Alma R. Poulsen, 96, of Pendleton, a former longtime Baker City resident, died July 2, 2001, at her home.

Her graveside funeral will be Thursday at 2 p.m. at Mount Hope Cemetery in Baker City.

Mr. Poulsen was born Sept. 11, 1904, at Neelyville, Mo., to Stephen Maxwell and Mandy Caroline Bartley Dowdy.

She moved to Baker City in 1943 and had lived the past six years in Pendleton.

She was a member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars Auxiliary and the Rebekah Lodge, and was a past member of the Baker Grange.

Mrs. Poulsen is survived by her son, Tom Harral of Pendleton; three grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by two sons, Bob Harral and Jerry Harral; and by three husbands, Jerry C. Harral Sr., Charles Greer, and Chris Poulsen.

Burns Mortuary of Pendleton is in charge of arrangements.

Used with permission from: The Baker City Herald, Baker City, Oregon, July 6, 2001
Transcribed by: Belva Ticknor