Paul James Edwards was born in Rochester, New York on August 31, 1956, the third child and second son of Ethel Rath Edwards and Francis Samuel Edwards. He was raised in Chili and Churchville and lived for many years surrounded by friends at Pinnacle Place in Rochester. He is survived by his two sisters, Karen Johnson and Janet Schumann, and his brother Frank. He leaves behind his loving life-partner, Sara Gibbons; his sister-in-law, Mary Ann Edwards; his devoted first cousins Ann and Gary Bischoping and Rich and Jo Rath; his brothers-in-law Shane Schumann and Ron Carlisi, along with many, many loving nieces, nephews and cousins, including Katie, Greg, Gary, Laurie, Anna, Sarah, Amber, Brandy, Sean, Tyler, Jenna, Rogan, Caleb, Josh, Taylor, Ryan, Jackson, Caden, Brody, Connor, Cadence and Lydia who never failed to receive a card on their birthdays and holidays.
Paul passed away on November 5, 2019. A Celebration of his Life will be held on Saturday, November 9, 2019 at 10 am the James R. Gray Funeral Home, 1530 Buffalo Road. Interment private.
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