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Gerald R.C. Backen

August 24, 1944 ~ July 2, 2021 (age 76)


Gerald R.C. Backen was born on August 24, 1944 in Kalispell, Montana. He died on July 2, 2021 at his home in Hermiston, Oregon at the age of 76 years.

A funeral service will be held on Tuesday, July 6, 2021 at 2:00 P.M. at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 1035 SE 9th St., Hermiston, Oregon.

Burial will follow at the Hermiston Cemetery, Hermiston, Oregon.

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Funeral Service
July 6, 2021

2:00 PM
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints - 1035 SE 9th st.
1035 SE 9th Street
Hermiston, Oregon 97838

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