Obituary for Aug. 10, 2012

Written by Baker City Herald August 10, 2012 08:42 am

Dorothy Rudolph

Baker City, 1922-2012

Dorothy Ruth Proctor Rudolph, 89, died August 4, 2012, at St. Alphonsus Care Center-Baker City. 

At her request, there will be no memorial service.

Dorothy was born on Sept. 16, 1922, at Salida, Colo., to Charles and Ellen Rout Proctor. She married Kermit Lee Rudolph and eventually moved to Baker City, where she raised her family and worked. 

In her younger days, she was involved in Cub Scouts, Brownies and the PTA. Dorothy enjoyed sewing, traveling and reading books.

Survivors include her son, Daniel Rudolph, and his wife, Carol, of La Grande; seven grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband; and her daughter, Susan Rudolph Ward.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Baker City St. Alphonsus Care Center Activities Department through Gray’s West & Co. Pioneer Chapel, 1500 Dewey Ave., Baker City, OR. 97814.