Edna Fern Redfern, 100, of Litchfield, formerly of Raymond, passed away on Sun., Oct. 10, 2021 at 4:45 p.m. at Hillsboro Area Hospital. She was born on Feb. 1, 1921, in Deepwater, MO, a daughter of John and Retia (Davis) Landes. Edna graduated from Scottville High School. She married Myron Nathan “Barney” Redfern on March 17, 1940. He preceded her in death on Feb. 26, 2003. Edna worked at the U.S. Postal Service in Raymond as a Postal Clerk for 20 years. In her early years she was a clerk at P.N. Hirsh Co. in downtown Litchfield. Edna was also a farmwife, often helping Barney farm near Zanesville Twp. She was a member of Pleasant Hill Christian Church in Raymond, Zanesville Women’s Club, Raymond Card Club, and was a 4-H Leader. Edna is survived by:
Son, Randall Kent (Sharon) Redfern of Litchfield
Daughter, Kendra Jill Jones of Colfax, IL
Son-in-law, L. Samuel Cagle of Lacey, WA
7 grandchildren, Katelyn (Carl) Hamlow; Marissa Jones (fiancé, Trevor Sosamon); Adam Jones (significant other, Rachel Lobianco); Kurt (Anne) Cagle; Daren (Laura) Cagle; Eric (Lisa) Cagle; Troy (Mary Jo) Redfern
6 great-grandchildren, Cooper, Cambree, & Kabe Hamlow; Samuel Cagle; Jamie & Percy Cagle
Nieces & Nephews, Jay (Laura) Adams; Martin (Donna) Landes; Anne (Ed) Clark
Edna was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Barney; daughter, Sandra Sue (Redfern) Cagle; her twin brother, John Landes, Jr.; sister, Verna June Adams; 1 niece, Nancy Adams.
Private graveside services will be held on Wed., Oct. 13, 2021 at Cedar Ridge Cemetery in Honey Bend. Rev. David Ziegenbein of Pleasant Hill Christian Church will officiate. In lieu of flowers, family suggests memorials be made to Pleasant Hill Christian Church or Hearts United. Masks are required for those attending the services.
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Pleasant Hill Christian Church
19433 W. Frontage Road, Raymond IL 62560
Litchfield IL 62056