Helen Bailes, 90, former Ellensburg area resident, died Monday evening at her home in Seattle. She was born December 17, 1889 in Oregon. She married Amos Bailes in Oregon [married in Yakima Co., WA]. They settled in the Fairview District where they homesteaded until his death in 1932. Mrs. Bailes moved to Seattle in 1943.
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She is survived by two sons, Glenn Bailes, of Selah, and Lauren Bailes, of Seattle; three daughters, Dorothy Huff and Lydia Bailes, both of Seattle, and Bonnie Nora Dimm, of Federal Way; 15 grandchildren; 22 great grandchildren; and two great great grandchildren. A third son, Virgil Bailes died May 17, 1980 in Jefferson, Ore.
Funeral services will be 2 p.m., Friday at the IOOF Cemetery. The Rev. Roy Stedman of Seattle will officiate. Friends who wish to attend may met at the cemetery.
Contributed by: Shelli Steedman