Edward Arnold Ulvestad, 86, passed away Wednesday, June 12, 2013. Graveside service: 3:15 p.m. Friday, June 28, in DFW National Cemetery. Rememberances: St. Gregory's Preschool, 1091 Country Club Drive, Mansfield, Texas 76063; DFW Dachshund Rescue, P.O. Box 1892, Colleyville, Texas 76034; or
. Ed served in the U.S. Navy
during World War II
and was a graduate of the University of Michigan
, where he was a member of Sigma Chi fraternity. Ed was a member of St. Gregory's Anglican Episcopal Church of Mansfield. Many thanks to Avalon Alzheimer's Residential Care and Gardendale Hospice. Ed was preceded in death by his first wife, Cynthia Collins Ulvestad, and four siblings. Survivors: Wife of 31 years, Barbara of Mansfield; son, Eric of Lincoln, Ill.; daughter, Jill of Bethesda, Md.; stepsons, Stephen Klotz, Rancho Cucamonga, Calif. and Phillip Klotz of Mansfield; six grandchildren; one great-grandchild; and three amazing dachshunds.