y Louise Bynum passed away on Wednesday, Jan. 19, 2005, at Pioneer Memorial Hospital in Prineville. She was 69 years old. No services will be held.
Mary was born on Aug. 11, 1935, to Richard and Mary (Mitchell) Dewherst in Pittsburgh, Penn. Mary married Aden Bynum on May 2, 1991, in Redmond.
She attended Grossmont High School in San Diego. After graduation, she married and had a daughter. She divorced and remarried and had another daughter and adopted three children. She moved to Bend in 1980 and then to Prineville in 1992. Mary was a member of the Womens Bowling Association.
Her hobbies included bowling, fishing, camping and spending time with her husband.
Survivors include: her husband Aden Bynum of Prineville; daughters Peggy Lonczana of Bend and Candy Hughs of Prineville, Sandy Myron of Cartersville, Ga. and sons Rob and Todd Hartsock of Bend; stepchildren Cindi Smith of Redmond, Aden Bynum of Barrow, Alaska and Tim Bynum of Yreka, Calif., and brother Lou Dewhurst of Laguna Niguel, Calif.; numerous grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents and one brother.
Memorial contributions may be made to Pioneer Memorial Hospice, 1201 NE Elm St., Prineville OR 97754.
Whispering Pines Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.