Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Harrises in:
 • Washington Township Cemetery
 • Duncombe
 • Webster County
 • Iowa
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial!
Edna Marie Van Devender Harris
Learn about upgrading this memorial...
Birth: Jan. 1, 1906
Duncombe
Webster County
Iowa, USA
Death: Feb. 25, 1981
Fort Dodge
Webster County
Iowa, USA

Mrs. Glenn Harris, 75, 1314 S. 28th St., died Wednesday evening at Ellen's Convalescent Health Center where she had resided since Jan. 16. She had been ill for two years with cancer.

Services will be at 9:30 a.m. Saturday in Bruce Memorial Chapel. Elder James Hiner, with the Seventh Day Adventist Church in Humboldt, will officiate. Burial will be in the Washington Township Cemetery at Duncombe. Friends may call at the funeral home after 2 p.m. Friday.

Surviving are her husband, Glenn; children, George, San Antonio, Texas; Stephen, Ronald and Mrs. William (Sharon) Spirek, all of Fort Dodge; Mrs. Charles (Edna) Laury, Danville, Ill.; Robert, Osage Beach, Mo.; 17 grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; sisters, Mrs. Stephen (Florence) Newport, West Union, Ill.; Mrs. Blanche Cook, Paris, Ill., and Mrs. Myrtle Finney, Marshall, Ill.

Edna Marie Van Devender was born at Duncombe and attended the Blanchard School in Webster County, south of Duncombe. She graduated from high school in Webster City in 1927, and then taught at Blanchard School for a time before her marriage in 1928 to Glenn Harris, at Lehigh. For the past 43 years they had made their home in Fort Dodge.

Mrs. Harris was a member of the Seventh Day Adventist Church in Humboldt.

 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  William Fletcher Van Devender (1863 - 1927)
  Mabel Blanche Collingsworth Van Devender (1885 - 1950)
 
 Spouse:
  Glenn Harris (1905 - 1997)*
 
 Children:
  Glenn Harris (1929 - 1965)*
  George Elmer Harris (1930 - 1989)*
  Stephen Hugh Harris (1932 - 1993)*
  Ronald Gene Harris (1935 - 2003)*
  Sharon Rose Harris Spirek (1948 - 1998)*
 
 Sibling:
  Laura May VanDevender Cook (1904 - 1953)*
  Edna Marie Van Devender Harris (1906 - 1981)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Washington Township Cemetery
Duncombe
Webster County
Iowa, USA
 
Created by: Glenn Harris
Record added: Jun 14, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 91924131
Edna Marie <i>Van Devender</i> Harris
Added by: Glenn Harris
 
Edna Marie <i>Van Devender</i> Harris
Added by: Glenn Harris
 
Edna Marie <i>Van Devender</i> Harris
Cemetery Photo
Added by: ReliSearcher
 
 
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.


- Glenn Harris
 Added: Jun. 14, 2012
 
 
 Advertisement

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service