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Audrey L. Edwards

November 10, 1926 ~ November 19, 2019 (age 93)

Obituary

Audrey L. Edwards, 93, of Ford City, died Tuesday, November 19, 2019, in Kittanning Care Center.

She was born November 10, 1926, in Eddyville, PA, a daughter of the late David and Ethel (Shaffer) Blake.

Audrey married Joseph Edwards on August 23, 1947.  He passed away on June 1, 1997.

She was a member of Christ, Prince of Peace Parish, Ford City.  She lived most of her life in Corry, PA.  She worked at Corry Jamestown Coporation in Corry, PA, for over 39 years, retiring in 1991.  She enjoyed baking, making candy and nut rolls, and doing word search puzzles.

In addition to her parents and her husband, she was preceded in death by a sister, Thelma Glavis; a brother, Eugene Blake; a nephew, Luther Grinder; and a special niece, Beverly Worthy.

Audrey is survived by a niece, Louise (Ivan) Johnson; a nephew, Jeffrey Grinder; a nephew-in-law, Lawrence Worthy; and many great-nieces and nephews.

Family and friends will be welcomed on Friday from 9 a.m., until the time of a blessing service at 11 a.m., in the Welch Funeral Home, 1032 Fourth Ave., Ford City.  Father Alan Polczynski will officiate.  Interment will follow in St. Mark's Cemetery, Eddyville.  In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Christ, Prince of Peace Parish, 718 Fourth Ave., Ford City, PA 16226.  To send an online condolence, please visit www.welchfh.com.

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Services

Visitation
Friday
November 22, 2019

9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Welch Funeral Home
1032 4th Ave
Ford City, PA 16226

Blessing Service
Friday
November 22, 2019

11:00 AM
Welch Funeral Home
1032 4th Ave
Ford City, PA 16226

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