Jean R. Edwards nee Nash, lifelong resident of Blue Island, passed from this life Thursday, August 12, 2021 at the age of 95. Jean is the beloved wife of the late Howard, who passed away March 11, 2010 and the loving mother of Bruce (Beth) Edwards and Bryan (Barbara) Edwards. She is the cherished grandmother of Bryan Edwards, Melissa Hiller, Brad Edwards, Michelle O'Loughlin and Brett Wells and the proud great grandmother of Ian, Xander, Rohan, Eric and Kerry. A memorial visitation for Jean will be held Friday, August 20, from 10:00 am until the time of the memorial service at 12:00 noon at the Krueger Funeral Home, 13050 S. Greenwood Ave., Blue Island. The cremation is private. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations in Jean's memory directed to the Alzheimer's Association or the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF) are greatly appreciated.