Edna Conrad Services Held
Edna L. Conrad of Enterprise who had been in ill health for several years, passed away Thursday, Sept. 11, 1975, at Wallowa Memorial Hospital. Memorial services were Monday at 2 p.m. at the Bollman Chapel. Wayne Pickens, pastor of the First Baptist Church officiated, and Wanda Sorweide was organist. Catherine DeBole sang: “In the Garden” and “Beautiful Garden of Prayer.”
Casket bearers were: Emerson Reece, Jerry Simpson, Ron Wheeler, Don Kooch, Kenneth Kooch and Wayne Cook; and vault interment was in the Enterprise Cemetery.
Mrs. Conrad was born April 25, 1900 in Buffalo County, Neb., daughter of Charlie and Sarah Holmes. On Sept. 4, 1937 she was married at Pasco, Wash., to Vernie (Bus) Conrad, and the couple had lived in Wallowa County since then.
Survivors include her husband, Vernie (Bus) of the Enterprise home; one son, Deane E. Morris of Athena; two sisters, Mrs. Clive (Martha) Wilson of Walla Walla and Mrs. Frank (Mary) Love of San Bernardino, Cal.; one brother, Everett Holmes of La Grande; and three grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. A son, Bill Morris, preceded her in death.
Wallowa County Chieftain, Thursday, September 18, 1975.