Edward was born November 29, 1960 to Lawrence & Nellie Gotchie. Ed Graduated from Deer River High school, after graduation Ed enlisted in the US Marine Corp, with an honorable discharge Eddie served his country well above anyone's standards.
Edwards Gaming employment for the Leech Lake Band started at the Palace as a bingo, he moved on to Northern Lights as a slot attendant for a long period of his gaming employment. Edward was currently working as a custodian at the White Oak Casino where also he worked as a slot attendant. Edward loved Bingo and playing Keno, but the love of his life was his garden. he was a animal lover both cats & dogs. He will be missed by his family very Dearly.
Edward survived by, Siblings, Lawrence "Rerun" (Debbie) Gotchie, Rose Gotchie, Bobby Joe Gotchie, Donald "Ducko" (Sheila) Gotchie, Dona Mae Gotchie, Mary Jo Gotchie, Steven (Becky) Gotchie Caleb Gotchie, Sister-in-law Candace Gotchie.
Preceded By Parents Lawrence & Nellie Gotchie, Brothers Andrew "Smoke" Gotchie, Ernest Gotchie & William Gotchie