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Kathleen "Boppy" Edwards, age 76, of Conneaut, died unexpectedly Tuesday, April 4, 2017, at her residence.
Kathleen was born on Dec. 29, 1940, in Cleveland, the daughter of Raymond and Rosalie (White) Phillips. After receiving her GED, she attained her Associates Degree in Business from The Utica School of Commerce.
She worked at St. Frances Cabrini Church Rectory as a bookkeeper, Tony's Golden Anchor as a cook/prep, the former City News and most recently she retired from Precise Plastics as a bookkeeper and accountant.
Kathleen was a member of The Federated Church in East Springfield. She enjoyed sewing, quilting, cooking, word games and reading the Bible. She loved spending time with friends, family and especially her grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents; and two sisters, Gayle Campbell and Carrol Toland.
Kathleen is survived by her daughters, Summer Cochran of Conneaut, Amber Summers of Conneaut, and Gina Zonnevylle of N.Y.; a son Blake (Amy) Edwards of Warren; two brothers, Michael Lahowe of Cleveland, and Michael (Bonnie) Phillips of Columbus; three sisters, Laurie (Doyle) McCormick of Ore., Melanie Bidwell of Pa., and Patty Stites; 11 grandchildren, Ansley, Kyle, Skye, Rayne, T.J., Zack, Derek, Aschlee, Tristan, Nikki and Charlie; and three great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be held on Tuesday, April 11, 2017, from 6 to 8 p.m. at the RAISIAN FAMILY FUNERAL HOME, 581 Harbor St., Conneaut.
A Memorial service will be held Tuesday evening, following visitation, at 8 p.m., at the Funeral Home, officiated by Pastor Ed Huntley of The Federated Church.
Memorial contributions may be made to the family. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home.
Condolences at www.raisianfuneralhome.com
Published on April 7, 2017
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