Edna Sylvia Nance Strawn was born July 23, 1907 to Sarah Selina Christensen and Miles Wesley Nance in Manassa, Colorado. Edna passed away Monday, December 8, 2003 in Torrance, California at the age of 96. In 1929 Edna married her home town sweetheart Floyd LaMont Strawn. They lived seven years on Catalina Island where their two sons were born in the town of Avalon. In 1943 they settled down in Lomita, California where their daughter was born. Edna lived in Lomita 53 years where her family loved to visit ''Grandma Teddie''. She lived the last six years with her son in Torrance, California. Edna is survived by her sons, Byron L. Strawn of North Ogden, Utah, Alfred L. ''Bud'' Strawn of Torrance, California, her daughter Sharon K. Majdali of Lomita, California, seventeen grandchildren, 30 great grandchildren, sisters Eva Morgan of Sanford, Colorado and Salone Kite of Provo, Utah. Edna's funeral will be Friday Dec. 19, 2003 at 11:00AM at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 22605 Kent Ave., Torrance, California. Interment will be at Green Hills Memorial Park.

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