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Edwin Woodrow Udey, 72, of Rockford, passed away on Sunday, February 12, 2017. He was born January 10, 1945, in Warsaw, New York; the son of Edwin C. and Lucille M. (Cummings) Udey. He married Diana Jean Clark on July 6, 1982. He was employed as a heavy equipment operator with Midwest Operating Engineers Local 150, mostly in demolition. Following retirement, he enjoyed fishing, camping and lending a hand to friends, neighbors and family.
He is survived by his wife, Diana; children, Mandy (Aaron) Patterson, Jenny (Carlos) Arevalo, Matthew Udey, and Anna Udey; and sisters Sharon (John) Barca, and Sandy Human. He is also survived by grandchildren: Tyler, Jacob, and Rachel Patterson, Victor and CJ Arevalo, and Adam, Melody, and Logan Toornman.
Memorial Service will be held on Sunday, February 19 at 5:00 pm in Rock Church, 6732 Harrison Ave, Rockford, IL 61108. Visitation begins at 4:00 PM and the service is at 5:00 PM. To share a memory or online condolence, visit Olson Funeral and Cremation Services assisted the family with arrangements.

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  1. Linda Zumpf

    Dear Jenny and Family. I'm am very sorry for the loss you have experienced. Y prayers go with you and yours. Love, Linda

  2. Joyce Dill

    Diana and family, I am so sorry to hear of Ed's death. We will be flying home from Henderson, NV. Sunday and will not be able to attend services, but you will be in our thoughts and prayers during this difficult time. God Bless.

  3. Edgar perez

    He is already in the precence of our realy sorry mom Diana .i will have him always un muy heart. :(

  4. John and Sue Hausen

    So sorry for your loss. God be with your family.

  5. Mary Beeding (Bracken)

    I'm so sorry to hear of Uncle Ed's passing. I have been praying for peace for all of you. Love you all.

  6. Lisa (Wilder) Ward

    I'm so sorry to see this news. Praying for much peace and comfort for all of you!

  7. Jerry Wojtko

    Sorry to hear of his passing. God bless.

  8. Barry & Jody Lovett

    Dear Diana & Family, You are all in our thoughts and prayers. Love, Barry & Jody

  9. Connie Zewde

    Diana and family I am so sorry to learn of Ed's passing. May he know peace in God's grace. May you find comfort in HIS arms.

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