Peterson Funeral Chapel

‚Äč     Ellen V. Edwards, 84, of Aurora passed away Saturday, April 16, 2016 in the Aurora Nursing Center.

     She was born to Clarence and Winifred Schmidt Weathermon on April 4, 1932 in Kansas City, KS.  She was a farmer and a homemaker.

     Survivors include her husband of 66 years, Lee; 1 son, Paul Edwards and wife, Carolyn of Aurora; 2 daughters, Linda Schlak and husband Edmund of Des Moines, IA. and Virginia Reinhart of Great Bend, KS.; 1 sister, Helen McEntire of Republic, MO. and several grand, great-grand and great-great-grandchildren.

     She was preceded in death by her parents; 2 brothers, Clarence and William Weathermon and 1 sister, Clara Bell Murphy.

     Funeral services will be held Friday, April 22 at 2:00 p.m. in the Peterson Funeral Chapel.  Burial will be in Spring River Cemetery.

     Visitation will be held Friday from 1:00 p.m. until service time in the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Cancer Research or the St. Jude Children's Hospital in care of the funeral home.