Robert E. Edwards beloved husband of Barbara Edwards (nee Leahy), loving father of Scott (Kristen) Edwards, Elizabeth Edwards and Brian Edwards. Grandfather of Sadie and Talia. Brother of Phyllis (Steve) Lovendahl, Thomas (Laurel) Staley and the late Joann (Bruce) Preston. Member IBEW Local 134. He was an avid tennis player and enjoyed woodworking. Funeral Tuesday 10 AM from Hickey Memorial Chapel 4201 W. 147th Street Midlothian, IL to St. Christopher Church 10:30 AM Mass Visitation Monday 3 - 9 PM.