Edward A. Zwahlen, 67


Edward A. Zwahlen, 67, of Minerva, died Friday, Dec. 25, 2015.

Born Dec. 11, 1948, on the family farm near Minerva, he was a son to Rudolph and Therese (Wyss) Zwahlen.

He was a meat cutter at Sugardale and retired from PCC Airfoils where he was a furnace operator.Ed Zwahlen obit

He is survived by stepdaughter, Debra (Pete) Rininger of Carrollton; two stepsons, Darrell Rininger of Carrollton and James (Beth) Rininger of Carrollton; two sisters, Marguerite (Robert) Carter of Carrollton and Rosemary (George) Myers of Eaton; a brother, Alfred (Norma) Zwahen of Minerva; sister-in-law, Edith Zwahlen of Minerva; 15 nieces and nephews; several great nieces and nephews; and several great great nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Dixie (Wilson) Zwahlen, who died June 2, 2015; stepson, Matthew Williams; sister, Elizabeth “Betty” Garrett; and three brothers, John, Richard and Robert Zwahlen.

According to his wishes, he was cremated and there are no formal services. Those wishing to send condolences, may sign the online register at www.gotschallfuneralhome.com.