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“Though I did not know you really well, I know you raised a beautiful family and my prayers are with them at this time ”
1 of 11 | Posted by: barbara coates - frankfort, IL

“Barb was the best neighbor and friend. I remember meeting her in the hallway and she apologized for bouncing off the walls like a drunk due to a bad...Read More »
2 of 11 | Posted by: Lois McFadden - New Lenox, IL

“My sympathy goes out to the entire family. ”
3 of 11 | Posted by: Pat Finnerup - Frankfort, IL

“Dave - I am truly sorry to learn of Barb's passing - What a treasure she was to everyone who knew her - Paul Baltz ”
4 of 11 | Posted by: Paul Baltz

“Words are not adequate enough to meaure how profoundly Barbara would be remembered. Thanks for the opportunity for being part of her end of life care...Read More »
5 of 11 | Posted by: Sunday Adelakin - Tinley Park, IL

“Dave and cousins, so sorry to hear of your loss. No words from us can ease the pain - please know that we are with you in thought and prayer...Read More »
6 of 11 | Posted by: Roger & Dawn Kenneavy - Houston, TX

“Dave, My heart goes out to you in the loss of your wife. Please know that caring thoughts are with you as you grieve. Roberta ”
7 of 11 | Posted by: Roberta Rebb - Orland Park, IL

“Dave, you and your family are in my thoughts and in my prayers--always. Jan Looka ”
8 of 11 | Posted by: Jan Look - Frankfort, IL - friend

“Dave and dear family, My prayers are with you wishing you strength, comfort and healing during this difficult time. Your friend, Benita Kyros ”
9 of 11 | Posted by: Benita Kyros - Oak Brook, IL

“Dave and family--May her memory be eternal. ”
10 of 11 | Posted by: Jeanne Bern - Palos Heights, IL

“Dave, My deepest sympathy to your family and you upon Barb's passing. Don Watts ”
11 of 11 | Posted by: Don Watts - Estero, FL - friend


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BARBARA E. EDWARDS (NEE KENNEAVY)

Age 77, a resident of New Lenox, IL. passed away on Saturday, March 2nd, 2013 with her family at her side. Beloved wife of David Edwards; loving mother of: Kathleen Tinny, Mary (Richard) Peterson, Barbara Edwards, Darren Edwards, and Jennifer Drazan; cherished grandmother of: Riley, Kyle, Brendan, Caleen, Dustin, Erik, Renee, Kristin, Danielle, Joseph, Ashley, and Sean; dear sister-in-law of Phyllis Kenneavy. Also survived by numerous nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews. Barbara was preceded in death by her parents: Evelyn and Richard Kenneavy; one sister: Mary Marek; one brother: Richard Kenneavy; and her beloved son David R. Edwards. Barb was a member of St. Jude Church in New Lenox. Family will receive friends at St. Jude Church, 241 West 2nd Avenue, New Lenox, IL 60451 on Thursday, March 7, 2013 from 11:00 AM until time of Funeral Mass at 12:00 Noon. Interment private. In lieu of flowers, donations to the March of Dimes, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, or Mercy Home for Boys and Girls. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Kurtz Memorial Chapel, New Lenox.