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Eddie Underwood - Departed on Aug 29, 2018 - Dorchester, Wisconsin
Eddie Underwood - Departed on Aug 29, 2018 - Dorchester, Wisconsin

Eddie Underwood

Born in Phoenix, AZ on Jan 17, 1978

Died on Aug 29, 2018 and resided in Dorchester, Wisconsin

We announce the unexpected natural passing of Eddie Allen Underwood, age 40, Dorchester, WI on Wednesday, August 29, 2018. Eddie was born January 17, 1978, in Phoenix, AZ to the late Terry Ann (Dempski) Murphy. After moving to Green Bay, he attended Green Bay East High School, graduating in 1996. Eddie married the former Jennifer Bluel on September 7, 1996 in Green Bay. He loyally served his country in the Marines and later the Army Reserve from 1996-2013, completing multiple overseas tours in Okinawa, Germany, Kuwait, and Jordan.  He joined the Department of Corrections after leaving active duty, working as a corrections officer and sergeant at Green Bay and Stanley.  Eddie enjoyed learning and teaching others about history, especially the medieval period.  He was recently completing the build of a working trebuchet with his friends.  Eddie loved being with his pets, reading or relaxing with the TV in his free time, and making other people laugh.  He was looking forward to retirement and the birth of his first grandchild.  Eddie will be greatly missed by his friends and family.

He is survived by his wife Jennifer and their two children, Samantha and Alexander; brother, George Dempski; sisters, Joanna Barnett, Christen Sprague, and Lisa Martin; his mother-in-law, Kathie Henquinette; his beloved nieces and nephews; and many other family members and friends.

Eddie was preceded in death by his grandmother, Edna Louise (Jones) Havener. 

Friends may call at the Proko-Wall Funeral Home, 1630 E. Mason Street, after 2:00 pm on Tuesday, September 4, until time of service. Funeral service 5:00 pm Tuesday at the funeral home with Rev. Ross Schultz officiating. Burial in Nicolet Memorial Gardens.  In lieu of floral donations, we ask friends and family to donate to the Clark County Humane Society in Neillsville, WI.