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In Memory of
Edward E. Fanning, Jr.
April 12, 1928 - November 5, 2021

Edward (Ed) Fanning Jr, loving husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather died peacefully at The Gables of Westerville, Westerville, Ohio. Ed was 93 years old. He graduated from the University of Toledo in 1951 with a Bachelors Degree in Education, then served in the United States Marine Corp during the Korean War from 1951-53. Many of his best stories came from his days in the Marine Corp. He spent most of his professional career as an Executive with the Boy Scouts of America from 1954-78. In later years he was the Executive Director of the Public Accountants Society of Ohio from 1981-87, and the Executive Director of The Ohio Society of Professional Engineers (OSPE) from 1987-93. He retired completely in 2002 after working part time for Midwest Medical as a Sales and Marketing Executive. Ed is survived by his wife Joyce Fanning, children, William Fanning of Athens, OH, David C. Fanning of Westerville, OH; grandchildren, Amy Fanning of Westerville, OH, David E. Fanning of Westerville, OH, Kevin Teeples of Dublin, OH and Nicole Teeples of Westerville, OH; great-granddaughter, Ripley Fanning of Westerville, OH; siblings, Virginia Everson and Wilma Van Gundy. There will be no memorial service. In lieu of cards or flowers please consider making a donation to the Marine Corps Toys for Tots, or Capital City Hospice


Joy O'Connor

Nov 13, 2021

Dear Joyce, I just learned of Ed's passing, my thoughts and prayers are with you. Remember fondly my visits with you and Ed when I would call on you behalf of the Church of Messiah.


Jane Swanson

Nov 13, 2021


Jane Swanson

Nov 13, 2021


Barbara & Del Price

Nov 21, 2021


tina and John douglas

Dec 5, 2021

Joyce and Family, John and I are so sorry. If we can ever do anything to help you Joyce, please let us know. With Love and Prayer. Tina & John


Randy Courter

Dec 7, 2021

Joyce, I just learned of Ed's passing. My thoughts and prayers are with you and the family. Please don't hesitate to reach out if there is anything I can do. Randy Courter