Baker City, Oregon

Mildred J. Leishman, 86, a longtime Baker City resident, died on Sept. 11, 2004.

Her graveside service will be at 11 a.m. Sunday, May 29, 2005, at Mount Hope Cemetery.

Mrs. Leishman was born on Sept. 18, 1917, at Baker City to pioneer parents, Bent and Mary Harrison Landreth. She was a Baker High School graduate and worked as a dental assistant before attending the University of Oregon at Eugene.

She was an active member of St. Stephens Episcopal Church and served on the Altar Guild.
Survivors include four children, Dick, Tom and Bill Gee and Julie Jackstadt; and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by three sisters; a brother; and two husbands, Ned Gee and Paul Leishman.

Used with permission from: Baker City Herald, Baker City, Oregon, September 17, 2004
Transcribed by: Belva Ticknor