George Edwards, Jr., 54, of Copenhagen, NY, died suddenly early Sunday morning, May 25, upon arrival at Pocono Medical Center in East Stroudsburg. He was the husband of Diane M. (Devine) Edwards with whom he shared 35 years of marriage.
Born on December 14, 1959 in Philadelphia, he was a son of the late George, Sr. and Dolores (Burrell) Edwards and lived in Monroe County for 30 years until moving to New York in 2009.
George was self-employed having worked in construction.
In addition to his wife he is survived by a son, Sean George Edwards of Marshalls Creek; a brother in-law, Raymond Hudson, Jr. of Henryville; and several nieces and nephews, including Deana Fisher and her husband Chris of Marshalls Creek and Desiree Werkheiser and her husband Allen of Henryville. He was preceded in death by his sister Deborah Hudson on April 2, 2014.
There will be a visitation from 6:30 to 8:00PM on Thursday, May 29, at the William H. Clark Funeral Home, 1003 Main Street, Stroudsburg. Private cremation took place at the H. G. Smith Crematory, Stroudsburg. There will be no services and private burial will take place at a later date in New York.
Arrangements by William H. Clark Funeral Home, 1003 Main Street, Stroudsburg, PA 18360 www.wmhclarkfuneralhome.com.