Gladyce L. Redfield, born July 13, 1926, has gone to be with her Lord. She passed away December 23, 2012, at the age of 86. Born to Robert E. Redfield and Lillie VanPatten in Vernonia, Ore., she married Eugene B. Redfield, August 2, 1948.

She was the mother of two sons, Mark Redfield, of Salem, Ore., and Edward B. Redfield, of Medford, Ore., a grandmother of four, and great-grandmother of two. Gladyce was a widow since 1969, and lived independently until 2010, when health issues began to reduce her independence. An avid bird watcher, she also enjoyed container gardening, photography, and reading. She had been a resident of Eagle Cove Retirement Community for the last two years. She was loved by many and will be greatly missed.