LenzieSizemore went to be with the Lord onAugust 29, 2015.Lenzie was born inRussellville, AK on March6, 1928to Felix and Rachel(Hensley) Sizemore.Hisfamilymoved to Prosser in 1935 after his fatherwho was a sheriffwas shot by some outlaws.He attended school in Prosser and graduated in 1946.
Lenziecompeted in rodeosall over the Northwest and Midwest. He worked for various farmers on the Roza and as a grounds man for the P.U.D. and that's where him andMarilyn met.Lenzie andMarilynwere married on June 17, 1950. They raised4 children on their farm in Prosser.
Lenzie built a Conastoga wagon that him and Marilyntook on many trips with their friends to the Anderson Ranch on Rattlesnake hills, Bickelton, and Giffin lake to name a few.They enjoyed going camping in the mountains at Conrad Meadows with all their friends and family, taking the horses and wagons. Later they purchased a cabin on Chinook Passwhere theyspent many weekends with friends and family.
Lenzie enjoyed being outdoorswith his horses, livestock, his kids, grandkids, and later his great grandkids. He enjoyed growing a garden andwas known for his sweet corn.
Lenzie and Marilyn touched many lives welcoming many friends to become family.
Lenzie was proceeded in death by his wifeMarilyn (Butler) Sizemore,his father and mother Felix and Rachel (Hensley) Sizemore, and brothers Hugh, Floyd, Lee, Taylor, and sisters May, Winnie, Dorothy, and Lucinda.
Lenzie Sizemore is survived by hisson Jim and wife Nancy (Kayser), daughter Janice (Baze), son Jay and wife Joy(Jensen), and daughter Judy and Bud Stanton. Her grandchildren Stacy Sizemore(Wells) and Ryan, Travis Baze and Taryn, Will Sizemore and Kelli Willis, Wade Stanton and Danielle, Justin Baze and Jessica, Jody Stanton, CoriSizemore (Kane) and Mark. His Great Grandchildren KateyJaySizemore, Dock Baze, Callie Stanton, Kryssa Baze, Kayser Kane, Reese Kane, Teagan Baze, AdaLynn Baze, Westin Sizemore and Hadley Stanton.
Private family services will be held. Donations can be made to Hospice.
You may leave an online message of condolence for the family at www.prosserfuneralhome.com