Zona Smith-Bender, 80, of Eagle Point, Ore., passed away on Friday, January 24, 2014, in Eagle Point, Ore. She was born April 25,1933, in Hunter, Ark., to Edison F. Sell and Gladys Stonger.
Zona was the second of four children. She married Joseph Bender in Reno, Nev. She enjoyed quilting and her dogs.
Zona will be remembered by her loving family. She is survived by Harry Garber, her caregiver and nephew; sister and brother-in-law, Bob and Anna Dean; brother and sister-in-law, Ira (Bud) and MaryAnn Sell; nephew, Jack and his wife, Marilyn Doss; and niece, Brenda Doss. She was preceded in death by her husband.
We will all love her and miss her.