1948 – 2011
Putnam – Walter H. Edwards, 63, passed from this earth into the loving arms of God, Saturday, August 20, 2011…peacefully. He was the husband of holly edwards. Although together over 9 years, they were married May 21, 2011.
Besides his wife, he is survived by his parents, Francis Howard Edwards and Pauline Edwards; his daughter, Heidi Edwards-Brodack; his brothers, Wayne Edwards and his fiancé Denise, and Dennis Edwards; his sister Sherry Engh and her husband Peter; and his granddaughter Jordan LePage. He was predeceased by his brother, Dale Edwards.
Mr. Edwards was stationed in Germany as a medic with the Army during the Vietnam War. He worked as a self-employed landscaper and was a fan of NASCAR, and of the Boston Red Sox. He enjoyed his days spent with holly in Plymouth, MA.
A memorial gathering of family and friends will be held in the East Woodstock Congregational Church, 220 Woodstock Road, East Woodstock, CT 06244 on Saturday, September 10, 2011 at 11:00am in respect of the good man he was and a time for personal remembrances, and offerings of prayer. Memorial contributions may be made to holly edwards, P.O. Box 182, Putnam, CT 06260. For guestbook visit www.GilmanAndValade.com