Merced Sun-Star, May 4, 2010

JANE B. EDWARDS

May 4, 1937 - April 22, 2010

Jane B. Edwards was born, May 4, 1937 in Camden, New Jersey. An Entrepreneur and Longtime resident of Atwater for over 35 years. She passed away at her residence

on April 22, 2010 at the age of 73.

A Memorial service will be held at 2:00 P.M., Friday, May 7, 2010 at Shepherd of the Valley Lutheran Church located at 1455 E. Yosemite Avenue in Merced. Arrangements under the direction of Ivers & Alcorn Funeral Home of Merced.

In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory may be sent to McSwain Elementary School Library, 785 N. Scott Rd., Merced, 95341; Playhouse Merced, 452 W. Main St., Merced, 95340 or the Jane Edwards Scholarship for the Arts or the Ag Scholarship in Memory of Charles L. Edwards, 1675 Komos Ct., Atwater, 95301.

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Merced Sun Star, May 5, 2010


Jane B. Edwards
May 4, 1937 April 22, 2010
Jane Baker Edwards was born May 4, 1937 in Camden, NJ. She passed away at her Atwater home on April 22, 2010. Jane was a person who loved life and enjoyed it to the fullest. With her cheerful personality and friendly laugh, she brought much joy to those who knew her. She will be deeply missed by her many cousins and friends, especially David and Holly Zacharias, her godson, Quintin Levesque and his parents Scot and Linda. Jane will also be missed by her pets whose companionship she treasured.
Jane worked for several years at Courtesy Oldsmobile/Cadillac in Merced. Most recently she co-owned the Atwater Treasure Trove antique shop. She was a member of the Soroptimist International of Atwater, the Red Hat Society, the Daughter's of the American Revolution and the Shepherd of the Valley Lutheran Church. Jane's other passions included volunteering at McSwain Elementary School Library and the Genealogy Society.
Jane was preceded in death by her husband, Charles L. Edwards, her mother, Rebecca Zieger Baker and father Dr. Maurice Baker.
A memorial service to celebrate her life will be held at 2:00 p.m., May 7, 2010 at Shepherd of the Valley Church, 1455 E. Yosemite Ave., Merced. In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory may be sent to McSwain Elementary School Library, 785 N. Scott Rd., Merced, 95341; Playhouse Merced, 452 W. Main St., Merced, 95340 or the Jane Edwards Scholarship for the Arts or the Ag Scholarship in Memory of Charles L. Edwards, 1675 Komos Ct., Atwater, 95301. 

 

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