Edward Totty Jr.

Friday, October 25, 2002

ROCKVIEW, Mo. -- Edward B. Totty Jr., 88, of Collinsville, Ill., died Monday, Oct. 21, 2002, in Canteen Township, Ill.

He was born May 25, 1914, at Rockview, son of Edward B. and Mary Elizabeth Holmes Totty Sr.

Totty had been a painter at Pfizer.

Survivors include his wife, Barbara; five sons, Donald, Doug and Mike Totty of State Park Place, Ill., Ronald Totty of Fairmont City, Ill., Elmer Totty of Seminole, Okla.; two daughters, Betty Martinez of Seminole, Diana Merrell of Fairmont City; two stepsons, Charles Williams of Troy, Ill., Bryan Williams of Kansas City, Kan.; two stepdaughters, Marilyn McDaniel and Debra Hayes of State Park Place; 33 grandchildren; and numerous great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by three sons and three daughters.

The funeral was Wednesday at Lake View Funeral Home in Fairview Heights, Ill. Burial was in Lake View Memorial Gardens.