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EDITH VanDOORN, 80, died Saturday, Sept. 12, 2020. Born in West Dante, Va., on Sept. 6, 1940, she was a daughter of Rev. Bascom and Virgie (Williams) Herndon. She married David Lee VanDoorn in 1974; he passed in 2018. Edith was employed with General Electric, Fort Wayne. Surviving are son, Raleigh (Naz) Horne of Coldwater, Mich.; daughters, Deborah Flotow and Donna (Dale) Hanley of Fort Wayne; son, Danny (Norma) VanDoorn of Uniondale; 14 grandchildren, 35 great - grandchildren, one great-great-grandchild; six sisters, and three brothers. Service is 1 p.m. Friday, Sept. 18, 2020, at Hite Funeral Home, Kendallville, with visitation from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Burial following at Prairie Grove Cemetery, Fort Wayne.

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Published in Fort Wayne Newspapers on Sep. 16, 2020.
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September 18, 2020
So sorry for your loss. I have known Edith for a long time from GE and Elex. She always had a smile on her face and a kind word. She will be missed dearly. I won't be able to be there do to I have to work. But you all are in my heart. Thoughts and prayers are with you all.
Melody King (Thieme)
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September 16, 2020
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September 16, 2020
In loving memory of a wonderful person. We will love you and miss you always.
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