Julia Mary Grummel died Oct. 19. She was 81.
Mrs. Grummel was born July 29, 1932, in Roslyn, Wash., to Anna and Michael Snyder. She was raised in Tacoma and married Dr. Roger Wallace Grummel. They settled in Longview, Wash. She earned a bachelor’s degree at Marylhurst College in 1992.
She was preceded in death by her husband. She survived by her brother, Dr. Joseph Snyder (Ann); seven children and their spouses, Mike and Esther Grummel, Bellingham, Wash., Patty and Bill Cone, Moraga, Calif., Roger Grummel Jr., Bellingham, Wash., Robert and Lynn McKellar, Portland, Annie Grummel-Petrillo, Portland, Julie and Michael Wirth, Moraga, Calif. and Mary Jo and Mark Kallgren, Portland; and 16 grandchildren.
A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 11 a.m., Wednesday, Oct. 23, at St. Pius X Church, followed by a reception. Memorial donations can be made to Catholic Charities.