Bettie Cook Beal, 74, a former Baker County resident, died May 1, 2004, at the home of her daughter and son-in-law, Nadine and Milt Rantz, in Oregon City.
Her funeral will be at 1 p.m. Friday at Crown Funeral Home in Milwaukie.
She was born Jan. 15, 1930, at Oxford, Kan., and moved to Halfway with her family at the age of 10. She moved to Baker City as a teen-ager.
Survivors include her daughters, Nadine, Wardean and Jeanette, and a son, Bill, all living in the Portland area; 12 grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren; a brother, Lloyd R. Cook, and sister-in-law, Iona Cook, and a sister and brother-in-law, Nita and Robert Hendriksen, of Baker City; and many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Will and Grace Ward Cook; four brothers, Ralph, Fred, Carl and Glenn; and two sisters, Marie and Ruby.
Used with permission from: Baker City Herald, Baker City, Oregon, May 7, 2004
Transcribed by: Belva Ticknor