Carl John Lino Jr., 75, of John Day passed away December 23, 2018, at Blue Mountain Hospital in John Day, Oregon. Services will be held March 23, 2019, at the Grant Union High School in John Day, Oregon at 1:00 PM with John Martin and Tom Winters officiating. Following the service, a reception will be held at the John Day Elks Lodge in John Day, Oregon.
Carl was born to Marian Knowles and Carl Lino Sr. on August 19, 1943, in Elko, Nevada. He attended Elko High School and went onto attend Lewis and Clark College graduating in 1965. Carl married Sondra June Laing on August 21, 1965, in Portland, Oregon and welcomed two children. He worked as the high school principal for North Marion High from 1965 through 1980. He then worked for the Grant County educational system as the principle of Grant Union High School from 1980 to 1995 when he retired. Carl enjoyed playing golf and was a member of the John Day Golf Club, he also enjoyed playing cards and traveling, his extensive travels took him to all fifty states and all seven continents. He was a committed member of the John Day Elks Lodge where he was the past Oregon State Elks President, National Elks Treasurer and inducted into the Elks State Hall of Fame in both Oregon and Idaho. He held numerous local, state and national officer positions with the Elks Lodge. Carl was also the mayor of Hubbard, Oregon for two terms.
Carl was preceded in death by his parents Carl Sr. and Marian Lino, loving wife, Sondra, and brother, David Lino.
He is survived by his daughters, Lisa (Tom) Berry of Boise, Idaho; Jody (Keith) Hammock of Bend, Oregon; brother, Jim (Cathy) Lino of Elko, Nevada, and three granddaughters, Rachel, Katelyn, and Lauren.
Memorial contributions may be made to Blue Mountain Hospital or the Elks Casey Eye Institute through Driskill Memorial Chapel at 241 S. Canyon Blvd., John Day, Oregon 97845.