May 15, 2023 3:31 AM

Edward A. Mohnike

Posted May 15, 2023 3:31 AM
Edward Mohnike
Edward Mohnike

Edward A. Mohnike, 79, of Burlington, died Thursday, May 11, 2023, at the Southeast Iowa Regional Hospice House in West Burlington surrounded by his family.

Born May 18, 1943, in Burlington, he was the son of Arthur Edward and Cleola Hall Mohnike. On May 1, 1999, he married Pennie Jo Hardinger in New London.

Ed worked at Exide Company for 30 years until his retirement.

He loved to go fishing, camping, and loved fixing things. Ed was a member of The New London Country Club. He dearly loved to spend time with his family.

Survivors include his wife; son, Eddie Wasson of Burlington; step-son, Gene Polhans of Savanna, Ill.; two step-daughters, Kim Polhans of Monmouth, Ill. and Karla Andies of Burlington; 24 grandchildren; 48 great-grandchildren; 1 great-great grandchild; brother Ben (Val) Mohnike of Roseville, Ill.; and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents; grandparents; one daughter; one step-son; one brother; and two sisters. 

The memorial service for Mr. Mohnike will be 11 a.m. Wednesday, May 17, 2023, at Parkside First Baptist Church with Pastor Bill Price officiating. A time of food and fellowship will be held at Parkside First Baptist Church  following the service.

Memorials have been established for Parkside Baptist Church and the New London Country Club.