North Powder, Oregon

Lulumae Pfel, 85, of North Powder, died Sept. 24, 2006, at St. Elizabeth Care Center.

Her graveside funeral will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at the North Powder Cemetery. Visitations will be from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. today at Gray’s West & Co. Pioneer Chapel, 1500 Dewey Ave.

Lulumae was born on April 29, 1921, to Frank and Lola VanOrder Wiglesworth. She was raised at Ramo Flat, graduating from Union High School. She married Louis W. Pfel on Aug. 26, 1938, at La Grande.

She moved to North Powder in 1946, where she lived until 2005 when she moved to St. Elizabeth Care Center.

She loved camping, fishing and long rides. She also enjoyed sewing, reading and spending her time with her grandkids.

Survivors include her son and daughter-in-law, Frank and Margie Pfel; daughters, Linda Hall and Lois Rorden; 13 grandchildren; 36 great-grandchildren; and 18 great-great-grandchildren.

Used with permission from: Baker City Herald, Baker City, Oregon, September 26, 2006
Transcribed by: Belva Ticknor