Joy E. Edgar, 77 of Portland, wife of the late John B. Edgar, passed away Wednesday, December 26, 2012 at Harrington Court in Colchester. She was the daughter of the late Fred and Helen (Haraden) Roberts.
Born on February 11, 1935 in Palm Beach, FL, she has been a Portland resident for over 50 years. She was a member of the Grandview Farms Barn Committee and the Jobs Pond Girls Beach Club.
She leaves her sons and daughters-in-law, John B. and Lee Ann Edgar of Colchester and Scott R. and Shelley Edgar of Lake Forest, CA, a daughter, Joanne Lambert Edgar and her spouse, Michelle Edgar Lambert of Andover, NH, a sister, Judy A. Roberts of Bar Harbor, ME, 4 grandchildren, John, Michael, Jack and Brady, several nieces and nephews and her cat, Molly.
Funeral services will be held Wednesday January 2, 2013 at 11AM at Portland Memorial Funeral Home, 231 Main St., Portland. Relatives and friends may call on Wednesday from 10AM until the service at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the CT. Humane Society 711 Russell Rd Newington, CT. 06111. or to CATALES, Inc., P.O. Box 901, Middletown, CT. 06457. To send an online expression of sympathy, please visit www.portlandmemorialfh.net