ELIZABETH (BETH) LOUISE SORENSEN Elizabeth (Beth) Louise Sorensen, age 93, passed away from natural causes on December 24, 2012, in Hailey, Idaho. Beth was born on June 2, 1919, in Stillwater, MN. Her parents were Henry and Sophia (Deaner) Blech. She had one brother John. Beth married Roy Sorensen from Pelican Rapids, MN on September 7, 1940, in Riverside, CA. They had 4 children, Warren, Judy, Bill and Sherie. Beth and Roy moved to Victorville in 1947 where Roy was a family physician until his death in 1974. Beth moved to Loma Linda, CA, where she resided until 2007. She then moved to Hesperia, CA and lived there until 2012. In 2012, she went to live with her son Warren in Hailey, Idaho. Beth was very active in the Seventh-Day Adventist Church and enjoyed many hours of volunteer work for the church. She was also active in the physician's spouses auxillary group at the Victor Valley Community Hospital in Victorville, CA. She really loved working on her doll house. This was a life-long project that she loved sharing with her family and friends. She received many compliments on her attention to detail. Beth is survived by her 2 sons, Warren and Bill and 1 daughter Judy (Knudson), 4 grandchildren Jason, Mike, Luke and Shellby, 4 great grandchildren, Liberty, Charlie, Natasha and Zack, many nieces and nephews. She is preceded in death by her husband Roy, daughter Sherie, and brother John. Funeral services are set for January 11, 2013, 1 p.m. at Cortner Chapel in Redlands, Ca., with interment at Montecito Cemetery in Loma Linda, CA.
Published in the Daily Press on Jan. 6, 2013