June 4, 1948 – February 7, 2019
Edwin Klemens Hedrich was born in High Prairie, Alberta on June 4, 1948 to Edward and Mary Hedrich of Faust, Alberta. He was the middle child and only son. He resided on the family farm until his passing.
On June 29, 1971 he married the love of his life, Audrey Banner. They have five children, four sons and a daughter. they celebrated 47 ½ years together. Edwin passed away peacefully at their home on February 7.
Edwin was predeceased by his parents. He is survived by his wife Audrey, son Lorin (Lyanne), son Edward (Nadine), daughter Lori (Glen), son Joseph (Tara), son Milan (Sheryl), five grandsons, four granddaughters, sisters Irene and Laureen (Colin). Edwin also leaves to mourn numerous family members including precious nieces, nephews and friends that became his family of the heart. His family and friends will miss him deeply and cherish their memories of him. He will live on in their hearts forever.
A celebration of his life will be held at the Faust Multicultural Gathering Place on March 2, 2019 at 1:30 p.m. The family requests that in lieu of flowers, donations be made to Palliative Care.