Edward A. ‘Ed’ Orgas

July 31, 1928 - May 1, 2009

Edward A. "Ed" Orgas of Mukwonago found peace on the fairway to heaven Friday, May 1, 2009, at age 80.

He was the beloved husband of Marceine (nee Hammel) for 58 years; the loving father of Gary, Ellen (Bruce) Leggett, Joy (Scott) Reeves and Duane (Susan); and the loving grandfather of nine grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. He was the dear brother of Robert (Lorraine), Dale and David (Arlene). He is further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and many friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Edward and Eleanora; his sister, Susan Moore; and sister-in-law, Shirley.

Ed retired from Badger Mutual. He was an avid Packers and Badgers fan. He enjoyed golf and often would say there was no such thing as a bad round of golf. He also enjoyed many years of coaching local youth baseball and he loved talking about "HIS BOYS."

Visitation will be held from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. today, May 5, at Schmidt & Bartelt Van Valin Funeral and Cremation Services, 315 Main St., Mukwonago, and also from 10 a.m. until the 11 a.m. funeral service Wednesday, May 6, at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, memorials to the family would be appreciated.

Schmidt & Bartelt-Van Valin Funeral and Cremation Services in Mukwonago is serving the family. For more information, call 363-7126 or visit online at