Edmond Arnold Jarva

Edmond Arnold Jarva

Ed Jarva, 84, passed away Saturday, February 2, 2013.

Ed was born in Jacobson, Minnesota where he also married his wife of 60 years, Natalie. While in Minnesota he worked as a printer for the Duluth Herald.

Ed and Natalie relocated to Seattle where he worked for the Seattle Times as a type setter for 37-1/2 years before retiring in 1995.

Ed was an active member of Bethany Lutheran Church and enjoyed square dancing and traveling with his wife.

Ed is survived by his wife, Natalie, and children: Linda and husband Bill Houghton of Everett; and Joann and husband Bruce Laughman of Orlando. He is also survived by grandchildren: Jamie Houghton of Denver; and Julie and husband Stephen Heijster of Kirkland.

In lieu of flowers, please make donations to Group Health's Hospice Program.

Sign Ed's on-line Guest Book

at www.Legacy.com.

Published in The Seattle Times from Feb. 9 to Feb. 10, 2013