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Edward B. Sohn, 79

Mar 29, 2010

Colorado Springs, Colo. — Edward Burton Sohn passed away at home on March 4, 2010.

Memorial services were held March 11 at the Shrine of Remembrance. A Celebration of Ed’s Life was held following the Memorial Service at the Eagles Lodge in Colorado Springs.

Edward was born Sept. 14, 1930, in Blue Earth to Ervin and Beatrice (Enger) Sohn. Ed married Maurine Iva Dray in 1951, who preceded him in death. Ed married Opal Johnson on June 6, 1984.

Ed is survived by his wife, Opal, of Colorado Springs; her three sons, Gary, Edward and Eugene Johnson, all of Colorado Springs; eight grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; step-mother, Margaret Sohn-Schmidt; brothers, Jim (Donna), and Wendel (Carol); sisters, Maxine (Loren) Wassman, Patricia (Ray) Bell and Lynette (Robert) Shupe; sister-in-law, Mary Sohn; and step-brother, Alfred Schmidt.

Preceded in death by his parents, brothers, Harold and Glendon, and first wife Maurine.