ERIE – Martha E. Cady, 76, of Erie, died Thursday, July 11, 2013, at Clarissa C. Cook Hospice House in Bettendorf, Iowa. She worked for the Erie School District as a cook and a driver for special education, retiring in 2001.
Martha was born Oct. 25, 1936, in Bevier, Mo., to Gifford and Mable (Cross) Harrington. She married Thomas Cady on Oct. 6, 1961, in East Moline.
Survivors include her son, Rod (Tammy) Cady of Erie; two grandchildren; a brother, Charles (Linda) Harrington of Rapids City; a sister-in-law, Sue Cady of East Moline; a niece; and a nephew.
She was preceded in death by her parents; and her husband, Tom, in 2011.
Visitation will be from 4 to 7 p.m. Sunday at Gibson-Bode Funeral Home in Erie. The funeral will be at 10 a.m. Monday at the funeral home. Burial will be at Erie Cemetery.
A memorial has been established to Erie Ambulance.
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