Helen Margaret Baldridge

CENTRALIA — Helen Margaret Baldridge, 99, of Centralia, passed away Friday, August 28, 2015 at the Centralia Manor.

picture-pubShe was born on December 27, 1915, the daughter of George Newell and Jennie (Brewster) West. She married Grant Baldridge on April 15, 1967 at the Redeemer Lutheran Church. He preceded her in death.

Survivors include one daughter Jennie Lee Hintz and husband Rollin “Pete” of Carlyle; one sister Peggy Bare of Centralia; special friend Frank Henry of Centralia; 25 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; and several great-great-grandchildren.

In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by her parents; four children Donald Reagan, Ronald Reagan, Joan Quick, and Peggy Louise Combs; sisters Doris Norton and Jane Cox; and brother Newell West.

Mrs. Baldridge was a member of the Redeemer Lutheran Church, V.F.W. Auxilary, American Legion Auxilary, D.A.V., and the Women of the Moose.  She lived in Centralia all her life.

Services will be held at 12:01 p.m. Monday, August 31, 2015 at Irvin Macz Funeral Home in Centralia.Visitation will be held one hour prior to the services. Burial will follow at Hillcrest Cemetery with Rev.  Pam Mitcham officiating the services.

Memorial contributions may be made to the donor’s choice. Online condolences and memories of Helen may be shared with the family by visiting maczfuneralhomes.com or on Facebook.