Wallowa, Wallowa County, Oregon
Mrs. Rena Ransier Dies At Hospital
Mrs. Rena Ivy Ransier of Wallowa passed away Tuesday, Sept. 22, 1970 at the Wallowa Memorial Hospital where she had been a patient for three months. She had been in ill health for six years.
She was born Jan. 20, 1901 at Moro, daughter of R.T. and Ivy Morgan. On Oct. 21, 1920 she was married to David J. Ransier of Pasco, Wash. She had lived in Moro until 1932, then in The Dalles until 1968 when she and her husband came to Wallowa. She was a cook by occupation and she and her husband had a restaurant in The Dalles for many years.
Survivors include her husband, David J., of Wallowa; one daughter, Mrs. Edwin (Lorean) Kruse of Wallowa; one son, James Ransier of Las Vegas, Nev.; three sisters, Irma Johnson of Moro, Mrs. Joe (Thelma) Dimick of Richland, and Zora Morgan of Portland; one brother, Ariel Morgan of The Dalles; and three grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
With the Bollman Funeral Home in charge, funeral services will be held Saturday at 2 p.m. at the Community Presbyterian Church in Moro, with Rev. Dick Morgan officiating. Internment will be in the American Legion Cemetery at Moro.
Source: Wallowa County Chieftain, September 24, 1970, Page 2
Contributed by: Sue Wells