"I looked for the obit for Ethel Brown.I searched from December 26th, 1985 to January 4th, 1986. This is all I found:
BROWN Ethel Hustad Funeral Home 7232 N. Richmond The Oregonian December 27, 1985 page B4"
She did find the daughter's obit: GINGER LEE ALDRICH: Newspaper Obituary and Death Notice Oregonian, The (Portland, OR) - March 30, 1998 Deceased Name: GINGER LEE ALDRICH A private service will be held for Ginger Lee Aldrich, who died March 23, 1998, at age 46.
Mrs. Aldrich was born April 7, 1951, in Sioux City, Iowa. Her maiden name was Brown. She married Jack in 1969. She lived in Portland for several years and owned an answering service.
Survivors include her husband.
Disposition was by cremation. Arrangements are by Autumn Burial & Cremation. Edition: SUNRISE Page: E09
Sorry there wasn't more of an obit for Ethel. Laura