“I read of Bob's death in the recent Drew alumni magazine. It seems like only yesterday that I worked in Bob's congressional office in Washington, D.C. It was a wonderful experience. I still remember Bob calling my Beverage. He was a good man and will be solely missed.
“I miss you dearly Brother in law!!! See you in Heaven!! God Bless. 7/2/13
“Mrs Edgar and family, please accept my condolences and prayers on your sudden loss.
My mother was deeply involved in Delaware county politics in the 70s and 80s. As a young teenager at that time I was not moved by the candidates usually on the ballot. That however quickly changed when I had the opportunity to meet Mr. Edgar. He was gracious, very bright and could easily command a room. He also demonstrated great empathy for those around him and those who needed help. It was a...
“6-8-2013, MANY GREAT MEMORIES FOR MY FAMILY AND ME HAVING HAD THE PRIVILEGE OF KNOWING BOB, MERLE AND THEIR SONS! THEY TRULY WERE PEOPLE OF GOD AND MANKIND!!!
"SLAINTE GO COEL, FADA AGUT",
HEALTH AND LOVING MEMORIES ON EARTH AS WELL AS IN HEAVEN!
SLAN AGUT, PEACE TO ALL (GAELIC BLESSING)
MICHAEL F. O'FINN AND FAMILY
LANSDOWNE, PA. 19050-1311
“He was a complete friend.
“Merle and sons. You are lovingly remembered here in Claremont during the time Bob was President of the School of Theology. We were fortunate to have you and Bob singing in the choir most Sundays at Claremont United Methodist . We are keeping you in our hearts and prayers. Wilma and David Ogle, Jenny Ogle Teresi and many many others
“so sorry for your loss,God Almighty will help you in your time of sorrow.Happy are those who mourn,since they will be comforted."...5:4.....dc
“Dear Mrs. Edgar,
I was a youngster when Pastor Bob came to Falls Methodist Church in Philadelphia. I was so fortunate to have him as our minister when I was confirmed into the church. I will always remember the confirmation activities and learning experiences while at Falls Methodist. It was a pleasure to have known Pastor Bob. He will be missed. My condolences to you and your family.
ROBERT EDGAR Former U.S. Representative Of Burke, VA. Passed away suddenly at home on Tuesday, April 23, 2013, at the age of 69. Beloved husband of 48 years of Merle Deaver Edgar; father of Robert Edgar Jr. of Fort Payne, AL, T. David Edgar of Moon Township, PA, and Andrew...Read More