A memorial service will be 7 p.m. Monday, October 7, 2013, at the Penwell-Gabel Mass-Hinitt Funeral Chapel 805 Caroline Ave. for Edmund Peter “Pete” Caldwell, 58, Junction City, KS. A visitation will be held one hour prior to the service at the funeral home. Cremation has taken place.
Memorial contributions may be given to the Disabled American Veterans’ Thrift Store 1505 N. Washington Street Junction City, KS. 66441.
Pete was born January 24, 1955, in Munich, Germany the son of AD and Ingeborg (Holstein) Caldwell. He retired from the United States Army a Sergeant First Class. After his retirement he worked as a cook for the Child Youth Services at Fort Riley. He was a member of the American Legion Post #45, Elks Lodge #1037 and the Eagles Lodge #830 all of Junction City, KS.
He married Lyly Mach on December 30, 1977, at Fort Ord, California. She survives.
Other survivors include one son, P.J. Caldwell of Kansas City, MO. and three daughters, Natalie Nations of Junction City, KS., Kim Nations of Milford, KS. and Sam Caldwell of Junction City, KS. He is also survived by one sister Rose Atkinson of Pacific Grove, CA. and nine grandchildren and one great grandchild.