|Birth: ||Mar. 22, 1915|
|Death: ||Dec. 13, 1987|
Decatur Daily Democrat
Adams County, Indiana
Monday, Dec. 14, 1987
SARA J. EDWARDS
Sara Jane Edwards, 72, 312 S. First St. died at 2:02 a.m. Sunday in Decatur Community Care Center, where she had been a patient since April of 1986.
She had been in ill health the past several years and had made her home with her sister Kathryn Kauffman, since 1978. A graduate of Decatur High School, she retired in 1978 as a secretary for a wholesale distributor in St. Louis. She was a member of Wallace St. Presbyterian Church, Indianapolis, and Tri Kappa Sorority in Decatur.
Born in Decatur on March 22, 1915, she was the daughter of Walter C. and Catherine Simcoke-Kauffman, and was married to Ray W. Edwards on April 3, 1927; he died in January of 1978.
Survivors include one daughter, Mrs. Nancy Edwards-France, Grand Marais, Minn.; one sister, Kathryn Kauffman, Decatur; two grandsons, Jason Maybey of Arizona and Jonas Maybey of St. Paul, Minn.; two granddaughters, Kristi Maybey, Milwaukee, Wis., and Kara Maybey of Grand Marais, Minn.
Services will be held Wednesday at 10:30 a.m. at Zwick-Sefton & Jahn Funeral Home, Rev. Thomas Steensma officiating. Burial will be in Washington Park East Cemetery, Indianapolis. Friends may call at the funeral home from 7-9 p.m. Tuesdsay. Memorials are to the Alzheimer's Disease and Related Disorders Association.
Washington Park East Cemetery
Created by: Karin King
Record added: Apr 22, 2011
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