Sylvia J. (Jordan) Edwards, 73, of Norwalk, was called home Saturday, Dec. 20, 2008, in The Bellevue Hospital.
She was born Oct. 17, 1935, in Banner, Va., to Hobart and Eliza (McClellan) Jordan. She worked as a nurse’s home health aid for many years and at the former Good Samaritan Hospital in Sandusky.
She will be missed by her husband of 35 years, Richard Edwards of Norwalk; her loving children, Katherine (Junior) Buchanan of Lakeside, Kelley (Scott) Dukeshire of Oak Harbor, Peggy Buchanan and Becky Peterson, both of Norwalk, and Richard S. (Tina) Edwards of Medina; 19 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; sisters, Alberta Blevins of Lorain,Virginia Ridgeway of Sandusky, Nina (Chuck) Wilson of Sandusky, Blanche Dickson of Port Clinton, the Rev. Donald (Nancy) Jordan of Monroeville and Logan (Denise) Jordan of Sandusky; and many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her son, Roger Hall; daughter, Rhonda Edwards; brothers, Hobert, Elmer, Robert, Earl and Uleyess Jordan; and sisters, Carrie Jordan, Stella Jordan and Goldie Wooster.
Friends may call 5-8 p.m. today in Evans Funeral Home, 314 E. Main Street, Norwalk. A funeral service will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday in the funeral home; the Rev. Donald Jordan will officiate, and burial will follow at Sand Hill Cemetery in Castalia.
Memorial contributions may be sent to the family.
Condolences may be sent at norwalkfuneral.com.