Edward Lee Tomlinson, 79, of Circleville, passed away on March 22, 2017.
He was born on May 30, 1937, in Circleville, to Charles and Evelyn (Taylor) Tomlinson Sr.
He retired from Kroger and was a member of BPOE 77 and an avid Ohio State fan who loved yard work and watching grandkids’ sporting events.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by brother, Chuck Tomlinson Jr.; and by a sister, Jean Eldridge.
Edward is survived by his significant other, Jeane Crider; children, Kym (Brian) Barr, Teresa Walker, Tommy and Todd (Jennifer) Tomlinson, Pam Johnson and Cheryl (Alan) Young; grandchildren, Joshua, Natalie, Christopher, Victoria, Morgan, Jack, Drew, Steven, Mitchell, David, Hannah and Phillip; brother, Mick Tomlinson; and by sister, Liz Arledge.
Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, March 27, 2017, at Forest Cemetery. Friends may call from 2 to 5 p.m. Sunday, March 26, 2017, at Wellman Funeral Home.
Memorial contributions are suggested to Leukemia Society, Central Ohio Chapter, 2215 Citygate Dr., Suite A, Columbus, OH 43219.
Online condolences can be made to www.wellmanfuneralhomes.com.
This article originally appeared on The Pickaway News Journal