Edith A. Dady, 81, of Streator passed away Sunday evening (December 27, 2020) in her home surrounded by family.
Following cremation, visitation will be held Saturday (July 24, 2021) from 10 AM until 12noon at the Winterrowd Funeral Home. Memorial services will be held at 12noon at the funeral home. A private family burial will be at the Long Point Cemetery.
Edith was born on March 5, 1939, in Streator to William and Reeva (Gourley) Decker. In 1960, she married Richard Camp who preceded her in death in August of 1969. She later married Donald Dady on February 25, 1972. He survives.
Also surviving are son, Matthew (Trisha Pozil-Camp) Camp of Valparaiso, IN and their sons; Ethan Camp, Tresten Pozil and Damian Frost; daughter, Mary Suzanne (Christopher) Eckerman of Madison, WI; sisters, Darlene Budde of Flanagan and Beverly Riegert of Bark River, MI.
She is preceded in death by her parents, 1st husband Richard and sister Mary Hasselbring.
Edith graduated from Woodland High School in 1957. She received her bachelor’s degree in 1960 and master’s degree in 1966 from Illinois State University. Edith retired from Streator High School in 2002 as a home economics teacher after 28 years. She was a life-long member of the Central Church of Christ.
Memorials may be made in her name to St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital, Cancer Division or the Shriners Children’s Hospital.