Edwin F. Nagell passed away on Wednesday, Jan. 27, 2010, at the University of Colorado Hospital in Denver due to complications of the H1N1 (swine) flu.
He was born in Rutland, Vt., on May 28, 1956, the son of the late Raymond and Geraldine Nagell.
Ed attended Granville High School and proudly served his country in the U.S. Navy.
He had a passion for sales and worked for various auto dealerships, receiving many awards along the way. Over the years he owned and operated small businesses out of his home in Colorado where he has lived for the past several years.
Ed was a loving and devoted father and enjoyed nothing more than the time he spent with his daughter Jesse. He was an avid hunter and loved spending time in the mountains. A cowboy at heart, horses played a large part in his life and he especially enjoyed attending rodeos and the Denver Stock Show with family and friends.
Ed was predeceased by his parents, and two infant brothers Robert and Kenneth.
Survivors are his beloved daughter, Jessica of Northglenn, Colo.; his brother, James Nagell and his wife, Mari, of Proctor, Vt.; and three sisters, Bonnie Shaw and her husband, James, of North Granville, Roxanne English and her husband, Edward, of Virginia Beach, Va., and Penny Rodrigues and her fiancé, Bickrum Tharu, of Granville. Survivors also include his former wife and friend, Tracy Waite Nagell of Northglenn, Colo.; and many nieces and nephews.
A memorial service will be held on Saturday, Feb. 6, at 2 p.m. at the Robert M King Funeral Home,23 Church St.
, Granville. Friends may call from 1 p.m. until the time of the service.