Edward Caudill, 76, of Perrysburg, passed away Friday, May 24, 2019, at his home surrounded by his loving family. Edward was born April 17, 1943, in Letcher County, Kentucky, to Cecil and Alice (Isom) Caudill. He proudly served our country in the United States Army. Edward married Claudia A. Wallace on March 23, 1968, in Virginia, and they shared 51 years together.
Edward worked as a laborer for General Motors and enjoyed fishing, gardening and traveling. He was a generous and kind hearted man and would do anything for anyone, also offering a helping hand.
Along with his wife, Claudia, he is survived by his daughters, Tonya (Marcus) Castro and Tammy (Ruben) Fonseca, Jr.; grandchildren, Marcus (Brianna) Castro, Zachary (Valerie) Castro, Cassidy (fiancé, Mikey) Castro, Emily Castro, Pierce Fonseca, Logan Fonseca and Sophia Fonseca; siblings, Wanda (Dean) Hurley, Dorothy Moore, Ina Cantrell, Lois (Ricky) Hilton, Jeffery (Kathy) Caudill; sisters-inlaw, Leona Caudill and Gwen Caudill; brother-in-law, Bill Rowe, and many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents, Cecil and Alice; sister, Emma Rowe; brothers, Orville “Ob” (Kathy), Curtis, Ivol, Cecil Ray, James and John Caudill; brothers-in-law, Herbert Moore and Martin Cantrell, and mother and father-in-law, Reba and Claude Wallace.
Friends were received Wednesday, May 29, from 2 to 8 p.m., and Thursday, May 30, from 2 to 8 p.m., at Witzler-Shank Funeral Home, 222 East South Boundary Street, Perrysburg (419-874-3133), where funeral services were held Friday, May 31, at 11 a.m. Burial followed in Fort Meigs Union Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made in Edward’s name to the American Cancer Society. Condolences may be made to the family online at witzlershank.com.