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Jennie Lee Herndon

August 3, 2019



AUBURN-Jennie Lee(Rice) Herndon , 100 passed away peacefully in Auburn, Saturday morning, August 3, 2019. 

 Born December 17, 1918 in Medina County, PA to Harry Avery and Mina Blanch(Payne)Rice


She graduated in 1937 from Union Springs Academy (she was their oldest living alumni) and went on to become a Registered Nurse living in Pasadena CA while working at Glendale Hospital. She returned to upstate NY when she was 75.


She loved her SDA Church with the singing, praying and reading the Bible. Jennie lee played the piano for years in Sabbath school and at home.


An avid Bird Watcher, Coin Collector, Gardener, maker of Quilts and Cookies with Everything-so so good! Her love of Classical Music especially Beethoven and Christian Hymns added much to her life.


She was always the Nurse-Helping Others and Making People Smile. You touched lives everyday with your Positive and Insightful Thoughts.

Jennie Lee you will be missed by all who knew you because you were our Special Angel!


Predeceased by her Beloved Husband Gobel. Brothers Harry and James, Sisters Ruth , Mary Belle , Lois and Anna Roberta

Arrangements are with White Chapel Funeral Home Inc., Auburn


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