Edith M. Messinger, 84, of Vermont Hill Road, Holland, a former registered nurse, died Friday (Dec. 24, 1999) at home after a long illness.
Born in Buffalo, she was married to Donald J. Messinger, who died in 1993.
Mrs. Messinger worked as a registered nurse at the former Deaconess Hospital in Buffalo until 1959, when she and her husband moved to Holland.
She was a member of Fernleaf in Holland; Chapter 611, Order of the Eastern Star, in Java Village; the Holland Historical Society; and Holland Methodist Church.
Surviving are three daughters, Carol Kelly of Pensacola, Fla., Donna Ruminski of Holland and Debbie Zientek of Freedom; a son, David G. of Randolph; and a brother, Harold Todd of Fallbrook, Calif.
A service will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday in Holland United Methodist Church, Partridge Road..