Mary C. Bridgens, 93, of Washington, passed away at 12:59am Monday, August 7, 2017 at Heddington Oaks in Peoria.
She was born September 19, 1923 in Dana, IL to Bert and Mildred (Huxtable) Coyle. Mary married George S. O'Dea in 1943; she later married Robert E. Bridgens in 1980.
Surviving are three children, Patricia Fenoglia of Washington, Mick (Rosie) O'Dea of Princeville, Mary Kay (Brian) Thoennes of Normal and daughter-in-law, Pam Bartholomew of Marengo; ten grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; and one brother, Bill Coyle of Florida.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Bob Bridgens; son, Dan O'Dea; brother, Don Coyle; and son-in-law, Don Fenoglia.
Mary was a wonderful mother and grandmother and was completely devoted to her family. She will be greatly missed by all.
Cremation rites have been accorded by Deiters Funeral Home & Crematory in Washington. A private memorial service will be held at a later date. Inurnment will be at Dana Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer's Association.