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Edna was born on August 26, 1918 and passed away on Saturday, October 5, 2019.

Edna was a resident of Park Forest, Illinois at the time of passing.

She graduated number two in her class from Auburn High School in 1936, and was not surprisingly voted "sweetest person" in her class.

She fell in love with his athleticism and the lovely way he treated his own mom. Len and Edna married in 1943 and he joined the navy; he was stationed on an aircraft carrier in the South Pacific for the duration of the war.

A memorial service celebrating Edna's life will be held on November 2 at 11 a.m., at Trinity Lutheran Church (at Church of the Holy Family Episcopal) at 102 Marquette Street in Park Forest. Memorial Visitation at the Church of the Holy Family from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM on November 2, 2019.

Donations may be made to Trinity Lutheran Church in Park Forest.