Edward Alan Eby

Monday, February 3, 2020

Father, Brother, Uncle, Friend; Edward Alan “Ed” Eby of Livingston, passed away on Jan. 29, 2020 at the age of 67 after a brief illness. 

Ed was born in Helena, Montana on June 20, 1952. He was also raised in Helena, where he graduated from Helena High School. He attended MSU prior to proudly serving in the U.S. Army. After serving in the Army, Ed received a master’s degree at Brooks Institute of Photography in Santa Barbara, California. His beautiful daughter was born while living in California.

Ed was fond of music and books and could often be found playing his piano, researching or reading an interesting book especially after he retired. He loved working in his yard and tending to his amazing flowers. Ed also enjoyed woodworking, making many awesome things, including beautiful flower boxes.

Survivors include his daughter, April Eby; granddaughter Kyra; and ex-wife, Patti, of Aurora, Colorado; brother Ray Eby and his wife, Diane, of Helena; niece, Danielle and her husband, Mike; nephew Brett and his wife, Amanda; and great-nieces Olivia and Caroline.

Ed was preceded in death by his father, William, and mother, Marlene; stepfather, Jack Tinsley; and great-niece Jacqueline Eby.

Ed was loved and will be greatly missed. We will forever treasure the good times and hold onto our memories.  There will be no service held, per Ed’s request. 

Franzen-Davis Funeral Home and Crematory has been entrusted with arrangements. To view the obituary and share condolences, visit www.Franzen-Davis.com.