Edward F. Hoover Jr., 79, of Waterford, Ohio, died Sunday (Feb. 23, 2014) at Marietta Memorial Hospital.
He was born Oct. 31, 1934, in Morgan County, son of Edward F. Hoover Sr. and Grace P. Hunter Hoover. He had been a truck driver for Milk Marketing Inc. for over 20 years.
He was married Oct. 4, 1958, to Alice Maxine Hinton Hoover, who died Oct. 20, 2008. He is survived by a son, Kelly Hoover of Waterford; two daughters, Karen Martin and Karla Hoover of Waterford; a stepson, Randy (Raleen) Hinton of Foley, Alabama; six grandchildren, Ryan (Jen) Hinton, Robin Hinton, Jeff (Missy) Hoover, Anna (Wes) Johnson, Cameron Hoover and Analyn Hoover; six great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his wife, parents, six brothers and two sisters.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday at McCurdy Funeral Home in Beverly with the Rev. James Porter officiating. Burial will be in Waterford Cemetery. Friends may call from 2 to 4 and 6 to 9 p.m. on Tuesday.
Special thanks to the ICU and Fourth Floor at Marietta Memorial Hospital, Dr. Krupadev and Dr. Louden for the special care they provided to our dad.
Online condolences may be made by visiting www.mccurdyfh.com.