Ed Chepan, age 78 of Pensacola, Florida, passed away on Saturday, November 22, 2008. Ed retired from the US Coast Guard with over 20 years of service. After his retirement, he worked for the Residence Inn for 10 years and then worked for Clark Fork Lift Company.
Ed is survived by his wife of 53 years, Ida Stabler Chepan; son, Ronnie Sims (Linda), grandchildren, Ronnie Sims, Jr. and Aggie Sims; great-grandchildren, John and Jacob; and brother, Don Chepan. He was preceded in death by his parents, Edwin E. and Mary Chepan.
Funeral service will be held at 1 PM on Tuesday, November 25, 2008, at Faith Funeral Home South, 100 Beverly Pkwy, Pensacola, FL. Interment will follow at Barrancas National Cemetery.
As published in the Pensacola News Journal