Vilena Harden

Obituary for Vilena Harden

February 18, 1939 - August 30, 2020
Aurora, Illinois | Age 81


Vilena Harden daughter of the late Louvenia (Aubry) Jeffries and Jeff (Alberta) Hardin was the eldest of 6 children, born February 18, 1939 in Marshall County, Mississippi.

She departed this life August 30, 2020 surrounded by her family in the peace of her home.

She accepted Christ at an early age. During her residency in MS she was a faithful member of the Mt. Peel MB church, where she also sang in the choir.

She and her only child, Glenda relocated to Aurora, IL in 1969 where she resided until her sunset. Here, she was a devoted member of Main Baptist Church and a loving baby sitter for a large number of children from the neighborhood and church for many years.
Vilena lived her life to the fullest and enjoyed time with family & friends whenever possible. She loved shopping, going out to eat & talking on the phone.

Vilena will be missed by a great number of family & friends who loved her so well.

Visitation will be held on Saturday, September 5, 2020 from 10 A.M. until her Homegoing Celebration at 12 P.M. at The Healy Chapel, 332 W. Downer Place, Aurora, IL 60506. Interment will be at River Hills Memorial Park.

The service will be livestreamed at this address: where it will also be available for 90 days after the service takes place.

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332 W Downer Pl
Aurora, IL 60506
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