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Arbor Day dedication at historical society

By Dean Shipley

May 7, 2014

Family members of the late Pat Van Horn celebrated Arbor Day 2014 with the donation of an Eastern redbud bush to the Madison County Historical Society in her memory. The late Mrs. Van Horn served as president and treasurer for many years as well as a volunteer on many projects. She died in 2012 at age 85. From left are: Anne Carter; Diane Byers; Ned DeCamp, Madison County Historical Society president; Dorothy Richmond, Madison County Historical Society director; Nancy Bailey, Pat’s daughter; Paul “Buck” Van Horn, son; and Beth Nixdorf, Pat’s granddaughter holding Katherine, Pat’s great-granddaughter.