Mary Elizabeth Silldorff Edwards, 90, died Jan. 21, 2013, at Rosewood Nursing Home in East Peoria, Ill.
Mary worked as a registered nurse for many years in Fairfield, and was a longtime resident of Fairfield and Vacaville. She was also active in the Community United Methodist Church and, later, the Fairfield Presbyterian Church.
Mary is survived by her daughters, Marilee Urban, of Elgin, Ore., and Janis Edwards of Tuscaloosa, Ala.; son-in-law, Ernest Urban; grandson, John J. Urban, of Rocklin; and many beloved nieces and nephew.
Mary was predeceased by her husband, Phillip Sheridan Edwards; a sister, Margaret Bavis; and a brother, Chester Silldorff.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Heifer Project.