

Salem was also the site of the Cherry Festival because of its importance in the cherry growing industry. Salem was even named the "Cherry City." The festival was started in 1861 but was eventually shut down in the early 1900's.

The official website for the city of Salem is http://www.cityofsalem.net.

There are currently 12 funeral home listings for the city of Salem, Oregon. Looking for Salem cemeteries?

Salem Obituaries

It was revealed on October 28th, 2017 that David G Kroft perished in Salem, Oregon.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor David G's life.

It was reported by Register Guard on October 8th, 2017 that Lew Williams perished in Salem, Oregon.  Williams was 53 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Lew's life.

It was noted on October 5th, 2017 that Myckelle Mathis (Aryn) perished in Salem, Oregon.  Ms. Mathis was 21 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Myckelle's life.

It was written on September 29th, 2017 that Laura Marie Esson perished in Salem, Oregon.  Esson was 97 years old and was born in Aztec, NM.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Laura Marie's life.

It was revealed on September 26th, 2017 that Danielle Dawn "Dani" Engberg (Tinlin) passed away in Salem, Oregon.  Ms. Engberg was 31 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Danielle Dawn "Dani"'s life.

It was noted on September 17th, 2017 that Keith Merklin perished in Salem, Oregon.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Keith's life.

It was revealed by Register Guard on September 8th, 2017 that Charles Lawrence Mitchell passed on in Salem, Oregon.  Mitchell was 70 years old and was born in Renton, WA.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Charles Lawrence's life.

It was disclosed by Renton Reporter on August 25th, 2017 that Margaret Ann Veberes (Phillips) perished in Kent, Washington.  Ms. Veberes was 79 years old and was born in Salem, OR.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Margaret Ann's life.

It was revealed by Walla Walla Union-Bulletin on August 24th, 2017 that Lynn Anderson Baker passed away in Walla Walla, Washington.  Baker was 88 years old and was born in Salem, OR.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Lynn Anderson's life.

It was written by Register Guard on August 10th, 2017 that Todd Elkanah Kenady passed away in Salem, Oregon.  Kenady was 43 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Todd Elkanah's life.

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Funeral Homes in Salem

Oakleaf Crematory

In October of 1949, a new business opened its doors in Salem, with the goal of providing the very best in warm, personal service at a family's most difficult time. It was named Virgil T. Golden Company Mortuary. The original partnership, later...

Johnson Funeral Home

Johnson Funeral Home is a family owned mortuary serving Oregon’s entire Willamette Valley, including Salem, Keizer, and surrounding areas with affordable burial and cremation options. We offer all the typical services and products you’d...

Cornwell Colonial Chapel

Cornwell Colonial Chapel was founded in 1933 by J. Melvin Ringo, when he purchased the business on the corner of First and Garfield in Woodburn.In 1939, Melvin's daughter Lou Jane married Charles Cornwell. After serving in WWII, Charles and Lou...

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...

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Barrick Funeral Home
205 Church St Se
Salem, OR 97311
Belcrest Memorial Park
1295 Browning Ave S
Salem, OR 97312
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City View Funeral Home Cemetery & Crematorium
390 Hoyt St S
Salem, OR 97302
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Howell Edwards Doerksen Chapel
1350 Commercial St Se
Salem, OR 97311
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Johnson Funeral Home
134 Missouri Ave S
Salem, OR 97302
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Oakleaf Crematory
605 Commercial St Se
Salem, OR 97301
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Restlawn Funeral Home
201 Oak Grove Rd Nw
Salem, OR 97371
Rigdon Ransom Colonial Funeral Chapel
299 Cottage St Ne
Salem, OR 97311

Nearby Funeral Homes for Salem

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Attrell's Newberg Funeral Chapell
207 Villa Rd
Newberg, OR 97132
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Belle Passi Cemetery
997 Belle Passi Rd
Woodburn, OR 97071
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Calvary Cemetery
1015 N Main St
Mount Angel, OR 97362
Canby Funeral Chapel
160 S Grant St
Canby, OR 97013
Cornwell Colonial Chapel
390 N 2nd St
Woodburn, OR 97071
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Friends Community Cemetery
500 S Everest Rd
Newberg, OR 97132
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Molalla Funeral Chapel
220 E Main St
Molalla, OR 97038
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North Valley Funeral Alternatives
29222 Sw Town Center Loop E Ste 10
Wilsonville, OR 97070
North Valley Funeral Alternatives
Po Box 753
Wilsonville, OR 97070
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Simon Woodburn Funeral Chapel
1050 N Boones Ferry Rd
Woodburn, OR 97071
St Luke's Cemetery
1679 N Front St
Woodburn, OR 97071
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Unger Funeral Chapels
229 Mill St
Silverton, OR 97373
Unger Funeral Chapels
190 Railroad Ave
Mt Angel, OR 97362
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Wilsonville Funeral Service
29222 Sw Town Center Loop E
Wilsonville, OR 97070
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Zion Memorial Cemetery
463 S Walnut St
Canby, OR 97013

Salem Funeral Home News

Funeral set for millionaire next door' and his wife
The funeral mass will be at noon Monday ... She graduated from Alfred University in New York and he went to Wake Forest University in Winston-Salem, N.C. After college, Jim Judson worked in sales for data communication equipment manufacturer Rixon Inc.,
http://www.ajc.com/news/north-fulton/funeral-set-for-millionaire-696250.html

YWCA Salem Discover Pink Celebrates This Years Walk
Salem Womens Clinic, Lenity Group, Stalnakers Photo Studio, Now Video, the Unique Periodical; Virgil T. Golden Funeral Service & Oakleaf Crematory; Willamette University; Roths Fresh Markets; The Linda L Vladyka Breast Wellness Foundation; Color ...
http://salem-news.com/articles/november072010/ywca-pink-walk.php

Funeral List for Nov. 6
Burial: church cemetery. KOLLARS, Joe P. Sr. 1 p.m. today at Bayliff & Eley Funeral Home Cridersville. Burial: Salem Cemetery, Westminster. LAEMMLE, Lela Mae Farr Graveside services will begin at 1 p.m. today in Woodland Cemetery, Van Wert.
http://www.limaohio.com/articles/nov-57093-robert-blank.html

Funeral alliance is a follow-up to hospice
Our all-voluntary, nonprofit alliance assists families in making decisions concerning funeral, burial and memorial arrangements ... Let's remember the Crusades, the Spanish Inquisition, the Salem Witch Trials, the 30 Years' War, the thousand-plus years of ...
http://www.roanoke.com/editorials/letters/wb/265878

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 ...
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Funeral

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 ...
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Funeral_(album)

Salem Office of Tourism and Cultural Affairs
Official travel and visitor information for Salem, Massachusetts. Features museums & attractions, historic sites & Salem Witch Trials, maritime heritage, ...
http://www.salem.org/

Home Salem College
A four-year private liberal arts college for women founded in 1772, the thirteenth oldest college in the United States and the oldest educational institution for ...
http://www.salem.edu/

Salem, Connecticut
Town overview and municipal information.
http://www.salemct.gov/

City of Salem
Includes directory of department contacts and email alert sign up.
http://www.salem.com/

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