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Gary Duane Edwards, Age: 77
Jan 05, 1943 - Jul 25, 2020

Gary Duane Edwards, age 77, of Lake Lotawana, MO, passed away at home on July 25, 2020. Gary was born in Clinton, MO, on January 5, 1943, to Marvin and Fern (Morolf) Edwards. 

He graduated from Paseo High School in 1961 and moved to Lake Lotawana in 1968. Gary was a Maintenance Crew Chief for TWA and American Airlines, retiring in 2008. Gary could fix anything and enjoyed working on all kinds of motors. He enjoyed working on cars, being outdoors and watching & feeding the birds. Gary loved animals and rescued everything from squirrels and racoons to dogs and cats.


He is survived by his wife of 32 years, Ruth; his children: Cheryl (William, Jr.) Schmidt, Susan (Mike) Termini, Kevin (Margo) Edwards, Terri Adame, Eric (Krishna) Weller, Rodger (Leann) Weller and Michelle (Rhyan) Reynolds; 19 grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren. 

Gary was preceded in death by his parents, brother Dale, and granddaughter, Kyleigh.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be directed to Midwest Animal ResQ


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R. Michael Stone Aug 02 ,2020

Cousin ,Charlotte ,North Carolina

I am so sorry to hear of Gary's passing, will be thinking and praying for his family. Please accept my condolences.