Constance Lapkin Edwards

Lapkin Edwards, Constance
May 20, 1941 - December 21,2012
Constance Lapkin Edwards passed away December 21, 2012 in Palm Desert, California. She is survived by her daughter Jackie, son Michael (Leticia), grandchildren Duncan and Marisa, stepdaughter Elizabeth Duffey (Gary), and stepson Michael Edwards. She is also survived by her brother William Leonard (Carol), many nieces, nephews, and cousins. Connie was born in Syracuse, New York, May 20, 1941 to William and Constance Leonard. She was predeceased by her parents, brother Richard, her first husband Jerry Lapkin, and Buck Edwards. Our mother was a passionate and generous woman who loved bridge, tennis, and the company of friends and family. Connie was a lady of class and style, and always fun to be around. She will truly be missed by all. A private memorial will be held by her family and friends.

Published in the Los Angeles Times on Jan. 3, 2013