Doris Sprecher

January 2, 1930 - September 1, 2013

Newberg resident Doris Ida Sprecher died Sept. 1, 2013, from complications from surgery. She was 83.

She was born Jan. 2, 1930, to Robert and Ida Sprecher in New Leipzig, N.D.

She worked for more than 30 years as a quality control inspector for General Motors before retiring.

Survivors include: Sisters Helen Cardwell, of Tigard, Ruby Baldwin of Newberg, and Carolyn Lacy of King City; and numerous nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Paul Irvin; her parents; sisters Emma Brown, Alice Cardwell, Mabel Brown and Lenora Cardwell; and brothers Bob Sprecher and Ken Sprecher.

A memorial service was held Sept. 14.