Atiyeh memorial service set for Sept. 3 at Oregon Capitol

Atiyeh memorial service set for Sept. 3 at Oregon Capitol
FILE -- Former Oregon Gov. Vic Atiyeh.

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — A public memorial service for former Gov. Vic Atiyeh will be held at Sept. 3 at the Oregon Capitol building.

The Statesman Journal reports the service will be held at 10 a.m. on the chamber floor of the House of Representatives.

Atiyeh died July 20 at a Portland hospital of complications from renal failure. He was 91.

Atiyeh was Oregon's 32nd governor and the last Republican in that office.

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Information from: Statesman Journal