Leo Edwards

Edwards- Peacefully surrounded by his loving family at St. Joseph’s Hospice, Sarnia on Friday July 8, 2022. Leo Rayburn Edwards, age 94 years of Corunna. Loving husband of the late Mary Edwards (2014). Much loved father of Linda Alway (Jerry) of Thedford, Wanda Lalonde (Andre) of Sarnia, Pam Scott (George) and Leah MacLean (Troy) all of Corunna. Proud grandfather of Mike (Carla), Dana (Marcus), Tanya, David, Crystal, Greg, Steven (Amy), Stacey (Craig), Nicole (Dan), Adam, Joey, Chris (Katie), Kody (Danielle), Mckenna (Cole), Emma, Steffany (Jon) and great-grandfather of Kaleb (Sana), Mikayla (Josh), Keely, Avery, Ronnie, Hannah, Zeke, Dakota, Jordyn, Deven, Taylor, Mackenzie, Kendall, James, Jayden, Arianna, Blake Brittny, Braydon, Abigale, Natasha, Nevaeh, Nya, Destiny, Hunter, Serenity, Addisyn, Scarlett, Ava, Layla, Ben, Sophia, Kasey, Bennett and Finn. Leo is also survived by his sister, Marion Mayo of London. He was predeceased by; his son, Dave Edwards (2016); his son-in-law, Ted Alway (2017); his grandsons, Paul Always (1981) Jim South (2021) and by his brothers and sisters, Harry, Keith, Ron, Tom, Gertrude, Leona, Edith and Margaret. Leo was a long time member of the Royal Canadian Legion Branch #62 in Sarnia and later Branch #447 in Corunna. Friends will be received at the Knight Funeral Home, 588 St. Clair Parkway, Corunna on Friday August 19, 2022 from 4-6 p.m. where a memorial service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday August 20, 2022 with Elaine Walker officiating. A celebration of Leo’s life will follow immediately after the funeral at the Corunna Legion and all are welcome to attend. Cremation has taken place and a private family graveside service will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers sympathy may be expressed through memorial donations to St. Joseph’s Hospice, Sarnia or to the Corunna Legion Poppy Fund. Messages and condolences may be left online @ www.knightfuneralhome.ca Knight 519-862-2845

Visitation Information

Friday August 19, 2022 from 4-6 p.m.

Donations

St. Joseph's Hospice, Sarnia Corunna Legion Poppy Fund

Funeral Date

Saturday August 20, 2022 at 11:00 a.m. Celebration of Life to follow at Corunna Legion

9 thoughts on “Leo Edwards”

  1. Our thoughts and prayers are with Edwards Family at this difficult time. Thinking of you from Marilyn Sauve and Family

  2. Leo, “Lucky” Leo was an amazing gentleman. He will be missed by all who knew him. Our condolences to his family.

  3. Lee was a part of a huge extended family, and loved by so many.
    His absence with us will not go unnoticed, as he was cherished by all of us.
    Thoughts and prayers to the family from us. May he rest peacefully.

  4. Denise Durocher

    You were a great father in law to me Lee , in a sense you reminded me of my father ,maybe because you knew him we had a connection. You always were there for us and that I will never forgot .Rest in peace now, forever in my heart love Denise xo

  5. Meighan Horner-LeMay

    Such a gentleman, he made the best chili and always the whitest socks! Love to you all may he join Mary. God Bless, thinking of you all xo

  6. Linda (Mayo) Marr and Don

    Our condolences to the Edwards family. I have fond memories of Lee from my childhood on. Such a nice person with an infectious laugh.
    Hugs for Linda and Wanda

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