Baker City, Oregon
Louise M. Spicer, 74, of Baker City, died July 11, 2002, at Settlers Park in Baker City.
Her funeral will be Tuesday at 10 a.m. at Gray’s West & Co. Pioneer Chapel, 1500 Dewey Ave. Pastor Robin Harris of Settlers Park will officiate. Visitations will be Tuesday from 8 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. at Gray’s West & Co. There will be a reception following at Judy and Bill Brown’s home.
Disposition will be by cremation.
Louis was born July 15, 1927, at Mt. Vernon, N.Y., to Allen and Louise Moore. She married Conrad Spicer on Nov. 17, 1946, in Mt. Vernon.
Louise worked as a waitress, and later owned and operated Mr. Sizzle restaurant with her husband and daughters and sons-in-law. After retiring, the couple moved to Florida, and in October 1999 thy moved to Baker City as the first residents at Settlers Park.
Louise is survived by her daughters and sons-in-law, Judy and Bill Brown of Baker City, and Janet and Bruce Rumford of Milford, Conn.; grandsons and their wives, Tyler and Corina Brown of Baker City, Aaron and Kathy Brown of Twin Falls, Idaho, Jason and Heather Brown of Boise, Lucas Brown of Boise, Richard and Amanda Rumford, and Chuck and Russell, all of Connecticut; great-grandchildren, Cody, Tori, Alexa, Sidney, Destin and Jersey Brown, and Kiel Rumford; her sisters, Magdalen Grace, Justina and Elizabeth; and a brother, Allen.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 55 years, Conrad Spicer; her parents; and one sister.
Contributions in Louise’s memory may be made to the A.L.S. (Lou Gehrig) Foundation, in care of Gray’s West & Co., P.O. Box 726, Baker City, OR 97814.
Used with permission from: Baker City Herald, Baker City, Oregon, July 19, 2002
Transcribed by: Belva Ticknor