Edwin L. Spittler Jr., 57 of 77 Minard Run Road, passed away peacefully, surrounded by his loving family at his home on Wednesday, August 8, 2018. He fought a courageous 29 month battle with Multiple Myeloma.
Born April 9, 1961, in Bradford, he was a son of the late Edwin L. and Mary R. (Rumsey) Spittler Sr.
Ed was a 1979 graduate of Eisenhower High School and received his Bachelors of Science Degree from Penn State University in 1983.
On July 23, 1983, in Warren, he married his high school sweetheart Cheryl B. (Johnson) Spittler who survives.
Ed was employed as a Personal Account Executive at Sundahl Insurance Company for the last 29 years.
He was a former member and Past President of the Bradford Community Soccer Club and the Custer CityRew Baseball League, coaching those sports for over 22 years. Ed impacted so many lives in the community through his many years of volunteer coaching. He was a former member of the Bradford Township Lions Club and the Bradford Chamber of Commerce.
Ed was a devoted husband, father, and grandfather, in addition to his family he was equally passionate about Penn State University sports and his Penn State Alumni Association.
Surviving in addition to his wife, Cheryl, of 35 years, are one son, Jacoby (Megan) Spittler of Volant, two daughters, Jenna (Cassidy) Corah of Lewis Run and Abbie Spittler of Bradford, three grandchildren, Jack and Meredith Spittler and Gideon Corah, one sister, Susan Clark of Smethport and one brother, Dana (Teri) Spittler of East Smethport, his uncle, Dr. David Rumsey (Katie) of Smethport, his aunt, Connie Spittler of Bradford, several nieces and nephews and his devoted dog, Zoey.
The family will receive friends of Ed’s on Sunday, August 12, 2018, from 2-4 pm & 6-8 pm in the HollenbeckCahill Funeral Homes Inc. 372 East Main St., where funeral services will be held on Monday at 11:00 am with Rev. Max Simms, Pastor of the Hilltop Baptist Church officiating. Burial will be in McKean Memorial Park Cemetery.
Memorial contributions, if desired, may be directed to the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society or the charity of the donor’s choice.
Online condolences may be expressed at www.hollenbeckcahill.com