Edward Holt of Festus, Missouri, passed away Wednesday, he was 81 years old. He was a U.S. Navy Veteran of the Vietnam Era; a retired over the road truck driver for Knight Transportation and American Trucking; a lifelong member of the Teamsters Union; and American Legion #253.

He is survived by daughters Mary Mason of Florida, and Marolyn Holt of Farmington, step-children Christine Sproull of Festus, Sandie Wren of Herculaneum, Ron Lynch of the Philippines, and Jim Menke, III of Festus; three grandchildren, and two great-grandchildren.

Funeral services with military honors for Edward Holt will be Tuesday (14th) morning at 11 at Vinyard Funeral Home in Festus. Interment in Memorial Park Cemetery in St. Louis.

Visitation will be this Tuesday (14th) morning from 10 until the time of the service at the funeral home.