June 16, 2013 in Obituaries

Obituary: Holliday, Alice L.

Age 97

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HOLLIDAY, Alice L. (Age 97) After living a full and fruitful life, Alice passed away peacefully December 24, 2012. Alice was born June 25, 1915 in Effie, Washington to Kirby W. and Anna Sooy. Alice married Homer Holliday, May 27, 1939. As a graduate of EWU, she was a longtime educator in the Lamont and Deer Park School Districts. She was a member of the Open Door Congregational Church and a 50 year Member of the Bethlehem Chapter of OES serving two terms as Worthy Matron. Alice is survived by three sons: Ralph (Joann) of Deer Park, Curtis (Sandy) of Traverse City, Michigan, and Brian (Becky) of Surprise, Arizona; eight grandchildren, Michael, Kathy, Kristy, Troy, Keith, Brian, Jeff and Andrew; 13 great-grandchildren, sister-in-law Luella Lundberg and numerous nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband Homer, brother Kirby Sooy and step-brothers Wayne and Glen Lundberg. A Memorial Service will be held Saturday, June 22, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. at the Open Door Congregational Church located at 205 N. Main St., Deer Park, WA. With Rev. Dr. Daniel N. Berg officiating. Memorial Gifts can be made to the Open Door Congregational Church.

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