Edsel Lee Beighley, age 84, of Main St., Jamestown, passed away Wednesday morning, April 8, 2020 in his residence with family at his side.

He was born in New Kensington, PA on May 18, 1935 a son of Clarence Ralph and Jessie (Peters) Beighley. He received his Masters Degree from Penn State University and had been employed as an Engineer for Westinghouse Electric Corp in Sharon, Pa and in California. Edsel enjoyed doing yard work, gardening and taking photographs of his family and places he had visited.

Edsel is survived by a sister, Ruthanne Beighley and her husband Joseph George of Sharon; two nieces, Jessie Hull and her husband Jeff of Jamestown and Tracey O'Toole and her husband Patrick of Cranberry Twp., PA, two great nieces; Caitlin Hull and Courtney Hull, both of Hermitage and a great nephew; Patrick O'Toole of Cranberry Twp., PA.

He was preceded in death by his parents and a great nephew; Christopher Hull. The family wishes to thank his caregivers; Christal, Kaitlyn, and Cindy as well as Kindred Hospice for all their loving care.

As per Edsel's wishes, cremation was chosen and there will be no services. Inurnment will be in Brady's Bend Cemetery, East Brady, PA. Arrangements have been entrusted to Loutzenhiser-Randall Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 416 Liberty St., Jamestown.



  1. Anonymous Anonymous
    April 9, 2020    

    His cousin Patricia Peters sends love and a wish that he Rest In Peace

  2. Lori Lori
    April 9, 2020    

    Thoughts and prayers for your family

  3. Charlie Swartz Charlie Swartz
    April 9, 2020    

    RIP Edsel. Condolences to Ruthanne and the entire family,

  4. Mary Adams Mary Adams
    April 9, 2020    

    RIP, Edsel. You were a friendly quiet man. My deepest sympathies to Ruth Ann and the family.

  5. Sue Anderson Nicklin Sue Anderson Nicklin
    April 9, 2020    

    Our deepest sympathy to all the family at
    This difficult time!

  6. Harriett Guido Harriett Guido
    April 9, 2020    

    Our sympathies to Ruthanne and her entire family for your loss. Love and hugs.
    Harriett & Rocco

  7. John and Kathryn Lima John and Kathryn Lima
    April 9, 2020    

    May memories of a life well lived help ease the pain of loss you feel today.
    With sympathy,
    Kathryn and John Lima

  8. Anonymous Anonymous
    April 9, 2020    

    So sorry for you loss…Prayers for comfort for the family. With sympathies, John and Paula Luca and daughters

  9. Bill & Anne Kauffman Bill & Anne Kauffman
    April 9, 2020    

    Ruthanne, and family ~ Holding you close in thought and prayers. Deepest sympathy.

  10. Scott Janet Landfried Scott Janet Landfried
    April 10, 2020    

    We are sorry for your loss…

  11. Tony and Rhonda Paglia Tony and Rhonda Paglia
    April 10, 2020    

    Ruthanne and family:
    Our heartfelt sympathies to you on the passing of your brother.

  12. Joseph L. & Ann Marie Fry Joseph L. & Ann Marie Fry
    April 11, 2020    

    Dead Ruthanne & the complete family,
    Our thoughts and prayers are with you & your family for the loss of your brother. May the beautiful memories that you shared with Edsel be etched into your hearts forever.
    Deepest Sympathies,
    Joseph & Ann Marie Fry

  13. Jeannette and Kara Jeannette and Kara
    April 12, 2020    

    My daughter and I were Edsel’s neighbors for many years. He was kind and loved his car. He spoke highly of his sister and always wore a smile. Edsel was a wonderful person frozen in time. His memory will remain in our hearts.

  14. John Logan John Logan
    April 12, 2020    

    Ruthanne and family,
    Conversations with Edsel were always interesting. Memories keep a family together far into the future. Peace to Edsel and to you all.
    John Logan

  15. Tom & Donnie Ross Tom & Donnie Ross
    April 13, 2020    

    So sorry for your loss. Edsel was a great neighbor & he loved his flowers. They were always a bright spot in the spring. Rest in peace Edsel.

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