In the hope of heaven, St. John the Apostle is a family focused parish where disciples seek union with Christ and his Church by knowing God’s love through sacraments, prayer, faith education, fellowship and service.
Barbara Ann Nizich was born in Portland, OR on October 8, 1946 to her parents Jack and Deloris Powell. She attended Marycrest High School in Portland, earned a Bachelors of Science degree in Chemistry from the University of Portland as well as a Masters degree in Chinese Medicine from the Oregon College of Oriental Medicine. She worked as a Medical Technologist at Kaiser. She was a devout Catholic and spent many hours volunteering her time for the poor through St Vincent de P
June 8, 1954 to May 3, 2022 Mary Elizabeth (Betty) Arbow Johnson, 67, passed away surrounded by family on Tuesday, May 3, 2022. Mary Elizabeth (Betty) Arbow Johnson, 67, passed away surrounded by family on Tuesday, May 3, 2022. She passed away due to a blood clot in her lungs. Betty was born June 8, 1954 to James & Rosemary (Cashman) Arbow in Bend, Oregon where she grew up. She attended St. Francis of Assisi, Bend High School ('72), and college at COCC where she met the love