Edward L. Borneman

Edward L. "Eddie" Borneman

Age 62, of Indianapolis, passed away Saturday November 30, 2013 surrounded by his family. He graduated from Lawrence Central High School and attended Indiana University and when he learned his US Draft Lottery number was 53 he joined the US Navy. He was an air traffic controller serving in the Vietnam War. Eddie was an Auto Wholesaler for many years. When he was at IU nicknames came into his life such as "Ed the Red", "Louie", "The Legend", "Edgie" and "Special Ed".

Survivors include his wife; Tammy, parents: William L. and Ethel (Benham) Borneman; step children; Jeremy and Jamie Hudson. Step grandchildren are; Mandy, Sommer and Brooklyn. One brother; Terry M. (Thelma-deceased) Borneman. His nieces include: Ashley Ritter and Rachael Klein. Private family services will be held. You are invited to visit the website http://www.leppertmortuary.com where you may share a personal memory of Eddie, sign the guest book or arrange for a memorial contribution to VA Hospice, 1481 West 10th Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202. Leppert Mortuary & Crematory, Nora Chapel , is assisting with arrangements.

Funeral Home

Leppert Mortuary Nora Chapel
740 E 86th Street Indianapolis, IN 46240
(317) 844-3966

Published in the The Indianapolis Star on Dec. 4, 2013