Oct. 6, 1925 - March 26, 2010
Bethine M. Perkins, 85405 Hwy 11, Milton-Freewater, passed away March 26, 2010, at her home at the age of 84 years. A private family gathering will be held at a later date. Memorial contributions may be made to the Walla Walla Community Hospice or St. Mary Regional Cancer Center Special Needs through the Munselle-Rhodes Funeral Home, 902 S. Main, Milton-Freewater, OR., 97862.
Bud Perkins preceded her in death on Feb. 28, 1982. She is survived by three daughters and sons-in-law, Mimi and Stan Baker of Milton-Freewater, Norma and Kirby Morgan of Cascade, Ida., Patsy Perkins and Robert Hildebrandt of Fairbanks, Ala.; two sons and daughter-in-law, Lyle and Marci Perkins of Waitsburg, Bill Perkins of Milton-Freewater; a sister and brother-in-law, Donna and Bob Jackson of Richland; a sister-in-law, Pat Mock of Milton-Freewater; grandchildren and spouses, Matt and Liz Morgan of Seattle, Tracy and Losi Mahoni of Nampa, Ida., Kyndall Hildebrandt of Fairbanks, Dietrich Hildebrandt of U.S. Navy, Italy, Robert Baker, Patsy and Gus Mettler of Milton-Freewater, Mike and Hiromi Zaharevich of Germany, Nick Zaharevich of Richland, Ore., Amy Zaharevich of Waitsburg,great-grandchildren, Brennan Morgan, Josiah Mahoni, Elizabeth Mettler, Michael Mettler, Anastasia Zaharevich, Christopher Zaharevich and numerous nieces and nephews.
Special thanks and love to the caregivers who stayed and cared for her until the end, Robert Baker, Patsy Mettler, Kristy Mayer, Kyndall Hildebrandt, Mimi Baker and Walla Walla Community Hospice.
Mrs. Perkins was preceded in death by her parents and two brothers Milton and Maurice Mock.