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Edward LePard Jr.

Feb. 18, 1948-Dec. 9, 2009

Edward C. LePard, Jr., 61, of West Fargo, died Wednesday, December 9, 2009 at his home.

Edward LePard Jr. was born to Edward and Luella (Seward) LePard on February 18, 1948. He attended school in West Fargo and Fargo, and was employed in the area until his enlistment in the U.S. Marines in 1970. He enlisted for seven years and spent one year in Okinawa, Japan.

In 1967, Edward married Yvonne Weiss. In 1992, he married Karen (Kvamme) LePard.

Surviving Edward are his son, Wayne and Sara LePard and their four sons, of Hawley; mother, Luella LePard of West Fargo; brother, Henry (Wanda) LePard; and sisters, Sandra Tayman and Lillian (Dean) Dilde, both of Fargo.

Preceding him in death were his father, Edward LePard, Sr.; brother, Verlin Lepard; wife, Karen; and his grandparents.

Funeral services are set for 11 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 12, in West Funeral Home, West Fargo, with a visitation one hour prior to services. Burial will be in Riverside Cemetery, Fargo. Condolences may be left online at