James E. Edwards
James Edwards
James E. Edwards

May 30, 1926 - December 5, 2018
Resided in Des Moines, Iowa
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James Ellis Edwards, Jr. died Wednesday, Dec. 5th at the age of 92, after a brief bout of pneumonia. A long-time resident of Des Moines, Jim founded his commercial printing business in 1966, and EDWARDS continues to be a proud member of the Des Moines business community today. A WWII veteran, an avid golfer, and a family man, Jim will be missed by Marge, his wife of 62 years, his children; James III, Tom, Emily, Andy (Deanne), and Mike (Stacey), his grandchildren James IV, Kelsey, Emma, Lauren, Bart Jr. "Dos", Jake, Brady, and Kiera, as well as his great-granddaughter Stella. Ein Prosit Papa!

A service will be held on Saturday, Dec. 22nd at 11 a.m. at Central Presbyterian Church in Des Moines. In lieu of flowers, the family would prefer anyone wishing to honor Jim's life make a donation to Kavanaugh House.


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Central Presbyterian Church
3829 Grand Avenue
Des Moines, IA US 50312
Saturday, December 22, 2018
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
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West Des Moines, IA US 50266