ASHTABULA — Edward E. Fedor, age 87, of Conneaut, Ohio, died Thursday, Feb. 6, 2014, at Country Club Retirement Center, Ashtabula, Ohio.
He was born Oct. 29, 1926, in Monroe Township, Ohio, the son of the late John and Anna (Emery) Fedor. Mr. Fedor was a Veteran of the United States Army and also a member of the National Guard.
He attended Conneaut High School and in 1968, with his brother Ernest Fedor, he owned and operated Fedor Sand & Gravel. He later worked at Horton Vault and finally at R.W. Sidley until retirement.
He was a member of First Congregational United Church of Christ in Conneaut and enjoyed woodworking, square dancing, gardening, camping, playing the accordion, traveling, and spending time with his family. He always found joy in joking and story telling.
Survivors include his son, Douglas E. Fedor of Conneaut; step-daughters, Karen A. (Jerry) Benson, Fay M. (Alan) Alderman, and Barbara L. (BJ) Higgins; grandchildren, Cassie (Steven) Eaton, Stacey (David) Willging, Angela Benson, Christy (Rafael) Cancel, Matthew, Nicole and Ashley Alderman, and Jerry (Maria) Higgins; many great-grandchildren; and several nieces, nephews and more distant relatives.
He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Elva M. Fedor, whom he married in 1975; his sister, Julia Bellas; and brothers, John, Joe, William, Steve, Charles, Paul, Frank, Ernest and Jim Fedor.
Funeral Services will be held 1 p.m., Wednesday, Feb. 12th, at RAISIAN FAMILY FUNERAL HOME, with Pastor Joyce Shellhammer, of First Congregational United Church of Christ, officiating. Burial will follow in Glenwood Cemetery, Route 20, Conneaut, where the American Legion Honor Squad will conduct Military Honors.
Friends may call Wednesday from 11 a.m. until time of Service, at the Funeral Home.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Memorial Fund of First Congregational United Church of Christ. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home.
Obituary and condolences at www.raisianfuneralhome.com and starbeacon.com.