Omaha, Nebraska, resident Eldred "Ed" Worthington was born on October 7, 1945. He passed away on August 31, 2019, at the age of 73.
He was preceded in death by parents, Marie and Eldred Worthington; brother, Garl; father-in-law, Dallas (Pete) Jugert; and brother-in-law, James Jugert.
Ed is survived by his wife, Judy; children, Dennis (Donna), Dawn (John) and David (Missy); grandchildren, Grant, Whitney, Sam, Hailee, Rachel and Adam; sister, Gwen (Kelly) Dey; mother-in-law, Ardell Jugert; sisters-in-law, Karen Worthington and Jeanne (Calvin) Alberts; and a large extended family.
Ed graduated from Hastings High School and served three years in the U.S. Navy. He worked for the UP Railroad for 33 years. Ed will be remembered as a loving husband, great father and grandfather as well as caring neighbor and loyal friend.
Celebration of Life is 1-4 p.m. Saturday, September 7, at American Legion Post 374, 13913 S St., Omaha NE. Inurnment will be 10 a.m. Friday, September 6, at Omaha National Cemetery, 14250 Schram Rd, Omaha NE. Memorials to be directed by the family. Arbor Cremation Society in charge of arrangements.