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1946 Mary Ida and Luther moved to New York City. she traveled all over sharing her message of love, prevailing faith and She has traveled extensively overseas to Paris, London, South By using the site, you consent to these cookies. Year should not be greater than current year. We have 2 volunteers within ten miles of your requested photo location. Oops, we were unable to send the email. Please check your email and click on the link to activate your account. We and our partners use cookies on this site to improve our service, perform analytics, personalize advertising, measure advertising performance, and remember website preferences. For Edits select Suggest Edits on the memorial page. Try again. An email has been sent to the person who requested the photo informing them that you have fulfilled their request. Are you sure that you want to delete this photo? Are you sure that you want to remove this flower? The email does not appear to be a valid email address. To suggest a change to a cemetery page, visit the Cemetery Corrections forum. Evangelist Vandross traveled all over the world sharing her message of faith, love and speaking out on the health dangers of diabetes and stroke. Also an additional volunteer within fifty miles. Please reset your password. Our heartfelt condolences go out the relatives of the Vandross family.

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Oops, something didn't work. She was 85 and the last surviving member of her immediate Vandross family when she died. GREAT NEWS! She attended high school in Cheraw but spent most of her young life in Marion, South Carolina. wonderful family reunion up above. Mary Ida Vandross, Fighting Diabetes Nearly one year ago, R&B crooner Luther Vandross suffered a massive, debilitating stroke doctors say was brought on by his diabetes. Your password must be at least 8 characters, Please check the I'm not a robot checkbox, If you want to be a Photo Volunteer you must enter a ZIP Code or select your location on the map. Also an additional 2 volunteers within fifty miles. Enter a valid email address and a feedback message. Thanks for using Find a Grave, if you have any feedback we would love to hear from you. “I miss him tremendously as he was the last of my four children to pass away,” she told Access Hollywood. Mary Ida Vandross, mother of the late superstar Luther Vandross, passed away after being in a coma for more than a month. As a result of her health awareness campaigns, she was named the 2007 American Stroke Association Power Award National Honoree, and she was recognized by the New York Theological Seminary as one of their "urban angels". All photos appear on this tab and here you can update the sort order of photos on memorials you manage. For help using the website visit our help page or contact support@findagrave.com. death of her husband and all four of her children and only grandson, Mary Ida Vandross told Tim.A mother?s ultimate heartbreak is burying a child. Becoming a Find a Grave member is fast, easy and FREE. We have set your language to that she was baptized in the Jordan River and she was able to visit the

25925007, citing George Washington Memorial Park, Paramus, Bergen County, New Jersey, USA ; Maintained by Legacy (contributor 46971891) . Oops, some error occurred while uploading your photo(s). She spoke about this shortly after Luther’s death in 2005 and just three years later in 2008, Ms. Ida had about all that she could take in this life and she too, took her last breathe.

Verify and try again. She always liked nice clothes and shoes so she saved her money and bought her own school clothes. Resend Activation Email. children were musically inclined. She traveled to You can still file a request but no one will be notified. Thank you for fulfilling this photo request. Are you sure that you want to report this flower to administrators as offensive or abusive? Try again later. For memorials with more than one photo, additional photos will appear here or on the photos tab. This memorial has been copied to your clipboard. We have a volunteer within fifty miles of your requested photo location. She married her childhood sweetheart, Luther Vandross Sr., at the age of 17, and moved to New York in 1946. Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Connecticut and Rhode Island sharing God’s She worked as a mother’s helper. Two of their children This material may not be republished, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed. Failed to remove flower. Philip Cooper Selected for Appalachian Leadership Institute, Public Invited to Downtown Master Plan Meetings, KEOWEE Chamber Music Celebrates 8th Annual Festival, Vance Monument Task Force Virtual Meetings, A Community Conversation on the Outcome of the Elections, Hickory Construction Company, is Soliciting Bids – Olin, NC, Hickory Construction Company is Soliciting Bids – Shelby, NC, Hickory Construction Company is Soliciting Bids – Statesville, NC.

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