Madison-John C. Edwards, age 87, passed away on Thursday, March 21, 2013 at Trinity Sr. Homes in Madison. He was born on January 25, 1926 in Madison, WI, the son of Robert and Marie (Devereaux) Edwards. John was a veteran of WWII where he served in the Navy. John worked as a Regulator for the Department of Natural Resources. He was a member of the Madison Elks for many years. In his free time, John like to golf. He also enjoyed playing softball when he was younger.

John is survived by his wife, Dorothy (Williams) Edwards; and his children, Stephan Edwards and Richard Edwards.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Robert and Marie Edwards, his brother Richard Edwards, and his sister Roberta Edwards.

A funeral service will be held at 7pm on Tuesday, March 26, 2013, at JOYCE-RYAN FUNERAL HOME, 5701 Odana Rd, Madison. A visitation will be held at the funeral home on Tuesday from 5pm until the time of service. A private burial will be held at a later date.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Agrace HospiceCare, 5394 East Cheryl Pkwy, Fitchburg WI, 53711.

To view and sign this guestbook, please visit: www.ryanfuneralservice.com.