George Edwards

Cemetery Record Information

Full Name: George Edwards


Birth: August 11, 1915
Death: November 21, 1979
Age: 64



George M. Edwards, 64, of Second Street, Oakfield, employed by the Fond du Lac County Highway Department for 42 years until retiring in 1977 died Wednesday afternoon, Nov. 21, 1979, due to an apparent heart attack while driving near Valders.

He was born Aug. 11, 1915, at Oakfield, a son of the late Claude and Flora Morgan Edwards.  He married Ruth Malterer in 1947, and she died in 1963.  In 1974 he married Amy Wagner at Two Rivers.

Mr. Edwards was a member of St. James Catholic Church at Oakfield, Holy Name Society and Veterans of Foreign Wars having served in World War II.

His only immediate survivor is his wife.  A son preceded him in death.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at St. James Church, Oakfield.  The Rev. Richard Fechhelm will officiate and burial will follow in Calvary Cemetery in Fond du Lac.

Friends of Mr. Edwards may call from 5 to 9 p.m. today at Kohls Funeral Home, Oakfield.


The Reporter (Fond du Lac, Wisconsin)

23 Nov 1979, Friday,     Page 24