Mr. Edward Switzer, age 85, of Spring Lake passed away Saturday, November 16, 2019. He was born June 20, 1934, in Toronto, Canada, to Walter and Madeline (Schwartz) Schweitzer. On August 19, 1961, he married Susan Schepers in Grand Haven, and she preceded him in death on December 1, 2015.
Edward was a member of the St. John’s Episcopal Church and the Lions Club. He was a member of the 1955-56 University of Michigan hockey team that won the National Championship, in a game where he had a hat trick. He was also a proud member of the Michigan Hockey Alumni Association. He enjoyed being outside and working in his yard. In 1998, he retired from the Spring Lake Public Schools after many years of teaching.