Jan. 6, 1921 - March 26, 2010
Elizabeth Pauline Bloom, 89, passed away March 26, 2010, at the Columbia Basin Hospital in Ephrata, Wash. A private service will be held at the Odd Fellows Cemetery in The Dalles, Ore. followed by a family luncheon in The Dalles on April 17, 2010.
Elizabeth was born Jan. 6, 1921, in The Dalles, to Fred and Jessie Morast, she was the third of four daughters in the family. She graduated from The Dalles High School in 1938.
In 1942 she married Sid Bloom, also of The Dalles. Elizabeth graduated from Eastern Washington University in 1970 with a degree in Social Work. She was employed by the Washington State Department of Social and Health Services and retired in 1986.
Elizabeth was active with the Mountaineers, enjoyed the outdoors, photography, travel, and enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren.
Elizabeth is survived by a son and daughter-in-law, Jeff and Cheryl Bloom of Walla Walla; daughter, Kris Parker of Ephrata; four grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her mother, father and three sisters, and two nephews.