Our mother, Barbra Orren, received her angel wings on Valentineâ€™s Day. She was born on April 3, 1933 in Hot Springs, Montana.
She is survived by her daughter, Kathy Clark, Colville; son, Cliff Schlienger, Clayton; daughter, Victoria Greer, Chewelah, and an adopted daughter, Julie Orren, Medical Lake. She also had stepchildren: Debbie Lynch, Geanie Orren, Vanessa Orren, and Tania Frederickson.
Barbra was preceded in death by her grandson, Matt Clark, in October, and by her son, Ken Schlienger, in September; husband, James Orren, and another son, Bill Schlienger.
She has several grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Barbra spent several years as a loving foster parent and receiving home to many children in Spokane. Her hobbies included music, playing piano, fishing, painting, gardening, bowling and playing cards.
A special thanks to the staff at Pinewood Terrace for all the love and special care she received while she was there, and a special thanks to Randy Boring and the many volunteers who entertained her with their love of music and song.