November 1947 – August 2011
Maryellen Babb, 63, of Atwater, California, died unexpectedly on August 30, 2011 at Mercy Medical Center in Merced. She was born in San Jose, California to the late Charles Autra and Mary Luisa Martin. She lived in the Bay Area until 1969 when she moved to Honesdale, PA. She moved to Lake Don Pedro in 1988 and settled in Atwater 5 years ago. She was a member of the Ripon Senior Citizens Club and the Atwater-Winton Kiwanis Club.
She is survived by her husband Jim Edrington; four children Linda Izaguirre, Ellen Marie Kennedy, Katie Bulthuis, and Terri Larkin; brother James Autra; sisters Marlene McCord and Jean Ash. She also leaves behind 11 grandchildren, and 3 great grandchildren.
Funeral will be held Monday, September 5, 2011 at 10am at Allen Mortuary. Private burial at Turlock Memorial Park with her husband Ed Babb.