Edward Raymond Pelles, 61, of Westcliffe, Colorado passed away peacefully on Friday March 25th, 2022 at UC Health Memorial Hospital, Colorado Springs, CO with family present.
Eddie was born August 14th, 1960 in Weierhof Germany to the late Maria Krisch Pelles and Steven Pelles.
Eddie and family moved to Colorado Springs, Co where he grew up. As an adult he sought employment in Denver Co where for 33 years he designed flight charts for the F.A.A.
Eddie also had what he called his fun job which was a pyrotechnician. He was responsible for the safe storage, handling, and functioning of pyrotechnics and pyrotechnic devices. He performed the firework shows for various cities and high schools throughout Colorado.
Eddie also enjoyed deep sea fishing, a favorite place was off the coast of Oregon. He also enjoyed flying glider planes whenever he had an opportunity.
Eddie retired in 2015 and moved to Westcliffe, Colorado where he enjoyed the mountain life with his wife and their pets.
Eddie is survived by his wife Tina Pelles of Westcliffe, Co, his brother Kenny Amaral of Kona HI, and his sister Patricia Amaral Buskirk of Honolulu HI.
Per Eddie’s request there will be no viewing or service.
Online condolences may be sent to his family at Harwood Cremation and Funeral services in Canon City CO.
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