Brenda Lee West, 55, a wonderful Mother, Friend, grandma and devoted Christian, Passed away peacefully Feb 7that OHSU hospital in Portland, Oregon.
She was born Feb 6, 1962, in Los Angeles, Ca, the daughter of George and Althea Wallbaum. At a young age, she moved with her family to Salem, Oregon., where she was raised and graduated from High School. After graduating from high school, she started her family.
In 1986, they moved to McMinnville to make their home. Brenda focused on managing their home and raising her three children. She was known as a social butterfly always helping the church or friends whenever she could. She enjoyed hosting and entertaining get together with family and friends. Brenda had a passion for the sun and traveling, and most of all her children and grandchildren.
Survivors include her daughter, Jamie Baldwin of Salem, Ore.; her son, Matthew Ellingson of Bend Ore, her son Chance West of McMinnville, Ore, two grandsons, Kai Alt and Jackson Baldwin Salem, Ore; and Her brother Shawn Wallbaum of Bend Ore.
A celebration of life will be held Saturday, Feb. 18, 2017 2pm at Coast Hills Community Church 655 OR-99W, McMinnville, OR 97128
Memorials can be made to Oregon Health & Science University.