Opal M. Madson, 86, of Grandview died Sunday, Aug. 7, 2005, at Hillcrest Manor, Sunnyside.

She was born May 25, 1919 in Athens, Texas to Norman and Mary (Horn) Cox.

She married Wayne Madson and made their home in Grandview, where they lived until Wayne’s passing in 2002. For the last 3 years, Opal made her home at Hillcrest Manor.

She is survived by two daughters, Jan Padgham and husband, John, of Sunnyside and Pam Haugen and husband, Andy, of Milwaukee, Ore.; one son, Wayne Madson, Jr. and wife, Connie, of Sunnyside; and seven grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.

Viewing will be held Thursday, Aug. 11, 2005, from noon to 6 p.m. at Chapel of Valley Hills Funeral Home, Sunnyside. Funeral services will be held Friday, Aug. 12, 2005, at 1 p.m. at Valley Hills Funeral Home. Burial will be in Grandview City Cemetery


Salvador Estrada, 58, of Granger died Sunday, Aug. 7, 2005, at Hillcrest Manor Nursing Home, Sunnyside.

Salvador Estrada was born April 5, 1947 in Michoacan, Mexico, the son of Trinidad and Maria (Nino) Estrada. He spent his early years in Mexico and later married Maria C. Moreno in Mexico. For the past 12 years Salvador and Maria have made their home in Granger.

He is survived by his wife of 36 years, Maria Estrada of Granger; five children, Miguel Estrada and wife, Alma, of Sunnyside, Salvador Estrada, Jr. and wife, Yolanda, of Granger, Raquel Estrada and husband, Gildardo, of Granger, Rogelio Estrada and wife, Veronica, of Sunnyside and Isidro Estrada of Granger; 13 grandchildren, Lizet Estrada, Karina Estrada, Miguel Estrada, Jr., Ruby Estrada, Briza Estrada, Maggie Estrada, Salvador Estrada III, Christopher Estrada, Kevin Estrada, Kenya Estrada, Brianna Estrada, Jessica Estrada and Christian Estrada. He is also survived by his father, Trinidad Estrada of Sunnyside; and three sisters and five brothers.

He was preceded in death by his mother Maria Estrada Nino, who died in January 1998.

Funeral services for Salvador Estrada will be held with a Rosary being recited Tuesday, Aug. 9, 2005, at 7 p.m. at Smith Funeral Home, Sunnyside. A mass will be celebrated Wednesday, Aug. 10, 2005, at 10 a.m. at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church, Granger. Viewing will be held Tuesday, Aug. 9, 2005, from 9 a.m. until 8 p.m. at Smith Funeral home. Salvador’s wishes were to be cremated. Inurnment will be in Christus Niche Wall of Lower Valley Memorial Gardens, Sunnyside at a later date.


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