ya F. Luther of Powell Butte died at her home on Aug. 22, 2001. She was 61 years old.
She was born April 5, 1940 in Bend to Gilbert and Dolores (Deffenbacker) Sche. She lived in central Oregon for most of her life.
She worked as a record clerk for Les Schwab in Prineville. She was a member of the LDS Church in Prineville and a member of the American Kennel Club.
Survivors include her fiance Roy Smith of Powell Butte; sister Todd Curtis and her husband Ken of Prineville; nephews, Bret and Brad Curtis and their families of Prineville; aunt, Hazel Lewis of Klamath Falls; cousin, Denise Rose of Klamath Falls; and numerous cousins and special friends.
She was preceded in death by one brother.
Memorial donations may be made in her name to Hospice of Redmond, Sisters and Grant County, P.O. Box 1092, Redmond 97756; or the Humane Society of Redmond, P.O. Box 1404, Redmond; or the American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 544, Bend, 97709-0544.
At her request, no services will be held.
Autumn Funerals of Redmond is in charge of arrangements.