Patricia H. Edwards, nee Rodgers, 92, born April 17, 1922, in Youngstown, Ohio, died May 19, 2014, in her apartment at the Shrine of Our Lady of the Snows, Belleville, Ill., where she had lived for the past 13 years.
Patricia graduated from Ursuline High School in Youngstown, Ohio, and attended Youngstown State University. She was a secretary for many years, retiring from Ohio Edison Co.
She was preceded in death by her husband, John G. Edwards, in 1972; a son, Mark P. Edwards, in 2011; her parents, Paul V. and Matilda D., nee Morrison, Rodgers; her sister, Mary Frances O'Neill; and her brother, Paul V. Rodgers Jr.
Surviving are her son, Greg Edwards, daughter-in-law, Deborah K. Edwards, and grandsons, John P. Edwards and Samuel G. Edwards, all of Belleville, Ill.; and her daughter-in-law, Margaret F. Edwards, grandson, Paul G. Edwards, and granddaughter, Kathleen M. Edwards, all of Haverford, Pa.
In lieu of flowers, please say a prayer for anyone you think might need one. Condolences may be expressed to the family online at www.rennerfh.com.
Visitation: The family will receive friends from 10:30 to 11:15 a.m. Tuesday, May 27, 2014, at the Shrine of Our Lady of the Snows Apartment Community Chapel, Belleville, Ill.
Funeral: A Funeral Mass will be held at 11:15 a.m. Tuesday, May 27, 2014, at the Shrine Apartment Community Chapel.
GEORGE RENNER & SONS FUNERAL HOME, Belleville, Ill.
George Renner & Sons Funeral Home
120 North Illinois Street Belleville, IL 62220
Published in Belleville News-Democrat on May 24, 2014