Clipped From Freeport Journal-Standard
Mrs. Oliver Edwards GALENA — Mrs. Oliver Edwards Edwards of Galena died this morning morning in a Galena hospital following following a short illness. She was a member of Galena Lutheran Church, VFW and American Legion auxiliaries in Galena. Funeral service will be Saturday Saturday at 2 p.m. in Furlong Funeral Chapel. Rev. Robert Richardson, Richardson, pastor of St. Matthew's Lutheran Church, will officiate. Burial will be in Greenwood Cemetery. The former Sophia Zahrndt was born June 16, 1894, in Guilford Guilford Township, daughter of William William and Sophia Zahrndt. She married Oliver Edwards in Galena, Galena, Aug. 16, 1924. He survives, as do a stepdaughter, stepdaughter, Mrs. Roy (Eunice) Mose of Potosi, Wis.; a step-son, Sharon of Rockford; one sister, Mrs. Ann West of Hazel Green, Wis.; and five step-children. Friends .may call after noon Friday in the funeral chapel, where the members of Galena VFW and American Legion auxiliaries will meet at 8 p.m. Friday.