Velma Blacken (Babe) Bjorn
Velma was born in Lakewood, WA on December 7, 1919 to Alma and Ole Blacken. She married Con Bjorn in 1940. Con and Babe lived in the Lakewood area until Con passed away in 2005, a short time later Babe moved to Olympic Place Retirement Apartments. Babe worked at the Lakewood school cafeteria and volunteered for many years at the office at Faith Lutheran Church where she was a lifetime member.