Ms. Unger, of Keizer, died Thursday, March 29, 2012. She was 82.

Born in Compton, Calif. to Harry Allen and Lillian Smith, she worked as a nurse and later as an administrative specialist for the State of Oregon.

She was preceded in death by two sons, Kevin and Jeffrey. Survivors include: Three sons, Michael and Joseph of Keizer and Patrick of Weston, Fla; daughter, Julie Unger of Keizer; sister, Polly Platt of Salem; seven grandchildren and one great-grandchild.

No services will be held at Ms. Unger’s request.

The family expresses gratitude to the staff at Odyssey Hospice.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the hospice or the American Cancer Society.

Arrangements by Keizer Funeral Chapel.