Traverse City Record-Eagle


March 7, 2013

Grace Yvonne Edmonson

WILLIAMSBURG — Grace Yvonne Edmonson, 87, of Williamsburg, passed away peacefully at home with her family by her side on March 4, 2013. She was born Nov. 6, 1925, to Howard and Nola (Harrington) Gilleland in Pontiac.

Grace and her husband of 65 years, William Edmonson, had one son.

She loved animals and was a hardworking homemaker. She was aptly named “Grace,” as she was a lovely and kind woman.

Grace is survived by her son, Bill (Cindy) Edmonson; grandsons, Will and Shane Edmonson; step-grandsons, Steven and Ryan Barry; great-grandchildren, Nathan, Elliot and Evan; sister, Patricia Crowley; sister-in-law, Joanna Edmonson; and her beloved dogs, Chloe and Holly.

A springtime service is being planned to celebrate Grace’s life.

Memorial contributions may be directed to the Cherryland Humane Society.

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Arrangements have been entrusted to Covell Funeral Home of Traverse City.

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