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Marion Alice McCardell



Longtime Goldendale resident Marion Alice McCardell passed away peacefully, surrounded by her four loving daughters and her beloved husband of 67 years, on Aug. 24, at Legacy Emanuel Medical Center in Portland, Ore.

Marion was born on Nov. 27, 1925, to Roy and Margaret Beers in Yakima. She spent her younger years moving with her family from place to place, due to Roy’s employment as a truck driver. They finally settled in Goldendale during her high school years. It was during those years that she met John William (Bill) McCardell. The high school sweethearts were wed on Sept. 8, 1945.

When Bill was deployed to Pensacola, Fla., after basic training, Marion followed him. When Bill’s mil...

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