Helena 'Dody' Renner Stanton
Helena Dorene "Dody" Renner Stanton 80, a longtime resident of the North Plains community, died Tuesday evening March 12, 2019.Helena Dorene "Dody" Renner Stanton was born September 23, 1938 in Portland, Ore., the daughter of the late Roy V. Renner and Dorathea I. (Dethman) Renner. She was raised and received her education in the Hillsboro community.She was united in marriage to LeRoy L. Stanton May 6, 1955 in Portland, Ore. Following their marriage, they made their home in Hillsboro, Ore. prior to moving to North Plains, Ore. Her husband of 45 years preceded her in death April 21, 2000. She was also preceded in death by her daughter Linda L. McGauvern of Cornelius, Ore. and granddaughter Trinity Miles of Clarksville, Tenn.Survivors include her daughter Pam Smith of Forest Grove; two sisters, Jane Peterson of Beaverton and Kathryn Alford of Clackamas; brother Roy Renner of Hillsboro and his wife Denise Renner.Also surviving are 5 grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren, 1 great great grandchild and numerous nieces and nephews.A private family gathering will be held.The family suggests remembrance, may be contributions to the North Plains Senior Center or Bonnie L. Hayes Animal Shelter.