Doris O. Loennig, 82, of Punxsutawney, Pa., a former Haines resident, died March 15, 2003, at Sprankle Personal Care Home at Punxsutawney.

There will be a prayer service at 7 o’clock tonight at the Deeley Funeral Home at Punxsutawney. The Rev. John Bauer will officiate. Visitations are from 4 o’clock to 7 o’clock tonight at the funeral home. Burial will be at the Haines Cemetery.

She was born on Oct. 5, 1920, at Haines to George Loennig and Pearl Angell. She was a member of the Saints Cosmas and Damian Roman Catholic Church.

She was a member of the PEO and the Alaska Pioneer Club. She was a graduate of the University of Oregon at Eugene and received her law degree from Willamette University at Salem. She was a retired lawyer.

Survivors include her son and daughter-in-law, Mark and Sharlene Loennig and a grandson, Tyler James Loennig, of Punxsutawney; and a niece, Cathy Bishop of Boise.

She was preceded in death by her parents; a sister, Lois Loennig; and three brothers, Robert Loennig and Herbert Loennig.

Used with permission from: Baker City Herald, Baker City, Oregon, March 24, 2003
Transcribed by: Belva Ticknor