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Melvin Neil Westwood, 1923-2020


Melvin Neil Westwood, professor emeritus of Horticulture at Oregon State University, passed away Oct. 31, 2020 due to natural causes at age 97. He had resided at the Oregon Veterans’ Home in Lebanon for the past five years and considered it home. Melvin was born on March 25, 1923 in Hiawatha, Utah to Neil and Ida (Blake) Westwood, the second-born […]