Edward Cowell age 68 of Perry passed away on Thursday, August 31, 2017 at his home, rural Perry, IA. Funeral services will be held on Thursday, September 7, 2017 at 12:30 p.m. at the Carris Family Funeral Home in Perry. Burial will be in the Iowa Veteran Cemetery at Adel, IA. Memorials will be given to the family and may be left at the Carris Family Funeral Home.


Edward Arthur Cowell was born on June 17, 1949 at St. Ignace Michigan to Albert and Helen (Ball) Cowell. He served his country in the Army for 14 years. He worked at worked for the City of Perry for many years. He enjoyed fishing and hunting.


In death he rejoins his parents, Albert and Helen Cowell.


Left to cherish Edward’s memory are his wife, Margie Pepperney, son, Richard (Rhonda) Fletcher, Dallas Center, IA, grandchildren, Kayla, Tyler, Cassidy and Aaron, siblings, Valerie Claud, Flat Rock, MI, Cheryl (Randy) McCloud, St. Ignace, MI, Julie (Michael Odem, Butler, IN, and Larry Cowell, North Carolina and numerous nieces and nephews.

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