Slack, Lyle B. – Obituary
Lyle B. Slack, 1915 Davis St., died at his home Wednesday. He was 64.
He was born Oct. 14, 1914, at Summerville, Ore. He attended elementary schools at Summerville and Imbler, and graduated from La Grande High School.
Later, he lived in Wallowa County for five years. He was in the Army during World War II. Mr. Slack married Ruth Hopkins at Cheyenne, Wyo., June 4, 1943.
They farmed in the Summerville area several years before moving to Milton-Freewater in 1962, where he owned and operated Slack Upholstery Shop.
Survivors are his wife; son, Donald, Hermiston; daughter, Mrs. Don (Kathy) Bishop, Milton-Freewater; sister Bernice Billerbeck, Yuma, Ariz.; and three grandchildren.
The funeral will be Friday at 2 p.m. at Munselle-Rhodes Funeral Home. Interment will be in the Milton-Freewater Cemetery.
Thursday, February 8, 1979