FLOWER MOUND, Texas — John M. Edmiston passed away on Aug. 29 in his home with his family at his side following a lengthy illness.
He was born in Washington to the late Marjorie and Glen Edmiston, graduated from Washington Catholic High School in 1969 and Southern Illinois University in 1973. He was a loyal employee of Osram Sylvania for 33 years, rising to the position of chief financial officer for the Latin American division in 2000. After his retirement he joined Lowe’s Companies Inc. of Flower Mound in 2007.
He is survived by his wife Barbara Edmiston; his daughters, Catharine Dayal and Carla Edmiston; his son, John Edmiston Jr.; and five grandchildren, Maya, Avery, Saira, Trevor and Jonathan.