Born on Sept. 20, 1940
VICTORIA - Jo Ann Edwards, 72, went in peace to be with her Lord on Saturday, March 23, 2013. Jo Ann was born September 20, 1940 in Yorktown to the late Walter and Frieda Hornstein.
She married the love of her life, Jack Edwards on June 19, 1960. She dedicated her life to being a wonderful wife, mother and grandmother. Family was everything to her. From the moment her first grandchild was born "Grandmere" was already in heaven on earth.
Jo Ann is survived by her husband of 52 years, Jack Edwards of Victoria; daughters, Kimberly (Joseph) Styer of Lewisburg, Pa, Kelly (Bryan) Hauboldt of Victoria and Kristen (Fiance Michale) Meitzen; brothers, Wilbur Hornstein and Marvin Hornstein both of Victoria; grandchildren, Christopher (Shawna) Styer, Cody Styer, Heather Styer, Bradley (Fiance Rebecca) Hauboldt, Brandon Hauboldt, BriAnn Hauboldt, Dustin Meitzen, Jacob Edwards, Haylee Grahmann and Tanner Pesek; one great-grandchild, Wyatt Styer and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by a sister Diana Martin and grandchild Casey Styer.
Family will receive friends for visitation on Monday, March 25, 2013 at Trinity Lutheran Chapel from 5-7 pm. Funeral services will be on Tuesday, March 26, 2013 at 3 pm at Trinity Lutheran Church with Rev, Barney Matocha and Deacon Don Angerstein officiating. Burial will follow at Memorial Park Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be her grandsons, Christopher, Cody, Bradley, Brandon, Dustin, Jacob and Tanner. Honorary pallbearers are her granddaughters Heather, BriAnn, Haylee, Rebecca Hoffer and Rachael Warren.
In lieu of flowers the family requests memorials to Trinity Lutheran Church, 106 N. DeLeon, Victoria, Tx. 77901.
Arrangements under the care of Grace Funeral Home.