Glynn William Edwards, 85, of Concord, Calif., died June 16, 2010.
He was born Oct. 22, 1924, to Avery Glynn Edwards and Delilah Belle Ruthedge of Granite City, Ill. He married Sara Belle Tanner on May 10, 1952, in her parents’ home at Archbold, and she survives.
Glynn earned a bachelor’s degree in chemical engineering from Washington University, St. Louis, Mo., and was a member of Tau Beta Pi engineering honorary. He joined Shell Oil Refinery, Woodriver, Ill., and transferred to Martinez Refinery, Calif., in 1968.
Besides his wife of 58 years, Glynn is survived by a brother, Darrell Edwards, Bakersfield, Calif., and nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents and a brother, Clayton Edwards.
Cremation has taken place. Ashes will be scattered at sea.