Paula Mae Symons, 61, of White City, Ore. passed away at home August 9, 2013 from long-standing complications from pulmonary hypertension.
Paula married Duane Roy Symons October 2, 1971 - which coincidentally was the first day of hunting season that year! She had been a school bus monitor for special needs children, and enjoyed making candy and cross stitch embroidery and reading. She grew up in Medford and lived and raised her family in White City.
Paula is survived by her husband, Duane; son, Thomas Roy Symons; daughter, Jennifer Mae Allen; sister, Caryn Steward; and brother, Randy Hirschy. She was preceded in death by her mother, Vida Mae Hirschy.
A family memorial service has already been held.