Leora V. Meroney, 91, of Caldwell passed away November 11, 2019 at a local care center in Middleton. She was born at home on Wolf Creek Road, North Powder, Oregon June 24, 1928, to Chester and Hester Ports Nice.
In 1948, she married Russell G. Meroney in La Grande, Oregon. They lived in Cove Oregon for four years, and had two daughters, Suzann and Fay. Then they moved to Idaho where their third daughter, Jane was born. They settled and farmed in the Sand Hollow area for the next 47 years; then they moved to Caldwell.
She loved knitting, crocheting, reading books, was a seamstress, making her family’s clothes, and caring for her family.
She is preceded in death by her husband, her parents, and a brother, Dale and two son in laws Douglas Horn, and Jeffrey Good.
She is survived by her sister, Beatrice Fisher of The Dalles, Oregon; daughters, Suzann (Randy) Wagner of Caldwell; Fay Good of Boise, and Jane Fisher of New Plymouth; Five grandchildren, Jennifer Otto, James Good, Justin (Shandee) Fisher, Melissa (Nathan) Noah, and Jason (Jill) Good. Ten Great grandchildren; Jaired, Jordan, Jacob Otto; Russell, Eli, Charlee Rose Noah; Trenton and Sequoia Fisher; Jackson and Elliott Good.
Graveside services will be held at Canyon Hill Cemetery on Monday Nov. 18, 2019 at 2:00 p.m. under the direction of Dakan Funeral Chapel and Pastor Cleve Clucas. Condolences may be shared with the family at www.dakanfuneralchapel.com.
A very special thanks to the ladies at Ashley Manor for taking such good care of our mom.
To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Leora Violet Meroney, please visit our floral store.