Location: Tooele Utah

Bernard, Joseph Henry “Joe” – Obituary

Baker City, Baker County, Oregon Joseph Henry “Joe” Bernard, 87, a longtime resident of Baker City, died Sept. 5, 2005 at St. Elizabeth Care Center. An open house and celebration of life will be held at the Baker Elks Lodge on Friday, Oct. 14, at 1 p.m. Joe Bernard was born May 27, 1918, in Richland to August (Gus) Adolph Bernard and Mary Edna Buckley. He lived on his father’s homestead on Deer Gulch on Lookout Mountain near Richland until he was 5 years old. He attended school until the sixth grade in Tooele, Utah, before moving to Baker in 1932. Joe joined the Civilian Conservation Corps program in Baker in 1935, working on the Anthony Lake and Rock Creek roads. He married Marjorie (Marge) Child on Jan. 15, 1938. Joe and Marge moved throughout the western United States as they followed construction and mining work during the war years. They had lived in Baker since 1945. He worked as an auto mechanic in Baker until his retirement in 1980. Joe and Marge also built five houses in Baker. Joe and Marge loved the outdoors and camped, hunted and fished in the mountains and streams of Eastern Oregon. Joe built his own snowcat from automobile parts in 1962. He bought his first snowmobile in 1966 and Joe and Marge became avid snowmobile riders. They built a cabin in Greenhorn...

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Shuck, Iva Ree Van Arsdale Brooks Sipp Mrs. – Obituary

Baker City, Baker County, Oregon Iva Ree Shuck, 79, of Baker City, died March 7, 2006, after a long illness. Her funeral will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at Gray’s West & Co. There will be a reception afterward at 1090 D St. Visitations will be from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. Friday. Iva was born June 16, 1926, at Tooele, Utah, to Paul and Audrey Van Arsdale. She graduated from Hermiston High School. After high school her family moved to Baker City, where she met and married Ballard Brooks. They raised three sons. Ballard died in 1966. In 1970 she married Charles R. Sipp. Dick died in 1993. In 1999 she married Don Shuck. Iva worked for many years at St. Elizabeth Hospital as medical records director. She was a 50-year member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars and she enjoyed the outdoors, hunting and fishing. She was preceded in death by her parents and two husbands. Survivors include her husband, Don Shuck of Baker City; sons, Norman Brooks of Vancouver, Wash., Adam Brooks and his wife, Janice, and Joe Brooks and his wife, Bea, all of Baker City; sisters, Lois Shaffer and her husband, Dudley, of Winston, Beth Grubb of Roseberg, and Pauline Kunz and her husband, Wayne, of West Valley City, Utah; grandchildren, Heather Honeywell of Baker City, Marisa Meyer of Summerville and MaryAnn Brooks of...

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