by Rita Cox

Jodene Bringer, 65, died August 17, 2015 of acute kidney failure in Lynnwood, Washington, where she had made her home for the past 40 years.

Jodene was born Sept, 21, 1949, in LaGrange, Mo., the daughter of Raymond and Robert (Settler) Bringer.

She received her education in LaGrange pblic schools and graduated from Washington High School in 1967. She worked in sheet metal fabrication in several places in the Seattle area. She was known as a devoted sister, aunt and friend.

Surviving are three sisters, Marjorie Burwell of Yates City, Ill., Betty Seydel of Washington and Verlinda Prior of Columbus Junction, two brothers, John E. Binger of LaGrange, Mo., and Doug Bringer of Homestead; eight nieces and nephews, 16 great-nieces and great-nephews, many friends who were like family in the Seattle area, and many other special relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death her her parents; two husbands, one sister and three nephews.