La Grande, Oregon

Eula Blake, 86, of La Grande, died Sept. 2 at a local care center. A graveside service will begin at 2 p.m. Wednesday Sept. 6 at Mount Hope Cemetery in Baker City with Pastor Jonathan Privett of the First Church of the Nazarene officiating.

Mrs. Blake was born Aug. 19. 1920, to Roy and Ada Gabert Lostutter in Santa Monica, Calif. She attended school in California, and on July 20, 1946, she married Frank M. Blake. She enjoyed cross-stitch and making latch-work rugs.

Survivors include children and their spouses, Frank and Helen Blake of La Grande, Richard Blake of North Powder and Betty and Allen Hack of Haines; nine grandchildren and one great-grandchild. Her husband; two brothers, Roy and Dick Lostutter; and two grandchildren, Tracy Hack and Franklin Blake, died earlier.

Memorials may be made to the University Hospital Neonatal Center in care of Coles Funeral Home, 1950 Place St., Baker City 97814.

The Observer Online, Obituaries for the week ending Sept. 9, 2006, Published: September 7, 2006