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The body of Mrs. Olga Burns, who died at 3:15 Sunday afternoon at the home of her daughter, Mrs. George Bailey at 2432 Eleventh street, will be shipped this evening to Cambay, (Canby?) Oregon, where funeral services will be held at her old home.
Mrs. Burns was born in Copenhagen, Denmark, in 1864, and would have been 57 years old July 26. She came to the United States when a girl of 18, and move with her parents to Camby, (Canby) Oregon where they made their home. She had been a resident of Baker for the past 12 years, and had a large number of friends here. Death was caused by complications from heart trouble and dropsy.
Besides her husband, James F. Burns, she is survived by two daughters, Mrs. George Bailey and Miss Carrie Breckinridge, both of Baker, and a granddaughter, Miss Violet Clark, who also resides here.
Source: The Baker Herald, Baker City, Oregon, July 12, 1921, page 4
Contributed by: Sue Wells