|Birth: ||Jul. 18, 1927|
|Death: ||Sep. 4, 2010|
The La Grande Observer
Union County, Oregon
Wednesday, September 8, 2010
Marjorie Mae (Lewis) Ledridge
Formerly of La Grande
Marjorie Mae (Lewis) Ledridge, 83, of Vancouver, Wash., and formerly of La Grande, died Sept. 4 of natural causes. At her request, there will be no public funeral or graveside service.
Marjorie was born July 18, 1927, to George W. and Aletha E. (Powers) Lewis in Richland. The family moved to Idaho where she attended schools in Helmer and Deary. The family then moved to Wallowa where she also attended school. They later moved to La Grande where she finished her schooling.
On June 12, 1952, she married Richard Davis Ledridge in La Grande. She worked as a secretary for various offices over the years, retiring from Boise Cascade. Her hobbies included camping, fishing, hunting, gardening, sewing, knitting, crocheting and traveling in their motorhome. She was a member of the Nazarene Church.
Survivors include her sons and their wives, Ron and Nancy Ledridge of Laurel, Mont., and George and Susan Ledridge of Vancouver, Wash.; daughter, Kathy Harris of Billings, Mont.; sister, Viola Dillman of Coos Bay; brothers, Virgil Lewis of Cove and David and Meg Lewis of Richland, Wash.; 13 grandchildren; 24 great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; and many nieces, nephews, aunts and uncles. She was preceded in death by her parents, George and Aletha Lewis; husband, Richard Ledridge; son, Dennis Ledridge; sister, Lila; and brother, Robert.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Oregon Cancer Society in care of Daniels-Knopp Funeral, Cremation & Life Celebration Center, 1502 Seventh St., La Grande 97850.
George William Lewis (1898 - 1968)
Aletha Elizabeth Powers Lewis (1902 - 1997)
Richard Davis Ledridge (1923 - 1995)
Lila Leona Lewis Schooler (1923 - 1987)*
Robert Frank Lewis (1926 - 1965)*
Marjorie Mae Lewis Ledridge (1927 - 2010)
Virgil William Lewis (1931 - 2012)*
Island City Cemetery
Maintained by: Sharon Snider
Originally Created by: Jan
Record added: Sep 07, 2010
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