Eilene Chafin

Astoria resident, 74Eilene Chafin, 74, of Astoria, died Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2003, in Portland.

Mrs. Chafin was born Feb. 18, 1928, on the McAlister Indian Reservation in Oklahoma, to Thomas and Rosalie Edmonds.

She was a homemaker her whole life, living in Astoria for more than 20 years.

She enjoyed being with her dog, Kodi, and with her friends at the Meriwether Apartments in Astoria.

She is survived by two daughters, Michele Wardwell of The Dalles and Marcella Richard of Covington, Ga.; a son, Marc Pargo of High Springs, Fla.; eight grandchildren; and ten great-grandchildren.

A memorial service will be held later.

The family is in charge of arrangements.

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