Sep 22, 2021
Timothy Martin Leinhos passed away August 6, 2021 in Woodburn, Oregon.
Tim was born on July 24, 1987 in Portland, OR to Mark and Connie Leinhos. Tim was the second of three children. Growing up, Tim had a joy of all sports, but gravitated towards the game of golf, which became his passion, at the age of 13. He is a 2005 graduate of Beaverton High School, where he was captain of the varsity golf team.
Tim attended Concordia University in Portland, OR and was a member of the school’s golf team. He graduated in 2009, earning his Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration.
On July 28, 2012, he married Kirsten Soderberg, and together they have a son, William Martin Leinhos, who was born on January 1, 2016.
In 2014, Tim began his career at the Oregon Golf Association in Woodburn, OR, where he was the Operations Coordinator.
He is survived by his wife, Kirsten Leinhos; son, William Leinhos; parents, Mark and Connie Leinhos; brother, Andrew Leinhos and wife Tianna; sister, Amy Knudsen and husband Erik; niece, McKenna Knudsen; mother and father-in-law, Ed and Sarah Soderberg; brother-in-law, Eric Soderberg; sister-in-law Charlotte Soderberg and fiancé Daniel Lien.
Tim was a beloved son, brother, husband, and father. He was a loyal San Francisco 49ers fan, enjoyed maintaining his yard and home, and spending time with his family. He will be greatly missed for his humble spirit, integrity, kindness, calm presence, strong work ethic, and the care and devotion he had for his wife and son.
From Barb Trammell, CEO of the Oregon Golf Association:
We are heartbroken and devastated at the passing of our colleague, Tim. He was such an integral part of our team and loved the OGA and its volunteers. All who came in contact with him commented on his pleasant demeanor and welcoming attitude. Our hearts go out to his wife Kirsten, son William and his extended family. Tim will be sorely missed.