March 25, 2012 in Obituaries

Obituary: Pryor, Brenda Ruth

Age 60

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Brenda Ruth

“The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched. They must be felt in the heart.”
Brenda passed away after a short illness at Deaconess Medical Center on March 20, 2012. She was born in Spokane, Washington on January 31st, 1952 to Bill and Ruth Earp. After graduating from Northwest Christian High School, where she played piano for the choir and was a cheerleader, Brenda spent the next 29 years working in the grocery industry, working at Low Cost Foods, Food Mart, then went to work at URM Stores, Inc, in Retail Services and finally settled in the Human Resources Department. She met her husband, Scott Pryor at URM, and they married on April 16, 1999. Although Brenda suffered from Diabetes and Rheumatoid Arthritis, she continued to play the piano, volunteer at her church, be very active in her Life Group and especially loved to go for long motorcycle trips. She had a very positive attitude towards life, lived life to the fullest and touched everyone she met because of her sweet and loving heart.
Brenda is survived by her mother and father, Bill and Ruth Earp; husband, Scott Pryor; sister and brother-in-law, Barbara and Gary Bundy; brother Brad and sister-in-law Robin Earp; sister-in-law Rosemary Earp; two children, Samantha and Bill Andren; four step-children, Jesse and John Pryor, Joelle and John Andren; and two grandchildren, Larry Mayham and Garrett Andren.
Brenda is preceded in death by her brother Russell David Earp.
Visitation will be held Monday, March 26, 2012 from 4:00 - 8:00 P.M. at Thornhill Valley Chapel, 1400 S. Pines Rd., Spokane Valley, WA. Memorial services will be held at Brenda’s church, One*, located at 15601 East 24th Ave, Spokane Valley, WA. at 1:00pm on Tuesday, March 27th. Interment to follow at Fairmount Memorial Park.

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