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Obituary of Doris Yvonne Cushman
Doris Yvonne Cushman, 83, passed away in Mill-A Washington at her home on September 27, 2020. She was born in The Dalles, Oregon to Evelyn and Lenard Deardorff on August 10, 1937. Doris married John Thomas Cushman on June 16, 1955. In 1957 their first child Tracy Lee Cushman was born to them in Bexar, Texas; they lost him when he was less than a year old. A second son Mark Allen Cushman was born in 1958. He also has preceded his mother in death, passing away at the age of 49. They had two more sons David Lee Cushman who was born in 1960 and Patrick Jay Cushman who was born in 1962. David and his wife, who is also named Doris, reside in Portland Oregon and Patrick lives in Mill-, Washington. Doris lost her husband John on October 18, 2008. On February 13, 2012 Doris was remarried to Fred Lyons and they lived in Vancouver Washington until Fred passed away at the age of 76. Doris worked and retired from Tri Met in Portland. She started out as a bus driver, worked her way up to a supervisory position and finished her career as a dispatcher. Doris loved the Columbia gorge and never stopped being amazed at the beauty that surrounded her. She is survived not only by her biological children, but also by all those who she loved and adopted emotionally; who love her still and will miss her strength, determination and unconditional Love.
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