Terry ‘Squeak’ R. Edwards
July 2, 1955 - April 26, 2008
Terry "Squeak" R. Edwards, 52, of Delafield, passed away Saturday April 26, 2008. He was born July 2, 1955 in Oconomowoc, the son of Richard and Nancy (nee Williams) Edwards.
He was a longtime employee at Stark Asphalt as an operating engineer. He had a passion for the outdoors and wildlife and was an avid sportsman. He was a member of Ducks Unlimited and many pool and softball leagues.
He will be sadly missed by his loving wife, Joanie (nee Schmidt), of Delafield; his devoted children, son Joshua (Melody) Edwards of Oconomowoc and daughter Jessica Edwards (Gabriel) Kollmansberger of Delafield; his beloved granddaughter, Isabella Edwards; mother, Nancy Edwards of Dousman; sisters, Susie (Scott) Petlewski of Delafield and Sandy (Dave) Christenson of Fox Point; father- and mother-in-law, Carl and Naomi Schmidt of Pewaukee; sister-in-law, Carolyn (John) Danek of Oconomowoc; brother-in-law, Greg Schmidt of Pewaukee; and his devoted hunting friends, Gary Tetzlaff and Tony Hettich. He is further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and many, many friends.
Terry was preceded in death by his father, Richard, and a brother-in-law, Steven Koy.
Funeral services will be held at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 30, at The Emmanuel United Church of Christ, 36821 Sunset Drive (Highway 18), Dousman, with the Rev. Nansi Hawkins officiating. Visitation will be held from 3 p.m. until the time of services Wednesday at the church.
Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to The American Cancer Society or a wildlife foundation.
Mealy’s Funeral home is assisting the family. For further information, please call 594-2442.