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Thomas Paul Edwards

October 20, 1945 — April 22, 2024


Thomas Paul Edwards, 78, a lifelong resident of Covington, died April 22, 2024.  He was born October 20, 1945, the son of the late Estal William and Mary Beth (Keller) Edwards in Covington.  Tom was a 1963 graduate from Covington High School and then served in the US Army.  Tom went on to study at Butler University receiving a master’s degree in liberal arts.  Tom served the town of Covington as a supervisor of the water treatment plant and shared that knowledge with other municipalities as well as being a professor at ISU. 


Tom is preceded in death by his parents, half-brother, Robert and half-sister, Beverly.  He is survived by his brother, Estal Lee (Nina) Edwards of Island Lake, IL as well as a host of nephews, nieces and extended family.


 Visitation will be held from 11 A.M. - 12:30 P.M. (EST) Friday, April 26, 2024 at the funeral home with a graveside service to follow at 1pm (EST) at Mt. Hope Cemetery, Covington, IN.  Memorials may be made to a charity of your choice.


Arrangements entrusted to Shelby & Keller Funeral Home, 622 Third St., Covington, IN  47932 (765) 793-2221

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Friday, April 26, 2024

11:00am - 12:30 pm (Eastern time)

Visitation will be held at the funeral home until 12:30 and then meet at Mt. Hope cemetery for the graveside service at 1pm.

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