Obituaries

Obituaries

Malcolm W. "Mike" Kugler 1940 - 2008 Portland, Ore.

Graveside services with military honors for Malcolm W. "Mike" Kugler, 67, Portland, were in Willamette National Cemetery. His grandson received the flag.Mr. Kugler died Saturday, Jan. 26, 2008, in Portland.He was born Oct. 5, 1940, in The Dalles. He was a former resident of Lawrence, Kan.Mr. Kugler served in the U.S. Army, where he served a tour of duty in Vietnam. He was a long-haul truck driver for more than 35 years. In Lawrence, he was a driver for All-Star Dairy, a sanitation driver for three years and a cab driver for a short time.Survivors include his companion of the past 38 years, Pat Channel, Portland; two sisters, Grace and Bernice, both of Oregon; three daughters, Lenna, Texas, Paula, Lawrence, Kan., and Sherry, Oregon; two sons, Michael and Jason, both of Kansas; seven grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.