Edna M. Andres, 89, a Deming resident, passed away Sunday October 14, 2012 at Mimbres Memorial Hospital.
The graveside funeral service will be Saturday afternoon, November 10, 2012 at 1 o'clock at Mountain View Cemetery.
Edna was born February 17, 1923 in Effie, Minnesota to Lucretia Andrews and Ollie P. Matthews. She served her country Honorably in the United States Army
Nurse Corps during World War II
and also served in the Philippines and the Army of Occupations in Japan.
She worked as a school nurse for over 30 years in the San Fernando Valley, California. Edna was a world traveler and was dearly loved by all her nieces and nephews.
Survivors include a brother, Donald E. Matthews of Albuquerque and a sister, Arlyse Jackson of Deming.
She was preceded in death by her parents and 2 sisters, Olive Kerr-Wieta and Muriel English.
Entrusted to the care of Baca's Funeral Chapels. - exclusive provider for "Veterans & Family Memorial Care."
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Baca's is located at 811 S. Gold Avenue, Deming, NM, 88030. Phone: (575)546-9671.