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In Memory of

Mary Lois Redden

September 11, 1926 - November 27, 2016

Obituary


Salem - Mary Lois Redden passed away on Sunday, November 27th, 2016; in the presence of her family. She was proudly 90 years old.Mary Lois was born in Butte, Montana, to Helen and Edward P. Mondloch. She moved to Salem, Oregon, after earning her degree as a registered nurse. There, she met and married the love of her life, Richard Redden. They had five children together. She was a loving, generous person, always thinking of others. She provided care for family members and friends alike. The family did not recall a holiday meal that could...

Salem - Mary Lois Redden passed away on Sunday, November 27th, 2016; in the presence of her family. She was proudly 90 years old.Mary Lois was born in Butte, Montana, to Helen and Edward P. Mondloch. She moved to Salem, Oregon, after earning her degree as a registered nurse. There, she met and married the love of her life, Richard Redden. They had five children together. She was a loving, generous person, always thinking of others. She provided care for family members and friends alike. The family did not recall a holiday meal that could begin before Mary Lois first delivered a meal to someone who was unable to attend. Mary Lois volunteered for the American Red Cross. She loved gardening and was a 20 year member of the Salem Fuchsia Club. Her Catholic faith was very important to her throughout her life.Mary Lois was preceded in death by Richard, her parents, and her brother Ed Mondloch. She is survived by her children Joan (Jerry) Hecker, Mike, Julie, Kevin (Dolores), Nancy (Jackie) McGrory, eight grandchildren, and three great-grandchildren.A viewing will be held at Howell Edwards Doerksen Funeral Home, Sunday, December 4th, beginning at 3pm, to be followed by a Rosary at 6pm. A Funeral Mass will be held at St. Vincent de Paul Church on Monday, December 5th at 11am. Donations in Mary Lois' memory may be made to Marion Polk Food Share. Please direct any questions to 503-581-3911 Arrangements under the direction of Howell-Edwards-Doerksen with Rigdon-Ransom Funeral Directors, Salem, Oregon.