As a child he attended St. Joseph Roman Catholic Church. On December 14, 1975, he was united in marriage to Susan D. (Wethington) Endres at Centenary United Methodist Church in Lebanon, Indiana; she survives.
Ed was a 1974 graduate of Lebanon High School. He was a lineman with Boone County REMC for a number of years and later worked for MillerEads Company in Indianapolis for over 30 years as an industrial and commercial high voltage electrician. Ed was a member of IBEW 481 in Indianapolis where he served as an instructor for the apprenticeship program for several years.
He loved his family deeply and enjoyed traveling, farming, taking care of his land and tinkering in the barn, gardening and creating spreadsheets.
Survivors include his wife, Susan Endres of Lebanon; two sons, Steven (Tami) Endres of Lebanon, Kyle (Haley) Endres of Lebanon; four grandchildren, Oliver, Oscar, Oakley, and Madilyn; sister, Linda Endres Duke of Lebanon.
In addition to his parents, Ed was preceded in death by his stepfather, Bruce R. Bourne and brother-in-law, Denny Duke.
Graveside Memorial Services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, August 3, 2022, at Oak Hill Cemetery, 935 East Washington Street, in Lebanon, Indiana. Myers Mortuary and Boone County Crematory in Lebanon, Indiana has been entrusted with his arrangements.
Memorials may be given to the Boone County 4-H Clubs, 1300 East 100 South, Lebanon, IN 46052 or charity of the donor’s choice.