Valerie Mary ODonnell, 59, Brooklyn, N.Y., died June 25, 2001, in Brooklyn.

She was born Oct. 31, 1941, in Brooklyn.

She lived in Brookings for more than 20 years.

She is survived by several family and friends.

A memorial service is planned for July 2 at Edward J. Robeson Funeral Home.

Flowers may be sent to the funeral home at 3961 Gates Ave., Brooklyn, N.Y.

Cards may be sent to Sonia Winley, 1720 Benford Ave., Apt. 21-E, Brooklyn, N.Y. 11226 or Stan Brown, P.O. Box 1932, Brookings, OR 97415.