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 Edward Prew

Edward Prew

Eastman, Crawford County, Wisconsin, USA
Death 12 Apr 2016 (aged 72)
Prairie du Chien, Crawford County, Wisconsin, USA
Burial Prairie du Chien, Crawford County, Wisconsin, USA
Memorial ID 161005114 · View Source
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Edward Prew age 72 of McGregor, IA passed away Tuesday, April 12, 2016 at the Prairie Maison Care Center.

He was born July 1, 1943 in Eastman, WI the son of Paul and Laurayne (Phillip) Prew.

He served in the US Army during the Viet Nam War in bridge construction and as a demolition expert.

He married Christine Preston on February 24, 1968 at St. Gabriel’s Church in Prairie du Chien, WI.

He worked for Stark’s Sport Shop and built silos with Jones Construction. Ed later farmed in the Prairie du Chien area. Chris and Ed then owned and operated a cleaning service in Prairie du Chien for several years.

Chris preceded him in death on September 10, 2015.

He is survived by his children, Debra (Sean) Kelley and Lori (John) Angran both of Albia, IA, Edward Prew Jr. of Minneapolis, MN, brothers, Bill and Dan both of Prairie du Chien, sisters, Joanne (Roger) Wilhite of Lynxville, Pauline (Larry) Clanton of Prairie du Chien, MaryJo Clements of LaCrosse, Phyllis Prew of LaCrosse, WI, Ardelle Prew of Prairie du Chien, Geri Prew of LaCrosse, his grandchildren, Jimmy, Niki, Dave, John and Seth and Holly, a great grandchild Josie and many nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents, two infant children, Christopher and Francis, three brothers, Alan, Arthur, John and an infant sister.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be Monday, April 18, 2016 at 11:00 AM at St. John’s Church of the Holy Family Parish, Rev. James Weighner officiating with burial in the Calvary Cemetery both in Prairie du Chien. Military honors will be accorded by the Prairie du Chien Honor Guard. Friends may call on Sunday, April 17, 2016 from 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM at the Garrity Funeral Home in Prairie du Chien, WI.

Obituary & photo published by Garrity Funeral Home in Prairie du Chien, WI.

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  • Created by: Jean
  • Added: 13 Apr 2016
  • Find A Grave Memorial 161005114
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Edward Prew (1 Jul 1943–12 Apr 2016), Find A Grave Memorial no. 161005114, citing Calvary Cemetery, Prairie du Chien, Crawford County, Wisconsin, USA ; Maintained by Jean (contributor 47905531) .