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Humane Society of West Michigan
3077 Wilson Drive NW
Grand Rapids, MI 49534
Life Story / Obituary
Ilene Vaughn, aged 86 of Walker, MI, passed away at Sheldon Meadows Assisted Living on Sunday, January 28, 2018. She was preceded in death by her parents Ebert and Irene Bothamley, husband Harold Vaughn, granddaughter Alisa Vasquez, and dear friends and neighbors Jim and Bonnie Whitcomb. She is survived by her children, David (Cathy) Vaughn, Dale (Shellie) Vaughn, Kay (Scott) Yerrick, Tom (Mary) Vaughn, Mary (John) Alber; 10 grandchildren and 16 great grandchildren; many nieces, nephews and friends. Ilene was a loving and dedicated wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother. She will be deeply missed and lovingly remembered. Burial has taken place in Washington Park Memorial Gardens. A time of gathering for family and friends to celebrate Ilene’s life will be announced at a later date. Contributions in her memory may be made to West Michigan Animal Shelter. To read more about Ilene’s life, to sign her guest book and to leave your own memory of her, visit her web page at www.lifestorynet.com