June 14, 1905 - Feb. 17, 2003

Burns resident Sylvia (Weesner) Saum, 97, died Feb. 17.

Mrs. Saum is survived by two daughters and sons-in-law, Mary and John Green of Boise, Idaho, and Margaret and Ruel Teague of Burns; sister, Muriel Lee of Redmond; grandchildren, Pete Teague of John Day, Peggy Asmussen of Burns, Paula Otley of Diamond, Patsy Olson of Redmond, Kerry Drewett, Janie Miller and Mark Drewett of Boise, Idaho; 16 great-grandchildren and 11 great-great-grandchildren.

A Celebration of Life was held Feb. 22 at the Harney County Senior Center. Memorial contributions can be made to the Harney County Senior Citizen Center in care of LaFollette's Chapel, P.O. Box 488, Burns, OR, 97720.

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