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In Memory of

David R. Edwards

January 31, 1934 - November 24, 2016

Obituary


Edwards, David R., 82, of Hyannis, passed away peacefully after a brief illness on November 24, 2016 at Cape Cod Hospital. David was the devoted husband of 54 years to his late wife Diane (Witt) Edwards. Born in England, David moved to America in 1979. David was in the Royal Air Force for several years in England. David enjoyed his upholstery career for many years and later in life worked for Ace Hardware as a customer service representative where he made many wonderful friends.

He leaves behind his loving children: Dawn Hoare and her...

Edwards, David R., 82, of Hyannis, passed away peacefully after a brief illness on November 24, 2016 at Cape Cod Hospital. David was the devoted husband of 54 years to his late wife Diane (Witt) Edwards. Born in England, David moved to America in 1979. David was in the Royal Air Force for several years in England. David enjoyed his upholstery career for many years and later in life worked for Ace Hardware as a customer service representative where he made many wonderful friends.

He leaves behind his loving children: Dawn Hoare and her husband Derek, Patricia Maughan and her husband David, Sally Potter and her husband Robin, Nicola King and her partner Carl Van Knowe, Helen Flint and preceded in death by his son John Edwards. As well as beloved brothers and sisters in England, eleven grandchildren, ten great grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews.

A Celebration of Life will be held in David's honor at his residence on Saturday, December 3, 2016 from 3-7 PM.

In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory may be made to the American Heart Association, www.heart.org or to the American Diabetes Association, www.diabetes.org. For online condolences, please visit www.doanebealames.com.