The Tribune Democrat, Johnstown, PA

Obituaries

November 23, 2012

Robert Shawn Edwards

NANTY GLO — EDWARDS – Robert Shawn, 37, Nanty Glo, went to heaven Nov. 21, 2012, due to a tragic accident at his home. Born May 30, 1975, in Johnstown. Preceded in death by paternal grandparents, Betty and Marshall Edwards; and maternal grandparents, John and Margaret Churilla. Survived by parents, Michael and Diane Edwards; brother, Michael (Angel) Edwards, nephew, William, and niece, Savanah; brother, Matthew Edwards, and niece, Samantha; brother, Daniel Edwards; and sister, Angela Edwards, and nephew, Alec; and his loyal companions, Ashley and M.J. Robert loved the outdoors, going to camp and metal detecting. He was an avid hunter, fisherman and Pittsburgh sports fan. He was an employee of Pepsi Bottling Group for more than 10 years. Robert left this life too soon, but to live in the hearts of others is not to die. A gathering of family and friends will be held from 10 a.m. until time of memorial service at 11 a.m. Monday at Askew-Houser Funeral Homes Inc., Nanty Glo, Deacon Thomas Buige, officiating. In lieu of flowers, donations in Rob’s memory may be made to the charity of your choice.

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