Ned was born on October 18, 1923 and passed away on Wednesday, January 11, 2017.
Ned was a resident of Van Wert, Ohio at the time of his passing.
He was a 1941 graduate of Ohio City-Liberty High School who attended the Ohio State University and The Citadel in Charleston South Carolina.
He was married to Margaret.
Services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Monday January 16 2017 at First United Methodist Church Van Wert with Father Donald Davidson a close family friend officiating. Interment will follow at Van Wert Woodland Cemetery where military rites will be conducted by the combined honor guard of the American Legion and V.F.W. Posts of Van Wert. Calling hours will be from 2 - 7 p.m. Sunday January 15 at Cowan Son Funeral Home. A Masonic service will be held at 7 p.m. Sunday.