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Lila Laverna Corrin Andress
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Birth: Apr. 3, 1904
Idaho, USA
Death: Mar. 29, 2011
Washington, USA

Lila Laverna Andress, 106, of Ellensburg died Tuesday. Mrs. Andress was born in Troy, Idaho. She was the superintendent of the horticulture department at the county fair for several years. She moved to Ellensburg in 1973.

Survivors include her children, Gilbert Andress of Issaquah, Wash., Marjorie Huss and Judy Breeden of Ellensburg; nine grandchildren, 17 great-grandchildren and 15 great-great-grandchildren.

Viewing will be from 11 a.m. to 1:15 p.m. Sunday at Affordable Funeral Home. A graveside service will follow at 1:30 p.m. Sunday in High Valley Cemetery. A celebration of life will begin at 2 p.m. Sunday at Chestnut Street Baptist church.

#2 Obituary; ------------------------------------
Lila Laverna Andress, 106, passed away quietly March 29, 2011 at Kittitas Valley
Health and Rehab Center, just five days before her 107th birthday.

Lila was born in Troy, Idaho on April 3, 1904, (Easter Sunday) to Joseph and Ida
(Arnot) Corrin, the youngest of six children. When she started school in East
Helena, Montana, she and her sister Fae, rode a horse to school. Lila met Fred
Andress in Prosser and they married in Yakima on August 4, 1923. They settled in
Grandview where Gilbert and Marjorie were born. In 1934 they moved to Kittitas
where Fred worked for Balcom and Moe. She belonged to several clubs including
Bridge Club and Queens of Spades garden club of which she was a life member and
it's first president. In 1955, the family, now including daughter Judy, moved to
the Moe Home Place, where Fred was foreman. She joined the 4-K club and was
Superintendent of the Horticulture Dept., at the county Fair for several years.

After Fred passed away in 1973, she moved to Ellensburg where she belonged to
the Silver Circle and RSVP. She was honored at the Old Timers Banquet for her
long years of community service. Her hobbies included: hunting, fishing,
traveling, knitting, crocheting, oil painting, quilting, china painting,
ceramics and flower gardening.

She is lovingly survived by her children; Gilbert (Lois) Andress of Issaquah,
Marjorie (Don) Huss, and Judy (Bill) Breeden all of Ellensburg. Her nine
grandchildren: Sharon Millett (Dean Zellmer), Mike (Katie) Huss, Sandy (Gene)
Ketzenberg, David (Cheryl) Andress, Christopher (Jennifer) Andress, Steve
(Karen) Andress, Brian (Peggy) Andress, Rachel (John) Norgard, and Ryan (Kari)
Breeden. Seventeen great grandchildren, fifteen great-great grandchildren, and
numerous nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her five siblings and
a grandson Bradley Ketzenberg.

Viewing will be Sunday, April 3, 2011, 11:00 a.m. until 1:15 p.m. at Affordable
Funeral Home. Graveside services will be held at 1:30 p.m. at High Valley
Cemetery. A Celebration of her Life service, will following at 2:00 p.m. at
Chestnut Street Baptist Church. Memorials may be made to the Cancer Fund,
especially for Breast Cancer Research. Affordable Funeral Care has been
entrusted with arrangements.

Family links: 
  Fred L. Andress (1898 - 1973)
High Valley Memorial Park
Kittitas County
Washington, USA
Created by: Sharon Bailey
Record added: Apr 02, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 67812994
Lila Laverna <i>Corrin</i> Andress
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Lila Laverna <i>Corrin</i> Andress
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- klassikat
 Added: Apr. 10, 2011

- Red
 Added: Apr. 5, 2011
WOW, She must have been a great lady
- Sharon Bailey
 Added: Apr. 2, 2011

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