Addie M. Stedman, 85, of Galva, died Monday, April 24, 2017, at Courtyard Estates, in Galva. Per her wishes, cremation rites have been accorded by Vandemore Funeral Home & Crematory, in Geneseo. A celebration of life will be announced at a later date. Private inurnment will be held at Evergreen Memorial Gardens at a later date. Memorials may be made to the American Diabetes Association, American Cancer Society or American Heart Association.

Addie M. Stedman, 85, of Galva, died Monday, April 24, 2017, at Courtyard Estates, in Galva. Per her wishes, cremation rites have been accorded by Vandemore Funeral Home & Crematory, in Geneseo. A celebration of life will be announced at a later date. Private inurnment will be held at Evergreen Memorial Gardens at a later date. Memorials may be made to the American Diabetes Association, American Cancer Society or American Heart Association.

Addie was born April 17, 1932, the daughter of William Isaac Smith and Maud Luella Dimmick-Smith, in Williamsfield, Ill. She was one of seven children and attended Williamsfield Schools. She married Roy Stedman on Oct. 8, 1965, in Galva. Addie was a real estate broker with Red Carpet Realty in Houston for many years. Upon retiring with her husband and moving back to Galva, she spent her time gardening, enjoying her flowers, baking, crocheting, and taking care of her husband, mother and son before their deaths. Addie spent winters in Florida enjoying time with her friend, Mildred Nelson, and many neighbors. She loved spending time with her 10 grandchildren.

She is survived by her children, Linda Tabb Grant, of Kewanee; David (Diane) Tabb, of Spring, Texas; Peggy (Steve) Jennings, of Galva; Richard (Traci) Otterstrom, of Galva; and Tim Stedman, of Galesburg; her 10 grandchildren, Angie, David Jr., Brandon, Aaron, Anna, Tristan, Nathaniel, Jeremy, Daniel and Rachael; eight great-grandchildren; her brother, Gene Smith, of Williamsfield; many nieces and nephews; and her loving cat, Peaches, who was her constant companion. She was preceded in death by her husband, Roy Stedman; son, James Otterstrom; and by her sisters and brothers.