Edwina Ursula Anne Johns, Nee' Ferris, age 62, died Saturday, February 9, 1991, in a Tooele nursing home, after a long and courageous battle with cancer.
Born October 18, 1928 in Gunwalloe, Cornwall, England, to Adolphus Edward and Bessie Dale Ferris. Married Bertram Johns, in Camborne, Cornwall, England, April 12, 1952. She was a nurse by profession. Traveled with her husband to South America, spending many years as an ex-patriot in Peru, Chile, Canada, Iran and the United States, finally settling in Stansbury Park.Survived by her husband, Bertram; daughter, Gillian and her husband, George Young; granddaughter, Riki Ann Johns-Young; brothers and their wives, Lionel and Marian Ferris, Spencer and Florence Ferris, Kieth and Mary Ferris, all of Cornwall, England.
Memorial Services will be held at 2 p.m., Saturday, February 16, St. Barnabas Episcopal Church, 286 North Seventh Street, Tooele. Edwina is loved by her family and friends all over the world, and will be greatly missed. In lieu of flowers please send donations to cancer research.
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