Obituary: Mary Cady, 83, Metamora

Staff Writer
Woodford Times

METAMORA — Mary E. Cady, 83, of Metamora died at 4:45 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2013, at Snyder Village.

Born on Sept. 20, 1929, in Peoria to Henry and Vesta (Van Matre) Kerker, she married Harold D. Cady on Nov. 11, 1950, in Peoria. He preceded her in death in 2000.

Also preceding her in death were two brothers and one grandchild.

Surviving are two daughters, Jane (Bill) O'Malley of Peoria and Susan (Ed) Schoenberg of Roscoe; one son, Dan (Gail) Cady of Bloomington; two sisters, Lois Kirkpatrick of Peoria and Phyllis (Chuck) Lester of Columbia; 10 grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.

She was a member of St. Bernard Catholic Church and its Mother's Club.

Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Friday at St. Bernard Catholic Church. The Rev. Paul Showalter will officiate. Visitation will be one hour prior to the mass at the church.

Cremation rites have been accorded. A private burial of cremains in Resurrection Mausoleum will be at a later date. Wright & Salmon Mortuary is in charge of arrangements.

Memorials may be made to the National Multiple Sclerosis Society.

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