John Patrick Edwards, 38, of Spring Grove, Pa., died unexpectedly Saturday, March 1, 2014, at home.
Born Aug. 16, 1975, in Havre de Grace, he was the son of Richard and Mary McGiguan Edwards. He was the husband of Jessica Lynn Carter Edwards, his wife of almost 6.5 years.
He graduated from Bel Air High School and went on to work at APG in the development of GPS in its infancy, and in the installation and testing of fiber optics. He also worked in the family-owned towing and charitable vehicle donation programs; and lastly, was employed by Snavely Forest Products in Westminster.
He enjoyed all water sport activities, off-road four wheeling, camping, family vacation trips, cook-outs with crabs and home landscaping and improvement projects, non-stop.
He enjoyed time with his pets, Bullseye and Dodger. He was family oriented, outgoing and known to be positive about life.
Surviving, in addition to his parents and wife, are children Samantha McCarter, of Harford County, and Jordan, Brandon and Ryan Sell, of Spring Grove, Pa.; a brother, Richard Edwards Jr., of Hartford County; a niece, Breanna; and many aunts, uncles and cousins.
The family will receive friends from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at Myers-Durboraw Funeral Home, 91 Willis St., Westminster; and from 1 p.m. until the time of service, 2 p.m. Saturday at Crosswind Church, 640 Lucabaugh Mill Road, Westminster, with the Rev. David Sulcer officiating. Interment will follow in the Meadow Branch Cemetery in Westminster.
Memorial contributions may be sent to the family to assist them with final expenses.
Arrangements are by Myers-Durboraw Funeral Home in Westminster.
Online condolences may be offered at www.myersdurborawfh.com
Sign this guest book online at www.carrollcountytimes.com