Paul E. Edmeads, 91, of Danville PA went home
to be with his Lord and Savior on December 18, 2019. He was born June 2,
1928 in Vineland NJ, the son of the late Morris and Florence Rugh Edmeads.
He was a farmer for most of his life. He was
employed by the Danville Area School District as a custodian for several
years, from where he retired.
Paul was a member of First Baptist Church
He loved working outdoors and was usually
found to be on his tractor keeping immaculate care of his surroundings.
Paul loved attending tractor shows and was very knowledgeable on the
history of the area. He also loved to putter on anything of interest to
him. Paul was a good, honest man and was known for his dry sense of humor
and for delivering one-liners at the perfect moment with a knowing grin.
He was preceded in death by his devoted wife
of 42 years, Helen Bailor Edmeads on June 7, 2013. They were married
September 5, 1970.
Paul is survived by two nephews; Scott E.
Edmeads and his wife Mary and Dennis E. Edmeads and his wife Bonnie; all of
Danville PA. Also surviving is one niece, Robin Gold of Knoxville
Tennessee; two great-nephews and two great-nieces.
He was preceded in death by two brothers;
Ralph and Raymond Edmeads.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend a
Celebration of Paulís life to be held on Saturday, January 11, 2020 at 11:00
AM at Visneski Funeral Home, Inc. 42 West Mahoning Street Danville PA with
the Reverend Dawes J. Dunham officiating. Friends will be received from
10:00 AM until the time of service. A private graveside service was held in
the Newport Cemetery in Newport PA.
The family will provide flowers. Memorial
contributions may be made to First Baptist Church 12 Brookside Drive
Danville PA 17821 or The Danville SPCA 1467 Bloom Road Danville PA 17821.