PRICE - Our beloved husband, father, son, grandfather, and great-grandfather, Lamar Carlyle Edwards, passed away peacefully at his home on Jan. 7, 2011 at the age of 92.
Lamar was born on Oct. 6, 1918 to Carlyle and Ila Edwards in Sterling. He married the love of his life, Wardella Laverne Ward on Feb. 14, 1947.
Lamar served proudly in the U.S. Navy during World War II. He served in various occupations throughout his life. He retired from Horse Canyon coal mine as an electrician and later from CEU as the Maintenance Supervisor. He enjoyed a very healthy active life doing any and all outdoor activities with family and friends.
Lamar is survived by his wife, Wardella; his two sons: Larry (Pat) Edwards, and Allen Edwards; his five grandchildren: Steve Edwards, Scott (Lori) Edwards, Kevin (Janalyn) Edwards, Mindy (Brett) Ashmen, and Jill (Jeremy) Ison; his 12 great-grandchildren: Kristalyn, Brittany, Tyler, Kindra, Derek, T.J., Katrina, Colby, Jeremiah, Jacob, Madison, and Allena.
He is preceded in death by his parents; four brothers: Wayne, Keith, Leon, and Rodney; and his daughter-in-law, Ricki.
Friends and family may gather on Wednesday, Jan. 12, 2011 at Fausett Mortuary (680 E. 100 S. - Price) for a viewing from 1 - 2:00 p.m. with a celebration of Lamar's life at 2:30 p.m. Interment will be in the Price City Cemetery with military honors by the American Legion. Services are in the care of Fausett Mortuary. Friends and family may sign the guest book and share memories of Lamar at www.fausettmortuary.com.