PENDLETON — Donna Lee Houle, 82, of Pendleton died Monday, Feb. 28, 2011, at Suttle Care & Retirement in Pendleton. Graveside services will be conducted Saturday, March 12 at 2 p.m. at Olney Cemetery. Visitation will be held Thursday, March 10 from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. at Pendleton Pioneer Chapel, Folsom-Bishop.

Mrs. Houle was born Dec. 24, 1928, in La Grande to Loren T. Carver and James Mildred (Hallmark) Kirkland. She graduated from La Grande High School and attended some college. She married Elwin Curtis Houle in 1949.

She was a homemaker.

Survivors include sons Danny Houle of Longview, Wash., James Houle of Pendleton, Wesley Houle of Key West, Fla., Jeffrey Houle of Portland and Kenneth Houle of Hillsboro; brother James Carver of Cottage Grove; and many grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, and husband Elwin.

Memorial contributions may be made to Pendleton Foundation Trust in care of Pendleton Pioneer Chapel, Folsom-Bishop, 131 S.E. Byers Ave., Pendleton, OR 97801.

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