PALM BEACH GARDENS, FLA.
Edith Harris Pope King
April 30, 1933 – June 13, 2012
Edith Harris Pope King of Palm Beach Gardens, Fla., passed away Wednesday, June 13, 2012, after a long illness. She was born April 30, 1933, to George and Mabel (Kilpatrick) Harris.
Edith graduated from Waukesha High School in 1951 and worked as a secretary at the former Moor Mud Baths and later as an accounting clerk for Johnson Hill.
She married Jim Pope of Waukesha in 1953 and they had three children: the late Patty and Peter (Sandra), and Jennifer, who survive her.
Edith divorced and moved to Florida, where she was the office manager of a large law firm. She later met and married Jerry King, who survives her.
Further survivors are three grandchildren, Ashley, Peter and Kristopher; two great-grandchildren; and eight brothers and sisters, George, Virginia, Jean, James, JoAnn, Bruce, Nan and Richard.
Private burial was held in Florida.