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OBIT – Eleanor Dawn Herman Oost

MISSION – Eleanor ‘Ellie’ Dawn Herman Oost, 90, of Mission, passed away on Monday, Feb. 8, 2016, at Comfort House in McAllen.

Mrs. Oost was born in Grand Rapids, Mich., on July 4, 1925, to Joseph and Cordelia Herman. She married Robert C. Oost on June 28, 1947.

She is survived by her husband of 68 years, Robert; daughters, Linda VanderPloeg, Nancy Watson and Lois Breckon; and three grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

A private burial and service will be held at the Rio Grande Valley State Veterans Cemetery and a celebration of Ellie’s life will be held at a later date.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in her name to Comfort House, 617 W. Dallas Ave., McAllen, TX 78501.

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