"Harry" Syverson Dies In Portland

 Harold J. Syverson, whose death occurred at Portland Tuesday, was widely known in Lewis county, having for a number of years operated a large sawmill at Adna, where the Syverson Lumber Company had a large local payroll. Later the family moved to Oregon and for some years has lived in Portland. Mr. Syverson, during his residence locally, was one of the best known lumberman in southwest Washington. He was active in Masonic circles and belonged to Afifi Shrine Temple, Tacoma. Mr. Syverson is survived by his widow, Mrs. Myrtle Syverson and a son, Harold J. Syverson, jr; and two brothers, C. P. Syverson of Beaverton, Ore. and John Syverson of Yuma, Ariz. Funeral services will be held today at Portland under Masonic auspices.

Source: The Chehalis Bee-Nugget, 18 December 1931, page 9. Microfilm available at Washington State Library, 6880 Capitol Boulevard South, Tumwater, WA. 98512

Transcribed by Kathryn Lester. She has no further information on this individual.