Ed was born September 4, 1927 to Henry and Helen Dalton in Wilmington, Ohio. In 1956 Ed and his wife Alice moved to Snelling, CA.
Ed was a rancher for many years. He also worked with Alice for Motel 6 for many years which led to many different places.
Ed is survived by his son Richard; six grandchildren and numerous great and great great grandchildren. Ed was preceded by his wife Alice on July 30, 2021, and two sons Kenny and Robert.
Ed and Alice will be laid to rest together at Snelling Cemetery, Snelling, CA.