Edna R. Lord, 83 years of age, of Sloan Road, Caton passed on October 21, 2014 at Cole Memorial Hospital in Coudersport, PA.\n\nShe was born on September 7, 1931 in Trenton, NJ, the daughter of Orville and Eunice Hoagland. She was a graduate of Trenton High School and Trenton State College with a degree in Elementary Education.\n\nEdna and Bob were married on June 16, 1956 in Trenton, NJ. She was a devoted wife and her children and grandchildren were the light of her life. Edna taught elementary school in Trenton, NJ, Hornell, NY, and in Corning at the Beaver Valley Elementary School and other Corning area schools. She was also a substitute teacher, teaching assistant, and classroom volunteer. In 1983, she received a degree in Human Services from Corning Community College and worked for New York State in the Developmentally Disabled field at Painted Post, NY. She retired from New York State in 1993. \n\nEdna enjoyed volunteer work with the Corning Library as well as singing with the Caton United Methodist Choir. Her other hobbies included reading, writing, and helping others. Edna was a member of the Caton Grange and Twin Tier Vintage Car Club. She and Bob ran the Caton Community Blood drives for many years at the Caton United Methodist Church. \n\nHer survivors include her beloved husband Bob of 58 years; daughter, Pamela (Lord) Roller and son-in-law Jay of Valencia, California; son, Roger and daughter-in-law Lynn (Withers) of Moravia, NY; two grandchildren: Heidi (Lord) Wright and husband Corey of Lockport, NY, and Bryan (fiancee Katie Stayton) Lord of Moravia, NY; sister, Mary Mehaffey of Lakeland, Florida, and sister-in-law, Jane Lord of LeRoy, NY.\n\nFriends may call on Sunday, October 26th from 1-3 PM at Haughey Funeral Home, Inc., 216 East First Street in Corning. A memorial service will be held at the Caton United Methodist Church on Monday, the 27th at 11:00 AM with Pastor Beth Bouwens and Pastor Chad Sayers officiating. The family would appreciate that Memorial Donations be given to the Southeast Steuben County Library System.\n\nEdna's family entrusted her care to Haughey Funeral Home, Inc.