OREGON STATE UNIVERSITY

Barte Starker, member of prominent timber family, dies at 67

In 1985, Barte and his brother, Bond, established the Starker Lecture Series in forestry at Oregon State University. Both have been recognized for their service to their alma mater, jointly winning the College of Forestry’s Distinguished Alumni Award in 2002 and the OSU Foundation’s E.B. Lemon Distinguished Alumni Award in 2011.