Obituaries – August 2

Lawrence Edward Ziemer
July 23, 1942 - July 22, 2017
Lawrence E. Ziemer passed peacefully in his home, surrounded by family and friends late in the evening July 22, 2017.
Lawrence was born to Clifford and Dorothy (Hickey) Ziemer of St. Helens, Oregon.  He grew up in Deer Island, Oregon, with his parents and siblings Maurice Ziemer, Clifton Ziemer and Janice Preheim.
Lawrence attended high school in St. Helens and served in the National Guard shortly after graduation. He married his loyal wife of 53 years, Christine M. Clark. Lawrence resided in St Helens with his wife and children (until 1982) and worked in the construction trade throughout Columbia County for many decades.
Lawrence was an avid outdoorsman, he loved hunting and fishing a passion he . . .