It is with deep sadness that we announce the passing of Mae (Mary) S. Byrd of the 412th Maintenance Group. Mary was a pillar of the Edwards AFB community and was loved by many. Please join her family for a viewing and celebration of the joy and strength of Mary Byrd, 2-4 p.m., March 26 at Hicks Mortuary, 8837 E. Palmdale Blvd., Palmdale, California, 93552. Cards and donations for flowers will be accepted. For more information, call 661-277-6515.