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Jo Anne Edwards

Published: Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2013 1:15 a.m. CST
Jo Anne Edwards

ROCK FALLS – Jo Anne Edwards, 66, of Rock Falls, died Sunday, Feb. 3, 2013, at her home.

Jo Anne was born Feb. 13, 1946, in Amboy, the daughter of Gerald and Mary (Grennan) North. She was a 1964 graduate of Amboy High School. She married Jacque Edwards on June 18, 1977, in Amboy. Jo Anne worked at the Dixon Development Center, and for North Plumbing and Heating in Amboy. She was an avid reader and enjoyed helping others.

Survivors include her husband, Jacque; and two cousins, Donna Gervase of Coal City and Lynn Ortigiesen of Belvidere.

She was preceded in death by her parents; and one brother, Gerald North.

Visitation will be from 9 to 11 a.m., followed by the funeral at 11 a.m., Wednesday at McDonald Funeral Home in Rock Falls, with the Rev. Dalmus Meeks officiating. Burial will be at Oak Knoll Memorial Park in Sterling. 

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