Willard L. Brissett

Date of birth: January 22 1938

Date of death: January 31 2019

Willard Leslie Brissett of Scappoose passed away January 31, 2019, after a brief illness.

Willard was born January 22, 1938, to Edward A. and Rhuey Ann Senter in Scappoose, Oregon.

Willie attended school in Scappoose as a child and attended Newport High School in his teen years.

He enlisted in the U.S. Navy and served from 1955-1959. His time in the Navy was spent on five different ships during his enlistment.

Willard married Barbara S. Flatt in 1958 in Newport, Oregon.

He worked jobs as a logger, truck driver and various others before going to work at Oregon Steel Mills in 1969. He retired from there in 2002.

Willard was preceded in death by his mother and father; sister, Darlene; and oldest son, Jeff.

He is survived by his wife of more than 60 years; sons, Kirk, Gary and his wife Keri, Gary’s sons Matt and Ryan; Jeff ’s children, Brittany and Cameron; daughter, Leslie and her husband Darren, their children Mike and Kellee; and son, Mitch and his fiancé Eviee.

A celebration of life will be held Saturday February 16, from 1-5 p.m., at the Scappoose Senior Center

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