Loving Husband, Father and Grandfather has passed peacefully

Robert Wayne Try
Date Of Birth: 12/03/1937
Date of Death: 01/02/2023

Robert peacefully passed surrounded by family. He was born in 1937 to Duane and Laura Try in Los Angeles, California. His family moved to the Scholls/Hillsboro area in 1946. In 1957 he married Joan McCann. They welcomed four children: Jodi (Thomas), Julee, Tracy (John), and Brian. Traveling and birding were two of Robert and Joan’s many hobbies they enjoyed during their 65 year marriage.

Robert graduated in 1959 from Oregon State University with a degree in mechanical engineering. Much of his career was in the pulp and paper industry.

He is remembered as kind, caring and will be greatly missed by his wife, children, eight grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren along with his older brother Don.

Interment will be at Mountainside Cemetery in Scholls, Oregon. A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date.

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