Mildred Pauline Riley Eadie, 93, of Russell, PA., died Tuesday evening, September 9, 2020 at Kinzua Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center, Warren, PA., after suffering an apparent stroke in August, 2020. She was born March 13, 1927 in Greenville, PA. She was the daughter of the late Jerry G and Elvira E. Fischer Riley. Mildred was a longtime Warren and Russell, PA., resident for most of her entire life. She graduated in Jamestown, N.Y. in 1945. She received nurses training from Jamestown General Hospital, Warren General Hospital, St. Joseph Hospital of South Bend, Indiana and also took correspondence classes from Chicago School of Nursing and Florence Nightingale School of Nursing. She had been a nurse’s assistant for over 60 years and loved every minute of it. She retired in 1991 from Kinzua Valley Healthcare after 12 ½ years employment and also did private duty home healthcare. She was of the Methodist faith. Her pride and joy were her sons and her grandchildren, whom she loved deeply. She enjoyed and loved her special pets, in her lifetime, Suzy, Hobe, Moose, Bear, Mercury and Grayson. She loved all animals and loved people, especially her special friends who were always there for her.
Mildred is survived by her sons, Rodney M. Eadie and wife, Sherri, Randy M. Eadie and wife, Kay, 2 Grandsons, Logan R. Eadie and Nathan J. Eadie, 1 Sister – Florence Reynolds all of Russell, PA., her Sister-in-law, Dorothy Robinault of Warren, PA., several nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Robert Murray Eadie whom she married December 19, 1959 at St. John Lutheran Church, Warren, PA., who died April 3, 1997, 4 Brothers – Lester E., Edward J., Harold Vernon, David R. Riley, 2 Sisters – Dorothy E. Riley Fasenmyer, Lillian V. Sorensen.
Friends may call at the Donald E. Lewis Funeral Home, Inc., 304 East Street, Warren, PA., on Friday, September 11, 2020 from 6 to 8 P.M. and on Saturday, September 12, 2020 at the Holy Redeemer R.C. Church, 11 Russell Street, Warren, PA., from 12:30 P.M to 1:30 P.M. when a funeral service will be conducted by Fr. Stephen Schreiber, Pastor, officiating. CDC Guidelines of masks and social distancing will be will be enforced. Interment will be in Oakland Cemetery, Warren, PA. Those wishing to place memorials may do so through Paws Along the River, 212 Elm Street, Warren, PA. 16365 or St. Jude Children Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105. E-mail condolences may be sent by visiting www.lewisfuneralhomeinc.com