Edith Kathryn Ornes

F, #2810, b. 3 November 1912, d. 15 August 2014
Father*Tom Fatland Ornes
Mother*Ingeborg Loshagen b. 19 Feb 1888, d. 27 Jun 1979
ChartsRhinehart (paternal side) - Johann George Reinhard (Immigrant 1752)
Price-Downs (maternal side) - Nancy Downs
Birth*3 November 1912 Edith Kathryn Ornes was born on 3 November 1912 at Tacoma, Pierce Co., Washington.1 
Marriage*June 1932 She married Lester Allen Rhinehart Sr, son of Alonzo Jacob 'Lonnie' Rhinehart and Carrie Adeline Thompson, in June 1932 at Olympia, Thurston Co., Washington. 
Marriage* Edith Kathryn Ornes married Frank Threadgill
Death*15 August 2014 Edith Kathryn Ornes died on 15 August 2014 at Tumwater, Thurston Co., Washington, at age 101.1 
Burial* She was buried at Forest Memorial Gardens, Olympia, Thurston Co., Washington.1 
Obituary24 August 2014 Her obituary: on 24 August 2014 at The Olympian, Thurston Co., Washington, Edith K. Threadgill 11/3/1912 - 8/15/2014 Edith K. Threadgill was almost 102 years young when she passed away August 15, 2014, at her home at Olympics West in Tumwater, WA. Her mind was still very sharp until the day of her death. She was born November 3, 1912 in Tacoma, WA to her parents Tom and Enga Ornes. She is predeceased by her parents; husbands, Lester A. Rhinehart and Frank W. Threadgill; son, Lester Rhinehart, Jr; granddaughter, Jeanne Huntley Maxin; and two sisters, Ruth Fredrickson of Olympia and Marie Tresner of Gig Harbor. Edith enjoyed her retirement years from civil service, working at Fort Lewis, by traveling most of the world. She especially enjoyed quilting with her friends at Gloria Dei Lutheran Church of which she'd been a member since she was 16 years old. She will be greatly missed by her daughter, Cheryl Meyer; granddaughter, Susan Huntley Eddings; grandson, Keith W. Huntley; and six great-grandchildren, all who feel so fortunate to have had her in their lives for such a long time. A memorial service will be held Tuesday, August 26, 2014, 11:00 a.m., at Gloria Dei Lutheran Church, 1515 Harrison Ave. NW, Olympia. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Gloria Dei Lutheran Church Memorial in memory of Edith.

Family 1

Lester Allen Rhinehart Sr b. 23 Aug 1911, d. 13 Jun 1959

Family 2

Frank Threadgill
Last Edited10 May 2015


  1. [S1901] Find A Grave http://www.findagrave.com, Memorial# 142964477.