Ned Ginder

Ned Ginder

LAKE OF EGYPT – Ned Albert Ginder, 88, of Lake of Egypt passed away at his home on Thursday, Nov. 1, 2012, with his wife by his side.

A memorial service was held on Wednesday, Nov. 14, at 2 p.m. at Lake of Egypt Christian Church with Pastor Leroy Waggoner officiating.

Graveside services will be held Saturday, Nov. 17, at 1 p.m. at Grandview Memorial Garden in Champaign. Friends and family attending the graveside service are asked to meet at the cemetery.

Memorial donations are suggested to Lake of Egypt Christian Church. Envelopes will be available during the memorial service or may be sent c/o Blue Funeral Home, P.O. Box 411, Marion, IL 62959.

Ned was born in Filson on Monday, Jan. 28, 1924, to Cecil and Mary (Beanblossem) Ginder. He married Anna Mae Oster in Champaign on his birthday in 1979; she survives of Lake of Egypt.

Mr. Ginder is survived by his wife, Anna Mae; daughters, Sharon McGrath and Sondra Harris, both of Champaign; seven grandchildren; five great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Cecil and Mary; son, David Ginder; stepson, Wayne Cobb; brother, Harry Ginder; sister, Virginia Botcher; and brother-in-law, Sterling Botcher.

Mr. Ginder enjoyed fishing and carpentry. He formerly ran McHenry Oil Company. Ned was a loving husband, father, grandfather, brother, uncle and friend.

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