Mamie Louise Schneider-Hinman, 98, of Astoria, died Tuesday, Oct. 26, 2010, at Clatsop Care Center in Astoria.
She was born July 24, 1912, in Stanford, Ky., to Emmett C. and Rebecca A. (Hiatt) Traylor.
In 1934, she graduated from Eastern Oregon College of Education. She attended the University of Oregon Medical School for nursing training.
In August 1935, she married Christian B. Schneider on Fern Hill Farm in Forest Grove. He preceded her in death in 1981.
In 1985, she married Dr. Bud Hinman. He preceded her in death in 1996.
Mrs. Hinman moved to the local area 48 years ago from Forest Grove, and lived in Astoria and Seaside. She worked as a secretary. In 1977, she retired from Tongue Point Job Corps.
She was a member of Peace Lutheran Church in Astoria and Daughters of the Nile in Ukiah, Calif.
Family members said that in her early years she enjoyed bridge, cooking, mending and painting. She also enjoyed clipping quotes from magazines and newspapers and watching CNN and golf on TV. She was a very strong-willed person who got things done, and was always interested in everything her family was doing.
She is survived by a daughter and son-in-law, Rebecca A. and Robert Blunck of Astoria; two grandchildren, Russell Blunck and his wife, Maddie, and Rhondel Cross; and four great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by a brother and a sister.
A graveside service will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 30 at Forest View Cemetery in Forest Grove.
Memorial contributions may be made to a charity of one's choice, or plant a tree.
Hughes-Ransom Cremation & Mortuaries in Astoria is in charge of the arrangements.