Baker City, Oregon

Margaret Francis Chandler, 84, of Baker City, died Sept. 1, 2006, at Baker City.

There will be a private family service at Mount Hope Cemetery.

Margaret was born on Dec. 4, 1921, at Horseshoe Bend, Idaho, to Thomas and Josephine Bowers Hendren. She married Russell T. Chandler on Jan. 12, 1940, at Boise. They moved to Baker City in 1948 where they had lived since.

Survivors include her brother, Bill Hendren of Boise; sons, Tom Chandler and his wife, Maxine, of Sumpter and Jay Chandler of Baker City; son-in-law, Paul Scott of Haines; and six grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Russell; a daughter, Betty Scott; three sisters; and one brother.
Memorial contributions may be made to a charity of one’s choice through Coles Funeral Home, 1950 Place St.

Used with permission from: Baker City Herald, Baker City, Oregon, September 5, 2006
Transcribed by: Belva Ticknor