One of those killed wass 45 yera old Steve Forstyth- a husband and father of two.
He owned a marekting agency, but had previously worked for Entercom Communications, which owns several radio stations in the Portland area.
Steve Ries of Combined Communications worked with Steve at Entercom and was shocked when he heard about his death. "He's the kind of guy when you met him, everyone loved him, really liked him. His wife worked with him at Entercom and still does. She's worked there for 24 years. They have two wonderful kids. Steve was the kind of guy who when you were down, he'd pep you up."
The other victim killed in the shooting was 54 year old Cindy Yuille who was a nurse at Kaiser Permanenete in hospice care.