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Sadler III, Edward T. 1956-2022 St. Joseph, Missouri | Obituary

Edward T. Sadler III, 65, of St. Joseph, died Wednesday, January 19, 2022 at a St. Joseph Health Facility. He was born on August 9, 1956 in Bernalillo County, New Mexico, the son of Rubye and Edward Sadler. He graduated from high school in California and later attended Highland College in Highland, Kansas. He married Edna Helton on December 9, 2008 in Nevada.

Ed was a union worker, working with many aspects of the construction field. He enjoyed fishing and going to the lake, where he enjoyed bird watching. He also enjoyed watching the sunset from the King Hill lookout and watching movies. Ed was a member of the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses.

Previous in death is his father, Edward Sadler Jr.

Survivors include: wife, Edna Sadler of the house; mother, Rubye Sadler of Oakland, California; daughters, Jessica Sadler and Melissa (Haime) Veta, both of California; sisters, Lisa Sadler of California, Bonnie (Richard) Hollis of California, Cindy (Russell) Anderson of Des Moines, Iowa; and four grandchildren, Kaleb, Antionette, Sofia and Taylor.

Mr Sadler was cremated in the care of Rupp Funeral Home. A memorial service will be scheduled at a later date.

Memorials are requested at the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses.

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