Anna G. Edmonds died in Omak, Washington, on August 4, 2021. Anna was born in Denver, Colorado, on August 8, 1924, and grew up in Boulder, Colorado. She received a BA from University of Colorado, and an MA from Columbia University, both in English literature.
Anna and her husband, William Edmonds, were missionaries in Turkey from 1949 to 1991. Anna is co-author with Everett C. Blake of “Biblical Sites in Turkey” (1978), and author of “Turkey’s Religious Sites” (1997) and “Anatolia and Its Biblical Visionaries” (2002). The couple retired to Bainbridge Island, Washington, in 1991. Bill passed away in 2009. Anna is survived by her four children, 5 grandchildren, and 2 great-grandchildren.
Please contact the Eagle Harbor Congregational Church on Bainbridge Island for information regarding a memorial service (206-842-4657).