Baker City, Oregon
Winifred I. Prouty, 93, of Baker City and a former Springfield resident, died April 23, 2001, at a foster care home in Baker City.
At her request, disposition was by cremation. A memorial service will be scheduled later at Springfield.
Mrs. Prouty was born on July 4, 1907, at Joliet, Ill., to Otto and Alice Carpenter Sallenbach. She married Kenneth B. Prouty on Nov. 27, 1929. She is survived by her only child, Wesley B. Prouty of Durkee.
She was preceded in death by her mother, her father, her stepmother, her sister, her husband and her brother.
Memorial contributions may be made to a charity of one’s choice through the Coles-Strommer Funeral Home, 1950 Place St., Baker City, Ore. 97814.
Used with permission from: The Baker City Herald, Baker City, Oregon, April 30, 2001
Transcribed by: Belva Ticknor