Baker County, Oregon Obituaries
Lucille Nadine Mahoney, 78, a longtime Huntington resident, died Jan. 20, 2003, at St. Luke’s Regional Medical Center in Boise.
A celebration of her life will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at Coles Funeral Home, 1950 Place St. The Rev. Mr. James R. Watt of St. Francis de Sales Cathedral will officiate. Visitations will be from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. Private interment will be at Mount Hope Cemetery.
Mrs. Mahoney was born Oct. 14, 1924, at West Plains, Mo., to Archie and Flora White Stephens. She was an only child.
She married John Edward “Ed” Mahoney on July 7, 1939, at West Plains, Mo. In 1941, they moved to Nyssa and then to Huntington in 1950. In 1955, the family moved to Baker City, where some of the children finished high school. Their final move back to Huntington occurred in 1965.
She was a strong, kind and independent women who was loved and will be missed.
She was preceded in death by her parents and husband.
Survivors include her children and their spouses, John P. and Helen Mahoney of Spring Hill, Fla., Robert D. and Anne Mahoney of Pendleton, Mary Ann and Leo James of Hermiston, and Gregory A. and Mary Jo Mahoney of Baker City; grandchildren include Barry Mahoney of Sacramento, Calif., Teri and Dennis Brehio of San Angelo, Texas, Dan, Mike and Matt James of Hermiston, Teresa Hester and Rob Mahoney of Pendleton, Joy Mahoney of Corvallis, John and Darcy Mahoney of Nyssa, Jim and Donessa Mahoney of Baker City, Jeff Mahoney of Albany, and Jacqueline Mahoney of La Grande; and 11 great-grandchildren, Ashlee, Nicholas and Alexa Brehio of San Angelo, Texas, Jessika and Greyson James of Hermiston, Alexzandria and Robert Dean Mahoney III of Pendleton, Mackenzey and Zane Mahoney of Baker City, and Brenden and Tyran Mahoney of Nyssa.
The family suggest memorial contributions to Mountain States Tumor Institute or to St. Luke’s Cardiac Care Unit at Boise through Coles Funeral Home, 1950 Place St., Baker City, OR 97814.
Used with permission from: Baker City Herald, Baker City, Oregon, January 31, 2003
Transcribed by: Belva Ticknor