Norene A. Snider

Services have been held for Norene Ayres Snider, 96, of Forest Grove, who died Wednesday, Dec. 25, 2013.

She was born Oct. 19, 1917, in Davenport, Iowa, to Charles Benge and Chloe (Paris) Benge.

She married John Paul Snider in 1938.

She was preceded in death by her husband, John, in 1982; parents; brothers, Hule Benge, Vernon Benge and Clyde Benge; and daughter-in-law, Gloria Snider.

Survivors include her children, Judy Kappel, of Nehalem, Ore., Lon Snider of North Plains, and Greg Snider of Hillsboro; sisters, Audrey Klein of Banning, Calif. and Delores Twel of Redmond, Ore.; eight grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.