Marjorie Castel Benefield

April 8, 1928 — October 22, 2016

Marjorie Castel Benefield, age 88, of Marysville WA. passed away October 22, 2016 surrounded by her family. 

She was born April 8,1928 in Colville River, Alaska to Aarnout Castel and Irene Shannon.  

Marjorie and her husband Benny moved to the Seattle area from Nome in the 1960's where they raised a family until he passed in 1983.  She was dedicated to her family and caring for her grandchildren.    

She is survived by her children Ray, Cindy, Bonnie, Annette, Donald, Charlie and Melody; her sister Marie, brother Allen, 17 grandchildren, six great grandchildren and other relatives. 

The Nome Nugget

PO Box 610
Nome, Alaska 99762

Phone: (907) 443-5235
Fax: (907) 443-5112

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