Flossie Edith Downing, 78, died July 17 in Crescent City.

She was born May 6, 1929 in Cleveland, Ohio.She moved to Northern California from The Dalles, Ore. in 1952.

She was active at Brookings Lodge for the past 10 years.Her favorite time of year was working with the kids during the Easter Egg Hunt.

She is survived by her husband, Garrald F. Downing of Smith River; her four sons, Steve Quinton of Phoenix, Ariz., Ronnie Quinton of Crescent City, Allan Quinton of Odessa, Ore., Keith Fisher of Cave Junction, Ore., one daughter, Tammy Kelly of Vancouver, Wash., eight grandchildren, Mark Quinton, Ramie Hartman, Timothy Quinton, Stephanie Quinton, Travis Quinton, Shannon Quinton, Garrett Fisher and Quayde Fisher; and her nine great-grandchildren.

A memorial service for her will be held at Brookings Elks Lodge 1934 at 2 p.m. July 21.

The family requests contributions be made to the Elks Eye Clinic, in care of Brookings Elk Lodge, 1934, 800 Elk Drive, Brookings, Ore., 97415.

Arrangements are under the direction of Wier's Mortuary Chapel.