Eldred "Ed" J. Waller, 63, of 1510 S. 25th St., died Wednesday morning at a local hospital. He was born in Easton, and moved to St. Joseph in 1951. He had been a shop foreman for 25 years in the appliance service and repair department at the Sears Roebuck and Co., in St. Joseph, retiring in 1981 . . .