Edward E. Waters, of Eagle, passed away Thursday, November 3, 2011 at the age of 75. He was born October 26, 1936 in Lansing, the son of Floyd and Marion Waters. Ed was a member of Bethlehem Lutheran Church. He was a skilled carpenter, and a partner with Watros Construction. Ed was an avid MSU fan, and loved spending time with family and friends at his cottage on Maston Lake. He was devoted to his princess, Darci.
Surviving are his wife of 55 years, Shelby Waters; children, Janell Liles and Jillayne (Tim) Nelson; grandsons, Nicholas (Laura) Liles, Brett Liles; stepgranddaughters, Suzanne (Andrew) Hinman and Katherine Nelson; brothers, William and Floyd; and sister, Mildred. He was preceded in death by his parents.
A memorial service will be held at 11:00 a.m. Monday, November 7, 2011 at Bethlehem Lutheran Church. The family will receive friends at the Estes-Leadley Greater Lansing Chapel from 6-8 p.m. Sunday. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions are suggested to the Alzheimer’s Association or Hospice House of Mid-Michigan.