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Edith I. Secrest

April 20, 1943 — February 26, 2024


 Edith I. Secrest, age 80, of Wilmington, passed away Monday February 26, 2024 at the Continental Manor in Blanchester, OH.  

 She was born April 20, 1943 in Wilmington, OH, daughter of the late Ernest Ray Hottinger and Cora Cornelia Morris Hottinger.

 Surviving are daughter, Beverly Jordan, son, Donald R Secrest, both of Wilmington, granddaughter, Rachel Dawn (Christopher) Duncan of Wilmington, OH, great-grandchildren, Braeden Duncan & Brooklyn Duncan, brothers, John, Paul, & Floyd Hottinger.

In addition to her parents, Edith was preceded in death by her husband, Donald Delano Secrest, sister, Emily Jenkins and a brother, Bill Hottinger.

 Services will be held at Fisher-Edgington Funeral Home, Friday, March 1, 2024 at 12:00 noon  with Pastor Mike McCormick officiating.  Interment will follow in the Sabina Cemetery.

 Friends will be received at Fisher-Edgington Funeral Home on Friday 11:00 a.m. until the time of services at noon.

 Contributions may be made to the Community Care Hospice PO Box 123 Wilmington, OH 45177.  To sign the online guest book, go to

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Friday, March 1, 2024

11:00am - 12:00 pm (Eastern time)

Edgington Funeral Home Wilmington

97 W Locust St, Wilmington, OH 45177

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