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Edward Donald "Penny" Aspelin
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Birth: Nov. 2, 1920
Morris County
Kansas, USA
Death: Apr. 27, 2013
Council Grove
Morris County
Kansas, USA

Funeral: Friday, May 3, 2013

Edward "Penny" Aspelin, 92, longtime resident of the Dwight area, passed away Saturday morning, April 27, 2013.

Penny was born November 2, 1920 at Dwight, the son of Albert and Dagny Aspelin. He attended country schools in the Dwight area.

He was united in marriage to Barbara Evans in September of 1950. They were later divorced.
Penny was a farmer and all around handyman who had worked for many farmers and ranchers in the area. He worked many years for Max Brown and continued to help out on other farms until his late 80's.

Penny was a member of the Fraternal Order of Eagles in Junction City for over 65 years where he actively helped with many projects of the organization.

Penny was a friend to all who knew him, always willing to lend a helping hand whenever needed.

Survivors include a daughter, Donna Aspelin of Southern Pines, NC; three sons, Charles "Chuck" Aspelin of Amarillo, TX, Francis Aspelin of Chapman, and Gwynn Aspelin of Grandview Plaza; and a sister Rosalie Myrtle of Wichita.

He was preceded in death by his parents; a brother, Jim Aspelin; and six sisters, Ruth Reid, Norma Wendt, Georgia Kessler, Esther Hogle, Lola Aspelin and Helen Hill.

*Source: The folder from Edward's funeral.

Edward was married to Barbara Evans on Sept 21, 1950 in Emporia, Kansas. The couple had four children. They divorced in the early 1970's.

Ed's second wife was Betty. They were married on Feb 14, 1975 in Wichita, Kansas. The marriage didn't last long.

Aged: 92 years, 5 months, 25 days.

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Family links: 
  Albert Aspelin (1875 - 1950)
  Dagny Elizabeth Nicholson Aspelin (1886 - 1978)
  Barbara Lou Evans Pechin (1931 - 1991)*
  Ruth Emily Aspelin Reid (1913 - 2010)*
  Helen Harriet Aspelin Hill (1915 - 1999)*
  Esther Phoebe Aspelin Hogle (1916 - 1988)*
  Norma Alberta Aspelin Wendt (1918 - 2005)*
  Edward Donald Aspelin (1920 - 2013)
  James Nels Aspelin (1922 - 2000)*
  Georgia Thora Aspelin Kesler (1924 - 2010)*
  Lola Elizabeth Aspelin (1927 - 1985)*
*Calculated relationship
F.O.E. - (Fraternal Order of Eagles, which he belonged to for 65 years.)
Note: Date of death on the Marker is wrong, s/b April 27, 2013.
Dwight Cemetery
Morris County
Kansas, USA
Created by: RMW
Record added: Feb 18, 2013
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Edward Donald Penny Aspelin
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 Added: Apr. 27, 2017
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