Lostine, Wallowa County, Oregon
Floyd Hammack Of Lostine Dies
Funeral services were held in Lostine Thursday for Floyd W. Hammack of Enterprise, who died of a heart attack Tuesday at his ranch near Lostine. He was serving his third term as county commissioner and had become a member of the Lostine school board for 20 years, prior to moving Enterprise three years ago. He was a member of the Lions Club and was active in civic works, and had been a member of the IOOF for more than 40 years.
Survivors are his wife of Zelma of Enterprise, six children, Lye (Lyle?) W., of Portland, Edna (Mrs. Harold Glenn) of La Grande, Charles of Portland, Velva ( Mrs. Ed Hoffman ) of La Grande, Albert, on the farm at Lostine, and Ross of Portland, 10 grandchildren and five sisters, Mrs. Hattie Leonard, Mrs. Carrie and Mrs. Effie Cook of lostine, Mrs. Emma Gastin of Wallowa, Mrs. Josephine King of Ashland, and a brother, Lafe Hammack of Stanfield.
La Grande Evening Observer, August 28, 1945, Page 5
Contributed by: Sue Wells and Gary Jaensch