Steven D. Edwards Sr.


Steven D. Edwards Sr., 68, Shipshewana, died at 5:20 p.m. Sunday, June 30 at Parkview Regional Medical Center, Fort Wayne.
He was born Sept. 19, 1950, in Three Rivers, Michigan, to George Edwards and Bonieta (Drake) Maxson.
Surviving are a son, Steven (Heather) Edwards Jr., West Lafayette; three grandchildren; significant other, Linda Lotfi, Stroh; two sisters, Linda Toppings, West Virginia, Connie Little, Indiana; two brothers, Gary Edwards, Frank (Sharlene) Herington, both of Indiana; five stepchildren, Sherrie (Steve) Koenig, Kim (Larry) Garver, Tina (Ron) Drake, Margaret (Dennis) Tam, Angel Wells; and 19 step-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his father, George Edwards; two wives, Jeannie Edwards and Carolyn Edwards; sister, Marsha Maxson; stepson, Harry Wells.
Steven was a 20-year Army veteran, serving in the Vietnam War. He previously worked as a crane operator at Sturgis Iron and Metal and a driver for the Amish community.
Visitation will be from 2-4 p.m. Saturday, July 13, followed by a 4 p.m. funeral service at Miller-Stewart Funeral Home, 1003 S. Main St., Middlebury.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests a memorial donation be given to the American Cancer Society, to honor Stevens's long fight with lung and throat cancer.
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Published on July 9, 2019
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