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Carolyn C. Edwards dies at age 69

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Former Chesterton resident Carolyn Christine Edwards, age 69, died Monday, May 14, 2013, In Indianapolis, Ind.

She was born January 5, 1944, in Chicago, Ill.

She married the partner and love of her life Melvin Edwards on September 14, 1963, and they raised a family during their forty-four years in Chesterton.

She is survived by her husband Mel, daughters Jennifer Edwards and Stephanie Edwards Craig, and grandchildren Mia and Max Craig.

Her indomitable spirit was centered in her devotion to her family and enjoyment of friendship and friends.

Carolyn was a graduate of Purdue University North Central with Associate and Bachelor degrees in Supervision and Business.

The sparkle in her eyes of the last decade was being a Grandma to Mia and Max.

In lieu of flowers, the family asks memorial contributions be made to St. Vincent Hospice, 8402 Harcourt Rd., Suite 210, Indianapolis, IN, 46260.

Carolynís wish of service was the sharing of condolences and memories with her family. Please share by contacting the members of the Edwards/Craig family at 4833 E. 65th St., Indianapolis, IN, 46220 or via email at


Posted 5/14/2013