June 11, 1953
She was born Ada Cleo
Pollan, September 1, 1899, in Oklahoma, the daughter of Mr. and Mrs Joseph
Pollan. In 1912 she moved to California with her parents and three years later
came to Camas Prairie, locating on a farm near Grangeville. She married Truman
E. Schenck October 4, 1915 in Grangeville.
She was a member of the
Assembly of God Church.
Surviving besides her husband are daughters, Mrs. Naomi Bordewick, Grangeville;
Mrs. Nell Rose Lehto, Vancouver, Wa.; Mrs. Veta Malloy, Mullan; two sons, Jack
F. Schenck, Grangeville; and Floyd Schenck, in the Army; three sisters, Mrs.
Bessie Hutchens, Grangeville; Mrs. Lela Schroeder and Mrs. Mamie Potter, both of
Olympia, Wa.; three brothers, Alvis and Frank of Grangeville and Grover Pollan
of Shafter, Ca.; and five grandchildren.
Submitted by Chris Cornett