Lois Marie <I>Horton</I> Bajema Faurote

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Lois Marie Horton Bajema Faurote

  • Birth 24 Jan 1914 Latah County, Idaho, USA
  • Death 27 Oct 2000 Anacortes, Skagit County, Washington, USA
  • Burial Lynden, Whatcom County, Washington, USA
  • Memorial ID 20785054

A memorial service for Lois Marie (Horton) Bajema Faurote of Anacortes, formerly of Bellingham and Choteau, Mont., will be at 10 a.m. on Nov. 11 at First Baptist Church in Anacortes, followed by inurnment at 1:30 p.m. in Monumenta Cemetery in Lynden.

Mrs. Faurote died Friday, Oct. 27, 2000. She was 86.

Born Jan. 24, 1914, to Ralph and Lora Horton in Latah County, Idaho, she grew up on a homestead in Eastern Washington.

Mrs. Faurote worked as a registered nurse for more than 30 years, serving in many areas of nursing including as supervisor of operating and emergency rooms and intensive care units. She also was a pianist, and she and her music partner, Doris Von Bargen of Bellingham, performed many recitals and were active in music study club programs throughout Western Washington.

Mrs. Faurote was a performing member of the National Federation of Music Clubs and served as a former president of the Spokane chapter. She also played the piano at the churches she attended. Until her illness, she was an active member of the United Methodist Church of Choteau.

An avid bridge player, she was active in many bridge clubs. She loved to travel.

Her first husband, Sheldon C. Bajema, second husband William Murl Faurote, and brother Everett Horton died previously.

Memorials may be made to either a hospice organization or the Intermountain Children's Home, 500 S. Lamborn, Helena, MT 59601.

Arrangements are by Evans Funeral Chapel of Anacortes.

-Obituary from The Bellingham Herald

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  • Created by: Nancy Kiel-Gravning
  • Added: 4 Aug 2007
  • Find A Grave Memorial 20785054
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Lois Marie Horton Bajema Faurote (24 Jan 1914–27 Oct 2000), Find A Grave Memorial no. 20785054, citing Monumenta Cemetery, Lynden, Whatcom County, Washington, USA ; Maintained by Nancy Kiel-Gravning (contributor 46572398) .