Baker City, Oregon
Arlene Briscoe, 63, of Baker City died June 5, 2001, in a Boise hospital.
Cremation is under the direction of the Cloverdale Funeral Home in Boise.
Mrs. Briscoe was born Dec. 18, 1937, at Coco-Solo, Panama Canal Zone, to Eldon and Eleanor Brightenstine. She attended school in Ukiah, Calif., and was a Ukiah High School graduate. She married Richard Briscoe on April 2, 1955.
They made their home at Castroville, Calif., until Mr. Briscoe retired in 1988. They then moved to Fernley, Nev. They moved to Baker City in 1997.
The Briscoes were very active in the Good Sam Club in Baker City. They enjoyed traveling, camping and fishing.
Mrs. Briscoe is survived by her husband of 46 years, Richard; a daughter, Patricia, and her husband, Sam, of Boise; a son, David of Washington; six grandchildren; and a brother, Robert Brightenstine of San Ramon, Calif.
She was preceded in death by her parents and one sister.
Used with permission from: The Baker City Herald, Baker City, Oregon, June 15, 2001
Transcribed by: Belva Ticknor