Born in Salem OR, on August 18, 1920 and moving to Oakland, CA in 1935, she graduated from Fremont High School in 1940.
During WW II she was employed by the Naval Supply Depot in Oakland and after the war by the Veterans Administration.
In 1949 she married Frank Bidowski and moved to Martinez, CA where she became a devoted wife, mother and a 40 year active member of Morello Hills Christian Church.
After her dear husband passed away in 2002, she went to live with her son and daughter-in-law in Spokane, WA.
Preceded in death by her husband Frank, sister Marge, brothers Harlan and Roland, she is survived by her son William and his wife Theresa, daughter Linda, two grandchildren, a great granddaughter, a nephew and a niece.
A memorial service will be held for Darlene on Saturday, January 26, 2013 at 2 p.m. at South Hill Bible Church, 958 East 29th Ave, Spokane, WA.
Reception will follow.
Please visit Darlene’s online tribute at www.hennesseyfuneralhomes.com, and leave a message of condolence.
Arrangements entrusted to