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Welcome to the Mario Pastega House

The Mario Pastega House, located on the campus of Good Samaritan Regional Medical Center in Corvallis, is a comfortable home away from home for out-of-area patients and families traveling to Corvallis for specialized medical care.

Everything about the Mario Pastega House says welcome.€ Its location is convenient and beautiful, situated on two scenic acres at the base of a rolling hill right on the hospital campus. Inside the one-story, 6,500-square-foot home are 12 guest suites carefully designed and professionally decorated to offer comfort and convenience for patients and their families. Two units are ADA accessible, and feature wheelchair-accessible showers.

Visitor Information

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Mario Pastega House 3505 NW Samaritan Drive Corvallis, OR 97330
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Video

Mario Pastega House: A “Home Away from Home” for Out-of-Area Patients & Families Traveling to Corvallis for Specialized Medical Care. (2 min.)

Becoming a Guest

Patients and their families who live 25 miles or more away can stay at the house with a referral from a medical provider or hospital staff member. 

Become a Guest

Adopt-a-Day Program

For a gift of $517, the cost of operating the house for one full day, you can adopt a day at the house to be named in your honor or in honor/memory of a loved one. Visit the Good Samaritan Hospital Foundation page and complete the form.

  • Select the $517 adopt-a-day gift option
  • Select Mario Pastega House from the designation drop-down menu
  • Indicate the date you would like to adopt in the comment box
  • Complete the tribute gift section to honor a loved one

The Foundation will follow up by email or phone to confirm the recognition day you have selected. Adopt-a-day donors and honorees are recognized on the digital display at the house for 24 hours.

For more information, contact the Good Samaritan Hospital Foundation at 1-844-768-4256.

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About Mario Pastega

Mario Pastega (Dec. 16, 1916 - Jan. 20, 2012) was well known in the community as a philanthropist and the president of Pepsi Bottling Company of Corvallis. In 2002, he was named to the National Bottlers Hall of Fame for his industry leadership.

Active in many community organizations and noted for his generosity, he was a member of the Good Samaritan Hospital Foundation Board of Trustees from 1981 to 2011. He was co-chair, along with Jean Starker Roth, of the foundation’s fund drive to build the Ralph Hull Regional Heart Center, which opened in 2002.

In 2002, Mario and Alma Pastega made a $350,000 pledge to initiate the construction of a guest house on the campus of Good Samaritan Regional Medical Center in Corvallis. The Good Samaritan Hospital Board of Trustees voted to name the facility The Mario Pastega Hospitality House in recognition of this gift.

In addition to giving financial assistance, Pastega agreed to lead a fund drive to raise additional money for the house: approximately another $800,000 for construction and $1.5 million for an endowment. The children of Mario and Alma Pastega donated $50,000 to the fund drive, and many community members have made contributions to the Mario Pastega House Endowment in honor of his memory.