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Julia M. Vaughn

June 23, 1923 - July 3, 2018

Julia M. Vaughn, age 95, of Hillsdale, Went to be with her Lord on Tuesday, July 3, 2018, at home under the care of Hospice of Hillsdale County. She was born June 23, 1923 in Hillsdale to Rivington "LeRoy" & Maude Abadel (Miller) Schmitt.

Julia was an active member of the Hillsdale Free Methodist Church , a 4-H Club Leader for "Tomorrow's Citizens", for many years and the "Ball Extension Group" and the "Up-To-Date- Mothers". Her hobbies included watching her flowers bloom and mowing her yard with her John Deere tractor.

She is survived by her children, Wendall (Ellen) of Hillsdale, Ronald (Elaine) of Ridge, Maryland, Linda (Richard) Kline of Albion and Gregory (LeAnn) of North Adams; 14 grandchildren, 15 great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.

Julia was preceded in death by her husband, Wendall "Red" in 2004, at which time they had been married for 63 years, parents and four brothers, Fred (Doris), Franklin (Fern), Glen (Audrey) and Olen (Jeanette) Schmitt.

A life celebration for Julia Vaughn will be Saturday, July 7, 2018, at 11:00 AM, at the Hillsdale Free Methodist Church with Pastor Keith Porter officiating. Interment will follow at Oak Grove Cemetery in Hillsdale. The family will receive friends for visitation Friday, from 5-8 PM, at the VanHorn-Eagle Funeral Home in Hillsdale.

Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorial contributions to the Hillsdale Free Methodist Church, 150 Union St., Hillsdale, MI or Hospice of Hillsdale County, 124 S. Howell St., Hillsdale, Mi.



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