Location: Baker City Oregon

Harrison, Lulu Jane – Obituary

Funeral services for Mrs. Lulu Jane Harrison, 73, a resident of Eagle Valley who died Tuesday afternoon at St. Elizabeth Hospital, will be conducted at 10:30 a.m. Friday at the Beatty Chapel. Pastor Harold Hall will officiate with interment following at Mt. Hope Cemetery. Mrs. Harrison, the daughter of Charles John and Anna B. Markham, was born at Fort Collins, Colo. On June 30, 1890. The family moved to Oregon in 1915 and settled at Wallowa, where they lived for several years before moving to Eagle Valley. Mrs. Harrison was a member of the Seventh Day Adventist Church. She is

Bork, Ivan Richard – Obituary

Ivan Richard Bork, 84, a resident of The Dalles, since 1966, died at a local care center on Saturday, July 21, 2001. He was born May 30, 1917, in Flora, Oregon, the oldest of eight children to Ira H. and Lora (Moys) Bork He was the grandson of early Wallowa County pioneers, Rudolph and Bertha Bork, who came from Germany in 1885 and settled in Wallowa County as United States citizens in 1891. Ivan was married to Leola Surber on June 23, 1940, in Enterprise, by the same Justice of Peace, A.B. Conway, that had married their parents, Ira and

Hoover, Ruth – Obituary

Wallowa, Wallowa County, Oregon Death Claims Ruth Hoover Ruth Louise Hoover of Wallowa passed away Sunday, March 23, 1975 at Wallowa Memorial Hospital following a short illness. The body lay in state at the Bollman Chapel Tuesday between the hours of 3 and 7 p.m. and graveside services are being held today ( Thursday ) in the Golden Gate National Cemetery at San Bruno, Calif. Mrs. Hoover was born June 3, 1921 at Baker, daughter of Dr. H.J. and Jeanette Moncfeif. On Aug. 19, 1938 she was married at Reno, Nev., to Jesse G. Hoover, and the couple came to

Brown, Fred – Obituary

Enterprise, Wallowa County, Oregon Fred Billings Brown, 76, died of cancer, on Sunday, Nov. 7, 1993, at his residence in Battle Mountain, Nevada. A native of Enterprise, he was born Sept. 13, 1917, the son of Fred and Grace Elizabeth (Humpherys) Brown. He was educated in Baker City and worked as a mechanic and truck owner/operator. In 1958 he started to work for Reno Truck Service until he was forced to retire because of ill health. He moved to Reno in 1955 and worked for McCloud Trucking of Reno and then established his own trucking company, moving to Battle Mountain

Crawford, R.N. – Obituary

R.N. Crawford died at Baker, Ore. Friday last. Mr. Crawford was well known here having worked at the E. M&M. mill for a number of months last year. He was a brother of O. G. Crawford who went to Baker Friday and accompanied the body to Heppner, for burial. Wallowa County Reporter, Enterprise, Wallowa County, Oregon Thursday February 19, 1920

Clegg, Oretta M. – Obituary

Enterprise, Wallowa County, Oregon Oretta M. Clegg, 69, of Enterprise, died Friday, Aug. 23, 1996, at Wallowa Memorial Hospital A Funeral service will begin 11 a.m. Monday at Enterprise Community Church. Interment will follow at Enterprise Cemetery. Mrs. Clegg was born in Enterprise March 23, 1927, to Fred and Myrtle (Ownbey) Hearing. On Nov. 28, 1946, she married Robert E. Clegg in Walla Walla, Wash., where she was attending nursing school. After living in Baker City for 10 years, they moved to Enterprise in 1955, where he began his 22-year music career. Mrs. Clegg began working at Wallowa Memorial Hospital

McClaren, Kenneth – Obituary

All Wallowa was shocked last Thursday when word went out that little Kenneth McClaren had been shot. He and Tom Baker were playing in the Baker home and found a 22-rifle and Tom was showing Kenneth how the gun worked and some way the gun was discharged and shot Kenneth in the chest the bullet severing both arteries leading from the heart and death resulted almost instantly. Dr. Gregory hasted to the scene but death had preceded him. Funeral services were held Saturday afternoon from the home conducted by Rev. Powell of the Episcopal Church. The hearts of the people

Hulburd, Florence Cookie – Obituary

Enterprise, Wallowa County, Oregon Cookie Hulburd Services Held Memorial services for Florence Hulburd were held Saturday, September 13, 1975 at the United Methodist Church in Madras. “Cookie”, as she was affectionately known, passed away after a prolonged illness at the Mountain View Hospital in Madras. Florence Auzetta Wart was born September 20, 1907 in Baker, Oregon to Louis and Florence Wart. As a youngster she moved with her family to Enterprise where she attended all of her school years, graduating from Enterprise High School in 1927. She married Lee Hulburd September 29, 1928 in Enterprise. They farmed in this area

Emmons, George Madison- Obituary

Services at Baker For George (Madison) Emmons (No Name on Paper) George Madison Emmons, aged 80, 1908 Cherry Street, Baker, Oregon, died Saturday afternoon at his home. Services for Mr. Emmons were conducted at 11:00 am Tuesday morning at West and Company Chapel. Joe Jewett officiated. Interment was in Mount Hope. Mr. Emmons, son of John and Martha Emmons, was born in Carthage, Illinois on October 5, 1880. He moved with his parents to Oregon at the age of 5 and had lived in this state since then. He was a farmer in Wallowa, Union and Baker counties. he was

Huffman, Harry Wayne – Obituary

Services Held For Harry Huffman Harry Wayne Huffman passed away on September 3, 1967 at St. Elizabeth’s Hospital, Baker, Oregon after being a patient their for several months. He had been in failing health for the past two years. He was born on March 23, 1882 in Pyles Canyon near Union, Oregon. He was the son of William H. and Sophia Catherine Huffman. He was the last member of the family of six boys and one daughter. Mrs. M. Etta Dobbin. Harry was an old timer in Union and Wallowa County. For many years he employed by Keltner and Skaggs