LAGRANGE — Charles E. "Ed" Sawyer, 45, of LaGrange, died Friday, Jan. 31, at Parkview LaGrange Hospital.
He was a 20-year employee and a CV Tech at Nishikawa Standard Company in Topeka, and a lifetime resident of LaGrange County.
Ed was born on July 6, 1968 in Kendallville, to the Rev. William J. and Delores J. (Ritchie) Sawyer.
Delores survives in LaGrange.
On July 3, 1998, he married Vada Sparkman in South Milford.
Surviving are his wife, Vada of LaGrange; mother Delores; daughters Camryn and Ciara Sawyer, both of LaGrange, andHeather Lovely and Bambi (Frank) Pasztor; three grandchildren; siblings Naomi (Trinity) Adamski and Regina Creech Sawyer, David Sawyer and Chuck (Tina) Sawyer, all of LaGrange; and sister-in-law Angie Sawyer of LaGrange.
His father and a brother, Rodney L. Sawyer, predeceased him.
Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. with a 6 p.m. service Wednesday, Feb. 5, at South Milford Independent Church. Funeral services will be at 11a.m. Thursday, Feb. 6, at the church. Burial will be in Woodruff Cemetery.
Memorials may be contributed to South Milford Independent Church.