Audene Farmer, age 87 of Oroville, died Saturday, March 14, 2015 in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho. She was born October 9, 1927 in Formosa, Arkansas.
Growing up Audene lived in California and Arkansas. She married George Osborne in Arkansas and together they had two daughters. They were later divorced. On Sept. 14, 1956 she married Bill Farmer in Ceres, California and in 1967 they moved to Oroville. Her husband, Bill, preceded her in death in 1994.
Audene worked as a packer and sorter for a number of years in local warehouses. She loved to quilt, embroidery, fishing and pull tabs. She was a member of the Oroville Eagles and Oroville American Legion Auxiliary.
Audene is survived by one daughter Wanda (Bob) Beacon of Keremeos, BC, one sister Sybil Thompson of Shafter, Calif., one granddaughter, three grandsons, four great grandsons and one great great grandson.
She was preceded in death by one daughter, Asonda Smith.
Funeral Services will be held on Monday, March 23, 2015 at 11 a.m. at the Bergh Funeral Chapel in Oroville. Interment will follow at the Oroville Riverview Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers please make any contributions to the American Cancer Society.
Bergh Funeral Service of Oroville in care of arrangements.