Baker City, Oregon
Eva I. Reinecke, 85, a longtime Baker City resident, died Jan. 14, 2002, at Meadowbrook Place.
The rosary will said at 6 o’clock tonight at St. Francis de Sales Cathedral, First and Church streets. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Thursday at the church. The Rev. Rob Irwin of St. Francis de Sales Cathedral will officiate. Vault interment will be in Mount Hope Cemetery. There will be a reception at St. Francis de Sales after the service.
Visitations will be until 4 p.m. today at Gray’s West & Co., 1500 Dewey Ave.
Eva was born in North Dakota on Aug. 20, 1916, and studied for her nursing degree in North Dakota. She met and married Roy C. Reinecke at Wallace, Idaho, on April 9, 1945.
They moved to Baker City in the 1940s where they owned and operated the Valley Dairy. Eva nursed for several years at St. Elizabeth Hospital.
She retired from nursing and helped her husband in his real estate business: Reinecke, Frisbie Real Estate and then Reinecke Real Estate.
She was a member of St. Francis de Sales Cathedral.
Survivors include her adopted son, R. Douglas Reinecke and his wife, Theresa, and their children and families, Sherri and Ron Enz, Damon and Pat Reinicke, Shawn and Mike Morse, Synthia Reinecke and Suzanne and David Schooler; grandchildren, Ryan Enz, Eric and Kate Reinecke, Amie Northrip, and Joseph, Elizabeth and Robert Schooler.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Roy C. Reinecke.
Memorial contributions may be made to the St. Francis de Sales Elevator Fund through Gray’s West & Co., P.O. Box 726, Baker City, OR 97814.
Used with permission from: Baker City Herald, Baker City, Oregon, January 18, 2002
Transcribed by: Belva Ticknor