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Carol Sue Wondra 1946 - 2011
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MARCOLA, Ore. — Carol Sue Wondra of Marcola, Ore., died Jan. 18 from a ruptured brain aneurysm at the age of 64. Born Nov. 15, 1946 in Port Huron, Mich., she was the daughter of Edward and Madeline (Graves) Hudy. On May 22, 1965, she married James Taylor in Port Huron, Mich. He died on April 9, 1990. She married Norbert Wondra in Reedsport, Ore. on April 11, 1996. In 1964 she graduated from Port Huron High School. She worked in various accounting positions retiring from International Paper in 1997.

Carol will be remembered as a loving wife and mother, as well as a fun-loving grandmother and aunt. She graduated from Port Huron High School in 1964.

She is survived by her husband; a son, Anthony Taylor of Myrtle Creek, Ore.; two daughters, Deidre Taylor-Barnhart of Springfield, Ore. and Krista Larson of

Eugene, Ore.; an adopted daughter, Tina Stevens of Snohomish, Wash.; a step-son Patrick Wondra of Florence, Ore.; step-daughters, Tracy Devereaux of Oxford Mich. and Amanda Wondra-Appl of Shawnee; a brother Steve Hudy of Monroe, Wash.; 13 grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents; a brother David Hudy; and her sister Linda Hubbard.

A memorial service is planned for later. The family suggests memorial donations be made to Greenhill Humane Society, 88530 Green Hill Road, Eugene, OR 97402. Condolences may be sent to Poole-Larson Funeral Home, 39980 Long Creek Rd. Marcola, OR 97454 or email:


Great Bend (Kan.) Tribune, Feb. 6, 2011*