|Birth: ||Apr. 16, 1923|
|Death: ||Sep. 10, 2003|
Obit.Virginia Hazel Bayer, 80, a resident of Wasco [Oregon]. Died at a care facility
In The Dalles, on Wednesday, September 10, 2003.
She was born April 16, 1923, in Roundup, Montana, the older of two children to
LaVerne and Hazel Carver. She grew up in Roundup and graduated from Roundup High
School in 1941. After graduation she moved to California, where she went to
Secretarial school and subsequently worked as a school secretary.
She married her high school beau, George Letellier in 1945. During their
Marriage they moved frequently and lived in Washington, Idaho, South Dakota,
Wyoming, Thailand and Nicaragua. One of the things they enjoyed doing was square
Dancing. George preceded her in death in 1978.
Shortly after moving to Goldendale [Washington], she met Frank Bayer when he
Chaperoned a date Virginia had with a friend of his. She and Frank hit it off
And were married November 1979 in Goldendale. They both loved to square dance
And continued dancing well into their 70's. They moved to Wasco in 1981,
Virginia said that was the longest she lived in one place since her childhood.
Frank died in November 1999.
Virginia is survived by her brother, Vern Carver, Puyallup, Washington; step-
Children, Julia Donnigan, West Linn [Oregon]; Bryon Bayer, Grants Pass [Oregon]
And Helen Flores, Grass Valley [Oregon], 5 grandchildren, 7 great grandchildren,
3 nieces, 2 great nephews and a great niece.
Funeral services will be held at Wasco Church of Christ at 11 a.m. on Tuesday,
September 16, with Pastor Jerry Krewson officiating.
Interment will follow at Mt. View Cemetery in Goldendale. Smith Callaway Chapel
Is in care of arrangements.
Remembrances may be made to Hospice of the Gorge, 751 Myrtle Street, The Dalles,
Oregon 97058, American Cancer Society, 2120 First Avenue North, Seattle,
Washington 08109 or Sherman County Museum, P.O. Box 173, Moro, Oregon 97039.
The Dalles Chronicle September 14, 2003......Thank you melissa Bolton
George E Letellier (1922 - 1977)*
IOOF Mountain View Cemetery
Plot: Block Section U Lot 2.00 Space 3
Created by: Pauline Lehner
Record added: Dec 13, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 62875073
Added: Mar. 3, 2013
Rest in peace|
Added: Feb. 17, 2013