(Feb. 12, 2004)
A former resident of the Powell area farming community, Vina Lee Madsen, died Thursday, Feb. 12 in Yakima, Wash. She was 81. She was born in Lovell Dec. 18, 1923. She and her husband, Harold Madsen, were long-time residents of rural Powell.
Survivors include a son, Butch Madsen and his wife Collette of Livingston, Texas; a daughter, Karan May of Yakima; five grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.