Denise Mary Medica died Dec. 24. She was 51.

Mrs. Medica was born March 29, 1962, in El Paso, Texas, to Janice and William McCarthy. She was a graduate of St. Mary’s Academy and Portland State University and worked in hospital administration.

She is survived by her husband Paul; children, Emily, Samuel and Claire; and siblings William Herbert, Michael, Joseph, Janice, Therese, Maureen and Kathleen.

A service was held at Holy Family Church. Memorial donations can be made to Holy Family Church.