Obituaries: Edward Walter Huneke(1929-2008)

October 03, 2008 11:00 pm

Edward Walter Huneke, 79, died Monday, Sept. 29, 2008, at Ogden Regional Medical Center in Ogden, Utah, of cancer. He was born Jan. 10, 1929 in Lemon Cove, the son of Paul Walter and Eva Mabel Hambright Huneke.

Edward lived in Lemon Cove for 49 years; El Paso, Texas, for two years; Douglas City for five years, Crescent City for 20 years and in Logan, Utah, for the past three years.

He served his country with the U.S. Army during the Korean Conflict. Ed was a member of the Presbyterian Church in Lemon Cove. He worked for the U.S. Forest Service as a ranger for many years. Ed was a member of the Elks Club.

He enjoyed football, baseball, hunting and fishing.

Survivors include his sister, Nellie Ruth Sharp, Logan, Utah.

He was preceded in death by his parents and two brothers, Verne Huneke and John Huneke.

Graveside services will be held Wednesday at 11 a.m. at the Utah Veterans Memorial Park, 17111 Camp Williams Road, Bluffdale, Utah.

Lindquist's Ogden Mortuary is handling arrangements.

Send condolences to the family at: www.lindquistmortuary.com.