Kris E. Edburg, 36, of Paxton formerly of the Gibson City Melvin Sibley area passed away Monday December 13, 2021 from injuries sustained in a motor vehicle accident. Visitation will be held 2:00-4:00 pm Sunday December 19, 2021 at Rosenbaum Funeral Home in Gibson City. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 am Monday December 20, 2021 at St. Peter Free Lutheran Church in Melvin with Pastor Micah Klemme officiating. Burial will be in Melvin Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the family.
Kris was born July 2, 1985 in Joliet. He married Jessica L. Copas, in May 2016 on the beaches of the Dominican Republic.
He is survived by his loving wife and soul mate Jessica L. Edburg of Paxton. His brother Earl Edburg, currently stationed in Italy serving in the United States Navy. His mother-in-law and father-in-law – Victoria and Jay Beck of Melvin, four sister-in-law’s Alicia (Adam) Gray of Fairbury; Alana Quinlan of Rantoul; Jamie (Brandon) Mills of St. Charles, Missouri and Colie Beck of Melvin and several nieces and nephews that he adored.
Kris enjoyed music, target shooting, camping, and gaming. He was a lover of all animals but mostly loved his family and friends. He will be greatly missed by all that knew him and loved him.