Wednesday, August 8, 2012

Myrtle Mae Ridenour, 88, passed away Monday, July 30, 2012, at her home in Wheaton.

she was born in Belleville, Ill., on July 16, 1924, to Alonzo and Mary Brown.

She married Lawrence H. Ridenour on Sept. 21, 1946, in Belleville, Ill. They celebrated almost 66 years together.

Survivors include: her six children: Larry and his wife, Marilyn, Kenneth and his wife, Sharon, Dennis, Phyllis and her husband, Roger, Pruett, Keith and his wife, Denise, and Janice and her husband, Dale McCracken; 16 grandchildren; and 24 great-grandchildren.

Throughout her life, her priority was to love and serve the Lord.

Funeral services were held Sunday in McQueen Funeral Home, Wheaton. Burial was at Rocky Comfort Cemetery, Rocky Comfort.

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