Baker City, 1949-2018
Julie Marie Sallquist, 68, of Baker City died Jan. 1, 2018, at Settler’s Park Assisted Living.
A visitation took place on Thursday at Gray’s West & Co. Pioneer Chapel. Her funeral was today at 1 p.m. at Gray’s West & Co. Pioneer Chapel. Pastor Brad Phillips officiated. There was a reception afterward at Coles Tribute Center, 1950 Place St.
Julie was born on May 4, 1949, at Silverton to Lewis and Holly Woodward Paulson. She attended and was a graduate of Woodburn High School.
In 1970, Julie graduated from the University of Oregon. She married Jon Sallquist on June 8, 1996, at Tualatin.
She worked as an administrative assistant at Linda Zimmerman Real Estate for 10 years and retired in 2010.
Julie loved rock climbing, hiking, skiing, mountain biking, traveling, working out at the gym and playing piano. She was a member of Harvest Church and Peterson’s Bible Study.
Survivors include her husband, Jon Sallquist of Baker City; her daughter, Holly Ferris of Gresham; her son, John “JJ” DeClerck of Portland; and her daughter, Brianna Cervana of Portland; and six grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Lewis “Ole” Paulson and Holly Paulson.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Harvest Church General Fund through Gray’s West &Co. Pioneer Chapel, 1500 Dewey Ave., Baker City, OR 97814.
To light a candle in memory of Julie, or to leave a condolence for the family, go to www.grayswestco.com.