Edward Cowell age 68 of Perry passed away on Thursday, Aug. 31, 2017 at his home, rural Perry, Iowa. Funeral services will be held on Thursday, Sept. 7, 2017 at 12:30 p.m. at the Carris Family Funeral Home in Perry. Burial will be in the Iowa Veteran Cemetery at Adel, Iowa. Memorials will be given to the family and may be left at the Carris Family Funeral Home. Online condolences may be sent at www.carrisfuneralhome.com.