The Clinton Herald, Clinton, Iowa

July 12, 2013

Martha E. Cady

The Clinton Herald

---- — Martha E. Cady

Oct. 25, 1936 - July 11, 2013

ERIE, Ill. — Martha E. Cady, 76, of Erie, Ill., died Thursday, July 11, 2013 at the Clarissa C. Cook Hospice House in Bettendorf. Services will be held at 10:00 a.m. Monday, July 15, 2013 at Gibson – Bode Funeral Home, Erie. Visitation will be from 4-7 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home. Burial will be in the Erie Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the Erie Ambulance.

Martha was born October 25, 1936 in Bevier, Missouri to Gifford and Mable (Cross) Harrington. She married Thomas Cady on October 6, 1961 in East Moline. Martha worked for the Erie School District as a cook and as a driver for Special Ed, retiring in 2001. She enjoyed her pets and she loved doing crafts – cutting, painting, drawing, sewing to name a few. In recent years Martha volunteered at Kings Closet in Erie.

She is survived by her son and daughter-in-law, Rod and Tammy Cady, Erie; 2 grandchildren, Sam and Becca Cady; a brother, Charles (Linda) Harrington; Rapids City, IL; sister-in-law, Sue Cady, East Moline; niece, Missi (Jeff) Lambert, Erie, and nephew, Chuck (Theresa) Lambert, Alabama. She was preceded in death by her parents and husband Tom in 2011. Share a memory or condolence at

Death date: July 11, 2013