Edward W. “Ned” North, 77, formerly of Peru, passed away at 6:00 P.M., Sunday, April 21, 2019 at Five Star Residences of Noblesville, IN surrounded by loved ones. Ned was born in Kansas City, MO, on June 28, 1941, the son of Edward Wesley North, Jr. and Lois Connally North.
Ned was a graduate of Peru High School and went on to a successful sales career. A horse lover, Ned bred and raised Egyptian Arabian Horses and attended horse shows throughout the country. He enjoyed golf, travel and the beach, but his favorite time was when he was with his family, especially his grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Surviving is his wife, Sandra Holdren North, sons Michael (Cynthia) North of Noblesville, Jeff (Amy) North of Anthem, AZ and Kirk North of Noblesville; grandchildren Michael (Laura) North of Westfield, David (Tiffany) North of Los Angeles, CA and Austin North of Melbourne, Australia and great-grandchildren Kyle North and Campbell North; a sister Edith ( Milan) Dakich of Merrillville, IN and brothers-in-law Roderick Daniels of Peru and Ed (Mary Jo) Holdren of West Carrollton, OH. Ned was preceded in death by his parents, and a sister Martha Daniels.
A Memorial Gathering celebrating the life of Edward “Ned” North will be held from 2:00 to 6:00 P.M., Friday, April 26, 2019 at the Eikenberry-Eddy Funeral Home, 84 West Main Street, Peru.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made through the Eikenberry-Eddy Funeral Home to Riley Children’s Foundation.
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