Mary 'Lynn' Aldridge
August 07, 2013, 8:00 am by Phil Schoch
Nov. 26, 1945 ~ Aug. 2, 2013
Mary Charlynn "Lynn” Aldridge, a real estate agent with Horseshoe Bay Realty, passed away on Aug. 5 at her home in Horseshoe Bay after a courageous battle with cancer. She was 67 years old.
Lynn was born on Nov. 26, 1945 in New Orleans to Dr. Norman Wilhoit Staker and Mary Lois (Songy) Staker.
Lynn grew up in Lamesa, Texas and graduated from Lamesa High School in 1963. She attended Texas Tech University and Marshall University in Huntington, W.V.
Lynn married Maxie Dean Aldridge of Lamesa in 1971 and moved to Sierra Vista, Ariz. The family moved to Seminole, Texas in 1975, then Horseshoe Bay in 1988, where she lived for 25 years.
Lynn was a real estate agent for more than 20 years and loved Horseshoe Bay and the Hill Country. She was a very loving and proud mother and grandmother who enjoyed gardening and spending time with family. Lynn enjoyed her friends and had a great sense of humor. She was also very patriotic and enjoyed volunteering at elementary schools to teach U.S. flag etiquette during national holidays.
She is survived by her three sons, William Grant Aldridge and wife, Toni, of San Diego; Col. Jeffrey Norman Aldridge and wife Sarah of San Antonio; and Jay Dean Aldridge and wife, Kelly of Marble Falls. She is also survived by her five grandchildren Brendan, Bailie, Bre, Ava and Aidan along with her brother, Samuel Zane Staker of Austin.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Dr. Norman Wilhoit Staker and Mary Lois (Songy) Staker.
A celebration of life memorial service will be held Thursday, Aug. 8 at 10 a.m. at The Church at Horseshoe Bay. Visitation will be on Wednesday, Aug. 7 between 5-7 p.m. at Clements-Wilcox Funeral Home in Marble Falls.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorials be directed to the American Cancer Society, Hill Country Memorial Hospice of Fredericksburg or Faith Academy of Marble Falls.
Condolences may be offered at www.clementswilcoxfuneralhome.com
Arrangements are under the direction of Clements-Wilcox Funeral Home of Marble Falls.
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