MANKATO - Funeral services for Ed Newville, 71, of Mankato, will be 2 p.m. Tuesday, June 25, 2013, at Woodland Hills Funeral Chapel. Interment will be in Pilgrims Rest Cemetery, Mankato.
Ed died peacefully with family by his side, Friday, June 21, 2013, at Hillcrest Health Care Center in Mankato. Visitation will be noon until time of services Tuesday at the funeral home.
Ed was born June 2, 1942, to Alfred "Pete" and Lucille (Hart) Newville. He was a graduate of Fairmont High School. Ed served in the U.S. Army. He married Eileen Bush on Feb. 2, 1964, in Canyon City, Colo. He had worked many years at Mankato Cold Storage. Ed enjoyed hunting and fishing but especially time spent with his children and grandchildren.
He is survived by his children, Beth (Bill) Mullin, Deb (Larry) Ness, Amanda Eagan and fianc, Chad Fullerton, Amy (Andre) Harnitz, Matt (Christine) Newville and Peter (Deb) Newville; grandchildren, Ariel, Zachary, Ali, Ari, Samantha, Abby, Ben, Anastasia, Gabrielle, Cody, Hannah, Elliott, Mckinley, Alex, Tory and Mitch; sisters, Dorthy Coleman, Helen (Paul) Thomas, Margaret (Jim) Thompson and JoAnn Frost; brother, Jim (Cathy) Newville; brother-in-law, Rhett (Marilyn) Bush; and sister-in-law, Daisy Bush.
Ed was preceded in death by his parents; and wife.