Edward Carl (Ed) Evanhoe, formerly of Topeka, KS, passed away on October 13, 2011 in Antlers. He was born April 4, 1932 in Henryetta to Bernard M. (Bob) and Clara M. Evanhoe. He joined the US Army in late 1949 serving until 1966 and was a veteran of the Korean War. He had numerous commendations and awards, most notably the Korean Partisan Honor Medal, awarded to Korean and American personnel who served with the 8086th and 8240th Army Units during the Korean War. He was life member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars and Special Operations Association. After leaving the Army, he worked in construction until his retirement. Ed was married to Delpia Turner Evanhoe in 1972. She survives along with his three children from his first marriage to Kyoko Takata, Charles E. (Chuck) Evanhoe of Dayton, OH; Mark E. Evanhoe of Topeka, KS; Michiko (Michi) Snell of Topeka, KS and five grandchildren. His remains were inurned at Mt. Hope Cemetery in Topeka, KS with his parents. No contributions or memorials are desired.
Funeral services conducted by Mills & Coffey Funeral Home in Antlers