Ed is survived by his son, Butch of Fort Collins, Colo.; his grandson, Christopher of La Jolla, Calif.; and his granddaughter, Jenna of Gilbert, Ariz.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Barbara P. Roelle; his brother, Charles M. Roelle Jr.; and his sister, Phyllis C. Cowart.
Friends are invited to call from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, March 19, 2013, at C.H. Landers Funeral Chapel, 21 Main St., Sidney, NY 13838.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, March 20, at the funeral chapel with Fr. Gordon Polenz, officiating. Burial with military honors will follow in Prospect Hill Cemetery, Sidney.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be directed to the Sidney Community Foundation, P.O. Box 333, Sidney, NY 13838.
Condolences and memories may be shared online at www.landersfh.com.
Arrangements are under the direction of C.H. Landers Funeral Chapel, Sidney.