Hildagard Elizabeth Redman

April 16, 1892 - June 7, 1976 (84 years old)

Anna, Illinois

Hildagard Elizabeth Redman Obituary

Here is Hildagard Elizabeth Redman’s obituary. Please accept Everhere’s sincere condolences.

Hildagard Elizabeth (Smith) Redman, daughter of the late Joseph and Louisa Hofmann (Schmitt) Smith, was born April 16, 1892 in Union County, Illinois and passed away Monday, June 7, 1976 at the Union County Nursing Home in Anna, Illinois at the age of 85 years. She was the youngest of eleven children in her family. She was born Hildagard Elizabeth Schmitt, a German name, but because the German's were not very popular during World War I, and World War II, the family changed their last name to Smith. She was the wife of 10 years to the late Clyde Wilbur Redman whom she married February 26, 1913. She was survived by her daughter Norma Jean Matt and sister Edith Smith, grand children Lawrence (Carol) Matt, Duane (Cletus) Matt, Gerald (Marilyn) Matt and Norma Louise (Robert) Garza and numerous great grand children .

Mrs. Redman worked as a registered nurse for three months short of 40 years at the Kankakee State Hospital in Kankakee Illinois, where she met her husband and later retired from.

Funeral services were conducted Friday, June 11, 1976 at 1:30 p.m. in the Chapel of Norris and Son Funeral Home with Rev. Albert F. Nyland officiating. Interment was the Jonesboro Cemetery in Jonesboro, Illinois.

Norris and Son Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.


Here are the tributes to Hildagard Elizabeth Redman who passed away in Anna, Illinois.

Sympathy messages

Would you like to offer Hildagard Elizabeth Redman’s loved ones a condolence message? Write your message of sympathy today.



Unfortunately, there are no events for Hildagard Elizabeth Redman at this time. If you know of an upcoming event for Hildagard Elizabeth Redman, please add one now.

Find answers to your questions