Theodore Oke Osca Lovenborg, 86, of Medford, Ore., died April 13, 2007 in Medford.

He was born May 29, 1920, in Hietamiemi Norbotten, Sweden, to Karl Lovenborg and Sabina Fagelkvist.

From 1941 to 1945, Theodore was active in the U.S. Army. He was a member of the Elks Lodge in Brookings.

He married Marion (Burdick) Lovenborg, who survives him. They moved in 1994 from Smith River to Medford.

He was preceded in death by his son, Timothy J. Sands; daughter, Lorayn Wright; a sister; three brothers and two grandchildren.

He is survived by his four children, Susan M. Rawlins of Princeton, Julie M. Sedar of Salem, Ore., Anita L. Harris of Medford, Ore., Linda I. Cairns of Crescent City; seven grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.

A graveside service will be held at 1 p.m. May 5 at Smith River Cemetery.

Contributions can be made to Providence Hospice, 1111 Crater Lake Ave., Medford, Ore., 97504-6241.

Arrangements by Conger-Morris Central Point Chapel, Central Point, Ore.