HOOVER, Edward M., of Alpena died Sunday, Dec. 2, 2012.
He is survived by his wife, Catherine; daughter, Ashleen; brothers, Harold and William; and sister, Faith.
A service to celebrate his life, his art and his passing will take place on Monday, Dec. 17, 2012, 11 a.m. at New Life Christian Church, in Alpena, led by Pastor Jack Williams. His artwork will be displayed for his friends and family to enjoy. His ashes will be scattered in places where he was given to pure and unadulterated joy in the spring and summer.