|Birth: ||Feb. 25, 1926|
|Death: ||Jul. 5, 2013|
July 9, 2013
The Headlight Herald, Tillamook, OR
Alice was born Feb. 25, 1926 in Tillamook to John and Margaret (Balmer) Hofmann and passed away July 5, 2013 in Tillamook at the age of 87.
Alice lived her entire life in Tillamook, and as a young girl helped her father with the calf broker business buying and selling calves all over Oregon, California, Montana and Idaho and later taking the business over and operating it for over 40 years.
Alice married Frank Blaser on Jan. 1, 1946 and together operated several farms in Tillamook before buying their own dairy farm on Tillamook River Road. Alice was a State Brand Inspector for 20 years and worked at the Farm Bureau Auction until it closed in 1998. She was a member of the Dutch Belt Association and a Tillamook Pioneer Association Member.
Alice enjoyed baking, canning, gardening, picking fruit at the different orchards, working on the farm and traveling to Switzerland and Germany visiting with family and friends. Alice's great joy in life was spending time with family and friends.
Alice is survived by her two children, Louie Blaser and Rose Marie Blaser both of Tillamook; six grandchildren, several great grandchildren and two great great grandchildren.
Alice is preceded in death by her husband Frank on June 5, 1990.
Funeral services will be held for Alice M. Blaser on Friday, July 12, 2013 at 11 a.m. at Waud's Funeral Home in Tillamook, followed by a potluck at the Swiss Hall.
Interment will be held at Sunset Heights Memorial Gardens.
Memorial contributions may be made to the charity of your choice.
Arrangements in care of Waud's Funeral Home.
Frank J Blaser (1921 - 1990)
Sunset Heights Memorial Gardens
Created by: Mary Taylor
Record added: Jul 14, 2013
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