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Throop Funeral Home of Ravenna
Monday July 15th, 2013
6:00pm - 8:00pm

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Tuesday July 16th, 2013

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Vada Lee Fortune

Vada Lee Fortune age 87, of Ravenna died Thursday, July 11, 2013 at Meadowlark Assisted Living surrounded by her loving family. Vada was born on February 20, 1926 to the late Alexander and Leah (Cone) Brant. She married Edward Fortune on June 16, 1951 in Midland, Michigan and he preceded her in death on June 30, 2003. She was a teacher for Ravenna Public Schools until her retirement. She was also a member of Ravenna United Methodist Church and Lovells Community Church. Vada is survived by her Son: Jeffrey (Susan) Fortune of Ravenna 2 Grandchildren: Brant and Audrey. 1 Sister: Shirlee (Gerald) Townsend of Midland. Several nieces and nephews also survive. Funeral services for Vada L. Fortune will be conducted on Tuesday, July 16, 2013 at 11:00am at the Throop Funeral Home of Ravenna with Pastor Mary Ivanov officiating. Burial will be in Ravenna Township Cemetery. The family will be at the funeral home on Monday, July 15, 2013 from 6:00 to 8:00pm to receive friends and again on Tuesday 1 hour prior to services. Memorials may be directed to: Ravenna United Methodist Church, Lovells Community Church or Ravenna Community Education Foundation. Go to: http://www.throopfhravenna.com/ or facebook @ Throop Funeral Home of Ravenna to sign the online guestbook. The Throop Funeral Home of Ravenna is in charge of funeral arrangements. 231-853-6511

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Jeff and family. So sorry to hear of your mother's death. I'm sure she will be missed greatly by all. It's been a VERY long time since I've talked to any of you, but just wanted to pass on my condolences.

Pat (Pigors) DeKock Jul 19 2013 9:43 AM

Dear Jeff, Sue and Family~ Sorry to hear of the passing of your loved one, please know she is in a much better place. Also she is back with your Dad. God be with you at this time and always. Wayne & Ruth Ann

Wayne & Ruth Ann Kober Jul 15 2013 11:09 PM

Jeff, sorry to hear the news of your mother's passing. I always enjoyed my visits with your mother and father when I came home. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

Tom Stuthard Jul 15 2013 1:44 AM

dear Jeff&Sue &family you got our deepest sympathy. will never forget Jeff your mom being Detriot pistons fans. loved your mom as first grade teacher also love &prayers Glenna&esther drummond

esther drummond Jul 14 2013 6:44 PM