Ed was a lifetime resident of the East Kootenays where he lived in Kimberley and Cranbrook until retiring and moving to Gray Creek
Ed is survived by his wife, Arla, and a daughter, Waunita, a son, Jason. Also missing him are grandchildren, Devan, Conner, Kaysia, and Kiefer. He had two great grandchildren, Andrew and Kadance, that he loved to have visit. Family and friends were all important to Ed, especially his nephew, Jerry, and his children, Tayor and Katelyn.
A family and friends gathering will be held at a future time.