Obituary for Aug. 13, 2012

By Baker City Herald August 13, 2012 10:07 am

Tanya White

Baker City, 1977-2012

Tanya Marie White, 36, of Baker City, died in an automobile accident Aug. 4, 2012, near Baker City. 

A celebration of her life, with a luncheon, will be Tuesday, Aug. 14 at 2 p.m. at Coles Tribute Center, 1950 Place St. in Baker City. 

Tanya was born on July 10, 1977, at Orange City, Calif., to Alan Glenn and Sandra Jean (Scherwinka) White.  Tanya graduated from high school in Gold Beach, Ore.  She enjoyed raising rabbits, fishing, camping and hunting.

 Tanya is survived by her sons, Chance and Chase Brister of Baker City; her parents, Alan and Sandra White of Baker City; her sister, Shilo White of the Tri Cities; and her bothers, Derrick and Terry Scherwinka.

 Memorial contributions may be made to the charity of one’s choice through Gray’s West and Company Pioneer Chapel, 1500 Dewey Ave., Baker City, OR 97814.