Velda Edwards, 85, was called home by angels on April 13, 2019, at the Close to Home Hospice in Gillette, Wyo.
She is survived by her children, Laura (Paul) Ausderan, Rodney (Pam) Edwards, Marla (Lyle) Schwindt; nine grandchildren, Hans (Penny) Ausderan, Aaron Ausderan, Ian (Kasi) Ausderan, Nick (Terra) Edwards, Latasha Edwards, Jessica (Sean) Wayne, Travis (Alexis) Edwards, Jennifer (Robert) Young, Brandon (Toni) Larson; step-daughters, Kelsey Schwindt, Krista (Alex Kelley) Schwindt, Kayla (Todd) Zenor; 10 great-grandchildren, seven step great-grandchildren and sister, Joyce (Art) Reichert. She is preceded in death by her husband, parents, in-laws, a sister in-law and two brothers in-law.
Visitation was 5-7 p.m. on April 18, 2019, at Fidler-Isburg Funeral Chapel in Spearfish. Funeral services were at the United Church of Christ on April 19, 2019, at 10 a.m. followed by a luncheon at the church. Burial was at the Black Hills National Cemetery in Sturgis at 1:30 p.m. Memorial will go to the Diabetes Foundation.
Arrangements are under the care of Fidler-Isburg Funeral Chapels and Isburg Crematory of Spearfish.