Rosary: Monday, March
12, 2018 at 9:30 a.m. at Holy Family Catholic Church
at 10 a.m. at the church
11 a.m. Monday at the Church
Funeral home: Peasley Funeral Home, Lincoln
Edward J. Pluth, 88, of Lincoln
passed away on Wednesday, March 7, 2018 at Abraham
Lincoln Memorial Hospital.
A Mass of Christian Burial Service will be held on
Monday, March 12, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. at Holy Family
Catholic Church with Rev. Simon Taabu officiating .
Visitation will be held from 10:00 a.m. until 11:00
a.m. at the Church.
A Rosary Service will be held at 9:30 a.m. at the
church prior to the visitation.
Burial will be in St. Mary's Cemetery. Military
Rites will be accorded by American Legion Post # 263
Edward Joseph Pluth was born on May 15, 1929 in
Lincoln the son of Edward Martin and Freda Krusemark
Pluth. He was united in marriage to Joan Pokorski on
December 11, 1951 at St. Patrick's Catholic Church
in Lincoln. She survives.
Also surviving are his daughter: Caryn (Don)
McLaughlin of Lincoln. Four grandchildren: Sarah
(Justin) Ramlow, Amy (Jarret) Phelps, Shanan
(Nicholas) Hoffman, Greg Pluth. Six great
Ed was the last surviving member of
his immediate family.
He was preceded in death by one son:
Stephen Pluth, two sisters: Louise Brown and Lorene
Ed graduated from Lincoln Community
High School in 1947 and then graduated from the
College of St. Joseph in St. Joseph, Indiana. He
served in the United States Air Force from 1951 to
He retired as Owner / Operator of Pluth Tin Shop in
1994 after 38 years of service.
He is a member of Holy Family Catholic Church,
Knight s of Columbus Council # 1250 , 4th Degree
Knight, American Legion Post # 263 and Elks Lodge #
Ed was a loving husband, father and Big Pa Pa.
Memorials may be made to Carroll
Peasley Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
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