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Dina Bush Rackowicki Le Gore ’54

Dina Rakowicki Bush LeGore ’54, November 14, 2002, of ovarian cancer. Born in Vienna, Austria, Dina's family immigrated to Portland when she was a child. She attended Reed and completed her undergraduate degree at Linfield College in McMinnville, Oregon. She earned an RN from the Sisters of Providence Nursing School in Portland, and worked as a nurse at Providence Hospital from 1949 to the mid-’90s. She married Jack E. Sinclair ’55; they had three children, and later divorced. In 1974 she married Richard G. (Gary) LeGore and they had three children. She is survived by her husband, six children including Kevin Sinclair ’79, who recounts his mother’s love of poetry, 14 grandchildren, and three great-grandchildren.

Appeared in Reed magazine: May 2003

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