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Karl Ross Mitchener, Sr.

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Karl was born on February 13, 1937 and passed away on Friday, September 6, 2019.

Karl was a resident of Salem, Oregon at the time of passing.

He attended Lee's Summit High School - where he was a two-sport varsity star in baseball and football - and graduated as salutatorian in 1955.

He was awarded a US Navy-ROTC scholarship and chose to attend Northwestern University where he followed his love of problem solving and numbers by majoring in mathematics and working for NU faculty in his spare time.

A memorial service to honor Karl is scheduled for Saturday October 12th 2019 at 2:00 p.m. at the Salem First Presbyterian Church 770 Chemeketa St NE Salem OR 97301. A private burial service will be held in Portland at Willamette National Cemetery's Columbarium on October 14th 2019.