Mary Edens


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Posted Online: Dec. 27, 2012, 5:41 pm
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Services for Mary Edens, 92, Davenport, are 1 p.m. Saturday at Halligan-McCabe-DeVries, Davenport, with visitation 11 a.m. to services. Burial is at Holy Family Calvary Cemetery, Davenport.
She died Dec. 27, 2012, at Mercy Medical Center, Clinton.
She was born April 9, 1920. She married Oscar Rodriguez Sr. She married John Edens. He died in 1957.
Surviving are children, Lydia Josephson, Oscar and Charlie Rodriguez; 10 grandchildren, 13 great-grandchildren; a great-great-grandson; siblings, Victoria Conrad, Michael, Aguirre.












 



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