John Edward Larkin

The Oregonian [Portland Oregon]
August 5, 1995

A funeral Mass will be at 11 a.m. Monday, Aug. 7, in the Maryville Nursing Home chapel in Beaverton.

The Rev. Larkin died Aug. 2 of a heart attack at age 90.

Born Oct. 22, 1904, in Aberdeen, Wash., he attended Columbia Preparatory School. He also studied at St. Paul Seminary.

On May 30, 1931, he was ordained as a priest for the Archdiocese of Portland.

His first appointment was assistant pastor at St. Andrew Catholic Church in Portland, where he served until 1937. Between 1937 and 1970 he served as a pastor at a number of churches in Portland, Forest Grove, Milwaukie and Woodburn, most recently at Blessed Sacrament Church in North Portland. He retired in 1975.

Interment in Mount Calvary Cemetery.

Arrangements: Zeller Chapel of the Roses.


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