Patricia Johannsen Edlund

EDLUND , Patricia Johannsen On Sunday, September 23, 2012, Patricia J. Edlund, 80, resident of Towson, MD died peacefully at Gilchrist Hospice. She was born April 27, 1932 in Ithaca, NY to Robert A. and Mary Johannsen. She is survived by her daughter and son-in-law, Becky and Chazz Collette of Castleton, VT and her son Stephen W. Edlund of Pawtucket, RI. She graduated in 1949 from Northfield School and returned to Cornell University and received her Bachelor of Science in 1980. She was a member of the Church of Good Shepherd, Towson, MD, where she was the Registrar and served on the vestry for many years. Pat chaired the Maryland Episcopal Diocese Companion Committee and made several trips to the companion Diocese of Tokyo, Japan. In 2001, she received the Bishop's Award for Outstanding Service to the World.
A Service of Thanksgiving for the Life of Patricia Edlund will be held October 13, 2012 at 11 AM at the Church of Good Shepherd, Towson, MD, with a reception immediately following. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Church of Good Shepherd, 1401 Carrollton Avenue, Towson, MD 21204.

Published in Baltimore Sun on Oct. 7, 2012