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Emma Dellray Minks

Emma Dellray Minks of Prineville died Sun., Dec. 13, 2002. She was 75 years old.
   She was born Aug. 26, 1926 in Redmond to Leland Stanford and Nora (Leonard) Minks. She grew up and attended schools in Redmond, graduating in 1947.
   She worked for a short time for Fred Houghdecker as a potato sorter. After suffering a disability, she returned to her parents' home.
   She moved to Prineville in 1979.
   Her hobbies included music, collecting things and spending time with her pet cat Harry.
   Survivors include her brother, Alvin Minks of Redding, Calif.; numerous nieces and nephews.
   She was preceded in death by her parents and five siblings.
   Visitation will be held Fri., Jan. 18 from 4 to 8 p.m. at Prineville Funeral Home.
   Graveside services will be held Mon., Jan 21 at 2 p.m. at the Grass Valley Cemetery in Grass Valley.
   Prineville Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.