Babette DeMoe Edinger
April 29, 1922 - January 14, 2012
BIG SUR -- Babette DeMoe Edinger died early in the morning, January 14, 2012. She was born April 28, 1922 in Alameda, CA.
Babette learned to fly on a golf course in Evanston, IL as a teen. While serving as a WASP during World War II, she met and later married James Edinger, her husband of 65 years.
An accomplished photographer, her photographs of the "green flash" were displayed in the National Center for Atmospheric Research.
Her finest efforts were devoted to sons,k James Jr. and Jon.
In addition to her devoted husband she leaves behind brother, Jeff and sisters, Nandy and Ellen as well as three generations of nieces and nephews.
She dearly loved and was loved by her neighboring families on the ridge. She was an inquisitive, independent, intelligent, gentle soul who gathered a large group of friends from near and far. She brightened many lives and will be missed and remembered by all who knew her.