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Edward “Francis” Gordon, 84, formerly of Highland, died Wednesday. He served in the Kansas Legislature for 14 years, both in the House and Senate.

The family provided some of the following information.

He and his wife Virginia Tilton, just celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary.  They had spent most of their married life at Highland.  In recent years, they made their home at Manhattan and later, Lansing.  She survives at the home in Lansing.  Other survivors include his daughter Gloria (Gene) Schneider of Leavenworth;

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