Celestine Anette Edwards "Bonnie" age 80 of Michigan City, IN joined our Heavenly Father on Monday February 5, 2018. She was born June 30, 1937 in Gary, Indiana to the late Frank and Luella Johnson. Celestine graduated from Roosevelt High School, and soon after met Vince Edwards with whom she was married for 63 years. She was employed at The Department of Family and Children Services in Gary, Indiana beginning as a case worker and retiring as a supervisor after 17 years of employment. She is preceded in death by her parents; two sons Vincent Edwards Jr. and Charlton Edwards Jr.; six siblings, Frank "Cookie" Johnson, Shelton "Chee Chee" Johnson, Joyce "Lil Baby" Laws, Delores Teeny Smith, Willa "Wee Wee" Smith and William "Bill" Johnson. Celestine is survived by her husband Vince Edwards of Michigan City, IN sons Brian (Melissa) Edwards of Ft. Walton Beach, FL and Kendall Edwards of Michigan City, IN; brother Connie Johnson of Vallejo, CA; daughter-in-law Pamela Edwards of Gary, IN and a hostof other relatives and friends. Memorial Services Thursday February 15, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. at the Guy & Allen Chapel 2959 West 11th Avenue.
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Published in Post-Tribune on Feb. 14, 2018.