1928 - 2012
Sept. 21, 1928 - Aug. 31, 2012
COLLEGE PLACE — Darlene Elizabeth Macauley, 83, passed away Aug. 31,
2012, at Caring Hands Adult Family Home.
Darlene was born Sept. 21, 1928, in Portland to Edward and Alice Safford. She was married to George Duitsman in 1946; they later divorced. She then married Richard Macauley in 1969. Darlene liked visiting with all her family and friends and especially loved writing and receiving letters. She was a member of the Northside Seventh-day Adventist Church in Walla Walla.
She is survived by her son, George Duitsman of Boardman, Ore.; her sister, Marilyn Fletcher of Canby, Ore.; her brother, Bill Safford of Pilot Rock, Ore.; three grandchildren and several great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents; and two brothers, Edward Safford and Wayne Safford.
The graveside inurnment service will be 1 p.m., Monday, Sept. 10, 2012, at Mount Hope Cemetery, S.W. 6th St. and Grandview Ave., College Place. Arrangements have been entrusted to Mountain View-Colonial DeWitt, 1551 Dalles Military Road, Walla Walla.