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Edward M. Mutchler

January 20, 1925 ~ January 6, 2020 (age 94)

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Edward M. Mutchler "Mr. Ed", 94, passed away Tuesday, January 6, 2020, in Annapolis, Md. He was born January 20, 1925, in Mount Rainier, MD. Mr. Ed was preceded in death by his father Floyd, mother Francis, and six siblings.


He is survived by his loving wife, Mary Mutchler after 71 years of marriage. Also, his children Diane "Chris" Kriner, Cheryl Rosser, Kenneth Mutchler and Michael Mutchler. He also leaves behind his grandchildren Eric Kriner, Shawn Mutchler, Megan Balazek, Kenneth Mutchler Jr., Karen Vogel, William Rosser IV, as well as 6 great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews. 


Mr. Ed proudly served his nation during World War II, in the U.S. Army as a medic in the 45th Infantry Division. He was an active member of the American Legion Post #131 in Colmar Manor. He also served as councilman for Colmar Manor, MD from 1965-1975 and then as the mayor from 1975-1982. Mr. Ed was inducted into the PG County Volunteer Fire Department Hall of Fame after his many years of volunteer service with the Cottage City / Colmar Manor and Bunker Hill fire departments of which he remained an active member.  


In lieu of flowers, please send donations in his memory to: InFirst Responders or Wounded Warriors.
 

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Services

Visitation
Friday
January 10, 2020

2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Gasch's Funeral Home, P.A.
4739 Baltimore Avenue
Hyattsville, MD 20781

Visitation
Friday
January 10, 2020

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Gasch's Funeral Home, P.A.
4739 Baltimore Avenue
Hyattsville, MD 20781

American Legion Service
Friday
January 10, 2020

7:00 PM
Gasch's Funeral Home, P.A.
4739 Baltimore Avenue
Hyattsville, MD 20781

Fire Department Memorial Service
Friday
January 10, 2020

7:05 PM
Gasch's Funeral Home, P.A.
4739 Baltimore Avenue
Hyattsville, MD 20781

Interment
Friday
January 17, 2020

11:00 AM
Maryland Veterans Cemetery-Cheltenham
11301 Crain Highway
Cheltenham, MD 20623

Donations

Wounded Warrior Project
1120 G Street, NW, Washington DC 20005
Web: http://www.woundedwarriorproject.org/

InFirst Responders Foundation
6462 Little River Turnpike, Alexandria VA 22312
Tel: 1-703-914-2739
Web: https://www.facebook.com/InFirstResponders/

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