Ed Travis - March 06, 2014
Hans Edward Travis, born Aug. 16, 1932, died in Titusville, Fla., on March 6, 2014.
Ed grew up on the “Travis” ranch and farm in Phillips County. He attended Pleasant Valley Elementary School, graduated from Phillips County High School in 1950 and was an alumni of Yale University. He worked as a comptroller, in IT research and development and as a systems analyst and software systems developer.
He was preceded in death by one son, Steven Edward; his parents, Percy and Winnie Travis; one brother, Stan; and an infant sister, Mary Anne.
He is survived by one daughter, Linda Buss of West Virginia; one son, Hans David of North Carolina; five grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; six siblings, Larry of Madison, Wis., Joyce of Pensacola, Fla., Karen of Holyoke, LaDean of Pueblo, Ron of Thousand Oaks, Calif., and Dianne of Delta; and 20 nephews and nieces.
He will be greatly missed by those who knew and loved him.
A graveside service will be held at Pleasant Valley Cemetery at a later time.