Glenn Edwards

Glenn Edwards of Livermore, Calif., died Saturday, May 11, 2013.

Mr. Edwards was a World War II veteran serving with the 6th Marine Division in the Pacific Theater and was awarded the Purple Heart.

He was raised at the former Junior Order children’s homes in Lexington, N.C., and Tiffin, where he excelled in sports.

Surviving are his wife, Margaret; two children of Livermore; and a sister, Jewel Edwards Schatti of Lake Worth, Fla.

The funeral and burial will be in Livermore.