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William Wilmot Edwards

  • Birth 24 Jan 1904 Illinois, USA
  • Death 2 Feb 1971 Fairmont, Martin County, Minnesota, USA
  • Burial Armstrong, Emmet County, Iowa, USA
  • Memorial ID 53946046

Following is an obituary for William Wilmot Edwards that gives additional information for her memorial - Merllene Andre Bendixen


Wilmot Edwards Dies; Services Set Wednesday
Wilmot W. [William Wilmot] Edwards,67, Ceylon, Minn., died Sunday [February 2, 1971] morning as a result of cerebral hemorrhage at the Fairmont Community Hospital.

He was born Jan. 24, 1904, at Hopper Mills, Ill., to Mr. and Mrs. James Edwards. He attended schools at Hopper Mills, Ill., and also at Halfa.

He was married Dec. 16, 1933, to Harriet Gangestad at Sioux Falls, S.D. He farmed all of his life in the Halfa and Ceylon, Minn. area. He was a member of the United Methodist Church in Ceylon, Minn.

Mr. Edwards is survived by his wife, Harriet; two daughters, Mrs. Donald Sabin, Kenyon, Minn., and Mrs. Gordon Gudahl, Fairmont; one step-son, Ervin, of Minneapolis; two brothers, Vernon, Estherville, and Raymond of Armstrong, two sisters, Mrs. Donald White, Topeka, Kan., and Mrs. Joseph Durham, Hastings, Neb.; and 11 grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday at the United Methodist Church at Ceylon with the Rev. Lewis Miller officiating. Burial will be in the Armstrong Grove Cemetery, Armstrong.

Friends may call at the Goodell Funeral Home in Ceylon beginning at 10 a.m. Tuesday until noon on Wednesday, and at the church one hour prior to the service. Goodell Funeral Home of Ceylon is in charge of arrangements. (Estherville Daily News, Estherville, IA, February 15, 1971)

info courtesy of contributor Merllene


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  • Created by: Dale & Corinne Wise
  • Added: 21 Jun 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 53946046
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for William Wilmot Edwards (24 Jan 1904–2 Feb 1971), Find A Grave Memorial no. 53946046, citing Armstrong Grove Cemetery, Armstrong, Emmet County, Iowa, USA ; Maintained by Dale & Corinne Wise (contributor 47132213) .