Edward A. Wening, 83, Jasper

Wening EdwardEdward A. Wening, 83, of Jasper, died Tuesday (September 15) at Memorial Hospital and Health Care Center in Jasper. He was born in Portersville February 21, 1932, to Leo and Annetta (Kieffner) Wening. He married Ioma D. Sendelweck April 26, 1955, at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Haysville.

Ed was a U.S. Army veteran and served during the Korean Conflict. He was a lifelong farmer with his family farm, Wening Farms. He was a member of St. Paul’s Church where he served as president and other positions throughout the years. He was a member of American Legion Post No. 147, Moose Lodge No. 1175, and the Jasper German Club. He enjoyed farming, dancing, card playing, and his family.

He is survived by his wife, Ioma Wening; one daughter, Brenda L. Pfister, and husband Joe, Carmel; one son, Brent Wening and wife, Joanie, Jasper; five grandchildren, Byron and Tyler Wening and Nicholas, Kenwyn, and Kendall Pfister; one great-grandson, Jayce Wening, and one sister, Lovella Nigg, Jasper.

Friends may call from 2-8 p.m. at the Becher-Kluesner North Chapel in Jasper and frp, 10-11 a.m. Saturday at St. Paul’s Church. The Jasper Moose Lodge will conduct a memorial service at 6 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Paul’s Church, the American Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, or to a favorite charity. Funeral services at 11 a.m. Saturday at St. Paul’s Church with burial following in the church cemetery. American Legon Post No. 147 will conduct military graveside rites.

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