- April 16, 1944 - June 8, 2011
- Forest Lake, Minnesota
of Edward's Passing
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“On behalf of the Forest Lake American Legion Post 225 we give thanks for Edward's military service to our nation.
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Edward "Buzz" Irber, age 67 of Forest Lake, died while surrounded by his family on Wednesday, June 8, 2011. Ed was the owner of B and I Equipment/The Tractor Place and a proud veteran of the United States Army. He will be remembered as a loving, caring, generous person. He is preceded in death by his parents, Joseph and Charlotte; sister, Mary Jo. He will be dearly missed by those who knew and loved him including his wife, Carole; daughter, Linda (Dan) Beals, Sharon Irber; grandchildren, Jaymen, Madeline; dear friend, Joyce Wiseman; siblings, Ann (Roger) Ziton, Joey Irber; many other family and friends. Visitation will be held from 10:00-12:00 p.m., Wednesday, June 15, 2011 at Mattson Funeral Home, 343 North Shore Drive, Forest Lake. Graveside Services will be held at 1:30 p.m., Wednesday at Fort Snelling National Cemetery. Memorials are preferred to the family.