Audrey L. Ridenour, 91, Wabash, died at 3:53 a.m., Tuesday, May 24, 2016 at Parkview Wabash Hospital. She was born Sept. 30, 1924 in Wabash, to Hugh and Clara (Dawson) Tate.
Audrey was a Wabash High School graduate. She married Gordon Ridenour at the St. Matthews United Church of Christ in Wabash on Sept. 3, 1960. She retired from Honeywell/Markhon in Wabash in 1993 after 50 years. She was a member of St. Matthews United Church of Christ and the Wabash American Legion Auxiliary, She enjoyed flower gardening, crocheting, reading, and her cat “Girl.”
She is survived by her husband: Gordon Ridenour; and her niece: Patty Hobbs, both of Wabash; two great nieces; and one great nephew.
She was preceded in death by her parents and her sister: Mary Ostendorf.
As per Audrey’s request there will be no services. Burial will be in Friends Cemetery in Wabash. Arrangements by Grandstaff-Hentgen Funeral Service, Wabash.
Preferred memorial is Gordon and Audrey Ridenour First Responders Endowment c/o the Community Foundation of Wabash County, 218 E. Main Street, North Manchester, IN 46962.