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 - Hilda Redding-Harvey FLORA - Hilda I....
Hilda Redding-Harvey FLORA - Hilda I. Redding-Harvey, 90, of Flora, died at 1:02 a.m. Thursday, July 23, 2009, at St. Joseph Hospital, Kokomo. Born Nov. 25, 1918, in Carroll County, she was the daughter of the late Basil Redding- Ray Harvey Ethel Deliah Bock Milburn. She was a 1936 graduate of Logansport High School. On May 18, 1939, she married Elmo Marion Redding, who died May 8, 1973. On Dec. 11, 1982, she married Jesse Harvey, who preceded her in death Dec. 18, 1993. She was a homemaker, farm wife and seamstress. She was a member of Burlington United Methodist Church, Eastern Star Lodge of Burlington and Ervin Township Home Economics Club. Survivors include three sons, Benny J. Redding(wife: Doneta) of Flora, Mark E. Redding (wife: Vickie) of Burlington and William P. Redding (wife: Cheri) of Cutler; a daughter, Rebecca Ann Crosby (husband: David) of Warsaw; two stepsons, Don L. Harvey (wife: Margaret) of Burlington and Danny M. Harvey (wife: Phyllis) of Greentown; a stepdaughter, Patsy Mcln-tire of Indiana; five sisters, Joan Martin of Delphi, Martha Sharp of Flora, Betty Farrer of Royal Center, Bonnie McGill of Lafayette and Roberta Elliott (husband: Lester) of Lucerne; and a brother, Robert H. Milburn of Logansport. Also surviving are 9 grandchildren, Timothy Redding (wife: Diana), Lynn M. Yates (husband: Toby), Darren M. Redding, Bri-anne Redding, Alyssa Redding, Jon D. Crosby (wife: Kim), Lindsay A. Grace (husband: Paul), Rocquel Cigal (husband: Brian) and Rick Flory; 4 great-grandchildren, Kevin Redding, Craig Redding, Kayla Yates and Megan Yates; several stepgrandchildren and stepgreat-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews and great-nieces and great-nephews. She was preceded in death by a son, Marion Ray Redding; and a sister, Marjorie Crume. She was a highly regarded seamstress. She loved to garden and raise chickens for the delicious chicken and noodles she was well-known for, and her angel food cakes were extraordinarily delicious. She enjoyed sharing all of these things with her family, friends, church and bazaars. Every Wednesday for many years she could be found volunteering her time and talents making quilts at the Brethren Home in Flora. Services 2 p.m. Sunday, July 26, 2009 at Burlington United Methodist Church, with Pastor Bonnie Shoaf officiating. Interment will follow at Burlington Cemetery. Friends may call 2-7 p.m. Saturday, July 25, 2009, at Stout & Son Funeral Home, Neptune Chapel, Burlington, where an Eastern Star Service will be observed at 7 p.m. The family will also receive friends 1 hour prior to the service at the church on Sunday. Memorial contributions in Hilda's memory may be made to the Burlington United Methodist Church. Messages of condolence may be left online at www.

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  1. Journal and Courier,
  2. 24 Jul 2009, Fri,
  3. Page 10

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