Edwin Alker Orvis
Edwin Alker Orvis, 85, of Colora, MD, passed away peacefully May 28, 2016 at Christiana Hospital.
Ed was a member of the Army Corps of Engineers during the Korean War. He owned a grocery store in Rowlandsville and owned an Angus Farm in Conowingo for many years. Later in life, he worked at Algers, Western Auto, and Martins.
Surviving him is his wife of 63 years, Nancy. He was preceded in death by his mother, Mabel Alker Orvis.
As Ed wished, services will be private.
Memorial contributions may be made payable to Paws for Life, Inc., Chesapeake City and sent in care to R.T. Foard Funeral Home, P.A., 111 S. Queen St., Rising Sun, MD 21911.
To send condolences, please visit www.rtfoard.com.
R.T. Foard Funeral Home, P.A.
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