Walnum, James Y. – Obituary

Island City, Union County, Oregon

James Walnum Dies in Hospital

James Y. Walnum, 77, retired locomotive engineer and Island City resident, died at a local hospital yesterday.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Monday at Daniels Funeral Home with the Rev. Louis Samson officiating. Burial will follow in Island City cemetery.

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Born in Bergen, Norway, Sept. 24, 1882, Mr. Walnum had resided in Union County for 55 years. He was a member of the Elks Lodge No. 433, Union Pacific Old Timers and Brotherhood of Locomotive Firemen and Engineers

Survivors are the widow, Mrs. Bessie May Walnum, Island City; two sons, Charles Walnum, La Grande, and Phillip Walnum, Pendleton; two brothers, Frank Walnum of California, and Ingoff Walnum, of Montana; one sister Miss Franka Walnum, Oslo, Norway, and two grandchildren and one great grandson.

Friends who wish, may contribute to the Heart Fund.

The Observer, Saturday, 6 August 1960, Page 6.
Contributed by: Robert Bull


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White, Judy Wallis. Union County, Oregon Obituaries. Published by AccessGenealogy.com. Copyright 1999-2013, all rights reserved.

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