Death notices for Aug. 6

Marilyn Monahan

Marilyn R. “Kathy” Monahan, 78, passed away Saturday, Aug. 2, 2014, at her home in Hood River, Ore., surrounded by her loving family. Marilyn was born on March 20, 1936.

Services are planned for Monday, Aug. 11, at 1 p.m. at Anderson’s Tribute Center. A complete obituary will follow.

Arrangements are under the direction of Anderson's Tribute Center (Funerals • Receptions • Cremations), 1401 Belmont Ave., Hood River, OR 97031; 541-386-1000. Please visit andersonstributecenter.com to leave a note of condolence for family.

Frances Benton

Frances Yordy Benton, 91, passed away Sunday, Aug. 3, 2014, surrounded by her loving family. Frances was born on Jan. 9, 1923.

Services to celebrate Frances’ life are planned for 2 p.m. Aug. 14 at Anderson's Tribute Center.

Arrangements are under the direction of Anderson's Tribute Center (Funerals • Receptions • Cremations), 1401 Belmont Ave., Hood River, OR 97031; 541-386-1000. Please visit andersonstributecenter.com to leave a note of condolence for family.

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