|Birth: ||May 29, 1929|
|Death: ||Mar. 19, 2012|
Box Butte County
Edwin "Ed" F. Hatzenbuhler, 82, passed away Monday, March 19, 2012 at Box Butte General Hospital. Ed was born May 28, 1929 at Sioux City, Iowa to Edwin F. and Katie G. (Klucking) Hatzenbuhler.
Ed graduated from Mitchell High School in Mitchell, South Dakota and attended Dakota Wesleyan University where he was a member of the football team.
Ed married Valerie Sturges in Sioux City, Iowa on May 21, 1949. Four children were born to this union. He worked for the Milwaukee Railroad and Burlington Northern Railroad for 43 years, 30 of which were spent in supervisory positions.
Ed was a lifetime member of the United Methodist Church where he was active on many committees over the years, was a member of the United Methodist Men, sang in the church choir as well as the Community Choir. He was also a member of the Eagles Club, BNSF Retirees Group, an avid golfer, enjoyed hunting and fishing, and loved supporting Husker sports.
Ed is survived by: wife, Valerie Hatzenbuhler of Alliance; son, David (Lisa) Hatzenbuhler of Alliance; daughters, Vicki (Louie) Mentele and Laurie (Jim) Jelinek both of Alliance, and Pam (Tom) Evans of Salina, Kansas; brother, Gerald (Bonnie) Hatzenbuhler of Mitchell, South Dakota; nine grandchildren, 12 great grandchildren and a host of relatives and friends.
Ed was preceded in death by parents, and brother, Richard Hatzenbuhler.
Inurnment will be in the United Methodist Church Columbarium, Allaince, NE.
United Methodist Church Columbarium
Box Butte County
Created by: CPR
Record added: Mar 21, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 87179895
Added: Mar. 21, 2012