Edward C. LePard, Jr., 61, West Fargo, died Wednesday, December 9, 2009, at his home.
Edward LePard was born February 18, 1948, to Edward and Luella (Seward) LePard. He attended school in West Fargo and Fargo, and was employed in the area until his enlistment in the Marines in 1970. He enlisted for seven years and spent one year in Okinawa, Japan. In 1967, he married Yvonne Weiss. In 1992, he married Karen (Kvamme) LePard.
He is survived by his son, Wayne (Sara) LePard and their four sons, Hawley, Minn.; mother, Luella LePard, West Fargo; brother, Henry (Wanda) LePard and sisters, Sandra Tayman and Lillian (Dean) Dilde, both Fargo.
He was preceded in death by his father, Edward LePard, Sr.; brother, Verlin Lepard; wife, Karen and grandparents.
A memorial service was held on Saturday, December 12, 2009 in West Funeral Home, West Fargo. Burial was at Riverside Cemetery, Fargo.
Condolences can be sent online westfuneralhome.com.
(West Funeral Home, West Fargo)