Adriane Christa (Peer) Edwards(1973 - 2013)

GASTONIA - Adriane Christa Peer Edwards died unexpectedly Jan. 29, 2013, at home.

She is survived by her husband, Derek; and children, Katrina and Dennis; mother, Pamela Peer; brother, Brian (Brandy) Peer; and their children McKenna and Devin; and many, many friends. She was predeceased by her father, Bruce Peer.

Adriane was born Oct. 11, 1973, in Elmira, N.Y. She graduated from Horseheads High School and attended Tompkins Cortland Community College. She was the office manager at State Farm Insurance Co., in Gastonia.

Adriane enjoyed cooking, gardening, her dogs and spending time at the lake with her family and friends, and laughing with unreserved abandon. She was a loving wife, mother, daughter, sister and friend, and will be greatly missed.

A memorial service will be 10 a.m. Monday, Feb. 4, 2013, in the Founders Chapel of Mclean Funeral Directors of Gastonia with the Rev. David Hobson officiating.

The family will receive friends at McLean Funeral Directors of Gastonia immediately after the service.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made payable to N.C. 529 Plan and mailed to: Pamela Peer, 3896 Rivendell Road, Denver, NC 28037 to assist Adriane's children with their college educations.

Condolences may be sent on line to

McLean Funeral Directors of Gastonia is serving the Edwards family.

Funeral Home

McLean Funeral Directors
700 South New Hope Road Gastonia, NC 28054
(704) 865-3451

Published in Gaston Gazette from Feb. 2 to Feb. 4, 2013