Bernard R. Edwards Sr., 79, of Niagara Falls, NY passed away on Tuesday, January 22, 2019 at Niagara Hospice House. Born in Goshen, NY on November 6, 1939 he was the son of the late Alfred and Ann (Marsh) Edwards. Bernard was a lifelong member of the Buff Social Club.
He is survived by his children, Melissa D. Sterner, Laurie (late Chris) Edwards, Jennifer (Lori) Edwards, Bernard R. (Dawn) Edwards Jr. and Scott (Christina) Edwards; sixteen grandchildren including Tenishya Edwards; eleven great-grandchildren; brother, Danny (Sharon) Edwards and several nieces and nephews. Besides his parents he was predeceased by his wife, Marguerite (Ethier) Edwards; sons, Mark Edwards and Joseph Edwards; brothers, Alfred "Butch" Edwards and Rich Edwards.
A Celebration of Bernard's Life will be held Friday, January 25th from 5-7PM at ZAJAC FUNERAL HOME INC., 319 24th Street, cor of Welch Ave, Niagara Falls, NY, 14303. Burial will take place at the convenience of the family. Donations in his memory may be made to Niagara Hospice, 4675 Sunset Drive, Lockport, NY 14094 or www.niagarahospice.org/donation.