Marie J. Hedin

Services have been held for Marie Jane Hedin, 72, of Cherry Grove, who died Saturday, Jan. 4, 2014.

She was born May 27, 1941, in Forest Grove, to Farrell Blum and Betty Jane (Johnston) Blum Thorne.

She married Robert R. “Bob” Hedin in 1958.

She was preceded in death by her father, Farrell Blum; her adoptive father, John Thorne; and her son-in-law, Bill Sturgell.

Survivors include her husband, Robert Hedin of Cherry Grove; mother, Betty Thorne; children, Pam Sturgell, Mark Hedin, Kelly Nichols, Mike Hedin and Gary Hedin; sister, Linda McClure; and in-laws, Steve and Betsy Hedin and Jim and Carin Robinson; 14 grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.