Edwin Harper - December 20, 2012
Edwin Millard Harper, 73, of Marysville, Wash., passed away three years ago on April 27, 2009.
He was born Feb. 21, 1936 to James and Dora Harper in Des Moines, Iowa.
Edwin graduated from Chase County High School in 1954 and from the University of Nebraska with a degree in Engineering. He worked for Boeing for 44 years before retiring in 2002.
Edwin is survived by his ex wife and close friend, Nancy Harper; children, Rachel Takagi (daughter) and James Harper (son); five grandchildren, Joshua Takagi, Maddison Harper, Emily Takagi, Mackenzie Harper and Mitchell Harper; and nephews, Steven and Shane Harper.
He was preceded in death by his parents; younger brother, Ronald; and numerous aunts and uncles.
A graveside service was held May 6, 2009.