December 18, 1945-January 7, 2019
COLONA — Nancy K. Edwards, 73, of Colona, passed away unexpectedly on Monday, Jan. 7, 2019, at UnityPoint Health–Trinty Rock Island.
Services are 10:30 a.m. Tuesday in the Horizon Room at Trimble Funeral Home at Trimble Pointe, 701 12th Street, Moline. Burial is in Rock Island National Cemetery. Visitation is 4 to 7 p.m. Monday. Memorials may be made to the family.
The former Nancy Kay Bauersfeld was born Dec. 18, 1945, the daughter of John Sr. and Katherine Erwin Bauersfeld.
She graduated from Rock Island High School and married Lawrence Edwards in 1965 in Rock Island. She was an accountant in the defense finance services division on the Rock Island Arsenal for 30 years.
She enjoyed fishing, camping and cooking. She and her husband, Larry, loved traveling, especially to Key West, Georgia, Alaska and going on cruises. Above all else, family was the most important thing to Nancy, and she loved being together on holidays.
Nancy is survived by her beloved husband, Larry; two daughters, Cholette (Steve) Carroll, of Galva, and Cynthia (Christopher) Lancour, of Moline; four grandchildren, Amanda Carroll, Dylan (Reiha) Carroll, Talon Lancour and Paige (Adam) Dell; three great-grandchildren, Althea Coulter, Weston Lancour and Nolan Lancour; two brothers, John Jr. (Peggy) Bauersfeld, of Rock Island, and Edward (Ginny) Bauersfeld, of Moline; an uncle, Richard Bauersfeld, of Rock Island; several nieces and nephews; and her beloved dog, Sophie. She was preceded in death by her parents and a daughter in infancy, Teresa Ann Edwards.
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