Helen Pearl Botts

March 26, 1920-Jan. 28, 2002

HERMISTON — Helen Pearl Botts died Jan. 28, at Good Shepherd Medical Center in Hermiston at the age of 81.

Helen was born in Milton on March 26, 1920. She had been a lifelong resident of Umatilla County and a resident of Hermiston the past 47 years. She was a member of the Faith Church of God.

She loved quilting.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert Botts, in 1991; and sons, Robert, Norm and Clarence.

Helen is survived by sons, Monte and Steven Botts, both of Reno, Nev., and Harold Botts of Hermiston; brothers, Roy Obert of Camas, Wash, and Dude Obert of Colorado; sisters, Elsie Churchill of Elgin and Bessie of Milton-Freewater; eight grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.

A funeral service was held Friday, Feb. 1, at the Burns Mortuary Chapel in Hermiston. Burial followed in the Hermiston Cemetery. Burns Mortuary of Hermiston was in charge of the arrangements.

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