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In Memory of

Edna Ruth Vickery

September 19, 1929 - June 11, 2017

Obituary


VICKERY, Edna Ruth, 87 of Fairborn, passed away peacefully Sunday, June 11, 2017 at Wright Nursing Home. Edna leaves to cherish her memory her son and daughter-in-law, Robert and Lela Vickery and three grandsons, Alex, Michael and Quinn Vickery of San Diego, California; Great-grandchildren Justin Jones, Kristina Wilbanks and Damon Shaffer; Dear friends and longtime neighbors, John & Brenda Whittemore and Pearl & R.C. Jones. Edna was preceded in death in 1993 by her beloved husband of 41 years and World War II Veteran, Alex Vickery Jr; A daughter, Barbara Jean Pearman,and 2 grandchildren: Shawn...

VICKERY, Edna Ruth, 87 of Fairborn, passed away peacefully Sunday, June 11, 2017 at Wright Nursing Home. Edna leaves to cherish her memory her son and daughter-in-law, Robert and Lela Vickery and three grandsons, Alex, Michael and Quinn Vickery of San Diego, California; Great-grandchildren Justin Jones, Kristina Wilbanks and Damon Shaffer; Dear friends and longtime neighbors, John & Brenda Whittemore and Pearl & R.C. Jones. Edna was preceded in death in 1993 by her beloved husband of 41 years and World War II Veteran, Alex Vickery Jr; A daughter, Barbara Jean Pearman,and 2 grandchildren: Shawn Jones and Shannon Jones; 2 brothers: Howard and Carl Brock and 2 sisters: Betty Cardwell and Barbara Mueller; Her parents, John and Mattie (nee Morgan) Brock. Edna had worked for many years at Nabisco but her real life's work was taking care of the needs of others. Edna's family would like to extend a heart felt Thank You to the kind and compassionate caregivers at Wright Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. A brief viewing will be held at Burcham Tobias Funeral Home at 8:30 a.m. Tuesday morning, June 13th, followed by a Graveside Service at 9 a.m. at BYRON CEMETERY FAIRBORN with Pastor Ken Majors officiating. Arrangements in care of: BURCHAM TOBIAS FUNERAL HOME, FAIRBORN. Messages of sympathy and support to her family may be made at: www.burchamtobiasfuneralhome.com