Funeral Services celebrating the life of Edward Lloyd Butterfass, age 60 of Watkins will be 12pm Thursday, July 28, 2011 at the Miller-Carlin Funeral Chapel in St. Cloud.  Pastor Janine Olson will officiate.  Edward died at the St. Cloud Hospital Thursday morning surrounded by family.  Family and friends may call from 10am until the time of the service on Thursday at the Funeral Home.  Arrangements are being made with the Miller-Carlin Funeral Home of
St. Cloud.

Edward was born August 6, 1950 in Watertown MN to Lloyd and Esther(Koch)Butterfass.  He grew up in Waverly, and later moved to a farm in Watkins where he lived the rest of his life.  He married Sandra Munsterteiger on August 14, 1971 in Buffalo MN.  Ed worked his whole life as a farmer.  He enjoyed playing cards and marbles, going to sporting events, collecting tractors, going to flea markets and auctions, and spending time with his grandchildren. He was an active member in Heartland Community Action Agency and Minnesota State Council on Disability.

Ed is survived by his wife Sandra Butterfass, Watkins; his children Joshua Butterfass, St. Cloud; Jessica (Tony) Fudali, Buffalo; Justin(Kris) Butterfass, Watkins; Jennifer (Jesse) Gunderson, Waconia; Joni (Eric) Warhol, Becker; Jyme Butterfass (Justin Rauen), Minneapolis; Jamie Butterfass (Spence Hardy), Anoka; his parents Lloyd and Esther Butterfass, Waverly; his siblings Doris (Bob) Schendel, Waverly; Esther (Melvin) Rausch, Stewart; Loren Butterfass, GA; and his 12 grandchildren.

He is preceded in death by his grandson Isaac Butterfass.