"Our Commitment is to Service above Profit."

Ernest Edsall

Born: Tue., Sep. 25, 1928
Died: Sat., Jan. 18, 2014


4:00 PM to 5:00 PM, Mon., Jan. 20, 2014
Location: Watonga

Funeral Service

2:00 PM Tue., Jan. 21, 2014
Location: Methodist Church

Print Obituary   Home Page All Obituaries

Music by The Piano Brothers

Ernest Gorby “Bud” Edsall was born September 25th 1928 and passed away January 18, 2014. He was the oldest son and one of the 8 children of Ernest Leroy (Curly) Edsall and Edith (Gorby) Edsall. Raised and educated in the Watonga area.

He married Martha Bell Nigh of Hitchcock on July 11th 1949 in Perryton, Texas. They had 5 children, Kathryn Edsall Wilson of Quartz Mountain, Marilyn Cook and husband John of Watonga, Susan Edsall of Canton, Virginia Unruh and husband Jerry of Hitchcock, and son Ernest Daniel (Danny) Edsall of Watonga. 11 Grandchildren and 14 Great Grandchildren . He was hardworking and a dedicated farmer who loved his land and cattle. He was preceded in death by his beloved wife Martha, his parents, Sisters; Nona May Brandt, Elmira Scheffler and husband Marvin, Bonnie Bode and husband Walt, and brother in law Merle McDowell , and 1 Granddaughter Carmea Cook. Survivors include all 5 children, 11 grandchildren, 14 great grandchildren, Brother Earl “Chub” Edsall and wife Janet, Sisters Patsy McDowell, Donna Bond and husband Danny, Greta Wright and husband Raymond and numerous Neices and Nephews. Family was everything to him. He was a loving husband, father, and grandfather. He will be missed for his humor and kindness. Martha said he never met or knew a stranger.

Click to send flowers using our local area florist
Direct website to florist ordering, saving on wire fees
View/Sign the Condolence Book

Click the button to generate a printable document containing all condolences submitted

Condolence Booklet

Image: Suat Eman / FreeDigitalPhotos.net