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Gladwin County Obituary/Death Notice
Elwood L. Gedney


  Elwood L. Gedney, 78, of 130 W. Maple St., Gladwin, died Sunday, Dec. 15, 191, in the Gladwin Pines Nursing Home after an illness of a year. Born in Gladwin County, March 17, 1913, he had spent his lifetime here. Mr. Gedney was a member of the Gladwin Assembly of God Church and the Gladwin County Farm Bureau. He was a farmer and also worked at Robinson Industries until retiring in 1977. Mr. Gedney and the former Martha Reinhardt were married Sept. 10, 1940, in Gladwin.

  Besides his wife, he is survived by 4 sons, Laven and John of Gladwin, Elmer of Louisiana and Paul of Harrison; 2 daughters, Darlene Ballard of Birch Run and Linda Kalinowski of Beaverton; 12 grandchildren and one great grandchild. He was preceded in death by 2 daughters, Sarah Baker and Judy Gedney, a brother Howard and a sister Helen Johnson.

  Rites were held Tuesday at 11 a.m. from the Sisson-Mathews Funeral home. The Rev. Donald Potter and the Rev. Donald Roberts officiated and burial was in the Grout Township Cemetery. .

{Note: Actual Recorded Date of Death is: 12/15/1991. Name:Elwood L. Gedney}
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Grout Cemetery, Gladwin, MI
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Gladwin County Record, Gladwin, MI
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January 2005
Tom Ladner
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