GLADSTONE — B. Ardalee Dickerson, 88, a member of St. John Parish in Oregon City, died of natural causes Jan. 14 in Clackamas. There will be a funeral Mass at St. John Church.

Mrs. Dickerson was born July 21, 1932, in Salem. Her loved ones say she was a loving mother, neighbor and friend, captivating and funny, often described as “everybody’s mom,” whose door was always open.

She and Dale Dickerson married Jan. 4, 1954. He died April 9, 1968.

She was also preceded in death by her sons Jerry and Joey Dickerson.

She is survived by her children Jeff Dickerson, Jon Dickerson, Denise Clemens and Doreen Weber; nine grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.