Obituaries for July 27, 2017

Sylvia Flora Benink died on Monday, July 17, 2017, in Camas. She was 81.

Mara Lynn McFadden died on Tuesday, July 11, 2017, following a long battle with cancer. She was 49.

Read the complete obituaries in the July 27 print edition of the Post-Record.

Sylvia F. Benink

Sylvia Flora Benink died on Monday, July 17, 2017, in Camas. She was 81. Sylvia was born on Dec. 2, 1935, to Kenneth and Eveline (Bouwmeester) Mosbergen in Jakarta Java, Indonesia.

There will be a private family gathering at St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church. Brown’s Funeral Home and Cremation Services is in charge of arrangements. Sign Sylvia’s guestbook at www.brownsfh.com.

Mara L. McFadden

Mara Lynn McFadden died on Tuesday, July 11, 2017, following a long battle with cancer. She was 49. Mara was born May 21, 1968, in Charleston, Illinois, to John and Marjorie Checkley.

A celebration of Mara’s life will be held at 1 p.m., Tuesday, Aug. 1, at the Columbia Presbyterian Church, 805 S.E. Columbia Ridge Drive, Vancouver.
Straub’s Funeral home handled the arrangements and the burial was at Evergreen Memorial Gardens in Vancouver.

To sign Mara’s guestbook or send condolences, visit www.straubsfuneralhome.com.

Robert Cameron

Robert Cameron died on Sunday, July 23, 2017. He was 89. Robert was born June 14, 1928, in Oakville, Washington. Services are pending at this time and a complete obituary will be in next week’s paper. Straub’s Funeral Home and Columbia River Cremation in Camas is in charge of the arrangements.

Corrie Squier

Corrie Squier died on Saturday, July 22, 2017. She was 93. She was born Sept. 21, 1923, in Dodson, Louisiana. Services are pending at this time. Contact Straub’s Funeral Home and Columbia River Cremation at 360-834-4563 for service information.

James Vail

James Vail died Sunday, July 23, 2017. He was 96. He was born Jan. 10, 1921, in Fairview, Montana. Services are pending at this time and a complete obituary will be in next week’s paper. Straub’s Funeral Home and Columbia River Cremation in Camas is in charge of the arrangements.

Kathleen Zimmer

Kathleen Zimmer died on Sunday, July 23, 2017. She was 71. She was born in Vancouver on Oct. 23, 1945. Services are pending at this time and a complete obituary will be in next week’s paper. Straub’s Funeral Home and Columbia River Cremation in Camas is in charge of the arrangements.

Read the complete obituaries in the July 27 print edition of the Post-Record.