Tessa Elizabeth Conradi-Marrella

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November 9, 1978 ~ February 7, 2011
"Tessa was a beautiful, loving and giving person.
She loved her family as they loved her.
Tessa will be deeply missed by all that knew and loved her."

Tessa was born November 9, 1978 and died February 7, 2011 in a car accident at the age of 32. She was born in Rawlins, WY, to Jim and Barbara Conradi of Longview, Washington. Tessa grew up in Castle Rock, Washington and attended Castle Rock High School where she was an honor student and member of FBLA. She won many regional, state and national awards in the business world.
Tessa attended Clark Community College, earning her Associates degree and was employed as a paralegal at the Portland Law Firm, Zuricha N.A.
Tessa is survived by her husband, Walter Marrella, who she married on January 11, 2007. She is also survived by her parents and four siblings, Amy (Billy) Snook of Vancouver, WA, Connie (Dean) Olsen of Clatskanie, OR, Jed (Kim) Conradi of Vancouver, WA, Scott Conradi of Portland, OR; two nephews, Caleb Conradi and Trevor Zimmerman; one niece, Rylee Zimmerman; and many aunts and uncles.
Funeral services will be held for Tessa on Sunday, February 13th, 2011 at 2:00 p.m. at Red Lion at the Quay in the Centennial Room, Vancouver, Washington.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Tessa Conradi memorial fund at any Key Bank.
Please sign Tessa's guest book at: www.columbian.com/obits.
Published in The Columbian on Feb. 11, 2011
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