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“So sorry for your loss. We did not know she had passed. Such a great lady. ”
1 of 8 | Posted by: Mary Wissler Edstrohm - MO

“Aunt Colleen will always be in my heart. May our family find strength and hope in these dark hours. Loved ones always go away too soon. ”
2 of 8 | Posted by: Alissa Eddington Suckiel - KS

“Love to you Rachel. so sorry for your loss. A mother's love is always missed. ”
3 of 8 | Posted by: Bob & Diana Suckiel - Kansas City, MO

“So sorry for the family's loss. Rest in peace sweet cousin. ”
4 of 8 | Posted by: Keith Lisk - N L R, AR - cousin

“Dear Rachel and family, I am so sorry for your loss. May you find peace . Barbara Welch ”
5 of 8 | Posted by: Barbara Welch - Mt Holly, NC

“Our Love and prayers to you dear cousin's as you find Peace with your loss. Colleen was an impact on all our lives and will be missed. ”
6 of 8 | Posted by: LESLIE- FRANK CARDINALE - EOLIA, MO

“My dear friend Colleen, Until we meet again, may God hold you in the palm of His hand. An chuid eile i siochain, daor cara. I love you, Joni ”
7 of 8 | Posted by: Joan Kolesarek - St. Louis, MO

“To the Baird and Eddington families,Colleen's gift to all of us was the friendship, laughter, and love that she brought to our group. Many happy...Read More ยป
8 of 8 | Posted by: Karen Dixon - Wright City, MO


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Colleen Marie Baird
( nee Eddington) was born on February 18th, 1954 in St. Louis, MO. She passed peacefully on Sunday July 20th, 2014 at age 60. Colleen is preceded in death by her father Aurelius J. Eddington and survived by her daughters Megan Marie Holm (Harashe) and Rachel Ann Marie Murphy (Baird); her mother Dolores Eddington (Walsh); her sisters Maureen Fantl (Eddington) and Eileen Eddington; her brother Michael Eddington; nieces and nephew; and her greatest joys, her grandchildren Jace John Holm and Juniper Ann Marie Murphy. Beloved mother to many and friend to all will be remembered on Saturday July 26th at Ambruster Chapel at 6633 Clayton Road (Clayton) from 10am until 2pm. In lieu of flowers, her daughters request a memorial contribution to be made in Colleen's name to the Society of Women Engineers 203 N La Salle Street, Suite 1675 Chicago, IL 60601 or to the Hospice of Southern Illinois ( Administrative Offices 305 S Illinois St. Belleville, IL 62220), Relais Bonne Eau in Edwardsville, IL.