George W. Edge
Date of Passing:
Edge, George William, 83, of Wilmarth Avenue, East Providence, died peacefully on October 18, 2023 at the Riverview Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, Coventry.
Born in Cape Dauphin, Canada, a son of the late George Archibald and Christine (MacLean) Edge, he was a resident of East Providence for 69 years.
Mr. Edge was a Supervisor Registered Nurse in the Emergency Room at Pawtucket Memorial Hospital. He also was a supervisor at the Rhode Island Institute for Mental Health for 25 years.
George was a member of the Rhode Island and National Audubon Societies.
A sports enthusiast, he was selected as an All New England High School Basketball player. He also enjoyed hunting, fishing, swimming and walking.
Mr. Edge was a United States Airforce Veteran.
He is survived by two daughters, Colleen Watkins of Brooksville, FL and Donna Rebello of Spring Hill, FL; two grandchildren, Delany Shea Mazur and Kenneth Rebello Jr. and a brother, Keith Edge of Narragansett. He was the brother of the late Rose Edge and Roderick Edge.
His Funeral Service will be held on Saturday November 11, 2023 at 2 p.m. in the W. RAYMOND WATSON FUNERAL HOME, 350 Willett Avenue, Riverside. Calling Hours and flowers are respectfully omitted. Burial will be held in Gate of Heaven Cemetery.