In Memory of




Obituary for Ethel Edwards (Howe)

It is with great sadness we share the passing of Ethel Edwards of North Augusta on September 22, 2023 after a long courageous battle with various health issues. She passed away peacefully, at the age of 77, at home with her family by her side. She is survived by her best friend and beloved husband of 52 years, Arthur Edwards, and by sons John and Kevin Edwards; and grandchildren, Ashley, Aaron, Selena, and Caleb Edwards of Brockville. Also many nieces and nephews.
Sister of Elsie Houston (Ken d.), Pat Holmes (George), Bruce Howe (Gail), and Don Howe (Susan). Sister-in-law of Dina Edwards (Robert d.), Betty McCallion (Noel), Bonnie Massey (John d.), and Jeff Tristram (Dorothy d.). Predeceased by her parents, Wilfred "Tommy" and Adele (nee Ambo) Howe, and brothers Robert and Keith Howe.
Ethel worked for many years as a PSW, working the last several years until retirement for health reasons at Bayshore Home Care.
As per Ethel's wishes, there will be no visitation. A graveside ceremony will be held at Oakland Cemetery, on October 4th at 1 pm. Family and friends are welcome (casual dress only, please). A private celebration of her life will be held at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Ethel's memory to the charity of your choice. Messages of condolences may be sent to