Obit: Raymond L. Birch, b. 1916, Whitefish, MT; lived OR,KS,WI,MN,ID.
Obit dated 1 Aug 2006 available www.Idahostatesman.com/obituaries. Ray, 4th son, was preceded by his parents, Lena and Louis Birch (Bjerke); survivors include 1 child; no wife's name is given.
I am no relation to this family.