Louise Baker Wenrich

  • Born: October 27, 1931
  • Died: September 15, 2012
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Tribute & Message From The Family

Louise was born in Eugene, Oregon and was the daughter of Martha and James Baker. She attended St Marys, Eugene High and the U of O. She spent much of her time in her youth enjoying horses and spending summers at the family ranch on Kiger Island in Corvallis Or. She moved to Powell Butte with her husband in 1989 and built their retirement home. She enjoyed bowling on leagues and doing volunteer work at the Prineville Senior Center . They traveled throughout the United States and enjoyed entertaining friends and family during the summers in Central Oregon. She is survived by her husband Ben Wenrich, daughter Charlotte Holland of Prineville Or., and son Bruce Abbott of Springfield Or., Fritz Wenrich of Creswell Or., Sharon Wenrich of Las Cruces New Mexico, Nita Belles of Bend Or.; granddaughters Georji Brown of Coeur de Lane Idaho., Kara Wenrich of Los Angeles Ca., Trista Wenrich of Las Cruces New Mexico., grandson Andy Belles of San Diego Ca., Jeremy Wenrich of Portland Or., and three great grandchildren. A memorial service will be held on Friday September 21, at 11:00 am at Autumn Funeral Home in Redmond , Or. Memorial contributions may be made to Redmond Hospice or the American Cancer Society. The family would like to thank Hospice for the care and love they offered her and the family during her passing. She was loved and will be forever in our hearts and missed by her family and friends so very much.