Donald F. Edwards 01/06/2013

Donald F. EdwardsDONALD F. EDWARDS
Donald F. Edwards, 55 of Ogdensburg, died, January 6, 2013, at his home. Calling hours will be January 10, 2013, 2 – 5 PM,  the funeral service will follow, at the funeral home,  Reverend Father James Shurtleff officiating. Donald is survived by his wife Cheryl “Kayleen” Edwards, Ogdensburg, parents Donald and Nancy Jerue Edwards, Ogdensburg, daughters, Tricia and husband George Joanette, Ogdensburg, Emily Edwards and fiancé Joseph Montoya, Ogdensburg, a brother William and his wife Betty Edwards, Ogdensburg, sisters, Sandy and husband Bill Ford, Ogdensburg, Anna Moran of Ogdensburg, grandchildren, Aliyah Montoya, Paige Joanette, Cayden Joanette, Jaylin Joanette and his dog Olivia. Donald was born on August 8, 1957 in Ogdensburg. He graduated from Ogdensburg Free Academy in 1975 and then attended the Merchant Marine College in Piney Point, MD; he graduated as an able bodied seaman. He married Cheryl Mills on April 25, 1987 at St. Mary’s Cathedral. He was a sitter at Claxton Hepburn Medical Center and was a laborer for many construction companies. His grandchildren meant the world to him. Donald liked to go boating, cook, make people laugh, joke around, and would help anyone. Donations can be made to the SPCA in Ogdensburg.

32 Responses to Donald F. Edwards 01/06/2013

  • Sue Poor says:

    Tricia, George & Family,

    How sorry I am for your loss…You’ve had a rough few months…Just know you have people around you who care for you a great deal…..Your in my thoughts and my prayers..Take care & God Bless…

  • Larry Welt says:

    I remember Donny; he was always friendly and took the time to visit and made you feel good about your day.
    “It’s difficult when the good ones die young”… I wish his family all the best. Larry Welt formerly from

  • Rena Mee/ Jay Rolfe says:

    Tricia, George and family

    How much we feel your pain. We are here for yous. God bless you all.

  • Rena Mee/ Jay Rolfe says:

    Bill and Betty. We are so sorry to hear of your loss. Please let us know if there is anything we can do.

  • Rena Mee/ Jay Rolfe says:

    Kayleen, so sorry for the loss of your husband.

  • Rich Demo says:

    Trish and Family, We are very sorry that you all are suffering because of another death in your family. Lean on God , family and friends. Carry on with your children the way you guys know your Dads would want ya to. Peace.

  • tim durand says:

    so sorry to hear of donny’s passing thoughts are with the family

  • robin downey says:

    Iam so sorry for your loss

  • Lori Green says:

    Kayleen & family, I am so very sorry to hear of Don’s passing. What a great guy! My heart is heavy for all of you.

  • Wendy & Gary (Monk) Montroy says:

    Kayleen & Family,
    We are deeply saddened and just wanted to send our sympathy and prayers. We are remembering the fun we had and the memories will be with us always! Please let us know if we can do anything at all for you. So very sorry for your loss! Take care and God bless you all

  • nini taylor says:

    dear kayleen,some really great old memories…will keep you in my prayers. love nini

  • Rick and Sheila Premo says:

    Kayleen and Family..thoughts and prayers go out to you all at this difficult time…Donny was a great person always smiling..May God bless you alll..

  • Kathy & Don Moore says:

    Kayleen and girls so sorry for your loss our thoughts and prayer are with you all. Donnie was always so friendly, just remember the good times it will help. there is another angel looking down on you. So Sorry

  • Kelly Amo says:

    Kayleen and family,
    I am so sorry for your loss. You are all in my thoughts….

  • Fred & Nikki Carter says:

    Words cant express the grief & pain that you are going through…..know that you are all in our thoughts and prayers and we love you guys so much…..

  • mike hall says:

    Kayleen our thoughts are out to you and your family

  • Dee and Amos Brooks says:

    Tricia, George, and Family
    So sorry to here of your loss…so much pain in the last months just remember you have many people who love you and that are here for you. Many prayers and much love to all of you. Paige and Cayden keep your head up stay strong…brighter days ahead. Your in our thoughts. Love you guys <3

  • Mick and Maureen Fennessy says:

    Kayleen and Family, Our sincere condolences to all of you. So sorry to hear of your loss. Your in our thoughts and prayers. God Bless all of you. Sincerely Mick and Maureen Fennessy

  • Matt and Kristin Kennedy says:

    Tricia, George and family,
    We are so sorry to hear of your loss. You are in our thoughts and prayers at this difficult time.
    Matt and Kristin Kennedy

  • Connie LaComb says:

    Kayleen, Tricia, Emily and family,
    We are so sorry for your loss, you are all in our thoughts and prayers.
    Connie and Richard

  • Rick and Sue Pirie says:

    Trish and George : They say God only gives you what you can handle so you must be both very strong people. God bless and know our prayers are with you and your families.

  • carrie graveline says:

    Trisha, George and family I’m so sorry for your loss please always remember all the good times you had, this will always keep you happy and help to ease the pain. Letting go is never easy but it is not forever, you will be able to see them again someday. If you guys need anything at all please just give me a call 393-3173…

  • judy bromling says:

    so sorry for your loss kayleen he was a good person god bless you and your family you will be together again one day:)

  • Mary Rafferty says:

    Bill, Betty, Kayleen & Family,
    So sorry to hear of your loss of Donny. You are all in my thoughts and prayers at this most difficult time.

  • Melanie Jerome-Dafoe says:

    Kayleen, Tricia and Emily

    So very sorry to hear of your loss. Miss you all very much…You’ll all be in my thoughts and prayers. Think of the good times and continue to smile, that’s what Donnie would want. Love to all of you…Take care! GOD BLESS!

  • Pete Havens says:

    Kayleen and family, I am so sorry to hear about Donnie. If I can do anything for you please let me know. I am out of town so can’t make the services, but I will be there in spirit. Prayers and thoughts are with you.

  • Marilyn Silmser says:

    Kayleen and family I am so sorry to hear of the loss of your husband may the Good Lord watch over you I will keep you and your family in my prayers

  • Cathy Fisher Pritty says:

    Kayleen and family ,I just heard about Donnie ,I was shocked and saddened . I just wanted to tell you all how sorry I was to hear of your loss .You’ll be in all my thoughts and prayers .Take care !

  • Katherine cooke says:

    I am so sorry for your loss,prayers and thoughts,He will be so missed!!

  • Joe and Deb Montgomery says:

    Kayleen and family, We are so sorry for the loss of your husband, Don. He was a good man and loved you all dearly. Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you at this time of deep sorrow. May God bless you and give you strength to get through this grief. Thinking of you all.

  • Brenda Hill says:

    So Sorry for your loss Kayleen. You are in my thoughts a prayers. Brenda Hill

  • Shannon & Pete Perry says:

    Kayleen & Family – So sorry to hear of Donny’s passing, our thoughts & prays go out to you.

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