|Birth: ||Nov. 3, 1929|
|Death: ||May 22, 2008|
District of Columbia
District Of Columbia, USA
Edward H. Utley, 78, retired Marine Corps Colonel, became President and Board Vice Chairman of Geico Insurance Company. He joined Geico in 1973 and spent five  years as President before retiring in 1994.
He passed away on May 22 at Suburban Hospital of Merkel cell carcinoma, a rare form of skin cancer.
Col. Utley spent 20 years in the Marine Corps before retiring in 1971. He was a combat veteran of the Korean and Vietnam wars and developed an expertise in data processing. His final active-duty assignment was at Marine Corps headquarters
Survivors include his wife of 55 years, Mary Kikel Utley of Bethesda; three children, Michael Utley of Fort Lauderdale, Fla., Lisa Dugua of Kensington and Kristine Detwiler of Cornelius, N.C.; a sister; and three grandchildren.
Arlington National Cemetery
Created by: Eugene J. Henderson
Record added: Jun 08, 2008
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