Hugo Charles Edberg

Wednesday, January 13, 2010

Hugo Charles Edberg, 82, of Greencastle died Friday, Jan. 8, 2010, at the Putnam County Hospital in Greencastle.

He was born Aug. 31, 1927 in Chicago, the son of Hugo and Ella Kullander Edberg. Hugo graduated from Wayne State University in Detroit, with a B.A. and J.D. He was a member of the American Bar Association and the Florida and Michigan Bar Association.

Mr. Edberg was a partner in the Renfrew & Edberg Law Firm in Royal Oak, Mich. and the Hill, Hill & Dickenson Law Firm in Tampa, Fla. He also owned the Edberg Law Firm in Tampa.

Hugo married Judith F. Patterson on June 21, 1954, and she survives. He is also survived by a son, Eric Edberg of Greencastle; a daughter, Dr. Christine Edberg of Scottsdale, Ariz.; and four grandchildren, Peter and Kullan Edberg and Anand and Nina Balan.

He was preceded in death by his parents, and a sister, Ruth Marie Edberg.

Funeral services will be held at 4 p.m. Saturday at St. Andrew Episcopal Church. Friends may call at the church from 2 p.m. until service time on Saturday.

Memorial contributions may be made to the St. Andrew Episcopal Church, Parish Discretionary Fund, 520 E. Seminary St., Greencastle, IN 46153. Condolences can be left at