Bernard J. "Butch" Edwards - 73

8/28/1944 - 7/24/2018

Oregon

 Bernard J. "Butch" Edwards, 73, of Oregon and formerly of Chicago died  suddenly Tuesday July 24, 2018 at KSB Hospital, Dixon. Born August 28, 1944 in Chicago, the son of Edward and Adeline (Casella)  Edwards. Married to Christine Pawlowski April 24, 2004 in Las Vegas. Butch was a graduate of Wells High School in Chicago and a US Marine Corps veteran. He moved to Oregon from Chicago in 2007 following his retirement from over 30 years of driving truck. Survived by his wife, Christine of Oregon; sons, Dean (Victoria) Edwards of Elgin and Bob Edwards of DeKalb; daughter, Karrie (Diego) Ramirez of Oregon; grandchildren: Taylor, Ainsley and Avery Edwards and Christine, Marie and Victoria Ramirez; brother, Eddie (Mickey) Edwards of Chicago; and sisters, Carol Kraus of Chicago and Phyllis (Dan) Koch of Manhattan, IL. Preceded in death by his parents. In keeping with Butch's wishes, cremation rites accorded and a private family memorial service will be held.

Memorial Service:

Private family memorial service to be held

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