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Edna Gold

June 16, 1923 — November 12, 2014

Eureka-Edna A. Gold, 91, of Eureka, IL passed away at 2:00 am on Wednesday, November 12, 2014 at the Apostolic Christian Home of Eureka.

She was born on June 16, 1923 in Makanda, IL a daughter to Jesse and Dora Williams Miller. She married Guy Gold on October 14, 1939 in Jackson, MO. He passed away in 2008.

Surviving are their children, Norma J. (Richard) Sinn of Washington, IL; Mary A. (Ronald) Jenke of Washington; Charles R. (Jan) Gold of Eureka; Linda G. (Todd) Gander of Eureka; sixteen grandchildren, twenty-eight great-grandchildren, and five great great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, seven brothers, six sisters, and one grandson.

Edna had worked as a nurses aide at Eureka Hospital for 26 years before she retired in 1983.

She was a past member of the Water Valley Christian Church near Cobden, IL.

Funeral services will be held at 11:00 am on Saturday, November 15, 2014 at the Eureka United Methodist Church. Rev. Ron Martz will officiate. Visitation will be on Friday evening from 5-7 pm at the Argo-Ruestman-Harris Funeral Home and one hour prior to services on Saturday at the church. Burial will be in Olio Township Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to Epic (formerly P.A.R.C.) or the OSF St. Francis Children's Hospital Neonatal unit. Online condolences may be sent to the family at


NOV 14. 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM (CST)

Argo-Ruestman-Harris Eureka
508 South Main Street
Eureka, IL 61530-1316

Funeral service

NOV 15. 11:00 AM (CST)

Eureka United Methodist Church
Eureka, IL

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