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Melvin "Mel" D Vernon

July 23, 1933 ~ August 2, 2022 (age 89)

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Melvin D. “Mel” Vernon of Pilot Rock, Oregon, was born on July 23, 1933 in Grand Coulee, Washington. He died on August 2, 2022 at home in Hermiston, Oregon at the age of 89 years.

Mel enjoyed snobirding during the winter, traveling, music (especially playing the guitar), woodworking and cherished time with his family.

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