Former Wallowa resident
Norma was born to Fed and Leila (Garrett) Botts in Flora.
He graduated from Enterprise High school in 1956.
In 1951 the family moved to Flora to a ranch.
Funeral services will be March 21.
She moved to the area in 2006 with her husband.
Bruce D, Sawin
June 28, 1967 –– Feb. 15, 2018
Bruce D. Sawin passed away after a brief illness in Vancouver, Wash. He was born in Enterprise to Peter and Kay Sawin and considered Joseph his hometown. He was the second of...
hey lived on their ranch at the corner of Liberty and Bicentennial near Joseph where they raised their children, Linda and Bob.
She was a board member of Farm-City Pro Rodeo in Hermiston.
She remembered the first car coming to Joseph and the reburial of Chief Joseph at the lake.
He was born in Pierre, S.D., and considered Eugene, Ore., his hometown.
With the bombing of Pearl Harbor, he immediately joined the Marines and fought in the battles of Midway, Tulagi and Guadalcanal.
He and his siblings rode their horses from their home on Alder Slope to school.
Shelli had a deep love for Wallowa County and her family and friends here.
She was a public health nurse.