Obituaries

Edwin W. 'Ed' Millsap 1956 - 2011 Leavenworth

Services for Edwin “Ed” W. Millsap, 55, Leavenworth, will be 10 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 23, at Alden-Harrington Funeral Home, Bonner Springs. Burial will be in Bonner Springs Cemetery.
Mr. Millsap died Friday, Nov. 18, 2011, at his home while surrounded by his family after a courageous battle with mesothelioma.
He was born Feb. 16, 1956, in Kansas City, Kan., the son of Sonny and Jacki Millsap. He grew up in Piper and attended schools there.
He was an over-the-road truck driver and raced stock cars at Lakeside and I-70 Speedways.
He married his wife, Teresa, on Sept. 17, 1983, in Piper.
An infant daughter, Laura, preceded him in death.
Survivors include his wife, Teresa Millsap, of the home; three children, Jennifer, Tarah and Bryan; five grandchildren; his mother, Jacki Cahill; five siblings, Gary Millsap, Vicki Davis, Patti Clark, Bill Millsap and Shari Lint; and his beloved dog Abby.
Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.
The family suggests memorials to St. Luke’s Hospice, sent in care of the funeral home, 214 Oak St., Bonner Springs, KS 66012.