Joan E. Edge
July 08, 2017
Joan E. Edge, 81, lifelong area resident, passed away on Saturday, July 8, 2017, at St. Luke’s Hospital. She was the wife of the late Peter Edge, Jr.
Joan was born in New Bedford and was a daughter of the late Myron and Ethel DeMoranville.
Joan dedicated her life to helping others and worked tirelessly for the Salvation Army for many years in the church and thrift shop. She was a member of the local 4H and enjoyed crafts, crochet, sewing, bingo and dancing. Trips to New Hampshire and Old Orchard Beach, ME with her family brought Joan great joy in life and she will be deeply missed.
She is survived by her daughter, Deborah Edge of New Bedford; sons, Myron and Robert Edge of New Bedford; sisters, Kathy Hawkins and her husband Peter of CT, and Gail Turner and her husband Richard of N. Brookfield; eight grandchildren; six great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.
She was the sister of the late William DeMoranville and Carolee Marston.
Her Memorial Service will be held on Sunday, July 16, 2017, at 3pm, in the Salvation Army Chapel, 619 Purchase St., New Bedford. Relatives and friends are invited to attend.
Burial will be private.
In lieu of flowers, donations in her name may be made to the Salvation Army, 619 Purchase St., New Bedford, MA 02740.