SALEM – LaVelle Blum-Clark, 74, a former Baker City resident, died July 24, 2001, from complications of Alzheimer’s disease.

Her memorial service will be at 2 p.m. Sunday at Christ Lutheran Church in Salem. Arrangements are by Keizer Funeral Chapel.

She was born in Baker City on March 21, 1927, and raised here. She later moved to Salem. She worked a s secretary for Gerry Frank and Sen. Mark Hatfield.

Survivors include her husband, Dan of Salem; a brother, John Mattes of Baker City; daughter, Janis Long of Salem; and granddaughter, Jayme Jones of Salem.

She was preceded in death by her son, Steve Long.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association.

Used with permission from: The Baker City Herald, Baker City, Oregon, July 27, 2001
Transcribed by: Belva Ticknor