ELYSIAN - Services for Eugene C. Edwards, 78, of Elysian will be 11 a.m. Thursday at All Saints Catholic Church, Madison Lake. Burial will be in Cedar Hill Cemetery, Elysian, with military honors.
Edwards died Sunday, Oct. 7, 2012, at Mayo Clinic Health System, Mankato. Visitation will be 5-8 p.m. Wednesday at Arnoldt-McRaith Funeral Home, Janesville, and one hour prior to services at the church.
Eugene Charles Edwards was born July 30, 1934, in Crow Lake, S.D., son of Eli and Ann (Petrosky) Edwards. He served in the U.S. Army Reserves.
Survivors include: wife, Leatrice; son, Michael Edwards of Rochester; daughters, Marjorie Edwards- Toepel of Richfield and Judy Moe of Lakeville; stepdaughters, Monica Trembley of Westerville, Ohio, Allison Landati of Granby, Conn., and Renae Hiller of Eugene, Ore.; stepson, Mike Matheson of Bella Vista, Ark.; seven grandchildren; one great-granddaughter; nine stepgrandchildren; 13 stepgreat-grandchildren; sisters, Darlene Johnson of Banning, Calif., and Donna Duffy of Mesa, Ariz.