– David passed away in his home with family on October 12.
David married his wife Marian in Jordan in 1954, in
Jordan and was a long time Scio resident. He graduated from
Scio High School. He
was a member of Our Lady of the Lourdes church and belonged
to the Knights of Columbus. He enjoyed woodworking, feeding
the deer, reading, visiting with friends, and traveling to
Reno and Spirit Mountain Casino.
David is survived by his wife Marian, five children;
David Bender of Stayton, Greg Bender of Marion, Montana, Deb
Skiles (Brian) of Salem, Mother Aimee Marie “Beckie” of
Santa Barbara, CA., and Carolyn Sunderman (Dale) of Stayton;
Nine grandchildren and 5 great-grandchildren.
David was predeceased by his parents Gus and Kate;
brothers Bill, Bernard, Don and Eustace; and sisters
Janet and Betty.
Rosary will be held Tuesday the 22nd,
7:00pm at Our Lady of the Lourdes. Services will be held
Wednesday the 23rd, 11:00 at our Lady of the Lourdes.
In lieu of flowers contributions can be made to
Monastery of poor clares, 215 E. Los Olivos, Santa Barbara,
CA. 93105. Willamette Valley Hospice, 1015 3rd St. NE,
Salem, OR. 97304. Serving
the family, North
Santiam Funeral Service, Stayton.