Cleo Littell

June 2, 1935 – Nov. 23, 2008

Cleo Sylvia Littell, 73, of Sweet Home died Nov. 23, 2008.

She was born June 2, 1935 in Lebanon to Lloyd and Helen (Brady) Ames. She lived in Sweet Home most of her life.

She married her former childhood friend Raymond Littell, a serviceman, on Oct. 8, 1953, in Grass Valley, Calif.

They came back to Sweet Home after he left the service and he worked in logging while she took care of the family and home.

Mrs. Littell loved to cook for her family. She loved the outdoors and watching wildlife.

She is survived by her husband, Raymond; son Dan Littell; siblings Ed Ames, Edwin Ames and Diane Flanigan; six grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

Mrs. Littell was preceded in death by her parents; siblings; Dorothy Parker, Deloris Ramsy, Doris Vanhorn, Eldon Ames and infant sister Fay Ames.

Viewing will be from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday, Nov. 28, at Sweet Home Funeral Chapel.

Sweet Home Funeral Chapel is handling the arrangements.