Roshelle I. Edwards, 55, of Aurora, passed away February 1, 2019.
She was born February 25, 1963 in Blytheville, Arkansas, the daughter of Paul and Gwyneth (Gallagher) Schwenk.
Roshelle met Doug in Aurora, Colorado in 1981. The two were married on March 27, 1982 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Roshelle and Doug had their son, Nathan, in 1983. Roshelle received a kidney transplant from her son in 2008 and became a huge supporter of the National Kidney Association.
She loved the beach and going on cruises. Some of her favorite trips were the Alaska and Disney cruises she went on with her family. Roshelle also loved puzzles, cooking, baking, and playing with her iPad, but most of all, she loved spending time with her family.
Roshelle is survived by her husband, Doug Edwards; son, Nathan (James) Edwards-Lopez; sister, Mishelle (Brian) Yench; nephew, Brandon Huntsman; niece, Ashlee Yench; two grand-fur-babies, Jazmine and Reese; great-nephew, Austin Huntsman; two aunts, Corann (Garland) Wood and Barbara Schwenk; uncle, Ed Schwenk; step-mother, Victoria Chapelle; second mom, Kay Peterson; best friend/sister, Christine Clark; brother, Tony (Stephanie) Yench; and a host of other nieces, nephews, and friends. She is preceded in death by her parents, Paul and Gwyneth Schwenk; brother, John Schwenk; fur-baby, Lilly; uncles, Bob Schwenk, Gene Schwenk and Junior Schwenk; and aunt, Lila Schwenk.
Memorial contributions may be made to the National Kidney Association.
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