Alden Edwards

EDWARDS, Alden Burl, 91, of Weirton, WV passed away Saturday, August 17, 2013 at Trinity Medical Center West, Steubenville, OH.

He was born in Arden, WV on September 27, 1921. The son of the late Thomas Leroy Edwards and Grace Burgoyne Edwards.

He was also preceded in death by his first wife, Dorothy Powell Edwards; son, Alden Thomas “Tom” Edwards; sister, Eileen Grace Shaw; brothers, Neil and Dorwin Edwards.

Alden was a member of Cover Presbyterian Church, B.P.O.E. No.1801, and a U.S. Air Force WWII veteran.

He was retired as a truck driver from Starvaggi Industries, Inc.

Surviving are his wife, Dolores Fahey Edwards; daughters, Linda Caleffie (Charles) of Weirton, WV, Barbara Edwards (Craig Collins) of California; 18 grandchildren; eight great- grandchildren; step-sons, Steven Slanchik of Weirton, WV, John Slanchik of Wisconsin, Anthony Slanchik of Michigan; step- daughter, Valerie Harrison of Maryland.

Visitation will be at the Steel & Wolfe Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Inc., 3721 Main Street, Weirton, WV on Tuesday, August 20, 2013 from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m.

The funeral/committal services will be held at the funeral home on Wednesday, August 21, 2013 at 10:30 a.m. with Dr. J.E. Rudiger presiding. Interment will follow at Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens.