Rita Edelman, widow of producer Louis F. Edelman who created such TV series as “Make Room for Daddy” and “Wyatt Earp,” died Nov. 3 at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in L.A. She was 90.

She was active in philanthropy and served as honorary lifetime president of Unitred Cerebral Palsy Assn. and was a top fund-raiser for the Motion Picture and Television Fund.

She is survived by two daughters, a sister and two nephews.

Family suggests donations in her name be made to United Cerebral Palsy, the Motion Picture and Television Fund or the Parkinson’s Institute.

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