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Donald G. Edwards

Published On: Jul 30 2013 06:02:37 AM CDT

MADISON-Donald “Don” G. Edwards, age 91, of Madison, passed away on Wednesday, July 24, 2013.

He was born on July 10, 1922, in Madison, the son of Maurice and Gaea (Monson) Edwards.

Donald married Lois Huerth on Sept. 29, 1951, in Spooner. He graduated from Madison East High School, and attended Madison Business College for two years. Donald served in the U.S. Army Air Corps during World War II, then the U.S. Army Reserves from 1945 until 1982, retiring as Major. He worked for the I.R.S. for 20 years, then Madison Water Utility for 11 years, then retiring in 1977.

Donald is survived by his son, Mark (Jeanette) Edwards; daughter, Marlys (Larry) Robertson; grandchildren, Corey and Eric Edwards; brother, Robert (Charlotte) Edwards; three great-grandchildren; many nieces and nephews; and friends. He was preceded in death by his wife; and his parents.

Funeral services will be held GUNDERSON EAST FUNERAL HOME, 5203 Monona Drive, Madison, at 11 a.m. on Friday, Aug. 2, 2013, with the Pastor Bernt Tweit presiding. Burial will be at Roselawn Memorial Park following the service. Visitation will be held at the funeral home from 9 a.m. until the time of service on Friday.

Online condolences may be made at www.gundersonfh.com.

Gunderson East
Funeral & Cremation Care
5203 Monona Drive
(608) 221-5420

Visitation:
Visitation will be held at the funeral home from 9 a.m. until the time of service on Friday.

Service:
Funeral services will be held GUNDERSON EAST FUNERAL HOME, 5203 Monona Drive, Madison, at 11 a.m. on Friday, Aug. 2, 2013, with the Pastor Bernt Tweit presiding.

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