Edward Lee Putnam, 58, of Augusta, WV, passed away Saturday, August 27, 2011 at home surrounded by his family. The funeral will be held Wednesday at 2:00 p.m. at Dellinger Funeral Home in Woodstock. Pastor Dave Casto will officiate. Burial will follow in Sunset View Memorial Gardens in Woodstock.
Mr. Putnam was born December 15, 1952 in Leesburg, VA son of Paul David Putnam of Arkansas and Virginia Benson Luttrell of Woodstock. He was a former electrician working for Local 26. He was preceded in death by his wife, Dru Marie Putnam.
He is survived by three daughters, Lindsay Putnam Mahanes and her husband Christopher of Edinburg, Jessica Putnam and Victor Green of Edinburg and Kelly Putnam of Augusta, WV; step son, Josh Hocter of Strasburg; six brothers and sisters, Alan Putnam of Augusta, Cindy Weakley of Manassas, Kenny Putnam of MD., Diane McMullan- Staffa of Woodstock, Richie McMullan of VA and Sandy Ross of Winchester; two grandchildren, Brooke Green and Brynn Mahanes and special friend of the family, Sam Rowles of Woodstock.
Pallbearers will be Kenny Putnam, Richie McMullan, Alan Putnam, Chris Mahanes, Victor Green and Josh Hocter.
Honorary pallbearers will be Sam Rowles and Gary Bowman.
The family will receive friends Tuesday from 6-8 p.m. at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Edward Putnam Burial Fund, C/o Dellinger Funeral Home, 157 N. Main Street, Woodstock, VA 22664.