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Eleanor M. Scanlan

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Eleanor M, Scanlan passed away Thursday, May 9, 2013, at Rogue Valley Manor Health Center at the age of 97. She was born in Ogden, Utah March 27, 1916 to Raymond and Lillian Malan.


She was a model in Hollywood and Los Angeles before she married George L. Scanlan. After her children were grown she was employed at Douglas Aircraft in Long Beach in their payroll department. She moved to Medford in 1996 to be closer to her family. She enjoyed golf, sewing, oil painting, and was always ready for a party, either hosting or attending.


She was preceded in death by her husband George and her son Edward. She is survived by her daughter, Sharon Littlefield (Bill) of Shady Cove; three grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren.

Memorial contributions may be made to Asante Hospice or Rogue Valley Manor Medical Transportation Fund. No service will be held at her request. Arrangements handled by Rogue Valley Funeral Alternatives.

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