Teddy Levell Aden

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    Teddy Levell Aden of Sullivan, Missouri was born on February 9, 1939 in Datto, Arkansas to Bill and Viola (Kimball) Aden and passed away on Sunday, July 17, 2022 at the age of 83 years.


    He grew up and attended school in Datto, Arkansas. After graduation, Teddy enlisted into the United States Air Force and honorably served his country for four years.
    Following his honorable discharge, he moved to St. Louis, Missouri where he met Christine. They were married on February 24, 1962.
    Teddy worked in various places throughout his life as an experienced welder, some of the most memorable would be his partnership with his brother-in-law at 7 Cedars Auto Body in Steelville, Missouri, the Pea Ridge Mines and Scott’s Welding in his retirement. After owning and operating 7 Cedar Auto Body, he relocated to Sullivan, Missouri where he invested in real estate property and made his final home.
    Teddy loved yardwork, tending to his garden, and watching Cardinals Baseball and Joel Olsteen, aka “Preacher Man.” He was also a talented woodworker and could often be found working away in his shop.
    He was preceded in death by his wife, Christine Aden; parents, Bill and Viola Aden; two brothers, James and Leo Aden; and one sister, Billie Jean Brooks.
    He is survived by his son, Timothy Aden, of Sullivan, Missouri; one brother, Jack Aden and wife Nancy of Ft. Charlotte, Florida; sister-in-law, Patricia King of Tennessee; special friend and caretaker, Lindsey Jarvis and husband Casey, as well as their three children: Aubrey Jarvis, Kaitlin Jarvis and Cassidy Cunningham, all of Sullivan, Missouri; other relatives and friends.
    Visitation was held from 10 a.m. to noon on Monday, July 25, 2022 at the Eaton Funeral Home in Sullivan, Missouri.
    Services were held at noon on Monday, July 25, 2022 at the Eaton Funeral Home in Sullivan, Missouri with Pastor John Blackmore officiating.
    Arrangements under the direction of the Eaton Funeral Home and Cremation Center of Sullivan, Missouri.