Phoebe J. Petitt- Engdahl
Jan. 24, 1919 â€“ July 13, 2012
A memorial service to celebrate the life of Phoebe Petitt-Engdahl, 93, of North Bend, will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 4, at Coos Bay Chapel, 685 Anderson Ave., with pastor Don Berney, of New Beginnings Christian Fellowship, presiding. Private cremation rites were held at Ocean View Memory Gardens in Coos Bay, with a private family inurnment to take place at a later date at Sunset Memorial Park Cemetery in Coos Bay.
Phoebe was born Jan. 24, 1919, on Crawford Point in Cooston, Ore. She was the third of six children born to Charles C. Carlton and Virgie L. (Schults) Carlton. She passed away peacefully July 13, 2012, in North Bend following a short illness.
Phoebe spent her life helping and caring for others. She enjoyed gardening, crocheting, jig-saw puzzles and word search puzzles. She will be remembered dearly by her family and many friends.
Phoebe is survived by daughter, Jane Waranowski of Monmouth; son, Delbert Petitt and his wife, Wanda of North Bend; son, Everett Petitt of North Bend; sister, Rachel Imizumi of San Jose, Calif.; five grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren.
Phoebe was preceded in death by husbands, Clay Petitt of 36 years and Harold Engdahl; her parents, Charles and Virgie Carlton; and four siblings.
Arrangements are under the care of Coos Bay Chapel, 541-267-3131.
Friends and family are encouraged to sign the guestbook at www.coosbayfh.com and www.theworldlink.com.