Edward A. Pfau passed away on May 14, 2012 in Lake Havasu City, AZ at the age of 73.
Posted June 29, 2012
He was born on May 3, 1939 to Edward and Viola (Rubbert) Pfau in Rugby, North Dakota.
Eddie, as he was known to as family and friends, joined the U.S. Navy out of high school and stayed for 30 years. While he was in the Navy he served on various carriers and squadrons. He started his flying carrier in 1969. He received his private, commercial, instrument and multi-engine license one year to the day.
He worked as an airplane and power-plant mechanic for numerous years. In the year 1996 he built an experimental RV-6 and he discovered that it was not a bad aerobatic airplane. He served as QB Governor and by his own admission was a very good airport bum.
He married Kathryn January 10, 2009 and cherished every minute. During their time together they enjoyed traveling. Motorcycling with his brother and sister-in-law was the most memorable. Loving it all.
Eddie is survived by his wife, Kathryn; sisters, Elizabeth Wick and Marilyn Wick of AZ; Brothers Don (Ruby) Pfau of AZ, Rob (Vickie) Pfau of Washington, Steve (Carolynne) Pfau of North Dakota; Step-Daughter Janice Burrage of Laughlin, NV and grandchildren.
He was preceeded in death by his first wife, Jewel and his parents.
Cremation has taken place per Eddie’s wishes and memorial services were at Lietz-Fraze Funeral Home & Crematory on June 16, 2012 at 10 am.
Thoughts and condolences can be sent to Eddie’s family at www.lietzfrazefuneralhome.com
Arrangements were placed under the care of Lietz-Fraze Funeral Home & Crematory.