Cornucopia, Baker County, Oregon

Former Pine Valley Woman Passes At Baker Tuesday

Mrs. Barbara Brown, resident of Pine valley for many years, died in Baker Tuesday. She suffered a paralytic stroke Sunday morning and was taken to the hospital.

Mrs. Brown was a native of Germany, born in that country March 7, 1859, and came to the United States when a young girl. She came to Baker county in 1886 and located at Cornucopia. Mrs. Brown moved to Baker in 1927 and lived there the remainder of her life. She was a member of the Catholic church and the American Legion Auxiliary of Baker.

The deceased is survived by two daughters, Mrs. B.M. Patterson of Baker and Mrs. Richard Koopman of Pine; a son, Jesse Brown of Baker; four grandchildren and seven great grandchildren.

The funeral services were set for Saturday morning at 10 o’clock in St. Francis cathedral. Interment will be in Mt. Hope cemetery.

North Powder News
Friday, June 10, 1932