Edward Dean “Ed” Veatch, 64, of rural Bloomfield, passed away on Dec. 14, 2020 at his home. He was born November 13, 1956 in Centerville to Joe Dean and Wilma RuJane Parker Veatch. He married Bonnie Walker on Nov. 1, 1997 at the Pleasant Valley Baptist Church in Davis County. Ed worked for American Tank and Welding for many years.
Ed loved spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren. He enjoyed working on vehicles including Jeep Willys. Ed was a preacher for the Church of Christ for many years. He will be greatly missed by his family and friends.
He is survived by his wife, Bonnie; five sons, Chris (Cheryl) Veatch of Bloomfield, Seth (Alexis) Veatch of Fairfield, Derek Veatch of Bloomfield, Andy (Kayla Gulley) Veatch of Moulton, Michael Veatch of Bloomfield; special son, Kobe Boone of Bloomfield; five grandchildren, Avery, Brylee, Adrian, Karter, Kyler; mother, Wilma (Bill Horning) Veatch of Washington; two brothers, Bryan (Lisa) Veatch, Doug (Becky) Veatch, both of Pulaski; three sisters, Tammy (Kendal) Neel of Glenwood, Mo., Becky (Johnny) Buckallew of Lancaster, Mo., Teresa Hopwood of Bloomfield; and special friend, Angelique Marshall of Bloomfield.
He was preceded in death by his father.
Funeral services were Friday, Dec. 18, 2020 at the First Baptist Church in Bloomfield with Pastor Matt Froah officiating. Burial of the cremated remains will be at a later date. A memorial has been established to his family. Wagler Funeral Home in Bloomfield was in charge of arrangements and online condolences may be directed to www.waglerfuneralhome.com.